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Nokia C12

Nokia C12
$101
Brand: Nokia
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.3-inchs HD+ screen
  • Camera 8MP Main / 5MP front
  • Memory 2GB RAM with 64GB ROM
  • Platform UNiSOC SC9863A1 / Android 12

Our Rating

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

7.8
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 7 / 10
  • Camera Quality 7 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Nokia C12 Highlights and Overview

This is Nokia C12, the direct successor to Nokia C10, as well as the first Nokia smartphone released in 2023. The phone comes in a compact 6.3-inches screen with a dewdrop notch on the head. The display is IPS, and it has 720 x 1600 pixels.

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Powering the Nokia C12 is UniSoC’s SC9863A1 CPU, clocked at 1.6GHz. The Chipset has PowerVR GE8322 GPU, and it is backed by 2GB and a slightly large 64-Gigs of internal storage.

The camera sensor on the C12 is an 8-megapixel lens, supported by a single LED flash on the rear, while the frontal snapper is a 5-megapixel shooter, both of which are capable of 720p video recording.

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Interestingly, the smartphone has FaceID and Bluetooth 5.2, but there is no fingerprint scanner anywhere. You are getting dual 4G SIMs, while Google Android 12 (Go Edition) is available out of the box. The full specifications of Nokia C12 are contained in the table below.

Nokia C12 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 12(700), 17(700)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 160.6 x 74.3 x 8.75 mm
Weight 177.4 grams
Build Glass front / Aluminum frame / Plastic back
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.3 inches, (78.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (278 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 12 (Go Edition)
Chipset Spreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A1
CPU Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 & 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU PowerVR GE8322

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 2GB + 64GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 256GB via microSD card (uses SIM 2 slot)

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8MP Main cameras
Camera Features Autofocus / Digital zoom / HDR / Touch focus / Face detection / LED flash
Video Resolution 720p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5megapixel
Camera Features Face Beautification
FaceID
Video Resolution 720p

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Placed at the base of the phone
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
FM Radio Yes

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

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

Nokia C12 User Reviews and Opinions

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Disclaimer Note

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