• 6" (2160x1080) IPS LCD
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 636 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2 Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3600 mAh

The HTC U12 Life phone has a 6-inch (2160x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 16MP main camera and a 13MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3600 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 636 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductU12 Life
Display6" 2160x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/2 (Primary)
  • 5-MP
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/2
  • Snapdragon 636 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 175g (6.2oz), 76.65x158.5x8.3 mm (3.02 x 6.24 x 0.33 inches)
Diagonal (inches)6"
Display/Body Ratio76.5%
Sharpness (PPI)402 PPI
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Dual LED Flash
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 636
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.8 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 8.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT11 603 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 28, 38, 40, 66
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
SIM TypeNano SIM/MicroSD
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

U12 Life Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the HTC U12 Life waterproof?

No. the U12 Life does not appear to be water-resistant as we do not have an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the U12 Life Dual-SIM?

Yes, the U12 Life has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always confirm with your specific model before buying as it can be different per country and carrier."

Is the U12 Life 4K?

No, the U12 Life resolution of (2160x1080) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but it has more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the U12 Life feature Wireless Charging?

No, the U12 Life is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the U12 Life operates on 4G networks?

Yes, the U12 Life is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE CAT11 (603 Mbps).

Is the U12 Life working with 5G?

No, the U12 Life does not work on 5G networks.

Does the U12 Life have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the U12 Life has a USB Type C connector. The USB Type C connector uses the USB 2.0 protocol.

Does the U12 Life have a removable battery?

No, the U12 Life's battery cannot be removed.

HTC U12 Life Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better