Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro in for review

Ivan, 23 March 2023

The Redmi Note 12 series open the European chapter of their global journey today and we have the Redmi Note 12 Pro in the office, so let's do an unboxing.

This is a well supplied phone. It has a case, a 67W charger, and a USB cable. With the supplied 67W charger, Xiaomi promises to go from 0% to 50% in just 15 minutes, and up to a 100% in 46 minutes. We'll give those figures a test in our review.

Unboxing the Redmi Note 12 Pro Unboxing the Redmi Note 12 Pro
Unboxing the Redmi Note 12 Pro

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro starts from €399 (INR24,999 when it launched in India back in January) and you get a nicely rounded devices for that money. Upfront, it has a 6.67-inch 1080p AMOLED with 120Hz refresh rate. There's a triple camera on the back with a 50MP f/1.9 primary shooter, an 8MP ultrawide camera, and a 2MP macro sensor. The front camera has a 16MP sensor.

The 5,000mAh battery should last quite a bit paired with the 6nm MediaTek Dimensity 1080 chipset. You geth 6GB, 8GB, and even 12GB RAM options.

Front and back Front and back
Front and back

Compared to the Redmi Note 12 Pro+ you'd be missing on a higher-resolution 200MP primary camera and faster 120W charging.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G in for review

We'll now get down to testing the Redmi Note 12 Pro and report back with our findings.


Reader comments

  • johnny
  • 30 Mar 2023
  • LaI

What happend to Redmi Note 12 PRO? I just got it and it has this 5000mah battery!!! So I expected over 1 day of moderate use, but I was surprised... I had 20% remaining after 20 hours of standby with 2 hours of screen time on whatsapp and only a few ...

  • Anonymous
  • 26 Mar 2023
  • MFI

Right, this will be good old known midrange RN series with its pros & cons from past years and somewhat pricier as all of them are this year. Relevant but nothing too special.

  • certainity Maldives
  • 26 Mar 2023
  • PFB

Very bad indian version i bought and one phone i bought and when i talk on normal calls sound goes off cant hear anything and than it comes backs.. due to this phone seller gave me a new fone in exchange and the same happened with that phone also.. n...

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