Samsung Galaxy A12 – The Upgrade is Worth It

Samsung kind of did an early announcement to us about the arrival of two new entry-level budget smartphones scheduled to be out in early 2021.

Well, the Samsung Galaxy A12 and A02s are the early launch to expect. Both comes with decent features that are comfortable with your budget in Nigeria.



We are going to be doing an overview of these cool looking piece of tech. The top features as well as the price in Nigeria would be talked about too. Let’s dive right in

Samsung Galaxy A12 Key features

Announced: November, 2020

Display-size: 6.5inch TFT

Resolution: 720 x 1560p

SIM-Slot: Single/Nano SIM

Selfie: 8MP

Rear: 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP

Battery: 5000mAh

OS: Android 10

Network: 4G LTE

Fingerprint scanner (Side-mounted)

Samsung Galaxy A12 Price in Nigeria

The Samsung Galaxy A12 will sell at a price that begins at €179 ($212) for the 32GB RAM and 3GB RAM. The higher variant with 128GB and 6GB of RAM price falls at around €199 ($236) in Nigeria. It is going to be available for purchase in January 2021.

Design & Display

The Samsung Galaxy A12 has it pretty good when it comes to design. For the most part, it is just what anyone wants to have on a smartphone in that price range in Nigeria.

Just a recap, keep it in mind that the Samsung Galaxy A12 is the successor of the A11 so there is bound to be similarities between them but we didn’t see that happen here 100%.

The design of the Samsung Galaxy A12 is on the opposite side, in other words, its next level. With a 6.5inch HD+ display and a tear drop notch at the top, you can sense the difference when compared to previous gen in Nigeria.

Camera & Battery

Occupying the notch is an 8MP front-facing camera at your service. At the back is a quad-array of cameras that is made up of a 48MP main sensor, a 5MP ultra-wide and a pair of 2MP macro and depth sensors.

The Samsung Galaxy A12 does have a 5000mAh battery inside that is ready to get you started and also end your day with you. When it comes to fast charging, a 15W fast charging is what is obtainable here.

Software & Specs

Also available on this amazing piece of tech is the Android 10 OS. On the storage configuration, a 3/6GB RAM and 32/128GB ROM are obtainable here. The Samsung Galaxy A12 is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core processor.

Final Thoughts

Here goes another good looking budget smartphone for the market. The Samsung Galaxy A12. Pretty sharp, very simple, redefined easy going.

An upgrade was what we wanted, am glad it came. With Samsung giving a solid attention to the A series line up, it’s good news for us here in Nigeria as majority get to buy them.

The Samsung Galaxy A12 is not much of a deal breaker. Am so much attracted to the design especially the back. Dude! I love the blue color in particular.




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