Tecno Camon 12 Pro: Review, specifications, and price

Tecno Camon 12 Pro

Tecno Camon 12 pro is a budget-friendly smartphone from Tecno mobile

This Device has more focus in the camera department, and I must say, it does a pretty amazing job.

The front 32MP camera comes inside a tear-drop notch with dual flash. However, the back camera comes with a triple: 16MP main shooter, 2MP ultra-wide lens, and 8MP depth sensor lens.

It was released in September 2019  along with Camon 12 and Camon 12 air as part of the Tecno Camon 12 series. It is priced at 60,000. 

Here are some key features of Tecno Camon 12 Pro:

  • Display: 6.35 inches
  • Camera: 16+8+2MP back/ 32MP front
  • Storage: 64GB
  • Ram: 6GB
  • CPU: Octa-core
  • OS: Android 9.0 (pie), HiOS 5.5
  • Battery: 3500mAh Li-PO

Camon 12 pro is a lightweight phone. Its weight and feel are almost identical to that of Tecno Phantom 9, released earlier this year.

The back and frame are made from shiny polycarbonate material, which gives it a premium look.

The display is equipped with a 6.4 inched HD AMOLED screen, of about 720 x 1548 in dimension.

At the top middle of the screen, inside the notch, contains the 32MP camera with dual-Flash discussed earlier.

Also, the screen has a screen guard(protector) pre-applied on it.

Tecno Camon 12 Pro comes with full support for Google Assistant and has a button at the left side, dedicated to it.

The fingerprint sensor is under the display just like Tecno phantom 9.

See other detailed specs of Tecno Camon 12 Pro in the table below.

Detailed specifications of Tecno Camon 12 Pro

Release dateSeptember 2019
ColorsDawn Blue
PriceFrom ₦60,000
SimDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Weight161 g
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie) HiOS 5.5
TypeAMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size6.35 inches
Resolution720 x 1600 pixels
Selfie cameraSingle: 32MP
HDR, LED flash
Main cameraTriple: 16MP, 2MP and 8MP
Quad-LED flash, panorama, HDR
Inbuilt memory64GB
Memory card supportYes (with dedicated slot)
2GGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3GHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4GLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700)
WLAN / Wi-FiYes
BluetoothYes: Version 5.0
USBYes: Version 2.0
EarphoneYes: 3.5mm jack
Proximity sensorYes
FingerprintYes: Under display
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 35000 mAh battery
ChargingNormal charge

Network and Sim

Tecno Camon 12 pro has support for networks ranging from 2G to 4G LTE. It makes use of two dual-sims (nano).


The Camon 12 pro has a 6.35 inches screen that houses a 32mp  teardrop camera. 

The screen resolution measures at 720 x 1548 pixels.

Operating system (OS) and Processor

About performance, the processor powering this guy is the Helio p22 octa-core CPU. clocked at 2.0GHz same as Camon 11 pro.

It can handle games like PES 19 and PUGB mobile without much lag.

For the OS, Camon 12 pro comes with Android 9 pie and Tecno’s HiOS version 5.5. 


It uses a 64GB internal storage, a dedicated memory card slot and 6GB of RAM.


For the front/selfie camera, Camon 12 Pro comes with a 32MP single camera inside the teardrop notch with dual-Flash.

As for the back camera, it uses a triple:16MP main shooter, 2MP ultra-wide lens and an 8MP lens for depth sensing.


The 3500mah Li-Po battery can handle 12hours of use on social media apps and other regular apps.

It takes at least 2hours to charge from 0 to 100%. 

Author: G-will Chijioke

Udedibia God'swill Chijioke is a freelance WordPress Developer and a Tech-savvy that is addicted to Android Phones

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