HTC U12 Plus Specifications Price in USA UK India and Nigeria
Htc U12 Plus has finally been released by the Tech company HTC after months of speculations and leaks by the online mobile community as their flagship device for 2018. The Htc U12 Plus doesnt fall short of surprises as it rocks a quad camera setup, with us seeing tow up front and two behind with the display having no notch which is sigh like a relief to those who dont like smartphone with notches considering the One Plus 6 comes with a notch. Lets dive straight into it.
HTC U12 Plus Key Features
・6-inch QHD Super LCD6 capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2880 pixels
・Android 8.0 Oreo with 6GB RAM
・Octa-core 2.8GHz Snapdragon 845
・128GB/64GB built-in storage, upgradeable up to 400GB
・12MP +16MP rear camera and 8MP + 8MP front camera
・3500 mAh non-removable Li-Ion Battery
The HTC U12 Plus has an aluminium alloy overall uni-body finishing and covered in Corning Gorilla Glass 5 as well. With its IP68 certifications, you can literally go swimming with the device and take selfies underwater cool isnt it.
The dual shooters now sit in a vertical position at the top middle which is cool because it doesn’t copy the iPhone X trend. The dual tone flash comes underneath before the fingerprint scanner, it has Pressure-sensitive buttons as well for Edge Sense squeeze gesture like its predecessor which is somewhat cool.
Finally we see a flagship device without the trending notched screen, as the HTC U12 Plus comes with no notch what so ever. The U12 Plus screen dishes out an 18:9 aspect ratio, offering the standard bezel-less display with super minimal top and bottom bezel giving that premium display feel.
The 6-inch QHD Super LCD6 capacitive touchscreen boasts of 1440 x 2880 pixels in resolution. It offers immersive visuals with a pixel per inch density of 539, there’s DCI-P3 & HDR10 compliant and a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on top. The screen stretches all the way to 80.3% of the entire front, the display is just mad when you at it critically one of the best that HTC can offer in 2018.
HARDWARE AND SoC
This smartphone has packed some serious hardware, the HTC U12 Plus features the Snapdragon 845 chip from Qualcomm. It is an octa-core processor that runs at a blazing speed of 2.8GHz and operates on the 10nm process technology i don’t think this device will experience what we call lagging. In terms of graphics, the Adreno 630 graphics processor is in charge for awesome graphics experience for gamer’s i see PUBG fans smiling to this.
For multitasking, there’s 6GB of RAM which is big enough to handle all your heavy multitasking. While for storage, there’s one with 128GB and another with 64GB. Both are upgradeable up to 400GB using a memory card. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo straight out of the box and will definitely get Android P update, HTC’s Sense UI is on top.
The first 12MP shooter has an f/1.8 aperture, 1.4µm pixel size and Dual Pixel PDAF, while the 16MP telephoto camera beside it has f/2.6 aperture and 1.0µm pixel size. Both cameras will work together to deliver some of the best photographs on mobile. The cameras has phase detection & laser autofocus, OIS, gyro-EIS, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED dual-tone flash and shoots simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording.
There’s touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama) as well. Shoot videos of 2160p@60fps and 1080p@30/60/240fps with HDR and 24-bit/96kHz stereo sound rec. For selfies, the 8MP + 8MP dual camera has f/2.0 aperture, 1.12µm pixel size with 1080p, HDR videos and supports Face ID.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
HTC U12 Plus is available on shopping stores, starting from $799 to $899 in the USA and UK, that’s about N270,000 – N310,000 in Nigeria, in India it goes for 54,240 Rs, in Ghana it goes for 3,708 Ghc and in Kenya 80,915 Ksh.
FULL SPECIFICATION OF HTC U12 PLUS
・Announced: May, 2018
・Status: Available. May 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: 850/1700/1900/2100
・4G Support: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 49, 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Aluminium frame
・Dimensions: 156.6 x 73.9 x 8.7 mm
・Colour: Translucent Blue, Ceramic Black, Flame Red
・Screen Type: QHD Super LCD6 capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1440 x 2880 pixels
・Pixel Density: 537ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 80.3%
・Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo
・Processor: Octa-core 2.8GHz
・Chipset type: Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
・Graphics Processing Unit: Adreno 630
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 400GB
・Internal storage: 64GB/128GB
・Back Camera: 12MP + 16MP
・Front Camera: 8MP + 8MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: No
・Wifi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope, compass
・3.5mm Audio Jack: No
・Fast Charging: Yes