Redmi Note 12 to Feature the Newly Launched MediaTek Dimensity 1080 SoC Which has Increased CPU Power and Efficiency

The Redmi Note 12 series will debut first in China and is expected to launch sometime next year.

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It has been a while since Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 11 series. The company launched multiple phones in the lineup in India, with the Note 11 SE — a rebadged Redmi Note 10S from 2021 — being the latest one. The company is expected to launch the Redmi Note 12 series soon. The Redmi Note 12 series will debut first in China and is expected to launch sometime next year. The Note 12 series is likely to feature the newly launched MediaTek Dimensity 1080 series, according to tipster Digital Chat Station.

The Redmi Note 12 series launch date is unknown. Meanwhile, MediaTek has announced the details about the Dimensity 1080 SoC. 

MediaTek Dimensity 1080 SoC Could be a Part of the Redmi Note 12 Series

MediaTek Dimensity 1080 SoC is a new 5G chipset launched by the Taiwanese company. It could feature in the upcoming Redmi Note 12 series. The piece of information comes from tipster Digital Chat Station (via), who stated that the phone’s internal testing with the chipset offers similar performance to the Snapdragon 778G SoC. It reportedly scored over 520,000 on AnTuTu.

The new MediaTek Dimensity 1080 SoC is based on a 6nm process. It features an upgraded octa-core CPU with two ARM Cortex-A78 CPU cores operating at up to 2.6GHz, combined with an ARM Mali-G68 GPU. The chipset also supports up to a 200MP camera sensor and HyperEngine 3.0 for an enhanced gaming experience.

Previously, the same tipster had revealed that the Note 12 series will get a 50MP ultrawide camera sensor. The exact model getting the high-resolution ultrawide sensor is unknown at the moment. The standard Note 12, on the other hand, will get an 8MP ultrawide sensor and a 2MP macro camera.

The tipster further revealed that the Note 12 series will sport the same flat frame design with squared edges. The Note 12 series was spotted on the 3C certification website. According to the listing, the Note 12 Pro+ could feature support for 210W fast charging, whereas the Note 12 Pro is likely to support 120W fast charging. The standard Note 12 will get 67W fast charging.