Xiaomi has finally unveiled the much-awaited Redmi Note 12 Series in the Philippines, with a grand launch held at the Manila Marriott Hotel in Pasay City and a fun after-party at the chic House Manila in Newport World Resorts. The exciting new lineup offers four incredible devices, including Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G, Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G, and Redmi Note 12, with prices starting at PHP 8,999.
The newly launched Redmi Note 12 Series builds on the incredible success of its predecessor, the Redmi Note 11 Series, and delivers remarkable enhancements to the features that matter most to its fans. From an improved camera system to longer battery life, faster charging speed, and a more user-friendly design, the Redmi Note 12 Series offers exceptional value for its price. In addition, Xiaomi has also announced the release of Redmi Watch 3, a stylish new smartwatch featuring a bright and clear display, various sports and health functions, and accurate multi-system GPS connectivity.
Celebrating the release are the #TeamRedmiNote ambassadors, dance and lifestyle creator Niana Guerrero, ACEs of P-pop BGYO, and the M4 World Champions Team Echo. In true colorful fashion, BGYO debuted a new song and music video for “Live Vivid,” which also featured the other Redmi Note ambassadors. The song and video invokes a vibrant, youthful energy while showcasing the prowess of the Redmi Note 12 Series that suit this generation’s on-the-go lifestyle.
Headline-maker smartphone series
The headline-maker in the Redmi Note 12 Series is Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G with its powerful triple camera system. The flagship-level Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G boasts a 200MP main camera with OIS, ultra-wide camera, and macro camera, setting a new standard for upper mid-range smartphone photography. Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G also offers a great photography experience, offering a powerful IMX766 sensor with OIS, ultra-wide and macro cameras for impressive shots even in low-light scenarios. With advanced AI software algorithms, accelerated image processing speeds, and other useful utility features, the overall camera usage experience is unparalleled.
Both Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G will delight users with their bright and vivid 120Hz Flow AMOLED displays, which are Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos supported. Together with their flexible P-OLED materials that enable slimmer bezels, both devices allow for an immersive visual experience.
Both smartphones are shipped with flagship-level charging speeds, with 120W HyperCharge on Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G and 67W fast charge on Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G, and a 5,000mAh long-lasting battery for extended daily usage even under heavy content consumption. Smooth and reliable 5G performance is ensured with MediaTek Dimensity 1080 high-performing chipset.
The Redmi Note 12 Pro+5G (8+256GB) retails at PHP 21,999 and is bundled with a complimentary Redmi Buds 3 Lite as part of the pre-order promo, which runs from April 15 to 21, 2023. The Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G, on the other hand, is offered in two options: the 8+128GB variant priced at PHP 16,999 and the 8+256GB model at PHP 17,999, both of which also include a free Redmi Buds 3 Lite for pre-order customers. Customers may purchase these devices online through Xiaomi’s official stores in Lazada, Shopee, and TikTok Shop as well as Authorized Xiaomi Stores and partner retailers nationwide. For those who want flexible payment options, Home Credit financing is available at 0% interest.
Smooth, impressive performance every time
Every member of the Series exceeds expectations beyond their price segment. Redmi Note 12 offers impressive performance and enhanced entertainment experience. Boasting super-smooth 120Hz AMOLED displays, users are presented with stunning picture quality with accurate colors. Powered by Snapdragon 685 Mobile Platform, operations are smooth and seamless, allowing for easy multi-tasking with enhanced power efficiency.
Redmi Note 12 features 33W fast charging and a 5,000mAh (typ) long-lasting battery, meaning users can use more apps and take more photos without battery concerns. Add to that a solid AI triple camera, stunning Night Mode feature, as well as a host of useful fun features and filters, the device is putting the kind of camera power once reserved for flagship phones in more users’ hands at budget-friendly prices.
There are three distinct variants of the Redmi Note 12 available. The 4+128GB model is exclusively available for purchase via authorized Xiaomi online stores, priced at PHP 8,999. On the other hand, the 6+128GB and 8+128GB versions can be purchased from all authorized online and retail stores, priced at PHP 9,999 and PHP 10,999, respectively. These models are currently open for pre-orders, and buyers will receive a Xiaomi Power bank 1000mAh as a complimentary gift.
A better self with Redmi Watch 3
With a crystal-clear 1.75″ AMOLED display, Redmi Watch 3 has been designed to ensure readability in bright sunlight. The bezel of this device is constructed with a high-gloss metal finishing using NCVM technology, delivering a premium look and feel in two classic color options: Black and Ivory. Additionally, two special edition straps and over 200 built-in watch faces are available to cater to your individual fashion taste and attitude.5
Equipped with a built-in GPS and 5ATM _x0005_waterproof rating6, it supports five major satellite positioning systems and 121 sports modes, including six automatically recognized sports modes, along with blood oxygen, heart rate, sleep, and other health monitoring functions. With a reliable battery life of up to 12 days in typical use7, Redmi Watch 3 ensures stable and efficient performance. Adding to its appeal, it features an HD speaker and noise-canceling microphone for smooth and clear Bluetooth phone calls.
Redmi Watch 3 will be available for a standard retail price of PHP 4,999, but early-bird customers may get it for just PHP 4,499 during the early bird promo period from April 15 to 23, 2023 via Xiaomi official channels.