Specifications of the phone “Samsung a12” | science and technology

Samsung continues to amaze us with the Galaxy devices that it manufactures, as it is the leader in the field of smart devices outperforming the rest of the companies, going out of the ordinary in every device it manufactures, and the best example is the “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone.

Before you buy any phone, you must know the specifications and features of this phone, and your entry to our article means that the Samsung Galaxy A12 has impressed you.

Announcement date

The Samsung Galaxy A12 was announced in November 2020, as the successor to the Samsung Galaxy A11.

It was officially launched in India by Samsung in February 2021.

Samsung Galaxy A12 specifications

In order to ensure your peace of mind before purchasing the Samsung Galaxy a12, we will display all the details of this phone.

The operating system

The Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with Android 10.

Operation interface

The phone comes with Samsung One UI 2.5 interface.

Mobile dimensions and weight

The Samsung Galaxy A12 has a dimensions of 8.9 75.8 164 mm. It weighs 205 grams.

the screen

The screen of the “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone comes in the form of a notch, and its type is PLS UPS, with an area of ​​approximately 5.6 inches.

As for its quality, it is HD with a resolution of 1600720 pixels.

The screen of the “Samsung A12” phone supports 20:9 aspect ratio to allow more content to be displayed on the screen, whether while playing favorite games or watching videos.

Materials used to classify the phone case

The Samsung Galaxy A12 is made of plastic, like the rest of the devices that came before it, and with an anti-fingerprint coating.


The processor of the Samsung Galaxy A12 is manufactured by MediaTek.

Type: Octa-core Helio P35 with 12nm technology.

It is accompanied by a PowerVR GE8320 graphics processor, which is found in other phones such as the “Oppo A54” and “Huawei Y6s” phones. It is not the most powerful in the gaming field if you want to buy it for that.

Solid memory and RAM

The Samsung A12 phone has several versions in terms of solid memory and random memory, and these versions are:

1- Solid memory up to 64 GB, eMMC 5.1 type with 4 GB RAM.

2- Solid memory up to 128 GB, MMC 5.1 type with 4 GB RAM.

3- The “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone also supports the ability to add a memory stick with a capacity of up to 1 TB.

SIM cards

The Samsung Galaxy A12 supports the addition of two Nano Sim cards.

The “Samsung Galaxy A12” also provides support for several types of networks, namely the second generation 2G, the third generation, and the fourth generation 4G.


Samsung a12 mobile cameras

back camera

The rear camera in the “Samsung Galaxy A12” comes with a quad camera, which is:

1- The first camera: its accuracy is about 48 megapixels, and it has an F / 2.0 lens slot.

2- The second camera: its accuracy is about 5 megapixels, and its lens is F/2.2.

3- The third camera: Its accuracy is about 2 megapixels, and its lens is F/2.4, and this camera specializes in macro photography.

4- The fourth camera: its accuracy is about 2 megapixels, and its lens is F/2.4, and it specializes in isolation, portrait work and a single flash feature.

front camera

It has a resolution of 8 megapixels, with an F / 2.2 lens slot.


The Samsung Galaxy A12 supports secondary microphones, and its function is to isolate ambient noise and noise while you are using it.

shooting videos

The phone supports video shooting:

1- In FHD quality: The resolution is 1080 pixels with a capture rate of 30 fps.

2- HD quality: The resolution is 720 pixels with a capture rate of 30 fps.


The Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with Bluetooth 5.0 and supports LE, A2DP.


Like other phones, the Samsung Galaxy A12 supports the Hotspot feature, in addition to Wi-Fi Direct.

Wi-Fi comes with b/g/n frequencies.

The phone also supports GPS geolocation, and other navigation systems such as GALILEO and A-BDS.

It also supports other sensors such as accelerometer and proximity.

Security and phone protection

The “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone comes with a fingerprint sensor that is integrated with the power button, and it also supports the “Face Unlock” feature.


3.5 port for headphones.

USB Type C 2.0 port.


The battery capacity is 5000 mAh, and it is able to withstand more than two days of continuous hours, up to 123 hours, depending on the intensity of consumption, and supports 15W fast charging.


The mobile is available in black, white, blue and red colours.

Features of the “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone

5000 mAh battery lasts for about 120 hours

The Samsung A12 battery comes with a capacity of 5000 mAh, superior to the previous version of the Galaxy A11 category, with a capacity of 4000 mAh.

Quad camera with FHD quality

The number of cameras in the previous version was 3 cameras, and now it is in the “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone with 4 cameras, supporting isolation, portrait and macro photography, in addition to LED flash.

And do not forget that the phone has the ability to shoot in FHD quality, with a resolution of 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second, and HD quality with a resolution of up to 720 pixels at 30 frames per second.

USB Type c 2.0

It is one of the features of the “Samsung Galaxy a12” phone, which gives it a competitive advantage to keep up with more expensive phones, and to easily find USB Type C chargers.

Ability to add two SIM cards

The Samsung Galaxy a12 supports the addition of two nano-SIMs, which makes it easier for you to work, in addition to its support for the second, third and fourth generation networks.

Attractive price with modern operating system

The “Samsung Galaxy a12” phone comes with the Android 10 operating system with an attractive price, as it is one of the cheap phones that supports the 10 operating system.

Disadvantages of the “Samsung Galaxy A12” phone

It does not support the 5G network

Among its notable drawbacks, this may affect the speed of the Internet, with many people turning to the acquisition of phones that support the fifth generation networks to enjoy a faster Internet.

Double the quality of fast shipping

Many of those who used it complain that the 15-watt fast charging capacity of the Samsung Galaxy A12 takes two hours to charge the phone, so it would have been better if it came with a 30-watt charging capacity.

It does not support 4K shooting

4K quality is very important for lovers of photography and montage, especially, and it is not available in this phone.

It does not have a notification light

There is no notification light on the Samsung Galaxy A12 to warn you of new notifications or when the phone is charging.

It does not have the property of repellent to water and dirt.

Poor quality of external manufacturing.

It does not support wireless charging.

A table to compare the specifications of “Samsung Galaxy A12” vs “Galaxy A11”

Comparison type

Samsung Galaxy A11

Samsung Galaxy A12

the screen

6.4 inch HD resolution with a small hole

5.6 inches in HD with a notch


Octa-core Snapdragon 450 with 14nm technology

Octa-core Helio P35 with 12 nanotechnology


32 GB with 2 RAM

  • 64 GB with 4 RAM.
  • 128 GB with 4 RAM.


  • Triple background: 13 + 5 + 2 megapixels.
  • Front: 8 megapixels.
  • Quad rear: 48 + 5 + 2 + 2 megapixels.
  • Front: 8 megapixels.

The operating system

Android 10

Android 10

the battery

4000 mAh

5000 mAh