Affordable Redmi 12 That Does Not Compromise Quality

Look no further if you want a mobile phone with big screen, large storage and an affordable price. Check out the Xiaomi Redmi 12 that is currently available in Singapore.

This entry level Redmi 12 comes with 2 variants. One with a 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage (SGD 209) and the other with an 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage (SGD 239). Do note that the 4GB+128GB version is only available on Shopee.

If you can afford it, I suggest getting the higher internal storage one which you can purchase at Authorized Xiaomi Stores and other official retailers in Singapore.

Here are the specifications:

Design

  • Dimension: 168.60mm x 76.28mm x 8.17mm!
  • Weight: 198.5g!
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Sky Blue, Polar Silver
  • Premium glass back design
  • IP53″ dust and splash resistance

Display

  • 6.79″ FHD+ DotDisplay
  • 2460×1080, 396ppi
  • 90Hz AdaptiveSync refresh rate
  • Brightness: up to 550 nits (HBM)
  • SGS Low Blue Light certification#
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • NTSC 70% (typ)

Performance

  • MediaTek Helio G88 processor
  • CPU up to 2.0GHz
  • LPDDR4X + eMMC 5.1
  • 4+128/8+128/8+256GB
  • Supports expandable storage up to 1TB
  • MIUI 14 based on Android 13

Rear Camera

  • 50MP main camera
    • f/1.8
  • 8MP ultra-wide camera
    • f/2.2, FOV: 120°
  • 2MP macro camera
    • f/2.4
  • Video recording
    • 1080P 1920×1080 30fps
    • 720P 1280×720 30fps

Front Camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
    • f/2.1
  • Video recording:
    • 1080P 1920×1080 30fps
    • 720P 1280×720 30fps

Battery & Charging

  • 5,000mAh (typ) battery(
  • 18W fast charging&
  • USB-C

Connectivity

  • SIM1 + Hybrid (SIM or microSD)
  • Bands:
    • GSM: 2/3/5/8
    • WCDMA: 1/5/8
    • LTE FDD: 1/3/5/7/8/20/28
    • LTE TDD: 38/40/41
  • Bluetooth 5.3
  • Wi-Fi: 2.4GHz | 5GHz

Others:

  • Side fingerprint sensor
  • Supports FM radio (with headphones)
  • 3.5mm headphone jack

Check out the Press Release for more information.

Press Release

Introducing the new Redmi 12: Bigger RAM & Storage, Exceptional Design and Display Features

Singapore, July 18, 2023 – Xiaomi has announced the new Redmi 12, its latest entry-level smartphone packed with top-quality features designed for everyone seeking maximum value with larger RAM and storage capacity, excellent entertainment experience, and a buttery smooth operating system.

See also  Google Introduces Pixel 3, Pixel Slate and Home Hub (video)

Redmi 12 brings to the market a new seamless experience. Measuring only 8.17mm1 thick, featuring a premium glass back and an all-new infinite camera design, this smartphone has a sleek look yet also provides users with a comfortable handgrip. With its IP53 rating2, Redmi 12 is built to handle everyday dust and splashes. To further enhance convenient usage, it’s equipped with an 18W Type-C fast charging port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Available in three different colors – Midnight Black, Sky Blue, and Polar Silver – the Redmi 12 is both functional and appealing.

Redmi 12 boasts an incredible 6.79” FHD+ DotDisplay screen with 90Hz Adaptive Sync. This display, with a resolution of 2460×1080, is also the largest so far in the Redmi series, delivering an upgraded viewing experience for reading, watching videos, gaming, and more. The phone is SGS Low Blue Light certified, and its Reading mode 3.0 enables users to enjoy content for longer without putting extra strain on the eye3.

Redmi 12’s triple camera system features a 50MP main camera that captures details with clarity and precision. Completing this powerful trio is an 8MP ultra-wide camera and a 2MP macro camera. Moreover, Redmi 12 offers seven popular filmCamera filters to elevate your photography experience with pixel-level calculations and real-time previews.

Backed by the powerful MediaTek Helio G88 processor, Redmi 12 has a CPU that clocks up to 2.0GHz with memory extension, providing more opportunities for users to explore. An impressive 1TB expandable storage is also included in the package to support you through your busiest day, from photo taking to ensuring all your favorite tunes are always at your fingertips. The 5,000mAh4 battery removes all worries about power fading away, offering 23 days of standby time, 133 hours of music playback, 26 hours of online reading, or 16 hours of watching videos6. Redmi 12 comes with a user-friendly side-mounted fingerprint sensor for fast and easy access. The smartphone can also be used as an IR remote to control devices at home. Further elevating the entertainment experience, Redmi 12 is equipped with a powerful loudspeaker for a captivating and dynamic auditory journey.

See also  Review: Sudio Ett Earphones

Pricing and availability

Redmi 12 is available for purchase in Singapore in two variants – SGD 209 (*4GB+128GB) only available exclusively on Shopee, and SGD 239 (8GB+256GB) which can be purchased at Authorized Xiaomi Stores and other official retailers in Singapore.

For more information on new products, please follow our Xiaomi Singapore Facebook Page.

*Redmi 12 (4GB+128GB) variant is available exclusively on official Xiaomi stores via Shopee.

About Xiaomi Corporation

Xiaomi Corporation was founded in April 2010 and listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on July 9, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is a consumer electronics and smart manufacturing company with smartphones and smart hardware connected by an IoT platform at its core.

Embracing our vision of “Make friends with users and be the coolest company in the users’ hearts”, Xiaomi continuously pursues innovations, high-quality user experience and operational efficiency. The company relentlessly builds amazing products with honest prices to let everyone in the world enjoy a better life through innovative technology.

Xiaomi is one of the world’s leading smartphone companies. According to Canalys, the company’s market share in terms of smartphone shipments ranked No.3 globally in the first quarter of 2023. The company has also established the world’s leading consumer AIoT (AI+IoT) platform, with 618 million smart devices connected to its platform as of March 31, 2023, excluding smartphones, tablets and laptops. Xiaomi products are present in more than 100 countries and regions around the world. In August 2022, the company made the Fortune Global 500 list for the fourth time, ranking #266, up 72 places compared to 2021.

See also  Logitech G Releases G533 PC Wireless Gaming Headset

Xiaomi is a constituent of the Hang Seng Index, Hang Seng China Enterprises Index, Hang Seng TECH Index and Hang Seng China 50 Index.

For more information about Xiaomi as a company, please visit https://www.mi.com/global/discover/newsroom

  1. Actual measurements between individual products may vary. All specifications are subject to the actual product
  2. 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
  3. Data retrieved from SGS test report.
  4. 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.
  5. Data from Xiaomi Internal Labs. Actual time may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.