The Redmi 12, the latest mid-range smartphone from Xiaomi’s sub-brand, is poised to make its way to the Indian market. After being officially announced in Thailand, this device, serving as the successor to the Redmi 11, bears a simple name and takes design cues from the Note 12 series. Excitingly, the Redmi 12’s software has now been finalized for the Indian market, indicating an imminent launch.
Xiaomiui has spotted the MIUI-V18.104.22.168.TMXINXM software on the official MIUI server, suggesting that the Redmi 12 is ready to be unveiled in India. It seems that Xiaomi has tailored custom software specifically for the Indian market, making it distinct from the version found on its Thai counterpart. The Indian version of MIUI is expected to offer language support, local services, and unique features catering to Indian users.
Since the Redmi 12 has already been unveiled in Thailand, we have a good understanding of its specifications. The smartphone boasts a 6.79-inch LCD display with FHD+ resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and a peak brightness of 550 nits. In terms of photography, the Redmi 12 sports a triple rear camera setup featuring a 50 MP main sensor, an 8 MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2 MP macro sensor. For selfies, there’s an 8 MP front-facing camera.
Under the hood, the Redmi 12 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G88 processor, coupled with up to 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage. It packs a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. The 8 GB + 128 GB variant of the device carries a price tag of THB 5,299 ($148). Indian consumers can expect the Redmi 12 to offer an attractive blend of features and affordability as it makes its way to the Indian market soon.