Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T vs Lenovo K12 Pro – Review, specifications and prices

The new Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T handset has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, MediaTek Dimensity 800U processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Lenovo K12 Pro also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Lenovo K12 Pro
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.53 in (inches) 6.8 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 800U Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Operating System MIUI V12 (Android 10) MIUI V12 (Android 10)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 720 x 1640 pixels
RAM 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/2/2 MP 64/2/2 MP
Front Camera 13 MP 16 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T runs on MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76 and 6 cores of 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on MIUI V12 (Android 10) operating system.

The MediaTek Dimensity 800U is a less powerful chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662.

Meanwhile, the Lenovo K12 Pro has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Kryo 260 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 260. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on MIUI V12 (Android 10) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is carrying a ARM Mali-G57 MC3,3 cores gpu in the interior and the Lenovo K12 Pro has the Qualcomm Adreno 610,950 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Lenovo K12 Pro. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable and 22.5W in-box charger.
The Lenovo K12 Pro battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The handset is using a IPS display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.53 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Lenovo K12 Pro is featuring a IPS display with 720 x 1640 pixels and a screen size of 6.8 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is a 4.1% smaller than Lenovo K12 Pro screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Lenovo K12 Pro
1500:1 Capacitive
2.5D curved glass screen Multi-touch
450 cd/m² Scratch resistant
84% NTSC
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
DotDisplay
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified
Widivine L1 Certified

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is carrying a ram memory of 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 1800 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Lenovo K12 Pro is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 4 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is 6 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Lenovo K12 Pro with 4 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T comes with or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 64 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is 128 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Lenovo K12 Pro with 64 gigabytes.

Lenovo K12 Pro gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 48/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5KGM2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Lenovo K12 Pro rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/2/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Lenovo K12 Pro
2 cm shooting distance (#4) 2.5 cm shooting distance (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Continuous shooting
Exposure compensation Digital image stabilization
Face detection Digital zoom
Geotagging Exposure compensation
HDR Face detection
ISO settings Geotagging
Macro mode HDR
Panorama ISO settings
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Laser autofocus (LAF)
Pixel size – 1.12 m (#4) Panorama
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3) Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2)
Scene mode Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2)
Secondary rear camera – 2MP (depth-sensing) Scene mode
Self-timer Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3) Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3) Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sony IMX582 versions also available Touch focus
Third rear camera – 2MP (macro) White balance settings
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T comes with a 13 MP in the front.

The Lenovo K12 Pro has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Lenovo K12 Pro
13 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.0.25 Aperture:f/2.0.2
Face detection Face unlock
Face unlock Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
HDR
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Lenovo K12 Pro
5G NSA EDGE
5G SA EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
Built-in 5G modem GPRS
EDGE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) LTE Cat 13 DL/Cat 5 UL
GPRS UFS 2.1
HSPA+ UMTS(384 kbit/s)
LTE Cat 12(102.0/603.0 Mbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T price is $230 and the Lenovo K12 Pro price tag is $153

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