Realme C12 is a decent budget smartphone with cool features like a massive 6,000mAh battery, 3GB RAM, a large storage space, and a decent set of cameras.
Further, the Instant unlock enabled rear fingerprint scanner, the Face Unlock feature, the splash-resistant design, and the latest Android version add to the impressive specs sheet of the device. However, the processor setup could have been improved considering the price tag.
Display and Camera
Realme C12 features a 6.52-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a refresh rate of 60Hz.
Its bezel-less display has a Corning Gorilla Glass v3 screen protection, along with a waterdrop notch setup for the front camera. The 20:9 aspect ratio, along with a 269 ppi pixel density ensures a decent visual experience.
boasts of a Super Nightscape AI Triple camera setup having a 13MP main sensor that allows up to 4x Digital Zoom. Backing the primary lens is a 2MP depth lens and another 2MP macro sensor.
Among the rear camera features include Chrome Boost, Slo-mo Video Recording, Phase Detection Autofocus, Face Detection, and more. The selfie lens is mounted with a 5MP main sensor that comes with AI Beauty and Portrait Mode.
Configuration and Battery
Realme C12 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G35 chipset, assisted by an octa-core Cortex A53 2.3GHz processor, which could have been better.
To meet the graphics requirements, the device is built with a PowerVR GE8320 GPU, backed by 3GB RAM, which offers seamless gaming and multitasking experience.
The device runs on a mammoth 6,000mAh non-replaceable Li-ion battery, which gets completely charged from 20% to 100% within 3Hrs 13m and 40s.
Storage and Connectivity
Realme C12 is available in 32GB of internal memory that can be expanded up to 256GB. The smartphone provides a wide range of connectivity options including 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Mobile Hotspot, v5.0 Bluetooth, A-GPS with Glonass, and micro-USB 2.0.