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
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