Samsung Galaxy A12 Launched in India with Exynos 850: Specifications

Samsung has launched a new version of the Samsung Galaxy A12 with the same which was launched back in February this year. The only difference between the devices is the processor. Samsung has used an Exynos processor in the new model while the previous one comes with a Mediatek processor.

The device features an octa-core Exynos processor, quad rear camera setup, 5000 mAh Battery, and a selfie camera in the water-drop notch style display.

Let’s see the full specifications and the price of the Samsung Galaxy A12.

Samsung Galaxy A12 Specifications

This smartphone features a 6.5-inch HD+ PLS TFT LCD Display with 1600×720 pixels resolution and 60Hz Refresh Rate. The display further has a 20:9 aspect ratio and a pixel density of 200 PPI.

Samsung Galaxy A12 features an octa-core Samsung Exynos 850 processor coupled with a Mali-G52 MP1 GPU. It comes with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of Storage. There is a dedicated MicroSD slot for Storage expansion with up to 1TB.


The handset features a 48MP Quad rear camera setup in the square module with an LED Flash. The cameras consist of a 48MP primary lens with f/2.0 aperture, a 5MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture that has a 123-degree field-of-view, a 2MP depth lens with f/2.4, and a 2MP macro lens with f/2.4 aperture.

There is an 8MP selfie camera lens in the water-drop style notch with an f/2.2 aperture.

Key Specifications

  • 6.5-inch HD+ PLS TFT LCD Display
  • 1600×720 pixels resolution
  • Samsung Exynos 850 Processor
  • 48MP Quad Rear Camera
  • 8MP Selfie Camera
  • 5000 mAh Battery
  • 15W Fast Charging
  • 2+1 microSD slot
  • Secured by Samsung Knox
  • Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
  • OneUI 3.1 Based on Android 11

Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, and a USB Type-C port for charging. There is also a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light, and proximity sensor. There is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.

The device further has Samsung’s Knox Security. Samsung Knox is a security solution provided to Samsung smartphones for keeping the device safe from malware and malicious threats.

The device packs a 5000 mAh Battery with 15W Fast charging support. It carries a weight of 205 grams and measures 164.0 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm (height, width, and depth respectively). The device runs on Android 11-based OneUI 3.1 skin out of the box.


Price and Availability in India

This smartphone launched in two variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB Storage, and the high-end 6GB RAM + 128GB Storage. The 4GB+64GB model is priced at Rs 13,999 and the high-end 6GB+128GB model is priced at Rs 16,499. It comes in three color options – Black, Blue, and White.

The device is available for purchase through Samsung India Online Store and will also be available on offline retail stores.

The original Samsung Galaxy A12 with MediaTek Helio G35 Processor launched back in February this year in India at the starting price of Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. There is also a 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 4GB+128GB model is priced at Rs 14,999.

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