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Basic Information
Android 12Android 11
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.47 x 2.94 x 0.33 inches
7.32 ounces8.25 ounces
BlackCeramic Black and Ceramic White
Aluminum and GlassCeramic
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
Display / Screen
6.7 inches6.8 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 3200 x 1440 pixels
393 pixels per inch516 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness1700 cd/m2 brightness
No touch screenNo touch screen
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorKryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUAdreno 660 GPU
256 GB internal memory256 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP50.00 MP + 20.00 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/1.90 aperture
24.00mm focal length24.00mm focal length
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor0.5 inches (1/2") sensor
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (1920 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPA5G, 5G, HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 5.2
Infra-red portInfra-red port
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparison review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a global score of 91.5, which is a bit better than Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra's 90.7 global score. Although the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is a bit thicker than the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, it's somewhat lighter and newer. These phones have Android OS, but Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has newer 12 version and Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra has Android 11 version.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra has a bit better hardware performance than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer. Both of them have 8 GB of RAM memory and 8 cores. The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra counts with a better screen than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because it has a little bit bigger screen, a higher screen pixel density, much more display brightness and a better 1440 x 3200px resolution.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer captures better photos and videos than Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, and although they both have the same video quality, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has a way more megapixels camera, a bigger aperture to take better photography in poorly lited situations, higher video frame rates and a much bigger back-facing camera sensor taking more light and vivid colors.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra's storage capacity for applications and games is very similar to Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer's one, they have equal 256 GB internal memory. Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra has improved battery life than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because it has a 16% more battery size.

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