• 6.5" (1560x720) TFT LCD
  • 3GB/4GB/6GB
    Helio P35 SoC
    32GB/64GB/128GB Storage
  • 48-MP, f/2 Rear: 4 Cameras
  • 5000 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A12 phone has a 6.5-inch (1560x720) TFT LCD screen, a 48MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 5000 mAh and the main processor is a Helio P35 with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A12 (2020), Price: 179.99 USD
Display6.5" 1560x720 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 25mm 48-MP f/2 (Primary)
  • 13mm 5-MP f/2.2
  • 2-MP f/2.4 +Bokeh Sensor
  • 2-MP f/2.4
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP f/2.2
Computing
  • Helio P35 SoC
  • 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB/128GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery5000 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 205g (7.2oz), 75.8x164x8.9 mm (2.98 x 6.46 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$179.99
Price at Launch$179.99
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Display
TypeTFT LCD
Diagonal (inches)6.5"
Display/Body Ratio83.4%
Resolution1560x720
Sharpness (PPI)264 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel48-MP
Aperturef/2
Focal Length (35mm) 25mm
Sensor SizeMedium
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • EIS
  • Autofocus
  • Quad Bayer
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Ultrawide Camera
Megapixel5-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Focal Length (35mm) 13mm
Sensor SizeVery small
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)5000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Computing
Processor BrandMediaTek
Processor NameHelio P35
Processor ModelMT6765
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.3 GHz
RAM Options3GB/4GB/6GB
Internal Storage Options32GB/64GB/128GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 10
Communications
LTE Bands1, 20, 3, 5, 7, 8
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
  • PBAP/PAB
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • USB OTG
SAR EU Head0.673 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.377 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
NameSIM1
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VC-1
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • WMV7
  • WMV8
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Galaxy A12 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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The last time we checked, the Galaxy A12 was retailing at around $179.99 online. Things may have changed a bit since. The Galaxy A12 launched at $179.99 on 2020-11-24.
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No. the Galaxy A12 has not been rated as water-resistant as we do not find an IP-Rating.
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Yes, the Galaxy A12 has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always double-check your specific SKU before purchase as it can change per country and operator."
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No, the Galaxy A12 1560x720 resolution is not 4K.
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No, Galaxy A12 does not feature Wireless Charging.
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No, the Galaxy A12 does not have Qi Wireless Charging.
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No, the Galaxy A12 is not a 4G-LTE device.
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No, the Galaxy A12 is not a 5G smartphone.
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Yes, the Galaxy A12 has a USB Type C port.
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No, the Galaxy A12's battery cannot be removed.

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