HTC Desire 12+ vs Samsung Galaxy A6+

Display

Size

6.0 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1440 pixels
1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9
18.5:9

Pixel density

268 PPI
411 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

76.54 %
75.31 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450
Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450

Processor

Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 506
Adreno 506

RAM

3GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
32GB

Available to use

 
22.4 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo), HTC Sense UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

2965 mAh
3500 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Talk time (3G)

 
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)

Internet use

 
3G: 13 hours; LTE: 14 hours; Wi-Fi: 15 hours

Music playback

 
60.00 hours

Video playback

 
18.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Phase-detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase-detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

2 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

Depth information
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal Length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Night mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
24 megapixels

Features

Flash, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Flash

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

6.23 x 3.02 x 0.33 inches (158.2 x 76.6 x 8.4 mm)
6.31 x 2.98 x 0.31 inches (160.2 x 75.7 x 7.9 mm)

Weight

5.56 oz (158 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)
6.74 oz (191 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Metal

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

 
Black, Gold, Lavender, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 40(2300)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

 
EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Radio

 
FM, RDS, Recording option

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback
 

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Apr 07, 2018

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMA605F link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.24 W/kg

Body

 
0.97 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.33 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.05 W/kg

Phablet

 
1.96 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, microUSB cable, Headphones, Quick Start Guide

Availability

Officially announced

Mar 20, 2018
May 02, 2018
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