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HTC Desire 12

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of HTC Desire 12. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and size. The price and design also get good feedback. Many are critical about the camera and battery, and there are some mixed views about the screen.

usability, design, price, size, durability

performance, battery, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the HTC Desire 12 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Thomas Meyer (notebookcheck.net)

HTC Desire 12 Smartphone Review

 

The object of desire? The smartphone-pioneer HTC first brought its Desire series to the market almost eight years ago. Since then, the Desire series has fallen off the map. Now the HTC Desire 12 tries to find some new fans. In our review, we examine...

beautiful design ; plenty of storage space ; two nano-SIM cards or one MicroSD card with a capacity of up to 2 TB

poor battery life ; slow processor ; display is hard to read in direct sunlight

In terms of its looks, the HTC Desire 12 follows in the tradition of the Desire series and pleases with its beautiful design. It is a shame that the back gets covered with unsightly fingerprints so quickly. Moreover, with 32 GB it offers enough storage...

May, 2018

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

HTC Desire 12: Everything you need to know about HTC’s budget 18:9 smartphone

 

HTC is still making smartphones – here's all you need to know about the Desire 12 and Desire 12 Plus

So long as the price is kept to a minimum – we expect an announcement any minute – the Desire 12 has all the hallmarks of being the budget smartphone to beat this year. It just needs to get over that Moto G6-sized hurdle first.

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

good looking phone

 

i just got this phone ,i had cancelled the order but re-thought about it ,glad i did

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Simple and easy

 

Got this for my husband who is a complete technpfobe and he loves it. It's easy to setup and simple to use.

Nov, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Simple easy to use

 

Got this for my husband who is a complete technofobe. He finds this simple and easy to use. He loves it.

Nov, 2018

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:2730

Call Management

Call divert:Y
Call hold:Y
Call timer:Y
Call waiting:Y
Caller ID:Y
Conference call:Y
Speakerphone:Y
Speed dialing:Y
Vibrating alert:Y

Camera

Auto focus:Y
Built-in flash:Y
Face detection:Y
Flash Type:LED
Front camera aperture number:2.4
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Geotagging:Y
Rear camera aperture number:2.2
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Single camera
Self-timer:Y
Sensor Type:BSI
Smile detection:Y
Video recording:Y
Video recording modes:720p,1080p
Zoom capability:Y

Design

Color of product:Black / Silver
Form Factor:Bar

Display

Aspect Ratio:18:9
Display Diagonal:5.5
Display number of colors:16 million colours
Display Resolution:720 x 1440
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Ambient light sensor:Y
Magnetic sensor:Y
Proximity sensor:Y

Messaging

Chat:Y
E-mail:Y
Instant messaging (IM):Y
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y
Short Message Service (SMS):Y

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:3GP, AAC, FLAC, M4A, Mid, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV
Video formats supported:3GP,MKV,MP4,WEBM

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
GLONASS:Y
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / EDGE,GPRS,GSM
3G:Y
3G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:HSDPA,HSUPA,UMTS
4G:Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth version:4.2
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Performance

Flight mode:Y
Microphone mute:Y
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Support for contact groups:Y
Themes:Wallpapers

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB
USB port:Y
USB version:2.0

Processor

64-bit computing:Y
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Mediatek
Processor model:MT6739

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:8

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:16 / 32
Maximum memory card size:2000
RAM capacity:2 / 3
USB mass storage:Y
User memory:23

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.323
Height:5.85
Weight:4.83
Width:2.79