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Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Updated On: Sep 21, 2023

Xiaomi Redmi 12C

7.6 MSP Score 4.0 9,716 Ratings
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
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Best Price: 8,499

Key Specifications

  • MediaTek Helio G85 Octa core Processor
  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB Storage
  • 6.71″ (17.04 cm) 60Hz IPS LCD Display
  • Dual SIM: 4G & 4G Network
  • 50+0.08 MP Rear Camera
  • 5 MP Front Camera
  • 5000 mAh | 10 W Battery
  • Android v12 OS
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Xiaomi Redmi 12C Price In India

The lowest price of the Xiaomi Redmi 12C in India is ₹8,499 at Croma. The mobile is available in 4 GB + 64 GB, 6 GB + 128 GB, 4 GB + 128 GB storage variants in India.

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Croma Retail Redmi 12c (4gb ram, 64gb, mint green) ₹8,499 Redmi 12c (mint green, 4gb ram, 64gb storage) | high performance mediatek helio g85 | big 17cm(6.71) ₹8,499

Xiaomi Redmi 12C: Pros & Cons

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  • Pros
  • Octa-core Helio G85 processor
  • microSD card support
  • 5000mAh battery
  • Cons
  • HD+ resolution
  • Android 12
  • lacks 5G
  • lacks fast charging support
The Redmi 12C is an entry-level smartphone from Xiaomi which offers good performance and excellent battery life. The handset has a microSD card slot for storage expansion and up to 4GB of RAM. However, do note that the handset runs Android 12 OS, lacks 5G, and has a standard 60Hz refresh rate display. The device also doesn't supports fast charging. In conclusion, if you are primarily looking for a smartphone with good battery life and all the basic needs, then you can go for the Xiaomi Redmi 12C.

Xiaomi Redmi 12C Details

Design, Display, and Security
Xiaomi’s Redmi has introduced a new smartphone in the budget segment that brings some great features and an aggressive price point. Yes, we are talking about the latest Xiaomi Redmi 12C.  You get a plastic back with a camera island that houses a single camera with LED flash and fingerprint sensor. The front panel offers a waterdrop notch with some thin bezels around the corner. The phone is available in Matte Black, Royal Blue, Mint Green, and Lavender Purple. The device also features a 6.71-inch HD+ display with a 20:9 aspect ratio. The device also comes with an IPS LCD display panel and offers a resolution of 1650 x 720 pixels. It also packs 268ppi pixel density and an 83.08 per cent screen-to-body ratio. You also get 500nits of peak brightness with the Redmi 12C smartphone. The Redmi phone features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, and a face unlock feature. 
Performance, Camera, and UI
The Xiaomi Redmi 12c is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G85 processor. The chipset comes with dual cores of Cortex A75, and six cores of Cortex A53 clocked up to 2GHz. It also features Mali-G52 MC2 GPU to handle the graphics. The Xiaomi Redmi 12c is backed a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. In terms of optics, you get a dual-camera setup, which comes with a combination of a 50MP wide-angle lens and a 0.08MP depth sensor on the rear panel with an LED flash. On the front, the company has added a 5MP shooter for selfies and video calling. The Xiaomi Redmi 12c runs on the Android 12 operating system with MIUI on top. 
Battery and Connectivity
The latest Redmi model is backed by a 5,000mAh battery. The non-removable battery features a standard charging option. In terms of connectivity, you get dual 4G VOLTE, Wi-Fi with b/g/n/n 5GHz, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with GLONASS, an infrared sensor, 3.5mm audio jack, and a microUSB 2.0 port.

Xiaomi Redmi 12C Specifications

Summary 7.6/10

Processor Chipset MediaTek Helio G85
Rear Camera Dual (50MP + 0.08MP)
Internal Memory 64 GB
Screen Size 6.71 inches (17.04 cms)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh


Chipset MediaTek Helio G85
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 2GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 1.8GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55
Architecture 64-bit
Fabrication 12 nm
Graphics Mali-G52 MC2


Build Plastic back panel
Height 6.64 inches (168.7 mm)
Width 3.01 inches (76.4 mm)
Thickness 0.34 inches (8.7 mm)
Weight 192 grams
Colors Matte Black, Royal Blue, Mint Green, Lavender Purple
Water Resistant Yes, Splash proof, IP52
Ruggedness Dust proof, Water proof
Screen Unlock Fingerprint, Face unlock


Resolution 720 x 1650 pixels
Aspect ratio 20.6:9
Display Type IPS LCD
Size 6.71 inches (17.04 cms)
Bezel-less display Yes, with Waterdrop notch
Pixel Density 268 pixels per inch (ppi)
Brightness 500 nits
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 83.08 %


Rear camera setup Dual
Rear camera (Primary) 50 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/1.8 aperture
Rear camera (Secondary) 0.08 MP resolutionDepth lens
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 5 MP resolution5.0" sensor size1.12µm pixel size
Flash LED Rear flashScreen Front flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps1280x720 @ 30 fps
Video Resolution (Front) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps1280x720 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-Polymer
Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable No
Fast Charging No
Charging speed 20% to 100% in 04h 19m 36s (in-house tested)
Wireless Charging No


Internal Memory 64 GB
Memory type eMMC 5.1
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 1 TB (Dedicated)


Operating System Android v12
Custom UI MIUI


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano
Network SIM1: 4GSIM2: 4G
SIM1 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
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SIM2 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
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Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-fi features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, Mass storage device, USB charging
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.0
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset No
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: 3GP, MP4


Fingerprint sensor Yes, Rear
Face Unlock Yes
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometer
Disclaimer: Specifications shown may be different from the actual product. We cannot guarantee that the information provided on this page is 100% correct. Please check with the retailer before purchasing.

Xiaomi Redmi 12C Benchmarks

Antutu Scores

Overall 251866
CPU 64377
GPU 60357
Memory 49560
UX 77572

Geekbench Scores

Single-core 414
Multi-core 1257

The latest Xiaomi Redmi 12C news

The Redmi Note 12 4G has been launched with 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB storage options. The base 64GB variant is priced at Rs 14,999.
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The Redmi 12C 4GB RAM variant with 128GB of internal storage is priced at Rs 9,999 in India. It will go on sale in India from June 22. The device comes in Lavender Purple, Matte Black, Mint Green and Royal Blue.
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Xiaomi will launch a new variant of the Redmi 12C in India very soon. The device was launched earlier this year in India with two storage options.
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