Redmi Note 12, 12 Pro, 12 Pro+ India launch date tipped, here’s what to expect


  • Redmi Note 12 series is tipped to launch on January 5th, 2023
  • The lineup will include Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, and Note 12 Pro+
  • The Note 12 Pro+ is expected to feature a 200MP camera

Redmi Note 12 series India launch date has been revealed by popular tipster Mukul Sharma. In October, Redmi announced the Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, and Note 12 Pro+ in China. Earlier this week, the first teasers of the Note 12 series were rolled out in India, which suggested that it may debut at some point this month. However, the latest leak reveals the launch will take place on 5th January 2023.

The leak also reveals that the lineup will comprise three models, namely, the Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, and Note 12 Pro+. The tipster has previously claimed that the Pro+ variant will have a 200-megapixel primary camera. It appears that the same Note 12 models that are available in China will be released in India.

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Redmi Note 12 series specifications (expected)

Redmi Note 12 Pro

Redmi Note 12 Pro / Note 12 Pro+

The Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, and Note 12 Pro+ have a 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. For security, these devices have a side-facing fingerprint scanner.

The Redmi Note 12 5G has a Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 chipset, an 8-megapixel front camera, and a 48-megapixel (main) +2-megapixel (macro) dual-camera setup on the back. The Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G and Note 12 Pro+ 5G are powered by the Dimensity 1080 chipset. Both phones have a 16-megapixel selfie camera.

The Redmi Note 12 Pro has a 50-megapixel (main, with OIS) + 8-megapixel (ultra-wide) +2-megapixel (macro) triple camera unit. The rear camera setup of the Note 12 Pro+ has an OIS-enabled 200-megapixel primary camera, which is paired with the same ultra-wide and macro cameras.

The trio runs on Android 12 OS, which is overlaid with MIU 13. These devices have LPDDR4x RAM, UFS 2.2 storage, and a 5,000mAh battery. The Note 12 supports 33W charging, the Pro model offers 67W charging, and the Note 12 Pro+ supports 120W charging.

At present, there is no information on the prices of the Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, and Note 12 Pro+ for the Indian market. In China, the company is also offering the Redmi Note 12 Discovery Edition, which offers the same specs as the Note 12 Pro+. However, it packs a smaller 4,300mAh battery and supports 210W superfast charging. This model is said to remain exclusive to the Chinese market.


Anvinraj Valiyathara

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