Tecno Camon 12 has been released by Tecno Mobile and it is the successor to the previous Camon 11. As we all know, the Camon series has been a camera-centric smartphone one and trust me the Camon 12 does not disappoint. The Camon 12 was launched alongside the Camon 12 Pro a more premium variant and Camon 12 Air a more affordable one. Tecno Camon 12 price in Nigeria, it’s full specifications and features will be written in this article.
Tecno Camon 12 Key Specs
• 6.52 inches IPS LCD display
• MediaTek Helio P22 processor
• 4GB of RAM
• 64GB built-in storage
• 16MP+ 8MP+2MP triple rear camera
• 16MP front-facing camera
• Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
• 4,000 mAh battery
Design and Body
The Camon 12 has very similar looks to the Tecno Phantom 9, Tecno’s flagship smartphone. The phone comes covered in plastic at the back and frame which is mediocre as a glass back and aluminium frame would have given it a premium feel. The phone quite slim having an 8.2 mm thickness and it weighs about 171 grams. The phone has the usual power and volume buttons at the side and the micro USB port, speaker grille and 3.5 mm audio jack at the bottom. The phone has a dewdrop notch at the top which houses the selfie camera, speakerphone grille and other sensors.
The Tecno Camon 12 sports a 6.52 inches IPS LCD display with an HD+ resolution of 720×1600 pixels and 269 pixels per inch density. The screen has a 20:9 aspect ratio which allows more screen space in a relatively small body. The display is not so sharp and crisp as some other devices in the same price range or even less.
Processor and Memory
Tecno Camon 12 is powered by an octa-core (Cortex-A53) MediaTek Helio P22 processor which has a maximum clock speed of 2.0 GHz coupled with PowerVR GE8320 GPU for gaming and graphics-related activities.
The phone comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage with a micro SD card slot for expanding the storage if need be.
The Camon 12 has triple rear camera setup which features a 16MP+8MP+2MP camera. The camera has AI with scene recognition. The rear camera can record 1080p videos at 30 frames per second.
At the front, there is also a 16MP camera fitted in the dewdrop notch for taking clear selfies.
Network and Connectivity
The Tecno Camon 12 has support for 4G LTE network which gives you access to fast blazing internet speeds of up to 150 Mbps when downloading and up to 50 Mbps when uploading. The phone supports the following 4G band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28.
The phone comes with Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi, GPS, FM Radio and WiFi hotspot.
Battery and Charging
Tecno Camon 12 comes with a huge 4,000 mAh non-removable Li-Po battery. The battery is expected to last you for a whole day on one charge if you’re not a heavy user.
There’s no fast charging technology support in this phone but it is expected to not charge slow.
The Tecno Camon 12 runs on Android 9 Pie with HiOS 5.5 skin on top out of the box. As at now, there has been no major software update.
Tecno Camon 12 Price
Tecno Camon 12 price in Nigeria starts at around 50,000 Naira depending on your location and deal. It is available in all top leading online and offline stores across the country.