Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021 vs Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G

Here you can compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021 and Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G. Comparing Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021 vs Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G on Smartprix enables you to check their respective specs scores and unique features. It would potentially help you understand how Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021 stands against Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G and which one should you buy The current lowest price found for Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021 is ₹9,990 and for Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G is ₹11,380. The details of both of these products were last updated on May 21, 2024.

SpecificationXiaomi Redmi Note 8 2021Xiaomi Redmi 12 5G
Rear Camera48 MP f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
8 MP f/2.2 (Ultra Wide)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro)
2 MP f/2.4 (Depth Sensor) with autofocus
50 MP PDAF f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro) with autofocus
Display6.3 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels6.79 inches, 1080 x 2460 pixels, 90 Hz
Battery4000 mAh, Li-Po Battery5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery
RAM4 GB4 GB
OSAndroid v11Android v13
Price₹9,990₹11,380
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Overview

Specs Score75 / 10075 / 100
Display Size6.3 in6.79 in
Bigger Display
Display Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2460 pixels
Better Resolution
Screen To Body Ratio~ 81.7%~ 91%
Less Bezels
Storage64 GB128 GB
More Storage
CPU Clock Speed2 GHz2.2 GHz
Faster Clock Speed
Front Camera13 MP
Better Front Camera Resolution
8 MP
Battery4000 mAh5000 mAh
Bigger Battery
Unique Features
No
FM Radio
5G
No

General

Sim TypeDual Sim, GSM+GSMDual Sim, GSM+GSM (Hybrid Slot)
Dual SimYesYes
Sim SizeNano+Nano SIMNano SIM
Device TypeSmartphoneSmartphone
Release DateMay 25, 2021August 01, 2023

Design

Dimensions75.3 x 158.3 x 8.4 mm76.28 x 168.6 x 8.17 mm
Weight190 g199 g
ColorsMoonstone Sliver, Pastel Blue, Jade Black

Display

TypeColor IPS LCD Screen (16M Colors)Color IPS Screen (16M Colors)
TouchYesYes, 240 Hz Touch Sampling Rate
Size6.3 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels6.79 inches, 1080 x 2460 pixels, 90 Hz
Aspect Ratio19.5:920.5:9
PPI~ 409 PPI~ 396 PPI
Screen to Body Ratio~ 81.7%~ 91%
Glass TypeCorning Gorilla Glass 5Corning Gorilla Glass 3
FeaturesBrightness: 450 nits (typ.)
NotchYes, Water Drop NotchYes, Punch Hole

Memory

RAM4 GB4 GB
Expandable RAMUpto 4 GB Extra Virtual RAM
Storage64 GB128 GB
Card SlotYesYes, (Hybrid Slot), upto 1 TB

Connectivity

GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
3GYesYes
4GYesYes
5GYes
5G BandsSA: n1/n3/n5/n8/n28/n40/n78, NSA: n1/n3/n8/n40/n78
VoLTEYes, Dual Stand-ByYes, Dual Stand-By
WifiYes, with wifi-hotspotYes, with wifi-hotspot
Wifi VersionWi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,2.4G/5G
BluetoothYes, v5.2, A2DP, LEYes, v5.3, A2DP, LE
USBYes, USB-C v2.0Yes, USB-C
USB FeaturesUSB on-the-go, USB ChargingUSB Tethering, USB on-the-go
IR BlasterYesYes

Extra

GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDSYes, with AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
Fingerprint SensorYes, RearYes, Side
Face UnlockYesYes
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, CompassAmbient Light Sensor, E Compass, Accelerometer, IR Blaster
3.5mm Headphone JackYesYes
Splash ResistantYes
IP RatingIP53
Dust ResistantYes
Extra FeaturesPremium Glass Back, MIUI Dialer, LPDDR4X RAM, Bottom firing loudspeaker

Camera

Rear Camera48 MP f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
8 MP f/2.2 (Ultra Wide)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro)
2 MP f/2.4 (Depth Sensor) with autofocus
50 MP PDAF f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro) with autofocus
FeaturesHDR, PanoramaNight, Video, 50MP mode, Google Lens, HDR, Google lens, Voice shutter, Tilt-shift, Timed burst, Time Lapse
Video Recording1080p @ 30 fps FHD1080p @ 30 fps FHD, 720p @ 30 fps HD
FlashYes, LEDYes, LED
Front Camera13 MP f/2 (Wide Angle) with Screen FlashPunch Hole 8 MP f/2 (Wide Angle)
Front Video Recording1080p @ 30 fps FHD1080p @ 30 fps FHD

Technical

OSAndroid v11Android v13
Custom UIMIUI 14
ChipsetMediaTek Helio G85Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen2
CPU2 GHz, Octa Core Processor2.2 GHz, Octa Core Processor
Core Details2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A552x Performance Cores@2.2GHz & 6x Efficiency Cores@2GHz
GPUMali-G52 MC2Adreno GPU
JavaNoNo
BrowserYesYes

Multimedia

EmailYesYes
MusicYesYes
VideoYesYes
FM RadioYesNo
Document ReaderYesYes

Battery

TypeNon-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Size4000 mAh, Li-Po Battery5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery
Fast ChargingYes, 18W Fast ChargingYes, 18W

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