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Tecno Camon 12 Air, the first Tecno Dot in-display: Spec, Review and price

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Tecno Camon 12 Air is the entry-level version of the Camon 12 series – Camon 12 and Camon 12 Pro. It comes at a more cheaper price and lesser specifications. However, its intuitive and innovative design makes it the most adorable and sought after. This device introduces the first in-display front camera (Punch hole) design in all Tecno mobile phones.

camon 12 Air in-display camera

It also has a power advantage coming with a 4000mAh battery with fast charging.

Tecno Camon 12 Air Review


This beautiful device is powered by a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset 2 GHz quad-core processor with 3GB of RAM. It does reasonably well for storage, it is available as a 32GB model, which can be expanded with a dedicated microSD card slot.


The battery power is also an advantage, coming at 4000 mAh which is guaranteed to get you through the day with little to no charging required. It also comes with fast charging technology which is enabled when the phone is less than 25%.

Display and Design

Camon 12 Air comes with a 6.55-inch IPS LCD capacitive Crystal touch Screen, with an all-new dot in-display camera (punch hole). This ensures up to a 90% screen view. It has a modest screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. The phone comes in two variant colors, Ocean Blue and Alpenglow Gold.


Despite being an entry-level of the Camon 12 series, Camon 12 Air is not to be overlooked when it comes to camera power. Like Camon 12, the Camon 12 Air has a back camera of a 16MP camera plus 2MP and 8MP depth sensor, Triple Rear Camera with Quad Flash. Coming with an intuitive dot in-display camera in the front is a front snapper of 8 megapixels AI-powered Selfie camera.

Tecno Camon 12 Air, the first Tecno Dot in-display: Spec, Review and price 1

Tecno Camon 12 Air Full Specs


164.2mm x 76.1mm x 8.15mm
Weight:170.7 g


Size:6.55 in
Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Resolution:HD+ 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)


OS: Android 9.0 (Pie), HIOS 5.5
Chipset:Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)
CPU:Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU:PowerVR GE8320


Card slot: microSD (dedicated slot)
Internal:32GB 3GB RAM


Main Camera:Triple 16 MP, PDAF 8 MP
2 MP, depth sensor Features Quad-LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera: Single 8 MP


4G LTE:Yes (up to 150 Mbps downloads)
WLAN:Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth :5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS
USB:MicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go


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Colors:Ocean Blue and Alpenglow Gold
Model Name:Camon 12 Air
Security: Fingerprint and Face Recognition

Tecno Camon 12 Air Price and Availability

The phone was released in October 2019 and has since hit the market. You can get it at the range of N42,000-N45,000 in Nigeria. You may want to Buy Here

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