The Xiaomin Redmi Note series has received a lot of attention recently with the launch of the Redmi Note 11 Pro in January 2022, and the launch of the Redmi Note 11 Pro + 5G in March. A few weeks after the launch of the Redmi Note 11 series, rumors have already begun to stir around the new Redmi Note 12 Pro series. The flagship was found on the TENAA certification site as well as key information such as model number, battery information and display features. Although the Chinese smartphone maker has not shared information about the expected date of the series, TENAA’s listing suggests its launch in China in 2022.
The information proposed in the TENAA listings was shared through insider screenshots from the Weibon Digital Chat Station. The Redmi Note series identified by model number 22041216C is believed to be Redmi Note 12 Pro, while model number 22041216UC is suspected to be Redmi Note 12 Pro +. According to the announcement, both devices have similar dimensions and screen size.
Redmi Note 12 Pro, Redmi Note 12 Pro + specifications and features (score)
The Redmi Note 12 Pro series is reported to come with a 6.6-inch AMOLED display with Full HD + resolution and a refresh rate of 120 Hz. Both models are recommended to have Android 12 OS and MIUI 13 pre-installed. The dimensions of both models are believed to be 163.64 x 74.29 x 8.8 mm.
The Redmi Note 12 Pro listed has a 4,980 mAh battery that may include fast charge support. This may be similar to the Redmi Note 11 Pro + 5G with 120 watts of fast charge. The model can be launched with two storage options: the basic model with 6GB of RAM + 128GB of internal storage and 8GB of RAM + 256GB of internal storage.
The Redmi Note 12 Pro + should also have a similar storage configuration. However, the battery is suspected to be smaller than the Redmi Note 12 Pro, which is packed with a 4,300 mAh battery.
The upcoming Redmi Note 12 series is expected to offer better performance than its predecessor, which may also suggest using a MediaTek processor instead of Qualcomm. It has not yet been confirmed whether Xiaomi will decide to include Dimensity 1300 or Dimensity 8000 SoC in future Redmi Note 12 models.
Redmi Note 12 Pro, Note 12 Pro +: Release Date (Expected)
Although TENAA’s listings have not revealed all the details of the upcoming flagship, it is rumored to be released in May 2022 in China. In India, the Redmi Note 12 series may debut in the third quarter, around September 2022.
Redmi Note 12 Pro, Note 12 Pro +: Price (expected)
TENAA’s listings say nothing about the pricing of the upcoming flagship. Redmin’s latest Note offer, Redmi Note 11 Pro + 5G, is priced at Rs. 20,000. The new Redmi Note 12 Pro can be expected anywhere from Rs. R $ 15,000 – Rs 18,000, while Redmi Note 12 Pro + can cost around Rs. 23,000. Further confirmation of pricing is expected soon when the company releases a release in China.
source – gadgets360.com