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Gionee P12

Gionee P12
Brand: Gionee
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.1-inch 600 x 1280 pixel IPS display
  • Camera 13 MP + 2 MP + 0.3 MP Main/ 8 MP front
  • Memory 2GB RAM / 16GB ROM
  • Platform Helio A20 CPU / Android 10

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

Gionee P12 Highlights and Overview

Gionee P12 is an entry-level smartphone based on Mediatek CPU. It is the upgraded version of Gionee P10m launched back in August of 2019, and come with 4G LTE network, which was absent on the aged P10m. The new Gionee P12 sport a 6.1-inches display with a dewdrop notch overhead.

Specification wise, the P12 is powered by a 1.8 GHz Quad-Core processor. This is the Mediatek Helio A20 SoC which come loaded with AI features. Along with the CPU, there’s a PowerVR GE8320 GPU, a 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

As for the camera department, you are getting a triple rear sensor, combining 13 MP + 2 MP + 0.3 MP rear sensors. The first is the main sensor with f/2.0 aperture, followed by a secondary depth sensor and the third low-light sensor, assisted by a single LED flash. At the front, there is a single 8MP sensor for AI selfies and FaceID.

It has dedicated dual SIM and microSD card slots, dual 4G VoLTE, a rear-placed fingerprint scanner, packs a 3200mAh battery and run the latest Android 10 out of the box. The full specifications of the Gionee P12 is detailed in the specs table below.

Gionee P12 Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


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Dimensions 156.85 × 76.38 × 7.95 mm
Weight 168 grams
Build Premium Plastic
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.1 inches, 96.7 cm2 (~79.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 600 x 1280 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~242 ppi density)


Operating System Android 10
Chipset Mediatek MT6761 Helio A20 (12 nm)
CPU Quad-core CPU (4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320


Card Slot Yes, up to 128 GB via microSD card


Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 13 + 2 + 0.3 megapixel rear camera
Camera Features Autofocus
Touch focus
Face detection
Scene mode
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel front camera
Camera Features FaceID,
AI Beauty
Video Resolution 720p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
FM Radio Yes


Battery Capacity Removable Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 28 hours
Stand-by Up to 480 hours


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Gionee P12 User Reviews and Opinions

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We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.

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