HTC U12 VS. HTC U12+: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: HTC U12 VS. HTC U12+. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.3
7.2
Performance & Hardware
7.7
7.9
Camera
7.2
8.1
Connectivity
7.9
8.1
Battery
6.1
6

Basics

Brand

Brand
HTC
HTC
Aliases
U12
U12 Plus, U12Plus

Release Date

Release date
June 2018, 1 year ago
May 2018, 1 year ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
75.0 mm
157.0 mm
8.0 mm
73.9 mm
156.6 mm
9.7 mm
Weight
165 g
188 g
Usable surface
78 %
80 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
IP68
IP68
Colors
Black

Red

White
Black

Blue

Red

Screen

Diagonal
5.99"
6"
Type
LCD
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2880 px
1440 x 2880 px
Density
538 Pixels per inch
537 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • HDR10
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
HTC U12
Print 3D Model
HTC U12+
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
CPU
4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 + 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385
4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 + 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.8 GHz
2.8 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 630 710MHz
Qualcomm Adreno 630 710MHz

RAM

RAM
6 GB
6 GB

Antutu

Score
210.000
Overall performance better than 87% of devices
275.000
Overall performance better than 90% of devices

Storage

Capacity
128 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, in the back

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
16 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.5
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Double rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
12 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.75
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.40 µm
Telephoto lens
2
Resolution
16 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.00 µm
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Dual front camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
Yes
240 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.0
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

--
--
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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0.660 W/Kg on head
0.530 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3500 mAh
3420 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 8.0 Oreo

Prices

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