Here’s our short test to the Desire 12 in one go. The device even supports two nano-SIMs, although this comes at the cost of using a microSD card. The Desire 12 Plus has a 2,965 mAh battery, which is marginally smaller than those in our comparison devices. The LED flash is strong though, which benefits photos and videos. Thomas Meyer, 2018-07- 3 (Update: 2019-03- 9). The display has left us with a mixed impression. With 99% as a start, one hour of AOV and PUBG mobile has depleted 12% and 17% respectively, leaving us with 70% battery left. Nonetheless, they have yet giving up from making smartphones and continue to introduces their new U series flagship and the new Desire mid-range smartphone into Malaysian market. HTC Desire 12 Plus Full Technical Specifications General HTC Desire 12+ review: What you need to know The Desire 12+ is a budget phone so the specification is, understandably, not as impressive as its flagship sibling. Hence, high frame rate gaming on PUBG mobile is no go in this smartphone. The temperature distribution is relatively even on the back case, with surface temperatures only differing by a maximum of 2 °C. We also subjected the Desire 12 Plus to camera tests under controlled lighting conditions. There is an absence of bass though. Last Updated: Apr 23, 2018. I have a BA in International History and Politics from the University of Leeds, which I have since converted to a Law Degree. The Desire 12 Plus is the first Desire series smartphone to bring dual rear camera. Thank you! There is no serious frame drops or lag encountered during the gameplay. The Desire 12 Plus manages its surface temperatures reasonably well, although some areas get hotter than others. 29.1 °C = 84 F | Room Temperature 21.5 °C = 71 F | Voltcraft IR-260, Power Supply (max.) frequency)Overall 100 - 16.000 Hz(±) | linearity of overall sound is average (23.6% difference to median)Compared to same class» 46% of all tested devices in this class were better, 13% similar, 41% worse» The best had a delta of 13%, average was 24%, worst was 65%Compared to all devices tested» 67% of all tested devices were better, 8% similar, 25% worse» The best had a delta of 3%, average was 21%, worst was 65%, (+) | speakers can play relatively loud (85.6 dB)Bass 100 - 315 Hz(-) | nearly no bass - on average 28% lower than median(±) | linearity of bass is average (11% delta to prev. The quality of selfies is modest at best though when compared to the competition. Toggling Easy Mode will brings grid view on apps and can be easily toggled. The choice of CPU is adequate but not impressive. Our test unit is on par with many of our comparison devices and is markedly ahead of the average of handsets that we have tested with 32 GB eMMC flash memory and the class average too. Games like Dream League Soccer are generally slow to load, and framerates are often unstable. The Desire 12 Plus is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450, an SoC that we have seen powering many mid-range Android smartphones. Please see our Guarantees, Return policies and Warranties FAQ for country-specific information. Even simpler games like Angry Birds 2 take a while to load. Our test device achieved a -32 dBm signal attenuation when next to our O2 HomeBox 2 router, which is comparatively weak. Watching videos is more enjoyable than on a 16:9 display as the video fills more of the frame. The Desire 12 Plus ships with Android Oreo 8.0, which is a newer version of Android than the Desire 12 is currently operating on. frequency)Overall 100 - 16.000 Hz(±) | linearity of overall sound is average (24.9% difference to median)Compared to same class» 57% of all tested devices in this class were better, 12% similar, 31% worse» The best had a delta of 13%, average was 24%, worst was 65%Compared to all devices tested» 73% of all tested devices were better, 6% similar, 20% worse» The best had a delta of 3%, average was 21%, worst was 65%, (+) | speakers can play relatively loud (86.3 dB)Bass 100 - 315 Hz(-) | nearly no bass - on average 26.3% lower than median(±) | linearity of bass is average (7.9% delta to prev. Retailing at RM799, the HTC Desire 12+ is now available via Shopee Mall. The iOS 9.3 official stable update has been recalled from Apple ... HTC put its last hope on the One M10 to be launched in March, U-Mobile subscribers can get 1GB of free data by registering through SMS or U Mobile app, HUAWEI P50 Pro newer concept shows a unique camera placement with disgins. It flows with the current trend, coming bezel-less with no navigation buttons at the bottom bezel. Fingerprint (Rear) Most areas of the front of our test device stay at around 30 °C, but the bottom third of the display reaches up to 36.7 °C at its hottest point.