TECNO Mobile announced the TECNO CAMON 12 Pro alongside the CAMON 12 and CAMON 12 Air. The CAMON 12 Pro is a 6.4-inch smartphone equipped with an under-display fingerprint scanner and triple cameras.
The TECNO CAMON 12 Pro which has been likened to the TECNO Phantom 9 is the bigger model to the CAMON 12 and the successor to the CAMON 11 Pro launched last November. The TECNO CAMON 12 Pro sports three rear cameras on the back, one of which has a 16-megapixel lens. The smartphone also has a large 6.4-inch display, a large 4000mAh battery and an efficient MediaTek Helio P22 chipset. The device runs on Android 9 Pie with a touch of TECNO HiOS!
In this article, we shall be examining all the features, complete specs and price of the newly launched TECNO CAMON 12 Pro Android smartphone.
TECNO CAMON 12 Pro Features (Preview)
On the back of the new TECNO smartphone are three cameras, a 16-megapixel lens (main), 2 megapixels (depth) and 8 megapixels (wide-angle). The 16MP main lens produces razor-sharp photos as a result, even in less light. The camera can also take macro shots, this enables users take more detailed shots of little object.
The second 2-megapixel camera is used to measure depth. This allows you to add a depth of field effect to your photos, blurring the background and highlighting the subject! While the 8 megapixels allows you to take wide-angle shots. The front of the device is the 32-megapixel front camera that can be found in the dot notch, the camera which is perfect for taking selfies and video calling is supported by a dual led light hidden on the top bezel of the device!
If we look at the screen of this TECNO, you would almost forget that it is a budget smartphone. The screen is 6.4 inches in size and delivers beautiful sharp images thanks to the AMOLED display. Watching web browsers, social media or a Netflix series, it’s all possible on the display of this CAMON 12 Pro!
On the left of this device, you will find a dedicated Google assistance button below the 3-in-1 try that houses the two 4G-ready Nano SIMs and an SD Card.
TECNO has opted for the MediaTek Helio P22 processor with this CAMON 12 Pro. This chip is normally found in budget smartphones and is very suitable for everyday apps such as Facebook, Netflix, Spotify or a simple game. In addition, the P22 is economical with the battery and optimised for gaming such as PUBG!
Of course, you always want to go out with a smartphone that has enough power. You are in the right place with this CAMON 12 Pro! The 3500 mAh battery provides enough power for a day of intensive use!
The fingerprint scanner can be found under the display of this TECNO. This sensor registers your fingerprint at lightning speed, and unlocks your smartphone in a fraction of a second! The scanner is also very reliable so that only you have access to your files and data!
The Android smartphone is equipped with 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage as standard. This is already a nice amount where you can store lots of photos, apps and music. If you need more space, simply put a microSD card up to 128GB in your device, so you will never be short!
TECNO has provided this device with a 3.5mm port, this means that you can easily connect your wired earbuds!
TECNO delivers the CAMON 12 Pro with Android 9 Pie. The Chinese manufacturer has placed its own HiOS 5.5 shell over it, so you can expect a nice TECNO interface and a number of extra apps. With Android, you can design your smartphone to your own taste and the Google Play Store with millions of apps is ready for you!
The models, TECNO CAMON 12 and CAMON 12 Air have also been announced.
Here are the TECNO CAMON 12 Pro key specifications…
|Display||6.4-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1548 pixels|
|OS||Android 9 Pie (HiOS 5.5)|
|Processor||Quad-core 2.0GHz MediaTek P22|
|Storage||64GB + 6GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 128GB)|
|Camera||16MP + 2MP + 8MP Rear/32MP Front (With Quad-LED light)|
TECNO CAMON 12 Pro Price and Availability
The TECNO CAMON 12 Pro launched in September 2019; it is available in only Dawn Blue colour. You can order the phone from any of the online shopping markets using the links below.
TECNO CAMON 12 Pro (6GB + 64GB) retails at ₦70,000 naira in Nigeria. (CLICK TO BUY TECNO CAMON 12 PRO or VIEW MORE PHONES UNDER ₦60,000).
TECNO CAMON 12 Pro Full Specifications and Features
- Platform: Android 9 Pie (HiOS 5.5)
- Processor: Quad-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P22
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 6GB RAM
- Colours: Dawn Blue
- Dimension: 158.6 × 75.5 × 7.8 mm
- Weight: –
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Model: –
- Display: 6.4-inch, AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1548 pixels, 2.5D Glass, 91% screen-to-body ratio
- Aspect ratio: 19:9
- Rear Camera: 16 megapixels ( Main) + 2 megapixels (depth) + 8 megapixels camera (wide-angle), 1080p Video@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: Quad-LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, AR, HDR, Panorama, AI, Bokeh, 2cm Macro Photography
- Front Camera: 32MP F/2.0, AI Clear Selfie, AR Stickers and Emojis, Dual LED flash
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 128GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, v4.2 with A2DP
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: MicroUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Video Player: MP4/H.265 player
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Electronic Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Under display)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 3500mAh removable Li-ion battery
Where to buy TECNO CAMON 12 Pro
CLICK HERE TO BUY CAMON 12 PRO in Nigeria.
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great device this camon 12 is, fantastic specs its got.