TECNO Camon 12 Pro

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TECNO Camon 12 Pro Quick Specs: Android 9 Pie smartphone. Announced in September 2019, it features a 6.4-inch waterdrop AMOLED display, Mediatek Helio P22 chipset, 32 MP selfie camera, 16MP triple AI camera, 6 GB RAM, 64 GB internal memory, dedicated Google Assistant button, and a 3500 mAh battery. 

Phone Status: Official. While the Camon 12 Air has a Dot-in Display, and the TECNO Camon 12 features an LCD display with a waterdrop notch, the TECNO Camon 12 Pro is the top model of the Camon 12 series and sports an AMOLED display and in-display fingerprint reader.

TECNO Camon 12 Pro Specs and Features

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE bands 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 4(1700/2100) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 20(800) / 28(700) / 38(2600) / 40(2300)
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 9 Pie + HiOS 5.0

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 158.6 x 75.5 x 7.8 mm
  • Weight: g
  • Display: 6.4 inches, 720 x 1548 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio, AMOLED screen, with a waterdrop notch.
  • Colours: Dawn Blue.
  • Physical Build: Polycarbonate.
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TECNO Camon 12 Pro has an AMOLED display and in-display fingerprint scanner

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.35GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Mediatek Helio P22
  • Graphics Processor: IMG PowerVR GE8320.
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 16 MP + 2 MP + 8 MP triple AI camera, quad LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 32 MP, f2.0 Aperture, AI Face Recognition, AR Graffiti, Dual Air Gap flashlight, 1080p@30fps video capture.

tecno camon 12 pro triple camera

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; in-display.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0; USB-OTG
  • NFC:

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 3500 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 5V/1A Regular Charging
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Number: N/A

TECNO Camon 12 Price and Launch Date

  • Announced: September 5, 2019
  • Release Date: September 2019
  • Country Availability: India. Nigeria. Pakistan. Kenya. Ghana. Egypt. Uganda. Tanzania. Senegal.
  • Price: $154 (Expected). In Nigeria, it has been introduced at a price of 60,500. It is on sale in Senegal for 122,000 FCFA.

TECNO Camon 12 specs and features

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about TECNO Camon 12 Pro.

Is TECNO Camon 12 Pro a 4G phone?

Yes; the Camon 12 Pro is a 4G LTE phone.

Does TECNO Camon 12 Pro have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; Camon 12 Pro has a fingerprint reader.

Does TECNO Camon 12 Pro have Gorilla Glass?

No; the Camon 12 Pro does not have Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.

Does TECNO Camon 12 Pro have quick charging?

No; the Camon 12 Pro does not have quick charging technology.

Will TECNO Camon 12 Pro work in USA?

Camon 12 Pro has limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, and Google Project Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

What is the price of TECNO Camon 12 Pro in Nigeria?

Camon 12 Pro was introduced in Nigeria with a selling price of ₦60,500. It can be purchased from retail stores in cities across the country, as well as from online stores like Slot, Jumia, Konga, among others.

What is the price of TECNO Camon 12 Pro in Senegal?

Camon 12 Pro sells for about 122,000 FCFA in Senegal. It can be purchased from retail stores in markets across the country, as well as on e-commerce stores like Jumia, Expat-Dakar, and Coin Afrique.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Not available.

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TECNO Camon 12 Pro Review Rating

We are yet to review the TECNO Camon 12 Pro and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

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  1. tecno mobile never disappoints when it comes to producing great devices like these, this camon 12 is a beauty to behold.

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