Xiaomi Redmi 12 5g Vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Xiaomi Redmi 12 5g vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Should you buy Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G or Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage, battery capacit...y, operating system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsXiaomi Redmi 12 5GXiaomi Redmi 9 Prime
Price11999.09800.0
Operating SystemAndroid v13Android v10 (Q)
Display6.79 inches (17.25 cm)6.53 inches (16.59 cm)
Battery5000 mAh5020 mAh
Camera50 MP + 2 MP And 8 MP13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP And 8 MP
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery

5000 mAh 5020 mAh

Display

Display

6.79 inches (17.25 cm) 6.53 inches (16.59 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera

8 MP 8 MP

Processor

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 2 MediaTek Helio G80

RAM

RAM

4 GB 4 GB

Rear Camera

Rear Camera

50 MP + 2 MP 13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

5000 mAh 5020 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Fast, 18W Yes, Fast, 18W

Removable

Removable

No No

Standby time

Standby Time

Up to 672 Hours(2G) -

Type

Type

Li-Polymer Li-Polymer

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

Design

Build Material

Build Material

Back: Mineral Glass Back: Plastic

Colours

Colours

Moonstone Sliver, Pastel Blue, Jade Black Space Blue, Mint Green, Sunrise Flare, Matte Black

Height

Height

168.6 mm 163.3 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness

Dust proof -

Thickness

Thickness

8.1 mm 9.1 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

Yes, Splash proof, IP53 Yes, Splash proof

Weight

Weight

199 grams Below 198 grams Below

Width

Width

76.2 mm 77 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio

20:9 19.5:9

Bezel-less display

Bezel-less display

Yes with punch-hole display Yes with waterdrop notch

Brightness

Brightness

550 nits 400 nits

Display Type

Display Type

IPS LCD IPS LCD

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

396 ppi 395 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate

90 Hz 60 Hz

Resolution

Resolution

1080x2460 px (FHD+) 1080x2340 px (FHD+)

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3 Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Screen Size

Screen Size

6.79 inches (17.25 cm) 6.53 inches (16.59 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

85.35 % 83.06 %

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 % -

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Front Camera

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Single Single

Resolution

Resolution

8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera 8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(27 mm focal length, 4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

Video Recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps -
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General

Brand

Brand

Xiaomi Xiaomi

Custom UI

Custom UI

HyperOS MIUI

Launch Date

Launch Date

August 4, 2023 (Official) August 6, 2020 (Official)

Operating System

Operating System

Android v13 Android v10 (Q)

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes Yes, Phase Detection autofocus

Camera Features

Camera Features

Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus Voice Shutter Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Dual Quad

Flash

Flash

Yes, LED Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

8150 x 6150 Pixels 4128 x 3096 Pixels

Resolution

Resolution

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera 2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera 13 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(28 mm focal length, 3.1" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera 2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Burst mode Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1280x720 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

3.5 mm 3.5 mm

FM Radio

FM Radio

- Yes

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes Yes

Stereo Speakers

Stereo Speakers

Yes -

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.3 Yes, v5.0

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC

No No

Network Support

Network Support

5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SAR Value

SAR Value

Head: 1.070 W/kg, Body: 0.723 W/kg Head: 0.854 W/kg, Body: 0.417 W/kg

SIM 1

SIM 1

5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N8 / N28 TDD N40 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2

5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N8 / N28 TDD N40 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid) SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling

- Yes

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

CPU

CPU

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A78 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55) Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Chipset

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 2 MediaTek Helio G80

Fabrication

Fabrication

4 nm 12 nm

Graphics

Graphics

Adreno 613 Mali-G52

RAM type

RAM Type

LPDDR4X LPDDR4X

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side Rear

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Accelerometer, Compass Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Yes, Up to 1 TB Yes, Up to 512 GB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

128 GB 64 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type

UFS 2.2 eMMC 5.1

USB OTG

USB OTG

Yes Yes
Scoring parameters
How is the score calculated?

This is a relative score calculated on the basis of the following specifications:

  • Performance
  • Battery
  • Camera
  • Storage
  • Display

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