Technical sheet of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C; A Smartphone for Everyone
The Xiaomi Redmi 12C is a mid-range smartphone from Xiaomi, released in January 2023. Although not as powerful as some of their flagship models, it still offers great features and performance at an affordable price. The Redmi 12C has a 6.71 inch LCD IPS screen with a resolution of 720 x 1650 (HD+) and 500 cd/m² (typ) brightness, 1500:1 contrast ratio, and 82.2% usable surface. It is made of plastic material and looks stylish.
Under the hood, the Redmi 12C is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769V/CZ) (12nm) processor paired with 4GB, 6GB or 3GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB or 128GB of eMMC 5.1 storage. It also supports external storage via a microSD card in a slot card tray. On the benchmarking front, it scored 251300 on AnTuTu v9.
In terms of camera, the Redmi 12C features a dual-camera setup which consists of a standard 50.0MP f/1.8 CMOS sensor and a macro lens with 2.0MP f/2.4. It also has a 5MP selfie shooter. Connectivity-wise, it comes with Bluetooth 5.1, dual SIM, audio jack, and infrared.
For power, the Redmi 12C packs a 5000mAh battery and supports 10W fast charging. This should be enough to get you through a day of usage with ease.
Overall, the Xiaomi Redmi 12C is a great mid-range smartphone from Xiaomi that offers good performance at an affordable price. It looks good, is well-built and has good connectivity options. It has decent cameras and can perform well in gaming and multitasking. The battery backup should also be good. If you’re looking for a budget-friendly phone with good features, the Redmi 12C could be a great choice.
Xiaomi Redmi 12C prices
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • China · 4GB · 64GB||$ 136|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • China · 4GB · 128GB||$ 154|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • China · 6GB · 128GB||$ 119|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • Global · 3GB · 64GB||$ 95|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • Global · 4GB · 128GB||$ 106|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • Global · 3GB · 32GB||$ 86|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • Global · 4GB · 64GB||$ 100|
|Xiaomi Redmi 12C • Global · 6GB · 128GB||$ 114|
|Release date||January 2023, 9 months ago|
Design & Materials of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
76.4 mm•168.8 mm•8.8 mmPrint 3D Model
|Usable surface||82 %|
|Resolution||720 x 1650 px • HD+|
|Density||268 ppi • Medium Density|
Performance & Hardware of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
|Model||MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769V/CZ)|
|CPU||2x Cortex•A75 2.0 GHz + 6x Cortex•A55 1.8 GHz|
|GPU||Arm Mali-G52 MC2 950MHz|
251.300 • Antutu v9
Overall performance better than 65% of devices
|Type||eMMC 5.1 Storage|
|SD Slot||Yes , Slot for SD or second SIM card|
|Fingerprint||Yes, in the back|
|Ultrasonic proximity virtual||Yes|
Camera of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Double rear camera
- 2 Mpx
- ƒ/ 2.4
- Pixel size
|Slow Motion Video||No, 30 fps|
- DxOMark Score
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Connectivity of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
|4G LTE||B1 (2100), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B7 (2600), B8 (900), B20 (800), B38 (TDD 2600), B40 (TDD 2300), B41 (TDD 2500)|
|3G||B1 (2100), B5 (850), B8 (900)|
|2G||B2 (1900), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B8 (900)|
Dual Standby (Micro SIM + Nano SIM)
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|Standards||802.11a , 802.11b , 802.11g , 802.11n , 802.11n 5GHz , 802.11ac|
|Version||Bluetooth 5.1 LELow energy consumption|
|Supports||GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo|
|USB On-The-Go (OTG)||Yes|
- Audio Jack
- Radio FM
- Computer sync
- OTA sync
- No official network bands
Battery of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
|Fast charge||Yes , 10.0W|
- 0%Two days or more
- 22%More than one day
- 78%One day
- 0%Less than a day
- 0%Less than half day
Software of Xiaomi Redmi 12C
MIUI 13 (Android 12)
|Google Services (official)||Yes|
- 11%It comes with a clean operating system
- 78%It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
- 11%It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
- 33%Every two months or less
- 67%Every six months
- 0%Once a year
User reviews about the Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Latest reviews added
- ok entry level, nothing more.Pros
- nice price.
- well built
- nice photos with GCam apk
- a pair of updates..
- USB 2.0 on 2023.. Unbelievable.
- 21:9 = narrow display.
- brightness set manually, yes you can't believe it
- difference using the virtual ram is impalpable
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