HTC U12 with 5.99-inch QHD+ display, Snapdragon 845, 256GB storage, 12MP + 16MP dual rear cameras expected in April

HTC’s next flagship smartphone U12 is codenmaed ‘Imagine’ and the complete specifications of the phone has surfaced. It is said to feature 5.99-inch QHD+ screen, similar to the U11+ and will pack Snapdragon 845, up to 6GB RAM and up to 256GB storage. It is said to run Android 8.0 (Oreo) with full support for project Treble for seamless updates. 

It is said to pack 12-megapixel rear camera along with a 16-megapixel secondary camera, both with Sony IMX3 series sensors and  will also feature IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance. It is said to come with 8-megapixel front-facing camera with support for HTC Face unlock.

HTC U12 rumored specifications

  • 5.99-inch (2880 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD+ Super LCD 6 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
  • 4GB / 6GB RAM, 64GB / 128GB / 256GB storage (UFS 2.1), expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo) with HTC Sense UI
  • Single / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 12MP HTC UltraPixel rear camera with dual LED flash, secondary 16MP rear camera,
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Water and dust resistant (IP68)
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • USB-C audio, HTC USonic with Active Noise Cancellation,HTC BoomSound Hi-Fi edition, Hi-Res audio certified
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS with GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3420mAh battery with fast charging

The HTC U11 was introduced in May last year and the U12 is said to be introduced in April this year, which is next month. We should get to see the image of the phone in the coming weeks.


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