The Samsung Galaxy A12 is finally here! How would you like R200 in your pocket and a new phone? Well, it’s as simple as being one of the first to bag this device. With incredible features and a smart price tag of R3499, it looks like 2021 won’t be so bad after all. 

Samsung A12

bag it button

So why the hype on the A12? Well, this one-of-a-kind smartphone is making waves for good reason. Not only is it super affordable, it boasts incredible features that’ll level up your daily life. As an added bonus the first 12 000 customers to buy this awesome device will receive R200 in Absa Cash Back vouchers with every purchase* See more details at the end of this post. 

Let’s take a closer look at the specs and features:

Up your photography game

The 48MP main quad camera is probably the best feature this smartphone has to offer.  

Your photos will come to life when you make use of the A12’s state-of-the-art camera features. With an ultra-wide lens for incredible landscape pics and a macro lens to capture the tiniest of details, your friends and followers will be so impressed they’ll think you spent lockdown completing a photography course. 

samsung galaxy a12


Now for the extra fun bit, the 8MP front camera is nothing short of awesome. This selfie cam has a live focus feature that will make sure your Instagram selfies and TikToks are crystal clear and get the hype they deserve. Up your following by creating content that’ll get you noticed. 

Sleek and stylish just like you

With refined curves making it comfortable to hold, the Samsung A12 boasts a large 6.5 inch Infinity-V Display screen with HD+ technology meaning the amazing content you’ll be creating will be sharper and clearer than ever before. Crisper images takes binge-watching your favourite series, playing games and swooning over your selfies to the next level. 

samsung a12

A battery to power up your lifestyle

The Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with a 5000 mAh battery so that you can stay connected for longer without stopping to charge. Checking emails, messaging and updating your socials is a vital part of our day-to-day and a dead battery mid-Twitter war is a major vibe kill. We get it, smartphones=life and no one wants a battery that gets in the way of that. The A12’s battery life will impress smartphone addicts across Mzansi. And when you do eventually need to charge, it comes with a 15W fast charger, getting your baby back to full power in no time. 

Finally more room to play  

‘I don’t use up the storage space on my phone.’ – said no one ever. 

Have ample space for your photos, music, apps and more with the A12. With a 64MB capacity, store your heart out and don’t live in fear of the dreaded full-storage notifications. Increase your storage capacity even further with the up to 1TB MicroSD slot. 

If your current smartphone feels like it’s from another decade, upgrade now and get R200 in your pocket in the form of an Absa Cash Back voucher! See how easy it is to qualify here

With free delivery on all orders over R500 and 5 different payment options plus a free 2-year warranty, hi is the best place to buy your new Samsung A12 smartphone. 


Protect your prized possession and take advantage of Samsung Care+ offering 12 months screen protection for only R99 once-off! Valid from 18 January 2021 – 28 February 2021. 


Love being kept up to date with the latest and greatest? Stay on top of the freshest tech launches and get notifications on release dates. View the hi Release Calendar here. 


On a budget? Discover Samsung phones under R2000 here

want more footer