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Basic Information
Android 12Android 10
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches
7.32 ounces7.23 ounces
BlackBlack, Blue, Red and White
Aluminum and GlassPlastic and Plastic
Display / Screen
6.7 inches6.5 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 1600 x 720 pixels
393 pixels per inch270 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetMediatek Helio P35 MT6765 chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorCortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm (Octa-Core 2350 MHz) processor
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUPowerVR GE8320 GPU
256 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 1 TB) external memory slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP48.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/2.00 aperture
24.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor--
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 5.0
Infra-red port--
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparison review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has an overall score of 91.5, which is better than the Galaxy A12's 80.3 overall score. Both of these phones include Android OS (operating system), but Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has newer 12 version and Galaxy A12 has Android 10 version, so it offers lots of additional features and optimized performance. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer construction has the same thickness than the Galaxy A12, but it's just a little heavier.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a lot better looking display than Samsung Galaxy A12, because it has a higher screen pixel density, a bit bigger display and a much better resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a slightly bigger storage capacity for applications and games than Samsung Galaxy A12, because although it has no slot for SD memory cards, it also counts with 256 GB internal storage capacity.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a little faster CPU than Galaxy A12, and although they both have a Octa-Core processing unit, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has a greater amount of RAM memory. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer takes a lot better photographs and videos than Samsung Galaxy A12, because it has a bigger aperture, a camera in the back with much more mega pixels and a way better video resolution.

The Samsung Galaxy A12 has longer battery life than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because it has a 16 percent bigger battery capacity.

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