Samsung Galaxy A12 has been launched in India as the latest smartphone in the Samsung’s Galaxy A-series. This new smartphone debuted alongside the Samsung Galaxy A02s in Europe in November 2020 and succeeds the Galaxy A11 that was also launched in 2020.
Key highlights of the Samsung Galaxy A12 are quad rear cameras, 15W fast charging and upto 128GB of internal storage. The Galaxy A12 also has a waterdrop-style notch display.
Samsung Galaxy A12 Price in India
The Samsung Galaxy A12 price in India starts at Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model, while the 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs 13,999. This device comes in Black, Blue and White colour options. It will be available for purchase from February 17 via retail stores, Samsung.com and leading online portals.
Launch offers on the Galaxy A12 include an instant cashback of Rs 3,000 for Jio customers on the prepaid recharge of Rs 349 plan and Rs 4000 vouchers from partners.
Samsung Galaxy A12 customers on Vi will get double data benefits on the Rs 299 recharge for the first three months or first three recharges. This smartphone will be available with zero down-payment EMI offers.
This mobile phone was launched in Europe at a starting price of EUR 179 (around Rs 15,800) for the base 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model, and EUR 199 (around Rs 17,600) for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant.
Samsung Galaxy A12 specifications
|Specifications||Samsung Galaxy A12|
|Display||6.5 inches, HD+, IPS LCD|
|Build||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|Software||Android 10, OneUI Core 2.5|
|SoC||Mediatek Helio P35|
|RAM/ROM||4GB + 64GB, 4GB + 128GB|
|Front camera||8 MP, f/2.2|
|Rear camera||48 MP, f/2.0 (wide)|
5 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)
|Battery||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 15W|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, ambient light, magnetometer, proximity sensor|
Under the hood, it has an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM as standard. In terms of storage, it has up to 128GB of internal storage that is expandable upto 1TB via a microSD card.
The smartphone has a quad rear camera setup that includes a 48MP primary sensor with an f/2.0 lens, a 5MP ultra-wide-angle camera, a 2MP macro sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. Samsung has also provided an 8MP selfie camera at the front with an f/2.2 aperture.
The Galaxy A12 packs a 5,000mAh battery which also supports 15W fast charging. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The smartphone also has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Besides, the phone measures 164.0× 75.8 × 8.9mm and weighs 205 grams.