TECNO Mobile, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer, recently announced the TECNO CAMON 12, a 6.52-inch smartphone with a triple camera setup.
The TECNO CAMON 12 is the successor to the CAMON 11 launched in November 2018, a lot has changed when compared to its predecessor, the biggest changes took place in the display and camera department. The TECNO CAMON 12 has three cameras on the back, one of which has a 16-megapixel lens. The smartphone also has a large 6.52-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 exploring all the features, full specifications and price of the TECNO CAMON 12 Android smartphone.
TECNO CAMON 12 Features (Preview)
On the back of the 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 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 16-megapixel front camera is hidden 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 6.52 inches in size and delivers beautiful sharp images thanks to the Super FullVIEW resolution. Watching web browsers, social media or a Netflix series, it’s all possible on the display of this CAMON 12!
TECNO has opted for the MediaTek Helio P22 processor with this CAMON 12. This chip is normally found in mid-range 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!
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! The large 4000 mAh battery provides enough power for a day of intensive use! The battery can also be recharged thanks to the MicroUSB port!
The fingerprint scanner can be found on the back of this TECNO. This physical 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 4GB 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 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!
Here are the TECNO CAMON 12 key specifications…
|Display||6.52-inch HD+ capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 pixels|
|OS||Android 9 Pie (HiOS 5.5)|
|Processor||Quad-core 2.0GHz MediaTek P22 Processor|
|Storage||64GB + 4GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 128GB)|
|Camera||16MP + 2MP + 8MP Rear/16MP Front (With Quad-LED light)|
TECNO CAMON 12 Price and Availability
The TECNO CAMON 12 (CC7) launched in September 2019; it is available in Dawn Blue, Dark Jade, and Sky Cyan colours. You can order the phone from any of the online shopping markets using the links below.
TECNO CAMON 12 Full Specifications and Features
- Platform: Android 9 Pie (HiOS 5.5)
- Processor: Quad-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P22
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Dawn Blue, Dark Jade, and Sky Cyan
- Dimension: 165.7 × 75.8 × 8.2 mm
- Weight: 172g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Model: CC7
- Display: 6.52-inch, HD+ capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 pixels, 2.5D Glass
- Aspect ratio: 20:9
- Rear Camera: 16 megapixels ( Main) + 2 megapixels (depth) + 8 megapixels camera (wide-angle), 1080p [email protected]
- Rear Camera Features: Quad-LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, Panorama, AI
- Front Camera: 16MP AI Clear Selfie, 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 (Rear)
- 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: 4000mAh removable Li-ion battery
Where to buy TECNO CAMON 12
CLICK HERE TO BUY CAMON 12 in Nigeria.
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