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HTC U12 Plus is now available for pre-order, this is coming after weeks of countless leaks and renders. The flagship device was quietly introduced by HTC yesterday and the Pre-order starts today in Europe and US. It’ll be available globally in the coming weeks.

HTC U12 Plus

Just like most 2018 high-end flagship, it houses the Snapdragon 845 flagship chipset with octa-core processor. The trending dual rear camera has found its way to HTC U series, as it debuted at number 2 on DxOMark. It boasts of 6GB of RAM, Android 8.0 Oreo and IP68 certifications. Lets find out more.


HTC U12 Plus

The U12 Plus comes in the same body as the U11 Plus in terms of certifications. It’s IP68 certified offering dust and water resistant and providing durability. The device sports an aluminium alloy overall unibody that’s covered exquisitely in glass. This makes the device reflects light beautifully, it also has Pressure-sensitive buttons which enables Edge Sense squeeze gestures.

HTC U12 Plus

At the rear, the dual shooters are in unique position here, they are vertical at the top middle. The dual-LED flash comes underneath and then there’s the fingerprint scanner, before the HTC logo. It measures 8.7mm in thickness and weighs 188g, this is quite bulky for a flagship. It’s available in Translucent Blue, Ceramic Black, Flame Red and other exclusive colors.


HTC U12 Plus

No notch here for obvious reasons, it seems HTC isn’t feeling the whole notch trend yet. When you get the U12 Plus, the screen dishes out the usual 18:9 aspect ratio screen with first generation bezel-less display. No narrow bezels in sight as usual, the top and bottom bezel are super minimal as well.

The 6-inch QHD Super LCD6 capacitive touchscreen displays some of the most immersive visuals ever on mobile. It boasts of 1440 x 2880 pixels in resolution and 537 pixel per inch density for sharp visuals. It has DCI-P3 & HDR10 compliant, stretches up to 80.3% screen-to-body ratio with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on top.

Hardware and Software

The brain behind the device is the powerful Snapdragon 845 chip from Qualcomm with an Octa-Core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The 8-Cores of processor here runs at a blazing pace of 2.8GHz with 10nm process technology. In the graphics department, the Adreno 630 delivers.

There’s only one version in terms of RAM, which is the 6GB version, it has a memory speed of up to 2GHz as well. In terms of storage, there’s a standard version with 128GB space and a cheaper variant with 64GB. If you can let go of the SIM slot 2, then you can upgrade up to 400GB. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo, planned upgrade to Android 9.0 P with HTC Sense UI.


HTC U12 Plus

Turning over to the back, the dual 12MP + 16MP cameras captures stunning images. The device debuted just below Huawei’s P20 Pro in terms of overall camera quality, according to DXO Mark. The first 12MP shooter to the left has f/1.8 aperture, 1.4µm pixel size and Dual Pixel PDAF. While the 16MP shooter has f/2.6 aperture and 1.0µm pixel size.

HTC U12 Plus

Features on the camera includes phase detection & laser autofocus, OIS, gyro-EIS, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED dual-tone flash. There’s also Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face and smile detection, HDR, Panorama. You can shoot 4K videos of 2160p@60fps and 1080p@30/60/240fps with HDR and 24-bit/96kHz stereo sound rec. For selfies, there’s a dual 8MP + 8MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1.12µm pixel size as well.


Powering the HTC U12 Plus is a 3500mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 1.5 hours.

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HTC U12 Plus Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model HTC U12 Plus
Announced May, 2018
Released May, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores


2G Network 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
4G Network 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)
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM


Type Aluminium
Dimensions156.6 x 73.9 x 8.7 mm
Weight 188g
Protection Yes
Colours Translucent Blue, Ceramic Black, Flame Red


Display Type QHD Super LCD6 capacitive touchscreen
Size 6-inch
Resolution 1440 x 2880 pixels
Colors16M colors
Pixel Density 537ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 80.3%
Touch ScreenYes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary DisplayNo


12MP + 16MP
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
ISO settings 
Scene mode 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, dual-LED
8MP + 8MP


Android 8.0 Oreo
HTC Sense UI


Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
CPU Octa-core 2.8GHz
GPU Adreno 630
Internal Storage 64GB/128GB
Yes, up to 400GB

Fingerprint (Rear)
Ambient Light
Gyroscope, Compass

ControlsTouchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeYes, microUSB
GPSYes, with A-GPS
Facial Identification Yes


Battery TypeLi-Ion Battery
Capacity 3500mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Talk Time
Music Play


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones


Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is HTC U12 Plus Price and Availability Status?

The HTC U12 Plus is available on Shopping stores, starting from $799 (N270,000) to $899 (N310,000). Click on the links above to view the latest HTC U12 Plus price & availability on Shopping stores.

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