Before the end of the year, Redmi has launched another cheap smartphone. Actually, Redmi has launched Redmi 12C as its new budget smartphone in China. The company has introduced it as a successor to the Redmi 10C, which debuted in March 2022. The latest C-series Redmi phone sports a slightly different design compared to its predecessor. Waterdrop notch has been given on the top for the front camera in the phone. The Redmi 12C is a budget phone, and hence comes with a polycarbonate body. The phone also has a plastic frame. Xiaomi has launched the Redmi smartphone with three storage options. Let’s take a look at the Redmi 12C price, specifications, and other details.
Price of different variants of Redmi 12C
Redmi 12C has been launched in China with three storage options. The base model offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It is priced at CNY 699 (roughly Rs. 8,400). There is also a 4GB + 128GB storage variant, which costs CNY 799 (roughly Rs. 9,600). The top-tier model packs 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage and is priced at CNY 899 (roughly Rs. 10,800). 12C has been launched in three colors – Shadow Black, Sea Blue, Mint Green and Lavender.
Basic specification of Redmi 12C
Talking about the specifications, the phone sports a square-shaped module at the back, which houses a pill-shaped camera module and a fingerprint scanner. The LED flash is located inside the camera module. The device packs a 50MP primary camera sensor at the back. There is a 5MP front camera sensor for selfie. The phone comes with a 6.71-inch HD Plus display with 1650×720 resolution. The screen has 20.6: 9 aspect ratio and peak brightness of 500 nits. The display has a small dew-drop notch for the front camera. It has very thin bezels except for the thick chin.
The 12C is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 chipset. The octa-core CPU is paired with Mali-G52 GPU. The device comes with LPDDR4X RAM and eMMC 5.1 flash memory. The storage can be expanded up to 512GB via microSD card. The device has a hybrid SIM slot and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone packs a 5000mAh battery and comes with a Micro-USB port for charging with a 10W charging adapter. The device weighs around 192 grams and measures 168.76×76.41×8.7mm in dimensions.