Founded in 1997 as a laptop manufacturer, Taiwan-based HTC soon began making smartphones based on Windows Mobile and Brew. It released the first commercial Android smartphone, the HTC Dream, in 2008, and is today a manufacturer of both Android and Windows based smartphones. HTC re-entered the tablet market with the Google Nexus 9 in 2014. HTC's latest mobile launch is the U12+. The smartphone was launched in May 2018. The phone comes with a 6.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2880 pixels at a PPI of 537 pixels per inch.
The HTC U12+ is powered by 2.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 2000GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the HTC U12+ packs a 12-Ultrapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The HTC U12+ runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a 3500mAh non removable battery. It measures 156.60 x 73.90 x 9.70 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 188.00 grams.
The HTC U12+ is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.