This stylish performer earns its stripes

A striped design with striking looks and a grip that your hand will love. Twin 13MP cameras deliver picture perfect images both front and back. And performance so clean and smooth it will take your breath away. HTC Desire 12s is designed to delight.


Striped to perfection

With our unique striped dual finish design, HTC Desire 12s stands out from the crowd in both looks and feel. This phone sports a big display while surprisingly light and compact without any compromises on quality.

A grand view

The 5.7”, 18:9 full body display really opens up your view. It’s big and seamless, making it a perfect go-to for watching movies and videos, playing games, checking emails and a whole lot more.


Your best self in any occasion

The 13MP selfie camera will delight the selfie enthusiast in you. The front flash makes taking those tricky low light selfies a snap. Look your best with beautification mode even when the conditions or lighting isn’t favorable.


Capture bright colors and delicate details

The hi-res 13MP main shooter packs a powerful punch. Fast focus with PDAF gives you the crisp and brilliant details you deserve.


Clean and smooth experience

HTC Desire 12s eliminates duplication of apps and offers easy one-handed operation for a more intuitive experience so you can accomplish more. And this beauty also comes equipped with a Qualcomm® octa-core processor that is a multitasking machine just like you.
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Your phone is your wallet

Shopping is both fast and hassle-free. HTC Desire 12s turns your phone into a wallet so you can make quick, convenient mobile payments. Or travel with Desire 12s as your transit pass. (i)

    • 5.7” Quad HD display with 18:9 aspect ratio

    • 3075mAh (ii)

    • 13MP main camera with high quality zoom
    • 13MP dual front camera with natural Bokeh

    • 4k/60fps
    • 3D audio recording quality and Acoustic Focus 2 with Audio Boost
  • AUDIO 5

    • HTC BoomSound™ Hi-Fi edition
    • HTC USonic with Active Noise Cancellation

    • Liquid Surface

    • one-handed convenience

    • Android O. Will upgrade to Android P
    • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 435
    • Android™ 8.0 with HTC Sense
    • IP68
    • 3/4GB RAM
    • 32/64GB Storage
    • Fast charging support
  • Payment and transit pass capabilities enabled through NFC. Actual support and feasibility may vary by service providers.
  • Nominal capacity: 3075mAh. Rated capacity 3005mAh.


  • Display

    • 5.7 inch, 18:9
    • HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels)
    • Display color personalization
  • Size (length x width x edge thickness) 1, 2

    • 154.2 x 72.7 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight 2

    • 150g
  • Platform 3

    • Android™ 8.1 with HTC Sense™
  • CPU

    • Qualcomm ® Snapdragon™ 435, octa-core, 64-bits
  • Main Camera

    • 13MP
    • Phase-Detection Autofocus
    • LED flash
    • f/2.0
    • Timer up to 10 seconds
    • Face detection
    • HDR
    • Panorama mode
    • Full HD 1080p video recording
    • Video Pic (capture photos while recording)
  • Front camera

    • 13 MP
    • Fixed-focus
    • BSI sensor
    • f/2.2
    • Beauty mode
    • LED flash
    • Selfie timer up to 10 seconds
    • HDR
    • Full HD 1080p video recording
    • Face detection
    • Video Pic (capture photos while recording)
  • Buttons, keys, and Connection ports

    • 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
    • Micro-USB
  • Memory 4

    • ROM: 3 GB/RAM: 32 GB
    • ROM: 4 GB/RAM: 64 GB
    • Extended memory: microSDTM (up to SDXC)
    • Flex Storage
  • SIM card and Mobile Networking 5

    • Nano SIM
    • Dual standby
    • Dual LTE (both SIM supports LTE)
    • SIM card manager. Setup mobile data connection
    • without swapping SIM cards in existing SIM slots
    • 2G/2.5G - GSM/GPRS/EDGE
    • · 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    • 3G UMTS
    • · 850/900/1900/2100 (B1/B2/B5/B8); HSDPA 42, HSUPA 5.76
    • 4G LTE
    • · FDD: Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28
    • · TDD: Bands 38, 40, 41
    • Support Cat.6 download up to 300 Mbps, upload up to 50Mbps
  • Location

    • Internal GPS antenna with GLONASS
  • Sensors

    • Ambient light sensor
    • Proximity sensor
    • Motion G-sensor
    • Compass sensor
    • Magnetic sensor
    • Fingerprint sensor
  • Battery 6

    • Capacity: 3075 mAh
    • Power saver mode
    • Charging (5V/1A)
  • Audio supported formats

    • Playback: .aac, .amr, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .wma
    • Recording: .aac, .amr
  • Video supported formats

    • Playback: .3gpp, .amr, .mp4, .wav
    • Recording: .mp4
  1. Thickness of device is measured at the edge of device. Thickness may be different at different parts of device.
  2. All units of measurement may vary slightly according to manufacturing tolerance.
  3. Platform may be different after software update.
  4. Available storage is less due to phone software. Available storage is subject to change based on phone software updates and apps usage.
    Extended memory limited to available microSD card size.
  5. Network bands in regions may be different, depending on the mobile operator and your location. 4G LTE only available in select countries. Upload and download speeds also depend on the mobile operator.
  6. Nominal capacity: 3075mAh. Rated capacity: 3000mAh.
Note: Specifications may be different after software update and are subject to change without prior notice.
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