HTC U12 Life with 6-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 636, dual rear cameras, Dual Tone Liquid finish announced


HTC has announced U12 Life, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone ahead of IFA, as expected. It has a 6-inch Full HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio display, is powered by Snapdragon 636 with 4GB of RAM, has a 16-megapixel rear camera along with a 5-megapixel secondary rear camera to capture portrait shots, Dual LED display, along with a 13-megapixel front camera with LED flash.

It has a dual finish featuring soft, subtle stripes on an acrylic glass unibody with a metal-like design, fingerprint sensor on the back. It can withstand scratches, says the company. It packs a 3600mAh battery.

HTC U12 Life specifications

  • 6-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 IPS 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4x  RAM, 64GB (UFS2.1) storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo) with HTC Sense
  • Dual SIM
  • 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, Dual LED flash, 5MP secondary rear camera
  • 13MP front-facing camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dimensions: 158.5 x 75.4 x 8.3 mm; Weight: 175g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3600mAh (typical) / 3500mAh (minimum) battery

The HTC U12 Life comes in Moonlight Blue and Twilight Purple colors is priced at £300 (US$ 390 / Rs. 27,620 approx.) in UK and will roll out in Europe, Asia and the Middle East in late September.


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