Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 is a mid-range smartphone that was released in January, and it offers pretty powerful specs at a starting price of only about 200 bucks. Therefore, the Chinese brand keeps applying the same old recipe that granted notoriety for its phones: premium features at affordable prices.
Xiaomi Redmite Note 12 stands out for using the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor from Qualcomm, a large 6.67 AMOLED display of 120Hz for the refresh rate, a 48MP main camera lens, and more.
Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 12 series encompasses a diverse range of models, such as the Redmi Note 12 Pro+, Redmi Note 12 Pro, Redmi Note 12, as well as Redmi Note 12 4G. The flagship device, meaning the Redmi Note 12 Pro+, carries an exceptional 200MP camera, offering unparalleled photographic capabilities. This high-end model will be available at about €500 for the variant equipped with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. In addition to the impressive camera, this device also comes equipped with a powerful 120W charger and a substantial 5,000mAh battery, ensuring that you won’t need to charge the phone too often.
As for the Redmi Note 12 Pro, a slightly more affordable option, it offers a 50MP primary camera. Priced at roughly €400, this model delivers great balance between affordability and advanced features. The device also sports a 5,000mAh battery, which capable of being charged fully in just 46 minutes.
The standard Redmi Note 12 is equipped with a versatile triple camera system, consisting of a 48 MP primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture, supported by phase detection autofocus (PDAF). Additionally, it features an 8 MP ultrawide camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a wide 120-degree field of view, allowing users to capture expansive landscapes and group photos effortlessly. Completing the setup is a 2 MP macro camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The main camera module also includes useful features such as dual-LED dual-tone flash for optimal lighting, HDR for enhanced dynamic range, and panorama mode. For those who are into selfies, the Redmi Note 12 offers a 13 MP front-facing camera with an f/2.5 aperture, ensuring clear and vibrant self-portraits. It also supports HDR mode and can record videos in 1080p resolution at 30 frames per second.