HTC Desire 12 low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out HTC Desire 12 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. HTC Desire 12 price in India is around Rs.15,999 and $249 in the USA. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.
Best Price: Rs.15,999(India), $249(USA)
HTC Desire 12 Key Features:
- Android OS, v7.x.
- 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
- 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP secondary camera.
- Quad-Core processor and Mediatek MT6739 chipset.
- 2/3 GB RAM and 16/32 GB Internal Memory
- 2730 mAh Battery
HTC Desire 12 Advantages (Pros):
- HTC Desire 12 comes with Android OS, v7.x.
- Presents 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
- It has a good screen-to-body ratio for the better viewing experience.
- HTC Desire 12 display has good pixel density for its HD+ resolution (~293 PPI pixel density)
- It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
- It provides 2/3 GB RAM for multitasking.
- It encompasses with Quad-core processor.
- HTC Desire 12 has equipped with MediaTek MT6739 Chipset.
- Brings an internal memory of 16/32 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 400 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
- It offers 13 MP rear camera with additional features like f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama.
- It offers 5 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.4, 1/5″ sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size, 720p.
- Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
- It has the battery capacity of 2730 mAh which is good for heavy usage.
- Performance is average with no lags.
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
- Supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, compass.
- Design and build quality are good.
- It offers loudspeakers.
- Supports FM radio.
- It is available in Cool Black, Warm Silver colors to choose.
- HTC Desire 12 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
HTC Desire 12 Disadvantages (Cons):
- Old Android OS.
- Performace is average and heating problems.
- Costly for its features.
- Many sensors are missing like Fingerprint, gyro etc.
- No dual camera set up.
- No display protection like gorilla glass.
- Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
- No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
- No fast charging support.
- No full HD display.
Check out HTC Desire 12 Specifications:
|Model Name||Desire 12|
|SIM Type||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Operating System||Android 7.x|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Colors||Cool Black, Warm Silver|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.5 inches, 78.1 cm2 (~74.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~293 ppi density)|
|Dimensions||148.5 x 70.8 x 8.2 mm (5.85 x 2.79 x 0.32 in)|
|Weight||137 g (4.83 oz)|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch|
|Primary Camera||13 MP|
|Secondary Camera||5 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″ sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size, 720p|
|Other Camera Features||f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||16/32 GB|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, up to 400 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 2730 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||microUSB 2.0|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Additional Features & Apps||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.|
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