Redmi Note 12 Turbo Tipped to Feature Snapdragon 7 Series Chipset

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  • An upcoming Redmi Note series smartphone is said to feature a Snapdragon 7-series chipset.
  • The smartphone is likely to be the rumoured Redmi Note 12 Turbo, but there’s no confirmation.
  • The phone may come with a 6.67-inch FHD+ OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate.

Redmi Note 12 series, comprising the vanilla Redmi Note 12, Redmi Note 12 Pro, and Redmi Note 12 Pro+, were launched in China in October last year. Limited variants like the Redmi Note 12 Explorer Edition and Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition were also added to the lineup.

A new leak suggests the Chinese smartphone maker is reportedly gearing up to introduce a new Redmi Note 12 “Turbo” edition. The rumoured smartphone is said to be tagged with the codename “Marble” and feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.

As per a tipster on Weibo, the upcoming Redmi Note series phone will have an OLED panel with an inbuilt fingerprint sensor. The same tipster asserted that the device would be powered by a Snapdragon 7-series chipset in a different Weibo post.

There is a chance that it could be the alleged Redmi Note 12 Turbo, as tipsters Digital Chat Station and Kacper Skrzypek have tipped about in the past. However, there is no official confirmation about the launch.

Redmi Note 12 Turbo Price & Launch Date Expected

Expected Price Rs, 19,999
Expected Launch Date May 17, 2023
Status Upcoming (Rumoured)
Last Updated January 20, 2023


Redmi Note 12 Specifications ( Rumoured)

Redmi Note 12

Redmi handset will feature a 6.67-inch full-HD+ OLED display with 120Hz refresh rate. It could be powered by a Snapdragon 7 Gen 2 SoC, coupled with 12GB of RAM and 512GB of storage.

For optics, the Redmi Note 12 Turbo edition is tipped to feature a triple rear camera setup, comprising a 50-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor and a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor. Further, it could be backed by a 5,500mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging. The Redmi Note 12 Pro and Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition also carry the same battery and charging option.

Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition Price & Specifications

The Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition was launched in China in December with an initial price tag of CNY 1,699 (roughly Rs. 20,200) for the base 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model. It sports a 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) OLED flexible display with up to 120Hz refresh rate and is powered by an octa-core 6nm Snapdragon 778G SoC. A triple rear camera unit comprising a 100-megapixel Samsung HM2 sensor, 16-megapixel selfie sensor, and up to 256GB UFS 2.2 storage are the other key specifications of the device.

Redmi Note 12 Series Prices in India

Redmi Note 12 Series

The Redmi Note 12 5G launched at Rs 17,999 for the 4GB+128GB model and Rs 19,999 for the 6GB+128GB model. The Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G is priced at Rs 24,999 for the 6GB+128GB model, the 8GB+128GB model for Rs 26,999, while the 8GB+256GB variant comes for Rs 27,999. The Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G was launched at Rs 29,999 for the 8GB+256GB model and Rs 32,999 for the 12GB+256GB model.

Redmi Note 12 Turbo Key Specifications


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

Ques 1) What is the price of Redmi Note 12 Turbo price in India ?

Ans 1) Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Turbo price in India is expected to be ₹ 19999. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Turbo launch date is speculated to be on May 17, 2023. The mobile will be available in multiple color variants.

Ques 2) How is the display & design of Redmi Note 12 Turbo ?

Ans 2) Redmi Note 12 Turbo Display & Design
Xiaomi has announced a new smartphone in its popular Redmi Note 12 series with the launch of a special smartphone known as Redmi Note 12 Turbo.  The latest smartphone from Xiaomi comes loaded with some exciting design language and offers some interesting set of features. To start with, the model is equipped with a boxy design and is available in different colour options. The handset comes with a triple-camera setup on the rear panel, while the front panel features a punch-hole cutout for selfies. In terms of display, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Turbo is loaded with a 6.67-inch display and features a 20:9 aspect ratio. It comes with an OLED display panel and features 900 units of peak brightness. It also comes with a 395ppi pixel density and boasts a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. In terms of security, the model packs an on-screen fingerprint sensor and face unlock.

Ques 3) How is the Performance & camera of Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Turbo ?

Ans 3) Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Turbo is powered by an octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor. The chipset features four cores of Cortex A78 and four cores of Cortex A55 clocked up to 2.4GHz. It also packs Adreno 642L GPU to handle the graphics. The model is loaded with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, which is not expandable in nature.
The Redmi Note 12 Turbo is loaded with theee cameras on rear panel. The phone features a 50MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP maco shooter. It also packs a 16MP selfie shooter with a 1-micron pixel size. The handset runs on Android 13 operating system, which is based on MIUI.

Ques 4) What is the battery & connectivity of Redmi note 12 turbo ?

Ans 4) 

The Redmi Note 12 Turbo is loaded with a 5000 mAh battery , phone also comes with 67W fast charging support via a USB Type-C port. For connectivity, you get 5G, dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi with a/ac/ax/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, and more.

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