Xiaomi Redmi Note 12
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 price in Kenya Starts at Kes 27,500-29,500. The Redmi 12 is a dual sim phone that supports 5G network connectivity. The phone has a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 1200nits brightness, 1080 x 2400pixels resolution, and 395ppi density. The screen has a corning Gorilla Glass Victus 3 protection. The phone has a triple memory channel: 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB, 6GB RAM, and 256GB 8GB RAM with UFS 2.2 flash storage. For the cameras, Redmi 12 supports a triple rear camera set consisting of 48MP (wide), 8MP (ultrawide), and 2MP(Macro). The front camera supports a 322MP wide camera. The cameras record videos up to 1080p@30fps.
Regarding performance, Redmi Note 12 runs on the SM4375 Snapdragon 4Gen 1 by Qualcomm with an octa-core 2.0GHz CPU and Areno 619 GPU. The phone is embedded with the MIUI14 custom UI based on Android 12. Powering the phone is a massive storage 5000mAh Li-Po non-removable battery charged by a 33W fast-charging USB Type C2.0 charger. The phone supports features like a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, compass, and proximity sensors. The phone is Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, Wi-Fi, and GPS-enabled. The phone also has stereo speakers, an audio jack, and an FM Radio Speaker. The phone is available in Mystique Blue, Matte Black, and Frosted Green. Get yours today at phoneprice Kenya.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Specs
|Model||Xiaomi Redmi Note 12|
|27th October 2022
11th January, 2023
|RAM||4GB, 6GB, 8GB|
|Internal Storage||128GB, 256GB|
|SD Card Slot||Yes, Sim card shared|
|Dimensions||165.9 x76.2x8mm (6.53x3x0.31 in)|
|Display Type||AMOLED with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 3 protection|
|Screen Resolution||1080x2400pixels resolution, 395ppi density, 1200nits|
|Display Size||6.67 inches HD|
|Operating System||Android 12, MIUI 14|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM4375 Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 (6nm)|
|CPU Speed||Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A78& 6×21.8GHz Cortex-A55)|
· 48MP of f/1.8 wide+8MP of f/2.2 (Ultrawide)+2MP of f/ 2.4 (Macro)
· Supporting video quality of 1080p@30fps
· Dual LED Flash, HDR, Panorama, PDAF
13MP, f/2.5 wide, HDR
Supporting video quality at1080p@30fps
|Network||GSM, HPSA, LTE, 5G|
|SIM Card||Nano Dual sim|
|GPS||Yes. Equipped with GNASS, GPS, A-GPS|
|Wi-Fi & WLAN||· Wi-Fi Direct
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0 for data transfer, charging|
|Sensor||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, Gyro, compass|
|Battery||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Fast Charging||Wired Fast charging 33W|
|Color||Mystique Blue, Matte Black, Frosted Green|
Design and Physical Attributes
Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 has a sleek Redmi Note 12 design that is sturdy yet appealing. The phone has a thin bezel and is light, which makes it easy to grasp and use, weighing only 188g with 8mm thickness. The phone has the volume and fingerprint sensor on the left, the sim card slot, speakers, and microphone at the bottom, the audio jack at the top, and the camera island at the back. Redmi Note 12 has a 120Hz 6.67-inch AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels screen resolution. The screen brings the visuals to life with up to 1200nits brightness, allowing you to enjoy your phone even in sunlight at low power consumption. The 120Hz refresh rate enables a smooth phone experience while browsing, gaming, or scrolling. The Redmi Note 12 has an in-built SGS Eye care display that protects your eyes through screen dimming and reading mode features. The phone comes in appealing Mystique Blue, Matte Black, and Frosted Green colors.
Processor and OS
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 runs on a Qualcomm SM4375 Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 (6nm) chipset with an octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A78& 6×21.8GHz Cortex-A55) CPU and Adreno619 GPU. This flagship processor enables smooth yet high performance, multitasking, increased data processing, and games at low power consumption. The phone also has an MIUI 13 custom UI based on Android 12, which ensures optimal performance with enhanced image and video capabilities, a range of wallpapers and fonts to choose from, and enhanced layout and animations just for you.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 boasts massive storage with a 5000mAh Li-Po non-removable battery. The battery’s long life enables you to confidently perform your task, knowing the battery will last you through it. When low on charge, you have a 33W wired fast charger to fully charge your phone within an hour and ready to continue with the journey. The charger uses a USB Type C 2.0 cable, which doubles as a charger and file transfer cable between the phone and other devices like your PC. The battery supports more than 10 gaming and 21 hours of videos.
The Redmi Note 12 has ample memory space to save more and worry less about running out of space. The phone has several versions of RAM and ROM, allowing you to choose a preferred one depending on your tasks and money. There is 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB RAM with either 128GB or 256GB internal storage. The Redmi Note 12 also has a microSD Card slot that expands your memory up to 1TB. The phone has an inbuilt UFS 2.2 ROM that enables fast loading of apps and ease of downloading files without buffering.
Redmi Note 12 acknowledges that you need clear and detailed snapshots and videos that capture every detail to make those unforgettable memories alone or with family and friends. That is why the phone brings you a camera experience like never before. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 has a triple rear camera setup that allows you to take high-definition photos thanks to features like PDAF, panorama, Dual LED flash, and HDR. The primary camera is a 48MP f/1.8 wide camera supported by an 8MP f/ 2.2 ultra-depth camera and a 2MP f/2.4 macro camera. At the top front side is the 13MP selfie camera with f/2.5 wide aperture. The camera has a Dual LED Flash to help you snap selfies even in low light. Both cameras record videos of 1080p@30fps. These cameras allow you to take clear photos at night, pictures from any angle, and enable you to zoom the images to capture microscopic items.
Network, Connectivity, and Communication
Redmi Note 12 is 5G-enabled, with two nano sim card slots that allow you to operate simultaneously on standby mode. The phone is Bluetooth 5.2, and NFC enabled, allowing you to connect wirelessly with other compatible devices like audio speakers or make cashless transactions. The Redmi Note 12 allows Wi-Fi connectivity and GPS positioning. You can use the GPS, GNSS, BDS, or GALILEO navigation systems to find your way around. The phone has a USB Type C 2.0 cable, which, apart from charging, can be used for file transfer or to connect with other devices. The Redmi Note 12 also has an infrared (IR) blaster that allows you to connect your phone to a remote control for the TV, music player, and other electronics. You can control your surroundings from your phone.
Redmi Note 12 has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor that lets you unlock your phone as you grasp it. The feature keeps your data safe and private. The phone also has proximity, accelerator, and compass sensors, which enhance your phone’s functionality.
- 5mm 24bit Audio Jack
- IP53 splash and dust resistance
Hits and Misses
- Sleek and Trendy design
- High-performance processor
- Large memory space with UFS 2.2
- Has a microSD Card slot.
- High battery capacity, 5000mAh
- 33W wired fast charging capabilities.
- Large AMOLED 120Hz screen
- Supports IR Blaster
- Quality camera capabilities
- Supports 5G Connectivity.
- Bluetooth and NFC-enabled
- IP53 splash and dust resistant
- Not water resistant when immersed.
- No FM Radio
- No wireless or reverse charging
- Runs on Android 12 OS
- Redmi Note 12 Pro phone.
- USB Type-C 2.0 Cable
- Protective case
- Sim-eject pin.
Redmi Note 12 is a good phone, considering its display, performance, battery and camera setup. The cameras may be better, but they still take good photos and videos. The price is okay, considering the Redmi Note 12 is mid-range.
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