Redmi Note 12 4G and Redmi 12C have officially launched at budget pricing in India. The company has brought these new offerings featuring a 50MP primary camera and a 5000mAh battery. The Note 12 4G smartphone comes with a Snapdragon chipset and the 12C arrives with the MediaTek Helio chipset.
The design of the smartphones has the typical form factor from the previously launched Redmi devices. The Note 12 4G has a punch-hole AMOLED display on the front, whereas the Redmi 12C comes with a water-drop notch IPS display.
Let’s take a look at the features, complete specifications, pricing, and availability of the Redmi Note 12 4G and Redmi 12C.
Redmi Note 12 4G Specifications
Redmi Note 12 sports a 6.67-inch full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with the support of a 120Hz high-refresh-rate and a touch sampling rate of 240Hz. Redmi has provided the device with a peak brightness of 1200 nits for better outdoor visibility. Under the hood, an octa-core Snapdragon 685 SoC paired with Adreno 610 GPU powers the device.
The camera module of Note 12 4G comes with a triple camera setup that includes a primary 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 sensor. The secondary sensor of the device has an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro sensor as a tertiary. The front-facing camera of the device features a 13-megapixel sensor for selfies and video calling.
The connectivity options of Note 12 4G include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port. The sensor array of the handset features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. The battery pack of Note 12 4G has a 5000mAh cell that supports 33W fast charging.
Redmi 12C Specifications
Redmi 12C comes with a 6.71-inch HD+ IPS LCD with a screen resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels. The display features a regular 60Hz refresh rate, an aspect ratio of 20:9, and 500 nits of peak brightness. The handset runs on the Android 12 operating system with MIUI 13 skin on top.
The internals of the device comes with a MediaTek Helio G85 chipset paired with Mali G52 MC2. The smartphone has a dual rear camera setup featuring a 50-megapixel primary camera and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The front-facing camera on the device has a 5-megapixel shooter for making video calls and selfies.
The connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Wi-FI, Bluetooth, GPS, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a micro USB port. The sensor array of the 12C comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, an ambient light sensor, a proximity sensor, and an accelerometer. The battery pack of the device has a 5000mAh cell that supports 10W wired charging.
Price and Availability
The Redmi Note 12 4G starts at Rs. 14,999 for the 6+64 GB version and Rs. 16,999 for the 6+128 GB variant. The color options provided with the Note 12 4G are Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue, and Lunar black. The Redmi 12C starts at Rs. 8,999 for the 4+64 GB and Rs. 10,999 for the 6+128 GB variant.
The device flaunts in Matte Black, Mint Green, Royal Blue, and Lavender Purple. Both devices will go on sale from April 6th at noon on Flipkart, Amazon, Mi website, Mi Home stores, and retail outlets.