Beijing, CHINA, September 1 – Today, Xiaomi introduces Redmi 12 5G, the ultimate entry-level powerhouse offering seamless 5G connectivity, elegant design, and exceptional user experiences for a starting price from USD 199.
Powered by Snapdragon® 4 Gen 2 Mobile Platform, Redmi 12 5G boasts a 4nm processor with two performance cores and six efficiency cores, delivering speeds up to 2.2GHz and 2.0GHz, respectively. Supporting up to 16GB RAM with memory extension, you can experience flagship-level performance and the speed of 5G at an affordable price. Additionally, Redmi 12 5G supports expandable storage of up to 1TB,¹ keeping all your favorite apps, games, and content at your fingertips.
Available in three stunning colors – Midnight Black, Sky Blue, and Polar Silver, Redmi 12 5G stands out from the competition with a premium glass back and infinite camera deco design. Coming in at only 8.17mm² thin, the phone not only looks great but also offers an incredible hand feel. Boasting a large 6.79” FHD+ Dot Display screen and a 2460×1080 resolution, Redmi 12 5G offers an immersive viewing experience to fulfill all your entertainment needs, making it perfect for gaming and watching videos. The phone is SGS Low Blue Light certified³ along with the latest Reading mode 3.0, allowing readers to enjoy content for longer without eye fatigue. Additionally, with its IP53 rating,⁴ Redmi 12 5G is built to handle everyday dust and splashes.
Redmi 12 5G features a dual camera system comprising a powerful 50MP main camera and a 2MP depth camera that delivers natural-looking bokeh and uplifts the authenticity of your photos. With Redmi 12 5G, you can unleash your photographic creativity in HDR mode, night mode, or portrait mode and capture videos with movie frame or time-lapse mode. Enjoy seven popular film Camera filters to boost your photography game with pixel-level calculations and real-time previews.
To keep you connected, Redmi 12 5G has an 18W Type-C fast charging port⁵ and a powerful 5,000mAh battery to keep you going throughout the day, supporting up to 23 days of standby, 179 hours of music, 32 hours of reading, or 27 hours of video playback.⁶ Redmi 12 5G also supports a 3.5mm headphone jack and NFC⁷ for extra convenience and can even act as an IR remote control for your other devices at home.
Redmi 12 5G comes in three variants – 4GB+128GB, 8GB+128GB, and 8GB+256GB, with 4GB+128GB starting at USD 199. Pricing may vary between markets.
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1. Configurations available may differ between different regions. Available storage and RAM are less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software pre-installed on the device.
2. Actual measurements between individual products may vary. All specifications are subject to the actual product.
3. Data retrieved from SGS test report.
4. The device with IP53 has been tested to be resistant to splash and dust in the presence of specific laboratory conditions with the classification IP53 ingress protection based on IEC 60529:1989+A1:1999+A2:2013
5. Power adapter is sold separately in certain regions. For optimal charging efficiency, we recommend using power adapters that support 18W PD charging, or Xiaomi official power adapters of 18W or above if available.
6. Data from Xiaomi Internal Labs. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors. The maximum capacity of the battery will naturally decrease with time and usage.
7. NFC availability may vary between markets.