Karbonn Smart A12 With 4.5 Inch Display and 1GHz Processor- Launched At Rs. 7990

Karbonn Mobiles launched an 4.5 inch android Ice Cream Sandwich device powered by 1 GHz ARM Cortex A9 processor along with Broadcom’s 3G platform. Broadcom Corporation is a semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business.Broadcom is the top 10 semiconductor Vendors by revenue in 2012. This phone is available through online retailers like Flipkart. The official price of this device is INR 7990/-.  The phone has very decent specifications for its price. It has 4.5 inch capacitive touch screen with 854×480 pixels resolution. It is powered by 1800 mAh battery. On the back it has 5 MP camera, and at front it has a VGA camera for video calling. With 1 GHz Cortex A9 processor and 512 MB RAM it will give the decent performance. For storage there is 4 GB internal memory with up to 32 GB expandable SD card support.

Karbonn launches ‘Karbonn Smart A12’ powered by Broadcom

Karbonn Smart A12 smartphoneShashin Devsare, Executive Director, Karbonn Mobiles said “With the launch of the Smart A12, we seek to establish our positioning into the emergent Android domain, and provide our users cutting-edge Android based mobility solutions. It is herein that with the partnership with Broadcom to bring in our premier 3G enabled mobility device that we seek to cater to the nascent needs of the young and aspiring consumer base of the country. The association which brings Broadcom’s cutting edge 3G smartphone platform for Android to the consumers, is sure to revolutionize the segment with its pertinent intermix of blazing-fast speed and cutting-edge device features.”

“Today we realise that smartphones are changing the way consumers behave, and thus have embarked upon creating pertinent devices addressing all their needs”, he added.

Key Features:-

  • Priced at Rs. 7990/-
  • Android 4.0 ‘Ice-Cream Sandwich’ OS
  • 1 GHz ARM Cortex A9 Processor
  • 4.5-inch touchscreen with 854×480 p resolution
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4GB internal storage
  • 5MP rear camera with LED flash
  • VGA front facing camera
  • 1,800mAh battery

Karbonn launches ‘Karbonn Smart A12’ powered by Broadcom


Display and Size

Size 4.5 Inches
Resolution qHD, 854 x 480 Pixels
Handset Colors Black & Gun
Feature Multi-touch, Pinch-to-Zoom


Primary camera Yes, 5 Megapixel
Secondary camera Yes
Features 854 x 480, 30 fps


Operating System  Android v4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
CPU 1 GHz ARM Cortex A9 Processor
RAM 512 MB
Internal Memory/ ROM 4 GB
SIM Support Dual SIM, WCDMA + GSM
Expendable Memory Up to 32 GB via SD card
Radio Yes, with recording
GPS yes
Sensors G-Sensor, 3D G-Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor


3G Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, Supported Profiles (A2DP)
Audio Jack 3.5 mm


1800 mAh

In the Box

Battery, Headset, Charger, Warranty Card, Handset, User Manual, USB Cable

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