Realme is all set to expand its popular number series with the launch of the highly anticipated 12 Pro lineup in India. Featuring cutting-edge technology and eye-catching designs, the 12 Pro series promises to shake up the mid-range smartphone segment.
Expected Release Date
As per official teasers and leaks, Realme will introduce the 12 Pro series in India by the end of January 2024. The company has not revealed an exact date yet, but rumors point to a January 31 launch event.
Expected Pricing of Realme 12 Series
Here is the expected pricing for the Realme 12 Pro series in a table format:
|Realme 12 Pro
|Realme 12 Pro
|Realme 12 Pro+
This competitive pricing will allow the 12 Pro models to take on rivals like Xiaomi, Samsung, and Vivo in the mid-range category.
Special Rolex Edition
Realme has teased that there will be a unique Rolex edition of the 12 Pro series with a blue leather back and gold accents. This one-of-a-kind design has been created in collaboration with the iconic luxury watch brand.
Realme is working with Olliver Saveo, in particular. Olliver is an international luxury watch designer with a rich history with Rolex. As you can see from the picture attached below, It appears in a Submarine Blue color option. The back panel sports a centered circular camera module surrounded by a golden dial. A golden line also passes vertically through the middle of the rear panel. The power button and volume rocker on the right edge of the handset are also seen in a golden color.
Specification of Realme 12 Series :
Premium Design and Display
The entire 12 Pro lineup flaunts a premium design language inspired by luxury watches. Key highlights include:
- 6.7-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate
- Curved display with 2412×1080 resolution
- Sunburst dial, CNC-cut bezel, 3D bracelet, premium leather
The phones come equipped with high-resolution AMOLED screens with silky smooth 120Hz refresh rates for a seamless visual experience.
Versatile Quad Camera Setup
For photography, the Realme 12 Pro packs in:
- 64MP main camera with Sony IMX890 sensor
- 8MP ultrawide angle lens
- 2MP macro camera
- 32MP telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom
Realme 12 Series smartphone zoom capabilities with its innovative periscope telephoto lens. This lens works in tandem with the advanced 64MP OV64B sensor to deliver unmatched 3x optical as well as 6x hybrid lossless zoom. Meanwhile, the 64MP Sony IMX890 primary sensor promises excellent image quality even in low light conditions, further boosted by Realme’s MasterShot computational photography. Combined with the ultra-wide camera, the Realme 12 Pro supports lossless zoom from 0.6x to 6x – rivaling more premium devices. Notably, the Realme 12 Pro Series is set to include a rare periscope telephoto lens, adding a new dimension to smartphone photography in its segment.
Supervooc Fast Charging
The 5000mAh batteries on the 12 Pro models support 80W SUPERVOOC fast charging. While exact charging times are unknown, a full charge is expected in under 40 minutes.
The Realme 12 Pro has a MediaTek Dimensity 7000 chip while the 12 Pro+ will feature the Snapdragon 7s Gen 2 processor. Both SoCs deliver smooth performance, excellent graphics, and 5G connectivity.
Realme UI 5 Based on Android 14
On the software front, the Realme 12 Pro series will run Realme UI 5 based on Android 14 out of the box. The updated UI brings improved fluidity, customization options, better privacy controls, and new features.
Unique Color Options!
The 12 Pro will be sold in Navigator Beige and Submarine Blue colors while the 12 Pro+ comes in Black, Orange, and Cream shades. There are multiple colorways to suit individual tastes.
High Fan Anticipation
The Realme community is highly enthusiastic about the launch of the 12 Pro series which brings several segment-leading features like the periscope zoom camera and the fastest charging tech in its price segment. There is a substantial buzz around the upcoming release that will give a boost to Realme in the competitive mid-range space.
With its excellent cameras, smooth displays, trendy design, and fast performance, the Realme 12 Pro series is primed to be a blockbuster success when it hits the market. Consumers looking for value flagships will have exciting new options to consider in the form of the 12 Pro and 12 Pro+ models.