TECNO Camon 12 Air Specifications and Price
It has a huge 6.55-inch with a punch-hole camera, a Mediatek Helio A22 SoC with 3GB of RAM and a 4,000mAh battery.
Just like it’s other two siblings, it also has a triple rear camera set-up with a Quad-LED flash, a single Front-facing camera with a dual-LED flash, a fingerprint sensor and a 32GB storage which is expandable. Let’s find out more.
TECNO Camon 12 Key Specs
- 6.55-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 pixels
- Android 9.0 Pie, 3GB Of RAM
- Mediatek Helio A22, Quad-core 2.0GHz
- 32GB built-in storage
- 16MP + 5MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera.
- 4,000mAh non-removable battery
Design And Display
Tecno Camon 12 has a similar design to its siblings. The back is packed with a triple camera setup lined-up at the top left side of the device back accompanied by the LED flash. The fingerprint sensor takes its usual spot at the centre.
Over at the front is perhaps where the first and obvious difference is. The 6.55-inch IPS LCD display has a punch-hole at the top left side which houses the front-facing camera.
The Camon 12 Air is the first TECNO device with a punch-hole display. As for the display itself, it is an HD+ panel with a 236 pixel per inch density. It is protected by a 2.5D glass.
On the side of the device which is made of aluminium are the dual SIM and microSD card port, volume buttons and the power button.
Both the front and back of this device is also covered with glass. Tecno Camon 12 Air weighs 160grams, measures 8.1mm in thickness and has Ocean Blue and Alpenglow Gold as its colour options.
TECNO Camon 12 Camera Specs
In the camera department, we have a total of four, three of which are at the rear. The rear cameras comprise of a 16MP main sensor, a 5MP wide-angle sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. It also has a Quad-LED flash for low light shots, Panorama for capturing wide-angle photos and HDR for good dynamic range.
As for videos, it can shoot 1080p and 720p videos at 30fps. Meanwhile, the single front-facing 8MP camera in the punch-hole for selfies can only shoot 720p videos at 30fps. The selfie camera also has a dual-LED flash, faceID, face beauty and AI scene recognition.
Hardware and Software
Inside the Tecno Camon 12 Air lies the Helio A22 SoC from Mediatek which has a Quad-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz. Its GPU is a PowerVR GE8320 GPU which is hooked up to 3GB of RAM for multitasking through apps.
As regards the internal storage , there is 32GB of storage space onboard which can be expanded up to 128GB via the dedicated microSD card slot. It also runs Tecno’s own HiOS 5.5 out of the box which is based on Android 9.0 Pie.
Battery and Connectivity
The Camon 12 Air has a 4,000mAh battery. No word on fast charging support. However, it does have other features.
In terms of connectivity options, there is 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, WiFi Direct, WiFi hotspot, FM radio, a 3.5mm jack and a microUSB port for file transfer and charging.
TECNO Camon 12 Price and Availability in Nigeria
Tecno Camon 12 Air costs about $120 which is around N42,500 Naira in Nigeria. The device will be available in the coming weeks in Nigeria.
TECNO Camon 12 Full Specifications
|6.55-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 pixels
Android 9.0 Pie, 3GB Of RAM
Mediatek Helio A22, Quad-core 2.0GHz
32GB built-in storage
16MP + 5MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera.
4,000mAh non-removable battery
|Model||Camon 12 Air|
|Announced||1st October, 2019|
|Status||Available October, 2019|
|Body Build||Aurora inspired design|
|Dimension||164.2mm x 76.1 x 8.15mm|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Screen Size||6.55-inch with (~90 % screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 268 PPi Density|
|Screen Type||HD+ LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colours|
|Display Protection||2.5D Curved Glass protection|
|Operating System||Android 9 with HiOS 5.5 on top|
|Chipset/Processor||Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 built on the 12 nm FinFet Process|
|GPU||IMG PowerVR GE-class|
|CPU [ Central Processing Unit ]||Quad-Core Arm Cortex-A53 clocked at 2.0GHz|
|Internal Storage||32GB ROM Expandable via MICRO SD up to 128GB|
|Back Camera||16MP + 2MP + 5MP, 120-degree wide angle lens, Quad-LED flash|
|Front Camera||8-Megapixel F2.0 selfie snapper with dual LED flash|
|Camera Features||Autofocus, Continuous shooting, 2X Optical Zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch focus, Face detection, Scene mode, Auto-watermark, delay capture, Mirror, Beauty Mode, AR shot, Portrait|
|Video Resolution||[email protected], [email protected]|
|USB||Micro USB 2.0, USB OTG|
|WiFi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Technology||2G/3G/4G [ GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVO / LTE ]|
|2G Network Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Network Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network Bands||LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700)|
|Network Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Speaker||Yes, placed at the bottom|
|Audi Jack||Yes, 3.5mm Audio jack|
|Sound Enhancement||Active Noise Cancellation with a dedicated mic|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor|
|Additional Features||-WMV/RV/MP4/3GP player
- Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
- Push to talk
- Voice command/dial
|Colour||Ocean Blue and Alpenglow Gold|
|Battery Capacity||4000mAh Removable battery|
|Fast charging||Not supported|
|Battery Type||Lithium Battery|
|Stand by Time||N/A|