HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ launched in India for Rs. 15800 and Rs. 19790

HTC Desire 12 and 12 Plus
HTC Desire 12 and 12 Plus


HTC has launched its Desire 12 and Desire 12+ smartphones in India. These phones were announced back in March this year. HTC Desire 12 is priced at Rs. 15800 and HTC Desire 12+ costs Rs. 19790.

HTC Desire 12 features a 5.5-inch HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) with HTC Sense UI. The phone is powered by 1.5GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 64-bit processor with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU.

HTC Desire 12

It has 3GB RAM and 32 Gb of storage. Storage is also expandable up to 2TB. The phone features 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, PDAF and f/2.2 aperture. It also comes with 5 megapixels front camera with f/2.4 aperture.

Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS. It also packs 2730 mAh battery.

Also see: Best Tinder Alternatives

HTC Desire 12+ is bigger with 6-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display. It runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo) with HTC Sense UI. The phone has 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU.

HTC Desire 12+

You get 3GB RAM and 32GB storage with an option to expand storage up to 2TB. This phone has dual camera setup where it gets 13 megapixels primary sensor with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture and PDAF along with 2 megapixels secondary sensor. It also has 8 megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash.

It comes with fingerprint sensor. Other connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS + GLONASS. It packs 2965 mAh battery.

Both phones will be available for pre-order through HTC eStore from tomorrow. Starting June 11, both will be available from online and offline stores.

Even if HTC is struggling a lot in India, they have not learnt anything. These phones are no where comparable to rivals of the same price. There is not a single reason to buy these phones at the given price tag until you are a HTC fan who doesn’t care for your money.