Realme 12

Realme 12 debuts with MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ Chipset

Realme 12 is the budget-oriented device in the series, with some decent specs to provide good performance. The device comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ mobile processing chip, up to 8GB RAM, maximum storage of 128GB, a 6.72-inch LCD screen that supports 120Hz refresh rate, an 8MP front camera, dual cameras on the back, a 5000mAh battery that supports 45W fast charging and much more.

Release Highlights

  • The Realme 12 comes with MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ mobile processing chip
  • It has RAM options of 6GB or 8GB, and device storage options of 128GB or 256GB
  • The phone features a 6.72-inch LCD screen which supports 120Hz refresh rate
  • It has an 8MP front camera and dual cameras on the back (108MP and 2MP)
  • The device has a 5000mAh battery which supports 45W fast charging

Display & Appearance

The Realme 12 features a 6.72-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 2400 x 1080. It supports a 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate for a smoother user experience. The screen has an 800-nit brightness and a 950-nit sunlight screen limit.

Realme 12

It has a thickness of 7.69mm and weighs around 188g. The phone supports WiFi 5, Bluetooth 5.2, side fingerprint recognition, IP54 dustproof and waterproof rating, and is equipped with Realme UI 5.0. It comes in two colors for users to choose from

  • Twilight Purple
  • Forest Green

Processor & Storage

The Realme 12 gets its processing power from the MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ mobile processing chip. It has LPPDR4X memory for faster data transfer rates. The RAM options of the device are 6GB and 8 GB. As for device storage, users can choose between 128GB and 256 GB. The phone also supports 2TB memory card expansion.

Cameras of the Realme 12

The front camera of the Realme 12 is 8MP. It has dual cameras on the back for optimal photos and videos. The primary lens is 108MP (Samsung S5KHM6) and the 2MP depth of field camera. 

Realme 12


The battery capacity of the Realme 12 is 5000mAh which supports 45W fast charging. It can charge the device to 50% in just 30 minutes. 

Price & Availability

The Realme 12 has been officially released in major parts of the world. It has various options for users to choose from

  • 6+128GB is priced at 1437 yuan ($199)
  • 8+128GB is priced at 1690 yuan ($235)

The phone is one of the most inexpensive choices available in the market. Do you think it could be your next device of choice?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)