Xiaomi has announced that it launched the Xiaomi Redmi 12C, an entry level smartphone, in the Kenyan market.

The phone comes with a 6.71 inch HD+ screen, 50 megapixel dual camera (rear), 5 megapixel selfie camera, 5000mAh high-capacity battery with 10W fast charging and MediaTek Helio G85 Octa-core processor.

The Redmi 12C comes in a unibody build, with flat edge and a curved back, the stylish striped and ribbed design. It will be available in four colours i.e; Graphic Gray, Ocean Blue, Mint Green and Lavender Purple. The Redmi 12C has a rear fingerprint sensor that integrates into the design, providing secure access to the device.

Redmi 12C will be available in Kenya from 13th March 2023 in all Xiaomi Stores, Retail partner stores & Jumia.

The Redmi 12C will come in three variants;

1. 3GB+32GB at Kshs 13,999
2. 3GB + 64GB at Kshs 14,999
3. 4GB + 128GB at Kshs 17,299

Redmi 12C specifications


  Redmi 12C
Processor MediaTek Helio G85
Screen 6.71 inch HD+ touchscreen
Rear Camera 50MP main camera
Selfie Camera 5MP front camera
Battery & Charging 5,000mAh (typ) battery I 10W fast charging I 10W in-box charger I Micro USB
Audio 3.5mm headphone jack
Security Rear fingerprint sensor I AI Face Unlock
Connectivity Dual SIM + MicroSD
Color Graphite Black, Ocean Blue, Mint Green, Lavender Purple
Dimension & Weight 168.76mm x 76.41mm x 8.77mm