Redmi Note 12 5G 8GB + 256GB version launched in India

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 12 5G smartphone in India back in January. Today, at the Redmi Note 12 and Redmi 12C launch, the company also launched the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage version of the Note 12 5G.

This joins the 4GB + 128GB and 6GB + 128GB Redmi Note 12 5G models. Other specifications of the phone are the same.

Redmi Note 12 5G specifications
  • 6.67-inch FHD+ (1080×2400 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 1200 nits peak brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 6nm Mobile Platform (2 GHz x 2 A78-based +1.8GHz x 6 A55-based Kryo CPUs) with Adreno GPU
  • 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB UFS 2.2 internal storage, 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB UFS 2.2 internal storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
  • Android 12 with MIUI 13
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 48MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, LED flash
  • 13MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dimensions: 165.88×76.21×7.98mm; Weight: 188g
  • Dust and Splash resistant (IP53)
  • 5G SA (n1/n3/n5/n8/n28/n40/n78), NSA (n1/n3/n40/n78), Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh (typical) battery with 33W fast charging
Pricing and availability

The Redmi Note 12 5G 8GB + 256GB model is priced at Rs. 21,999. It will be available starting 6th April, 12 noon onwards from, in addition to and offline stores.

Launch offer

  • Rs. 1000 off for ICICI Bank card holders
  • Existing Xiaomi and Redmi users can exchange their devices with an exchange bonus of Rs. 1500

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