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Samsung Galaxy A12 Exynos 850

Samsung Galaxy A12 Exynos 850
Brand: Samsung
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.5-inches HD+ Screen
  • Camera 48MP Quad camera / 8 MP front
  • Memory 3/4GB RAM with 32/64/128GB ROM
  • Platform Exynos 850 / Android 11

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 10 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

Samsung Galaxy A12 Exynos 850 Highlights and Overview

The Galaxy A12 Exynos 850 as the name implies, is a model in the A12-series that relies on Samsung’s owned Exynos 850 CPU, instead of the MediaTek Helio P35 Chipset used in the standard Galaxy A12. The model has same specifications and features as the Galaxy A12 Nacho model. It comes in a 6.5-inches screen with 720 x 1600 pixels resolution and has a dewdrop notch overhead where the selfie camera is kept.

The processing power on this device comes from Samsung’s homemade Exynos 850 octa-core CPU, clocked at 2.0GHz along with Mali-G52 GPU, 3/4GB RAM and 32-128GB built-in storage, which is expandable as well.

On the camera department, you are getting four lenses on the rear; a 48-megapixel main lens, 5-megapixel ultrawide, 2-megapixel macro and a fourth 2-megapixel depth sensor, along with an LED flash, while a single 8-megapixel selfie sensor is housed in the notch upfront.

There is a side-placed fingerprint scanner, dual SIM cards options and either Black, White, Blue or Red painting. On the inside, you also getting a 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charging, while Google Android 11 with One UI v3.1 is available out of the box. The table below contains the full specifications and features of Samsung Galaxy A12 Exynos 850 model.

Samsung Galaxy A12 Exynos 850 Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM only)
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


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Dimensions 164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm
Weight 205 grams
Build Front glass, plastic back
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type PLS IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.5 inches, 106.7 cm2 (~85.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~264 ppi density)


Operating System Android 11, One UI Core 3.1
Chipset Exynos 850 (8nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G52 MP1


Card Slot Yes, up to 256 GB via dedicated microSD card


Camera Type Quadruple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 48-megapixel main lens with f/2.2 aperture;
5-megapixel ultrawide lens with f/2.2, 123˚ FoV
2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.2;
2-megapixel depth lens with f/2.4
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
F/2.2 aperture
Flash type - LED
5-element lens
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps,


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel,
Camera Features FaceID,
4-level AI face Beauty
f/2.2 aperture
Video Resolution 1080@30fps


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


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
FM Radio Yes


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 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

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