Samsung Galaxy A12

Samsung Galaxy A12
  • Released 2020, December 21 205g, 8.9mm thickness Android 10 32GB/64GB/128GB storage, microSDXC
  • Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) PowerVR GE8320 Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) About 175 USD
  • 6.5" 720x1600 pixels
  • 48MP 1080p
  • 3-6GB RAM Helio P35
  • 5000mAh Li-Po

Overview

Samsung Galaxy A12 is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2020, December 21. Samsung Galaxy A12 has 6.5 inch, PLS IPS, a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels screen. Samsung Galaxy A12 uses Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm) chipset, Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU, PowerVR GE8320 GPU. Samsung Galaxy A12 supports 2G, 3G, 4G networks with Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). It has 48MP Quad main camera, 8MP Single selfie camera. It uses Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery. The price of Samsung Galaxy A12 is about 175 USD.

Score the key features of Samsung Galaxy A12 compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 95 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 100 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 44 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 97 / 100 points
  • Price: 28 / 100 points

Specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Announced 2020, November 24
Status Available

BODY

Dimensions 164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm (6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 in)
Weight 205 g (7.23 oz)
Build Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type PLS IPS
Size 6.5 inches, 106.7 cm2 (~85.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~264 ppi density)

PLATFORM

OS Android 10
Chipset Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320

MEMORY

Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM
  eMMC 5.1

MAIN CAMERA

Quad 48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), AF 5 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video [email protected]

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 8 MP, f/2.2
Video [email protected]

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes

COMMUNICATIONS

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes (market/region dependent)
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
USB USB Type-C 2.0

FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer

BATTERY

Type Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 15W

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Black, White, Blue, Red
Models SM-A125F/DSN, SM-A125F/DS, SM-A125F
SAR EU 0.67 W/kg (head) 1.38 W/kg (body)
Price About 175 USD

TESTS

Loudspeaker -30.4 LUFS (Below average)