Tecno Camon 12 air is the second Camon series with a lite version, after the Camon cx series.
Unlike the other Camon 12 series, Camon 12 air has a punch hole on the top left corner of its 6.55 inches screen. The punch hole houses the 8MP front camera.
It was released in September 2019 and it starts selling for a price as low as ₦ 42,500.
Here are some key features of Tecno Camon 12 Air:
- Display: 6.55 Inches; 720 x 1520 pixels screen dimension.
- Camera: 16+5+2MP Front / 8MP Back.
- Storage: 32/64GB; SDcard storage up to 256GB (dedicated slot).
- Ram: 3/4GB
- CPU: Quad-core/Octa-core.
- OS: Android 9.0 (pie); HiOS v5.5.
- Battery: 4000mAh Li-Ion.
The front/selfie camera, which is inside the punch hole, is an 8MP camera. While the back camera has a triple: 16MP Main shooter, 2MP ultra-wide lens and a 5MP lens for depth sensing.
It also comes with a fingerprint sensor at the back of the phone, support for 4GLTE and dual-sim slots.
See other detailed specs of Camon 12 Air in the table below.
Detailed specifications of Tecno Camon 12 Air
|Release date||September 2019|
|Colors||Dawn Blue, Gold|
|Sim||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie) HiOS 5.5|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Resolution||720 x 1548 pixels|
|Selfie camera||Single: 8MP|
|Main camera||Triple: 16MP, 2MP and 5MP|
|Memory card support||Up to 256GB|
|WLAN / Wi-Fi||Yes|
|Bluetooth||Yes: Version 5.0|
|USB||Yes: Version 2.2|
|Earphone||Yes: 3.5mm jack|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 4000mAh|
Network and Sim
Tecno Camon 12 air comes with support for 2G networks up to 4GLTE. It also comes with Dual-sim (Nano sim) slots.
It comes with a punch-hole (Display-o) on the 6.55 inches screen display. The 8MP selfie is hidden inside the punch hole.
The screen resolution is measured at 700 X 1600px pixels.
Operating system (OS) and Processor
It runs on Android 9.0 pie along with Tecno’s HiOS v5.5.
The processor comes in two kinds, the African version, and the Asian version.
The African version comes with a Quad-core Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 CPU processor
The Asian version, on the other hand, comes with an Octa-core Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 CPU processor.
Tecno Camon 12 air has Ram of 3GB or 4GB with an inbuilt memory of 32 or 64GB with a dedicated SDcard slot for support of up to 256GB.
The front camera is a single-lens 8MP camera with Face Beautification, HDR+, scene recognition, AI FaceID, and Dual-LED flash.
For the back camera, it comes with a triple: 16MP main-shooter, 2MP ultra-wide lens and a 5MP lens for depth sensing and also includes a Quad-LED (Single-toned) flash.
Camon 12 air is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery.
It has a talk time of up to 29 hours and a standby of up to 400 hours.