itel S12 is a Cheap Phone with a Dual Front Camera for Selfie Lovers

itel S12 is an affordable smartphone designed especially for selfies lovers.

The major feature of this device is the dual front camera dedicated for selfies and video calls.

It is a good choice for light users and those on a low budget.


Key Features

  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Display Size: 5.0-inch
  • Screen Resolution: 480 x 854 pixels (196 PPI)
  • CPU: 1.3GHz Quad-core
  • ROM: 8GB
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Rear Camera: 8MP
  • Selfie Camera: 5MP + 2MP
  • Battery: 2400mAh


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Following the footsteps of other mid-range devices, S12 comes in awe design.

itel s12 design

Considering the price, this smartphone is better than other phones in the same category. The curved and rounded edges on the body add more beauty to the phone, making it comfortable to hold.

Don’t be deceived by the metallic look; it’s built with plastic just like others out there.

The back has a smooth panel that houses a fingerprint reader and a camera accompanied by an LED flash. While the front accommodates the dual selfie cameras on the top bezel and the virtual navigation buttons on the bottom bezel.



itel S12 sports an IPS capacitive touchscreen having a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. This display is aimed at providing clear visuals.

Don’t expect much from the screen especially when watching HD videos because the pixel density of 196 PPI is a reminder that this is a budget phone.


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Hardware and Software

The device comes with a quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek processor to take care of apps and other heavy liftings.

The processor receives support from a 1GB RAM for performance. In this aspect, you should expect a minimal multitasking support.

It runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) operating system with an onboard inbuilt memory of 8GB.

You can expand this spec unit to up to 32GB with a micro SD card thanks to the slot available on the inside.



The top marketing feature of this budget phone is the dual front camera. The selfie snappers are installed with 5MP and 2MP sensors that look to improve the quality of selfies you take.

itel S12 camera

It features soft LED flash as well to help brighten photos in dim light locations. For photography, the phone packs an 8MP rear camera featuring autofocus, HDR, and some other regulars.


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Battery and Connectivity

S12 has a battery capacity of 2400mAh without the fast charging technology capability. It comes with a dual SIM support; both SIM slots support 2G and 3G network, but only one slot can be used for internet connection at a time.


itel S12 Price and Availability

It’s available in Nigeria and some other African countries. You can buy it online at any leading store in your country or offline in any phone store around you.

The current price range is stated below and you can order it right away.

Get it here: itel S12


itel S12 Specifications

itel s12 specs

General Features
 Launched 2017
 Operating      System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
 Type IPS Capacitive Touchscreen (16M Colors)
 Size 5.0 inches
 Resolution 854 x 480 pixels (196 PPI)
Color Champagne Gold, Black, Grey
 Network 2G, 3G
 WLAN WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, Hotspot
 GPS Yes
 USB Yes
 Bluetooth Yes
 Processor 1.3GHz Cortex A-53 Quad-Core, MediaTek
 Card Slot Up to 32GB (MicroSD)
 Back 8MP, Auto-Focus, LED Flash
 Selfie 2MP + 5MP, LED Flash
 Capacity 2400mAh Li-ion
 Sensors Proximity, Compass, Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Fingerprint (Back)

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