The Tecno Camon 12, Camon 12 Pro and Camon 12 Air have been launched into the Kenyan market


Tecno launched the latest flagship phones in the Camon series that is the Tecno Camon 12, Camon 12 Pro and Camon 12 Air into the Kenyan market. The phones are a successor to the Tecno Camon 11.

The phone runs on the latest Android 9 Pie with the HiOS 5.0 on top of it. It comes with other features such as 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage which is expandable to up-to 256 GB via MicroSD card. The phone also comes with a 4000mAh battery. It is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 SoC clocked at 2.0 GHz paired with PowerVR GE8320 for graphical processing.

For the display, the Camon 12 rocks a 6.5  inches touchscreen which has a 1600×720 resolution. Being that the Camon has a history of having remarkable cameras, the Tecno Camon 12 continues with this tradition as it comes with 16+2+8MP AI Max Triple Rear Camera and its four outstanding shooting performances. It has Ultra Clear Shot / 120° Super Wide Angle / 2cm Extreme Macro Photography / Remarkable Bokeh Effect. It offers the consumers a chance to seize wonderful moments from different angles bringing out more beauty in the world. At the front It has a dew drop 16MP selfie camera that has Dual Flash. At the rear, it has a triple camera setup that features a 16MP main camera, 2MP depth sensor and 8MP wide angle sensor.

The Tecno Camon 12 Pro comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, at the front it rocks a 32MP selfie camera which is bound to give you some bomb selfies. The screen is slightly smaller at 6.35″ and it comes with a 3500 mAh battery.

The Tecno Camon 12 Air on the other hand comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage, at the front it has a 8MP selfie camera. Otherwise all other features are similar to the Camon 12.

Tecno Camon 12 specifications;

  • Screen: 6.5-inch, LCD capacitive touchscreen with 1600×720 pixel resolution
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P22 Processor and PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • Internal storage: 64GB built-in storage space (upgradable to upto 256GB via MicroSD)
  • RAM: 4GB RAM
  • Rear camera: Triple 16MP + 8MP + 2MP AI rear camera
  • Selfie camera: 16MP AI selfie camera
  • OS: Android 9 Pie with HIOS 5.0
  • Battery: 4000mAh non-removable battery
  • Network: 2G/ 3G/ 4G
  • Sensors: Fingerprint scanner (rear mounted), Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Compass
  • Colors: Dawn Blue, Dark Jade, Sky Cyan


  • The Tecno Camon 12 Pro – Ksh. 19,499
  • Tecno Camon 12  –             Ksh. 15,499
  • Tecno Camon 12 Air –         Ksh. 13,499.
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