Comparison between:
- HTC Desire 12+
- HTC U Ultra
- HTC 10

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

HTC Desire 12+HTC U UltraHTC 10
HTC Desire 12+
Prices
HTC U Ultra
Prices
HTC 10
Prices
Model aliasDesire 12Plus
Desire 12 Plus
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Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width76.6 mm
7.66 cm
0.25 ft
3.02 in
79.79 mm
7.98 cm
0.26 ft
3.14 in
71.9 mm
7.19 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
Height158.2 mm
15.82 cm
0.52 ft
6.23 in
162.41 mm
16.24 cm
0.53 ft
6.39 in
145.9 mm
14.59 cm
0.48 ft
5.74 in
Thickness8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
7.99 mm
0.8 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
9 mm
0.9 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
Weight157 g
0.35 lbs
5.56 oz
170 g
0.37 lbs
6 oz
161 g
0.35 lbs
5.68 oz
Volume101.79 cm³
6.18 in³
103.54 cm³
6.29 in³
94.41 cm³
5.73 in³
ColorsBlack
Silver
Purple
Gold
Blue
Pink
Black
White
Silver
Gray
Gold
Red
Body materials-Aluminium alloy
Glass
Metal

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards221

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA--CDMA 800 MHz (WL SKU)
CDMA 1900 MHz (WL SKU)
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (UHL SKU)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (UHL SKU)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (UHL SKU)
LTE 1500 MHz (B32) (UHL SKU)
LTE 850 MHz (B26) (UHL SKU)
LTE 800 MHz (B19) (UHL SKU)
LTE 1500 MHz (B21) (UHL SKU)
LTE 700 MHz (B29) (WL SKU)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (WL SKU)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B30) (WL SKU)
LTE 1900 MHz (WL SKU)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (WL SKU)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (WL SKU)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (WL SKU)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 9
EV-DO Rev. A

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
User interface (UI)SenseSenseSense 8

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 450Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 ProQualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Process technology14 nm14 nm14 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A532x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo2x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
CPU cores844
CPU frequency1800 MHz2150 MHz2150 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 506Qualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 530
GPU frequency-624 MHz624 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB4 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR4
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB64 GB
128 GB
32 GB
64 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSSuper LCD 5Super LCD 5
Diagonal size6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
Width2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.79 in
70.98 mm
7.1 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
Height5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
4.97 in
126.19 mm
12.62 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1440 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density268 ppi
105 ppcm
515 ppi
202 ppcm
565 ppi
222 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area76.91 %69.34 %71.29 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 - 64 GB
Sapphire crystal glass - 128 GB
Secondary external Super LCD display - 2.05 in; 160 x 1040 pixels
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
2.5D curved glass screen

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor model-Sony IMX378 Exmor RSSony IMX377 Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor size-6.25 x 4.65 mm
0.31 in
6.25 x 4.65 mm
0.31 in
Pixel size-1.544 µm
0.001544 mm
1.55 µm
0.00155 mm
Crop factor-5.555.55
ISO-100 - 3200100 - 3200
Aperturef/2.2f/1.8f/1.8
Focal length-4.67 mm
25.94 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.58 mm
25.44 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4048 x 3036 pixels
12.29 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Phase detection
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
720p @ 120 fps
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
STMicroelectronics VL53L0
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor model--Samsung S5K4E6
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSIISOCELL
Sensor size--3.2 x 2.4 mm
0.16 in
Pixel size--1.235 µm
0.001235 mm
Crop factor--10.82
Aperturef/2f/2f/1.8
Focal length-4 mm2.34 mm
25.31 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLED--
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4656 x 3496 pixels
16.28 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
-Auto HDR
Panorama
Self-timer
Optical image stabilization
Auto HDR

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
-3D sound
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
USonic
Hi-Res Audio

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNo-

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.24.2
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.03.13.1
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
3GPP
AVI
DivX
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2965 mAh3000 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time-26 h
1560 min
1.1 days
-
2G stand-by time-312 h
18720 min
13 days
-
3G talk time-26 h
1560 min
1.1 days
27 h
1620 min
1.1 days
3G stand-by time-312 h
18720 min
13 days
456 h
27360 min
19 days
4G talk time--27 h
1620 min
1.1 days
4G stand-by time--456 h
27360 min
19 days
Charger output power5 V / 1.5 A-5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 1.7 A
12 V / 1.25 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)1.34 W/kg0.374 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.02 W/kg1.2 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)--0.66 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)--0.55 W/kg
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