The New Tecno Camon 12 Pro was recently launched on the 5th of September, 2019 by the renowned Chinese mobile phone producer “TECNO MOBILE” based in Hong Kong. The Tecno Camon 12 Pro falls into the Camon 12 series of their mobile phones, also Tecno Camon 12 Pro was relatively launched with Camon 12 and Camon 12 Air, but this review is just about the Tecno Camon 12 Pro so let’s get that done.
It’s a Camera Centric smartphone with 4 in 1 mosaic algorithm which makes the Tecno Camon 12 Pro stand out when it comes to taking crystal clear photos, with 2cm macro photography, an exceptional bokeh effect and a super wide-angle shooter that can get you all that amazing view you so desire to get on a smartphone camera, no wonder Tecno Mobile tagged it “Best any Angle Camera Phone“, with the Camera of the Tecno Camon 12 Pro being a pro photographer just got a lot more easier.
With the in-display fingerprint sensor, security in the Tecno Camon 12 Pro just got to another new level, also with Android 9 Pie with the Latest HIOS 5.5, personalization and security is at top-notch. The 6.4 AMOLED Dot Notch Screen makes you view the world more clearer and wider and also it has 91% perfect edge to edge ratio with eye protection mode in dark situations and when you plan on reading with it.
The Tecno Camon 12 pro is equipped with 64GB ROM which makes you the user have more space to store your photos, videos and documents. Its also equipped with 6GB RAM that makes your everyday operations in the phone more fluent and faster. Multi-tasking is at its peak in the Camon 12 Pro.
Tecno Camon 12 Pro Basic Specs and Features
- 6.4 AMOLED Dot Notch Screen with Full HD Display (720 x 1548 Pixels) 276 ppi density
- HIOS 5.5 based on Android 9 Pie
- 32MP front camera with dual flash
- 16MP+2MP+8MP Triple Rear Camera with Quad Flash
- 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM and an Octa-Core Processor
- In-display Fingerprint
- Micro SD (Dedicated Slot)
- Battery Capacity of 3500mAh (Non-removable Li-Po Battery)
- Google Assistant Side Button
- Height: 158.6 mm | Weight: 75.5mm | Thickness: 7.8mm
- AR Graffiti
Design and Display
The Design of the Tecno Camon 12 Pro is astounding, it comes with an awesome Vibrant C ring design and also with a glossy finish that is very smooth and eye-catchy which makes it stand out from other smartphones. Talking about the display, it comes with a 6.4 AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with Dot Notch and a Full HD Display with up to 16M colors.
Camera and Battery
The Tecno Camon 12 Pro comes with a 16MP (main) +2MP (depth sensor) +8MP (wide angle) Triple Rear Camera system with Quad Flash that can take amazing photos within normal scenarios or various common scenarios that will look extremely natural and elegant. It also has a battery capacity 3500mAh, which can get you through the whole day without charging with your normal tasks on it, even better it has fast charge.
Hardware, Software and other Key Features
When it comes to hardware and software, the Camon 12 Pro comes with a Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) processor, a Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 (CPU) and also the PowerVR GE8320 (GPU) for the gamers. Straight out of the box comes the Android 9.0 Pie with the latest HIOS 5.5 and a 6GB RAM on top.
Tecno Camon 12 Pro Full Specs
Here is the full list of Specs for the Camon 12 Pro.
- OS – Android 9 Pie on HIOS 5.5
- Processor – MediaTek Helio P22 Octa-Core Processor that clocks at 2.0 GHz
- Colour – Dawn Blue
- GPU – PowerVR GE8320
- Loud Speaker – Yes
- Audio Jack – 3.5mm
- SIM Type – Nano
- Height/Weight/Thickness – 158.6 mm/75.5mm/7.8mm
- Rear Camera & Features – 16MP+2MP+8MP Triple Rear Camera with Quad Flash ( HDR, Geo-tagging, face detection, panorama)
- Front Camera & Features – 32MP front camera with dual flash (HDR, face detection)
- RAM – 6GB
- ROM (Internal Storage) – 64GB
- USB OTG – Yes
- External Storage – Yes up to 256GB
- Display – 6.4 AMOLED Dot Notch Screen with Full HD Display
- Pixels – 720 x 1548 Pixels
- Battery Capacity – 3500mAh (Non-removable Li-Po Battery)
- Talk Time – N/A
- Fast Charging – Yes
- Standby Time – N/A
Network & Connectivity
- GPRS – Yes
- EDGE – Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA – Yes
- HSPA+ – Yes
- 4G LTE – Yes (LTE Band 1/3/5/8/38/40/41)
- 5G – No
- Wi-Fi – Yes (Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n)
- Wi-Fi Hotspot – Yes
- Bluetooth – Yes (v5.0)
- USB Port – Yes
Sensors and Control
- Proximity Sensor – Yes
- Light Sensor – Yes
- Accelerometer – Yes
- Digital Compass – Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner – Yes (In-Display)
- Face ID – Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant – Yes (Google Assistant)
- Voice Control – Yes
- Video Streaming – Yes
- Noice Cancellation – No
- Water Resistant – No
- Dust Resistant – No
- Image Editor – No (But can be downloaded from Playstore)
- Wireless Charging – No
- Document Editor/Viewer – No (But can be downloaded from Playstore)
- Video Editor – No (But can be downloaded from Playstore)
In the Box you will find;
Phone *1*, Charger Cable *1*, Charger *1*
Camon 12 Pro Price
The Camon 12 Pro will start selling within the range of N55,000 – N72,000 in Nigeria. While in India it sells at about 7,999 INR.
You can buy the Camon 12 Pro from Retail stores around you. PLEASE NOTE that the price range differs based on location, configuration, and other features.
Do you have any question, or you want to know about this device or other devices, drop your comment on the comment box and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
Post modified on 20th of September, 2019