The OPPO A78 5G will be released to the public soon in most regions of the world, and the Redmi Note 12 series will also debut soon, but not in Europe. Both phones have already made their debut in Asia, where they may be purchased for relatively low prices. The reason why so many individuals are pondering which option is best. Now that these smartphones are ready for release in every area, we can compare them to determine which is the finest. Comparing the Redmi Note 12 and the OPPO A78 5G’s key specs should help you decide which phone is suitable.
Design & Display
First, let’s check over the design and display. Both are built of polycarbonate, save for the display, since both are reasonable. The unique color and camera module design make the OPPO A78 5G more attractive. OPPO gave this phone a unique look. The OPPO A78 5G is smaller. However, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12’s punch-hole front panel design is more contemporary than its rival’s waterdrop notch. Finally, the Redmi Note 12 is IP53 dust- and splash-resistant.
Due to its prominent display, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 surpasses the OPPO A78 5G. It sports a 6.67-inch 120Hz FHD+ AMOLED display. The OPPO A78 5G has a 6.56-inch HD+ IPS LCD with a reduced 90Hz refresh rate.
Camera & Speakers
Moving on to their cameras and speakers, OPPO A78 5G’s 50 MP primary camera is superior. With a 2 MP depth sensor. The Redmi Note 12 has a lower 48 MP primary camera than its competitor, but it has an 8 MP ultrawide snapper and a 2 MP depth sensor. Both selfie camera has 8 MP.
OPPO A78 5G stereo loudspeakers improve audio quality. Both devices have 3.5mm headphones.
OS & Hardwares
Android 13 powers both smartphones. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 has a superior CPU, the Snapdragon 4 Gen 1, with a 6 nm fabrication process and an Adreno 619 GPU. The OPPO A78 5G uses MediaTek’s Dimensity 700 mobile platform with a Mali G57 MC2 GPU at 7 nm. Redmi Note 12 features 4GB and 6GB RAM, whereas the OPPO A78 5G has 8GB. Both smartphones have 128GB internal storage.
Battery & Charging
The Redmi Note 12’s AMOLED screen and efficient CPU constructed at 6 nm should allow it to survive longer than its 5000 mAh battery suggests. What differs is the time it takes to charge.
Price & Availability
The OPPO A78 5G has an estimated price of CNY 1,425. (approx. Php 11,439). While the base model Redmi Note 12, retails in China for a minimum of €170 (about $170 or around Php9,869). Which of these will you take?