Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G with World’s First Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 , 67 W Fast Charging Launched in China: Price, Specifications & Availability

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* Redmi Note 12 Turbo is the latest Note 12 series phone to launch in China.
* The handset is the first to come with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen2 SoC.
* Redmi Note 12 Turbo price starts at RMB 1999 (approx Rs 23,900).
* Xiaomi launched Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G in China.
* It has a slimmer bezel in comparison to iPhone 14.
* The smartphone would be launched in global markets soon.

Xiaomi has finally unveiled the Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G smartphone after many weeks of confirming the launch.
The Chinese OEM had revealed almost every specification before the launch through teasers.
It is the first smartphone in the world to feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 chipset.
The smartphone is said to launch in global markets under different branding.

It is tipped to launch in India as Poco F5 5G on April 6, 2023.

However, Poco hasn’t officially revealed the launch date of the upcoming Poco F5 5G smartphone.

The Redmi Note 12 Turbo smartphone has officially been launched in China.
It is a new addition to the already existing Redmi Note 12 series, and the first smartphone ever to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen2 SoC ticking at its core.

The all-new Redmi Note 12 Turbo boasts a similar design as its elder siblin Android 13 OS, with a boxy panel, flat edges and a rectangular module to house triple camera sensors.

That said, the phone features a glittery back panel, which looks unique.

Key specs of the Redmi Note 12 Turbo include a 50MP primary camera, Android 13 OS, and an FHD+ AMOLED display.

Let us look at the pricing and specifications of the newly launched Note 12 Turbo 5G smartphone.

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Pricing and availability of Redmi Note 12 Turbo

The Redmi Note 12 Turbo comes in Ice feather white, Star sea blue, and carbon fiber black colours. Pricing as follows.

* 8GB+256GB – 1999 yuan (US$ 290 / Rs. 23,890 approx.)
* 12GB+256GB – 2199 yuan (US$ 319 / Rs. 26,280 approx.)
* 12GB+512GB Standard / Harry Potter Edition – 2399 yuan (US$ 319 / Rs. 28,670 approx.)
* 16GB+1TB – 2799 yuan (US$ 407 / Rs. 33,455 approx.)
The phone is available to order and will go on sale from March 31st in China. No details about the global roll-out yet.

Redmi Note 12 Turbo specifications

* 6.67-inch FHD+ (1080×2400 pixels) OLED display with 30 / 60 / 90 / 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, 1920Hz High Frequency PWM Dimming, DCI-P3 color gamut, 1000 nits peak brightness, Dolby Vision, HDR10+
* Up to 2.91GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 4nm processor with Adreno 725 580MHz GPU
* 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.1 internal storage, 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1 internal storage, 16GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB / 1TB UFS 3.1
* Android 13 with MIUI 14
* Dual SIM (nano + nano)
* 64MP rear camera with 1/2″ sensor, OIS, 8MP 120° ultra-wide angle camera, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
* 16MP front camera
* Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
* 3.5mm audio jack, super-linear stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos
* Dimensions: 161.11×74.95×7.9mm (Note 12 Pro) / 8.98mm (Note 12 Pro+ and Note 12 Discovery Edition); Weight: 181g
* 5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
* 5000mAh (typical) battery with 67W fast charging

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The Redmi Note 12 Turbo will also be available in a special Harry Potter Edition that comes with a customised design, with the ‘Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry’ logo, Guardian deityStagdrawing, and Harry Potter logo engraved on the back panel.

The box packaging will also include a customised back cover, a custom card pin, and some stickers.

The rear camera cutouts resemble Harry’s signature glasses and lightning scars. Additionally, the ‘Harry Potter edition comes with customised boot animation, wallpapers, theme, and more.

Redmi Note 12 Turbo specifications

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The Redmi Note 12 Turbo is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen2 SoC, which is paired with Adreno GPU for graphics, up to 16GB LPDDR5 RAM and 1TB UFS 3.1 storage. The storage is further expandable via a microSD card.

The phone sports a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 2,400 x1,080 pixels resolution, adaptive HDR, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, 1920Hz PWM, 1000nits brightness, a punch-hole cutout for the selfie snapper, and flat edges.

Moving to optics, the Redmi Note 12 Turbo Edition is said to come with a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro lens. The phone could house a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats.

The handset measures 161.11x 74.95×7.99mm and weighs 181 grams.

Other features include Dolby Atmos stereo speakers, an in-display fingerprint sensor, an x-axis motor, IR Blaster, and Hi-Res audio.

Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port for charging.

The phone packs a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support.

The Redmi Note 12 Turbo runs Android 13-MIUI 14 custom skin out of the box to take care of the software side of things.


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G
CPU Octa core (2.4 GHz, Single core, Kryo 670 + 2.2 GHz, Tri core, Kryo 670 + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 670)
Architecture 64 bit
Fabrication 6 nm
Graphics Adreno 642L

Camera & Display

Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G
Rear Camera 50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
Front Camera 16 MP
Battery 5000 mAh
Display 6.67 inches (16.94 cm)


Launch Date May 17, 2023 (Unofficial)
Operating System Android v13


Display Type OLED
Screen Size 6.67 inches (16.94 cm)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Pixel Density 395 ppi
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
Bezel-less display Yes with punch-hole display
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
HDR 10 / HDR+ support Yes, HDR 10+
Refresh Rate 120 Hz


Camera Setup Triple
Resolution 50 MP, Primary Camera
8 MP, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
2 MP, Macro Camera
Autofocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Image Resolution 8150 x 6150 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Video Recording 3840×2160 @ 30 fps
Camera Setup Single
Resolution 16 MP, Primary Camera


Capacity 5000 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Removable No
Quick Charging Yes, Fast, 67W
USB Type-C Yes


Internal Memory 128 GB
Expandable Memory No

Network & Connectivity

SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.2
GPS Yes with A-GPS
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging


Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack 3.5 mm


Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Side
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Faqs on Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5g

1) What is Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G: Pricing and Availability?

Ans) Xiaomi has priced the smartphone at RMB 1,999 (approx. Rs 23,880) for the base variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. The 12GB + 256GB variant is priced at RMB 2,099 (approx. Rs 25,100) and RMB 2,299 (approx. Rs 27,450) for the 12GB + 512GB

While the higher variant with 16GB RAM and 1TB storage is priced at RMB 2,599 (approx. Rs 31,100).

2) What are the colour options of Redmi note 12 Turbo 5G?

Ans) The smartphone Redmi is available in three colour options, namely ice feather white, star sea blue and carbon fiber black.

3) What are the specifications of Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G?

Ans) Redmi Note 12 Turbo 5G: Specifications Xiaomi has equipped the smartphone with a 6.67 inches 12-bit Flexible OLED panel.
The display supports will 68.7 billion colors, 100% DCI-P3 wide color gamut, 120Hz refresh rate, 1920Hz PWM Dimming, and HDR10+ certification.

The smartphone also gets A Mark certification of TUV SUD 48-Month Fluency Rating.
The display has a 93.45% screen-to-body ratio, 1.95mm thickness on top, a 2.22mm thickness of chin, and 1.42mm on the sides.

Xiaomi claims that the bezels in the display are thinner than iPhone 14. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 chipset pairs with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage.

The 3725mm vapour champer cooling increases the heat dissipation capacity by 35%. It runs on MIUI 14 based on Android 13 out of the box.
The smartphone weighs around 181 grams with an overall thickness of 7.9mm.
In the optics department, the smartphone has a triple-rear camera setup.
The setup comprises a primary 64MP sensor with OIS and f/1.8 aperture.
The primary camera also supports in-sensor zoom, Xiaomi’s Image Brain 2.0, and a film camera.

An 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro sensor accompany the primary camera.
The centred punch-hole in the display houses the 16MP selfie camera.

The smartphone is backed by a large 5000mAh battery which supports 67W fast charging tech.

It has a 3.5mm headphone jack, NFC, an X-axis linear motor, an IR blaster, a stereo speaker setup, and USB type-C port on the connectivity front.

Xiaomi has integrated the fingerprint scanner into the power button.

Xiaomi has launched the smartphone with Dolby Vision, Hi-Res audio, and spatial audio support.

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