The 5G revolution is here, and it’s changing the way we communicate with each other. With the introduction of 5G technology, phones are getting faster and more powerful than ever. Two of the recently released 5G-enabled smartphones on the market today are the OPPO A78 5G and Redmi Note 12 5G.
These devices offer impressive features and components that make them stand out from their competitors. But how do they compare to each other? These two phones are side by side to answer that question and help you decide which is right.
|Specs||Redmi Note 12 5G||OPPO A78 5G|
|Display Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, Super AMOLED||720 x 1612 pixels, IPS LCD|
|Storage||128 GB||128 GB|
|Rear Camera||48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP||50 MP + 2 MP|
|Dimensions||165.9 x 76.2 x 8 mm||163.8 x 75.1 x 8 mm|
|Weight||188 g||188 g|
|Size||6.67 inches, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 120Hz||6.56 inches, 720 x 1612 pixels, 90Hz|
|RAM||4 GB / 6 GB||8 GB|
|Expandable Storage||Yes, Up to 1 TB||Yes, Up to 1 TB|
|Storage Type||UFS 2.2||UFS 2.2|
|Rear Camera||48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), |
8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
|50 MP, f/1.8, (wide), |
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Front Camera||Punch Hole 13 MP, f/2.5, (wide)||Waterdrop notch, 8 MP, f/2.0, (wide)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 1||Mediatek Dimensity 700|
|Size||5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery||5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery|
|Fast Charging||Yes, 33W Fast Charging||Yes, 33W Fast Charging|
Design & Display
In terms of design, both smartphones have Elegant and trendy designs. The new OPPO A78 5G looks appealing with a flat design. The phone is light and easy to carry, mainly due to its plastic body. The phone’s rear side has an exciting, catchy design with two rear camera sensors placed at the back. It is equipped with a 6.56 inch IPS LCD, 90Hz refresh rate display with Panda glass protection.
On the other hand, Redmi Note 12 5G, Comes with innovative design aesthetics; it also comes with a flat design, with a polycarbonate back with a triple camera setup looks good in the hand and feels great while holding it. Super AMOLED Display with 120Hz Refresh rate with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and that’s really great.
OPPO A78 5G sports a MediaTek Dimensity 700 (7 nm) Chipset, and Redmi Note 12 5G comes with Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 (6 nm) processor. Performance-wise, Redmi Note 12 5G is much better than OPPO A78 5G, Comes with a slightly better GPU and better in gaming. Plus, It can handle more tasks at once and run more demanding apps without slowing down.
Undoubtedly the major difference between both devices is their camera setups. OPPO A78 5G is equipped with Dual Camera. Meanwhile, Redmi Note 12 5G is equipped with a Triple camera setup.
Both smartphones offer similar and impressive battery backup. i.e. 5000 mAh battery with 33W wired charger. It can allow you to stream movies, play games, and more for long hours.
Both are fantastic smartphones, but in terms of specification, Redmi Note 12 5G has a slightly better display, a faster processor, and a triple camera. OPPO A78 5G price segment is a worthy competitor, but we feel the company could have used an AMOLED panel to make the OPPO A78 5G more desirable.