Samsung Galaxy S23 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro: Design, features, specs and more compared

Redmi and Samsung are two of the smartphones targeting a similar segment of customers. The brands support the Android operating system. But that doesn’t just apply to their recent products Samsung Galaxy S23 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro as the networks they support are similar as well. Both models are 5G and launched with a gap of just a few months.

We analyzed both the Samsung Galaxy S23 and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro to learn more about the features.


The Samsung Galaxy S23 measures 146.3 x 70.9 x 7.6 mm and weighs 168 grams. The model is covered with Gorilla Glass Victus 2 on the front and back with aluminum frame cover. The phone is waterproof to a depth of 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. Its frame serves as protection against falls and is scratch-free. It supports nano SIM and eSIM or dual SIM.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro has dimensions of 163 x 76 x 8 mm with a weight of 187 grams. The phone supports dual SIM (nano-SIM) and is dust and splash-proof.


The Samsung Galaxy S23 used dynamic AMOLED 2X with a refresh rate of 120Hz and a brightness between 1200 nits and 1750 nits. The display size is 6.1 inches with a screen-to-body ratio of 86.8%. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 and has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro uses OLED technology for the display with a 120Hz refresh rate and brightness ranging from 500nits to 900nits. The size is 6.67 inches with a screen-to-body ratio of 86.7%. The resolution is 1080 x 2400 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

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The main camera for Samsung Galaxy S23 is 50 MP f/1.8 24mm (wide) and other modules include 10 MP f/2.4 (telephoto), 12 MP f/2.2 (ultrawide). Gaming would be a good experience as the phone offers video quality of [email protected]/30 frames per second (fps), [email protected]/60 fps, [email protected]/60/240 fps, [email protected] fps. Features include LED flash, Auto HDR, Panorama. The front camera 12 MP f/2.2 (wide). Video quality is 4K @ 30/60fps, 1080p @ 30fps with dual video call and auto HDR capabilities.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro has three main cameras: 50 MP f/1.9 (wide), 8 MP f/2.2 (ultra wide), 2 MP f/2.4 (macro) with features such as dual LED dual tone flash, HDR and panoramas. Video quality is 4K at 30 frames per second (fps), 1080p at 30/60/120 fps, 720p at 960 fps. The front camera is 16 MP f/2.5 (wide) with HDR capability and video quality of 1080p @ 30/60 fps.


The Samsung Galaxy S23 comes with 128GB, 256GB and 512GB internal storage with 8GB RAM. The phone does not allow memory expansion.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro has an internal memory of 128 GB for 6 GB and 8 GB RAM, 256 GB for 8 GB and 12 GB RAM. The phone also does not support increasing storage space.


Samsung Galaxy S23 comes with a 3900 mAh lithium polymer battery. The non-removable battery can be charged to 50% in 30 minutes and supports wired and wireless charging. 25W wired, 15W wireless and 4.5W reverse wireless.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro has a powerful 5000 mAh lithium polymer battery. It’s expected to be 50% charged in 15 minutes and fully charged in 46 minutes with 67W wired charging.

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The Samsung Galaxy S23 supports a highly advanced version of the Android 13 operating system. It comes with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and an octa-core CPU.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro has the Android 12 operating system. The chipset is Mediatek MT 6877V and the CPU is octa-core (2×2.6 GHz).

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