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Basic Information
Android 12--
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.58 x 2.91 x 0.31 inches
7.32 ounces6.35 ounces
BlackAurora gray, Aurora green, Aurora silver, Aurora white and Illusion sunset
Aluminum and GlassAluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
--$ 264.00
Display / Screen
6.7 inches6.8 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 2460 x 1080 pixels
393 pixels per inch395 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 765G SM7250-AB chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorKryo 475, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2400 MHz) processor
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUAdreno 620 GPU
256 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 1,95 TB) external memory slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP48.00 MP + 16.00 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/1.80 aperture
24.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor0.5 inches (1/2") sensor
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPA5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery4300mAh Li - Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 5.0
Infra-red port--
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparison review

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is a little bit better than the LG Velvet, with a 91.5 score against 87.1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is a much newer cellphone than the LG Velvet, but it is somewhat heavier and thicker. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a little bit better performance than LG Velvet, and although they both have 8 cpu cores, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has 2 GB more RAM.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a little more vivid display than LG Velvet, although it has a little bit worse resolution of 1080 x 2400, a little smaller display and a little bit lower amount of pixels per inch in the display. The LG Velvet has a way bigger memory capacity for games and applications than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because although it has just 128 GB internal memory capacity, it also counts with a SD memory slot that admits a maximum of 1,95 TB.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer shoots greater photos and videos than LG Velvet, and although they both have the same 3840x2160 (4K) video quality and the same video frame rates, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has a much larger back camera sensor which offers a much higher photo and video quality, a camera with a much higher 200 megapixels resolution and a larger aperture.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer and LG Velvet both have quite similar battery performance.

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