Samsung Galaxy A12 vs Lenovo K12 Pro – Review, specifications and prices

The new Samsung Galaxy A12 phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Lenovo K12 Pro also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Samsung Galaxy A12 Lenovo K12 Pro
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.8 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Operating System One UI 2.0 One UI 2.0
Resolution 720 x 1560 pixels 720 x 1640 pixels
RAM 3 GB (gigabytes) or 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 32 GB (gigabytes),64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/5/2/2 MP 64/2/2 MP
Front Camera 8 MP 16 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy A12 runs on MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2300 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on One UI 2.0 operating system.

The MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662.

Meanwhile, the Lenovo K12 Pro has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Kryo 260 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 260. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on One UI 2.0 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Samsung Galaxy A12 is carrying a PowerVR GE8320,680 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Lenovo K12 Pro has the Qualcomm Adreno 610,950 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Samsung Galaxy A12 battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Lenovo K12 Pro. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Lenovo K12 Pro battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The handset is using a TFT display with 720 x 1560 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Lenovo K12 Pro is featuring a IPS display with 720 x 1640 pixels and a screen size of 6.8 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Samsung Galaxy A12 is a 4.6% smaller than Lenovo K12 Pro screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy A12 Lenovo K12 Pro
Capacitive Capacitive
Infinity-V display Multi-touch
Multi-touch Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Samsung Galaxy A12 is carrying a ram memory of 3 GB (gigabytes) or 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) with some features like .

The Lenovo K12 Pro is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy A12 gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Lenovo K12 Pro.

The maximum capacity offered by the Samsung Galaxy A12 is 6 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Lenovo K12 Pro with 4 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with or 32 GB (gigabytes) or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy A12 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Lenovo K12 Pro.

The max storage capacity offered by the Samsung Galaxy A12 is 128 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Lenovo K12 Pro with 64 gigabytes.

Lenovo K12 Pro gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Samsung Galaxy A12 rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 48/5/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.0 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Lenovo K12 Pro rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/2/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Lenovo
Samsung Galaxy A12 Lenovo K12 Pro
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3) 2.5 cm shooting distance (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Digital image stabilization
Exposure compensation Digital zoom
Face detection Exposure compensation
Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (macro) Face detection
Geotagging Geotagging
HDR HDR
ISO settings ISO settings
Panorama Laser autofocus (LAF)
Scene mode Panorama
Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (depth sensing) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Self-timer Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (ultra-wide angle) Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2)
Touch focus Scene mode
White balance settings Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Lenovo K12 Pro has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy A12 Lenovo K12 Pro
8 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.2 Aperture:f/2.0.2
Face unlock Face unlock
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Samsung Galaxy A12 Lenovo K12 Pro
EDGE EDGE
HSPA+ EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
LTE GPRS
UMTS(384 kbit/s) HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 13 DL/Cat 5 UL
UFS 2.1
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Samsung Galaxy A12 price is $220 and the Lenovo K12 Pro price tag is $153

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