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Basic Information
Android 12Android 10
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.39 x 3.04 x 0.38 inches
7.32 ounces6.98 ounces
BlackCool blue, Power black and Yellow
Aluminum and GlassPlastic and Plastic
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
--$ 149.00
Display / Screen
6.7 inches6.5 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 2340 x 1080 pixels
393 pixels per inch396 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorKryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm (Octa-Core 2000 MHz) processor
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUAdreno 610 GPU
256 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 512 GB) external memory slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP48.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/1.80 aperture
24.00mm focal length--
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor0.5 inches (1/2") 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-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery6000mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 5.0
Infra-red portInfra-red port
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparison review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is better than Xiaomi Poco M3, with a 91.5 score against 78.2. Both of these phones include Android OS, but Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has 12 version and Xiaomi Poco M3 has Android 10 version. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is a newer and a little bit thinner phone than Xiaomi Poco M3, but it is also a bit heavier.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a bit more vivid display than Xiaomi Poco M3, because although it has a just a little lower count of pixels per inch in the screen, it also counts with a quite larger screen and a slightly better resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer features just a little better hardware performance than Xiaomi Poco M3, and although they both have the same number of cores, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has a higher amount of RAM memory.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has more storage capacity to install applications and games or saving photos and videos than Xiaomi Poco M3, because although it has no slot for an external memory card, it also counts with 256 GB internal memory. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer features a way better camera than Xiaomi Poco M3, because it has a lot larger sensor shooting lot better quality videos and photos, a bigger diafragm aperture for better low light photography and video, a way higher 3840x2160 video resolution and a back camera with way more mega-pixels.

Xiaomi Poco M3 counts with a superior battery duration than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because it has a 40 percent bigger battery size.

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