Gionee M12 Specifications & Price in Nigeria

Gionee M12 is a good smartphone and it was announced in Nigeria just this week. This mobile phone comes in two different versions and that includes a 6.55-inch HD+ punch-hole display.

One type of this smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P22 SoC and the other with the Helio A25 SoC.  The chipsets are coupled with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB user-expandable storage.

Gionee M12 Specifications & Price in Nigeria

The smartphone features a 6.55-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display that has a resolution of 720×1600 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20:9. This dual-SIM phone measures 163.9 mm x 76.8 mm x 9.3 mm (height x width x thickness), and weighs approximately 196 grams.

Gionee M12 Key Features

  • Octa-core Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) version 2
  • 4GB RAM, 6GB RAM
  • 64GB, 128GB Built-in Storage up to 128GB Memory Card
  • 6.55 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~268 ppi)
  • Android 10
  • Octa-core MediaTek Helio A25 (12 nm) – variant 1
  • 48 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Rear Cameras
  • 16 MP Front Camera
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • 4G LTE Network
  • Non-Removable Li-Po 5100 mAh Battery

Design & Display

The weight of Gionee M12 is about 196 g (6.91 oz) with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Gionee phone are average 163.9 x 76.8 x 9.3 mm (6.45 x 3.02 x 0.37 inches).

The Gionee M12 has a nice design that is wrapped with all plastic which is more durable than a glass body. The panel is housing the quad-camera setup and a rear-mounted fingerprint.

On the front side, it has a glass fitted with a 6.55-inch IPS LCD screen that provides an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The Gionee M12 offers a screen-to-body ratio of103.6 cm2 (~82.3%).


About the camera specifications, Gionee M12 features a quad-camera setup on the rear. There is a 48 MegaPixel primary camera with f/1.79 aperture; a 5 MegaPixel ultra wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 2 MP depth sensor and a 2 MegaPixel camera.

Other Features on the rear setup include digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, touch to focus, and more. On the front, the phone comes with a 16 MegaPixel camera for video chats and clicking some stunning selfies even in low light modes.

The camera of the Gionee M12 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus or optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually specified point.

Memory & Performance

The internal memory of the Gionee M12 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

On the performance side, Gionee M12 is equipped with octa core MediaTek Helio P60 processor that ensures the user enjoy a smooth performance while accessing multiple applications at the same time.

Furthermore, the mobile device is available in two storage options – 4GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage and the 6GB of RAM + 128GB internal storage. Also, the inbuilt storage of the phone can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card so that users can store all their media files, songs, pictures, videos and more without worrying about memory storage space.


The Gionee M12 comes with various connectivity options such as 3.5mm jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot, 4G, 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with A-GPS, and USB Type-C 2.0.

Sensors on the phone include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor, and light sensor. Sensors facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Gionee M12 phone has a fingerprint sensor.

This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone.

This Gionee M12 phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

Gionee M12 also supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth’s surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board.


The Gionee M12 is backed by a powerful 5,100mAh non-removable battery of that supports 10W charging. This battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery.

Gionee M12 Price in Nigeria

Gionee M12 is on sale in nigeria at a set price of 75,000(NGN) for the Helio P22 version with 4GB RAM and 64GB. The MediaTek Helio A25-powered Gionee M12 comes with a starting price of 69,400 (NGN). The mobile device is available out of the box in Dazzling Black and Magic Green colors.

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Gionee M12 Full Specifications


  • Technology : GSM/ LTE/ HSPA
  • 2G Network Bands : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G Network Bands : HSDPA 900 / 1900
  • 4G Network Bands : 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 40
  • Speed : HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


  • Dimensions : 163.9 x 76.8 x 9.3 mm (6.45 x 3.02 x 0.37 in)
  • Weight : 196 g (6.91 oz)
  • Build : Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
  • SIM : Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


  • Display Type : IPS LCD
  • Size : 6.55 inches, 103.6 cm2 (~82.3% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution : 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~268 ppi density)


  • Operating System : Android 10
  • Chipset : MediaTek Helio A25 (12 nm) – model 1
  • Mediatek : MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) – model 2
  • CPU : Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) – model 1
  • CPU ii : Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 – model 2
  • GPU : PowerVR GE8320


  • Card Slot : microSDXC
  • Internal Storage : 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM

Main Camera

  • Quad : 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
  • UW : 5 MP, f/2.2, 115˚, (ultra wide)
  • Telephoto : 2 MP (depth), 2 MP (depth)
  • Features : LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Video: 1080p@30fps

Selfie Camera

  • Single : 16 MP
  • Video : 1080p@30fps
  • Settings : Exposure compensation, ISO control
  • Camera Features : Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
  • Auto Focus : Yes
  • Shooting Modes : Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
  • Resolution : 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF, 5 MP, f/2.2, 115˚


  • Loudspeaker : Available
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack : Yes


  • Wi-Fi : Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth : 5.0, A2DP
  • GPS : Yes, with A-GPS
  • NFC : No
  • Radio : FM radio
  • USB : USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Other Features

  • Sensors : Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
  • Colors : Magic Green, Dazzling Black


  • Battery Type : Li-Po 5100 mAh, non-removable

Chinedu Okeke

Chinedu is the founder of Nigerian Tech. He is a tech enthusiast who has the passion for emerging trends in the tech industry. He is also a professional web content developer.

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