Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition launched with Snapdragon 778G SoC, 100MP rear camera: All the details
Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition was launched in China on Tuesday. The new smartphone from the Xiaomi sub-brand has similar specs to the standard Redmi Note 12 Pro model. However, the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition sports a Snapdragon 778G SoC and comes in three distinct color options. It has a punch-hole display design and features a triple rear camera setup led by a 108-megapixel main sensor. Like the Redmi Note 12 Pro, the new model is also backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging.
Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition price and availability
The recently launched Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition price has been set at CNY 1,699 (around Rs. 20,200) for the base 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model. The 8GB + 256GB storage variant costs 1,799 CNY (around Rs. 21,400), while the top-end 12GB + 256GB storage model is priced at CNY 1,999 (around Rs. 23,700).
It’s currently on sale through Mi.com in China in Midnight Black, Shimmer Green, and Time Blue color options. Official details on the global launch of the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition are yet to be confirmed.
For comparison, the Redmi Note 12 Pro was launched in October with a starting price of CNY 1699 (about Rs 19,300) for the base model 6GB RAM + 128GB storage. 12GB RAM + 256GB storage is priced at CNY 2,199 (around Rs 24,900).
Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition Specifications
The dual SIM (Nano) Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition comes with MIUI 14 based on Android-12 and sports a 6.67-inch Full HD + (1080 x 2400 pixels) OLED flexible display with a rate of up to 120Hz refresh, a 240Hz touchscreen sample rate and HDR10+ support. The display offers 1920Hz PWM dimming and DCI-P3 color gamut. The new Redmi model is powered by a 6nm octa-core Snapdragon 778G SoC, paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM.
For optics, the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition has a triple rear camera comprising a 100-megapixel Samsung HM2 sensor with an f/1.89 lens. The camera setup also includes an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor with a 119-degree field of view and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. For selfies and video calls, there’s a 16-megapixel selfie sensor on the front. The smartphone packs up to 256 GB of UFS 2.2 storage.
Connectivity options of the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition include 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2 and a USB Type-C port. On-board sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, acceleration sensor, electronic compass, distance sensor, infrared remote control, and gyroscope.
Like the Redmi Note 12 Pro, the Speed edition is also backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging. It measures 162.91 x 76.03 x 7.9mm and weighs 181 grams.