Which smartphone to buy for 13 thousand rubles: Samsung Galaxy A12 or Xiaomi Redmi 10C

The host of the channel DimaViper Live on YouTube in one of the issues compared two inexpensive Android devices: Xiaomi Redmi 10C and Samsung Galaxy

A12. Discuss

In the episode on the DimaViper Live channel, a tech bloggertalked about the pros and cons of two budget smartphones: Xiaomi Redmi 10C and Samsung Galaxy A12. Despite the similar price, only one of them is worth the money.

I must say that A12 was released in 2021, but Redmi 10C - in 2022. Despite this, the latter will cost a little cheaper than the Korean device.

As for the equipment, Samsung definitely wins on this point. Unlike 10C, it has a 15W charging unit in the box, while Xiaomi has 10W.

Started faster from Redmi 10C and Galaxy A12the first. This is explained by the fact that Xiaomi has a more powerful and modern processor. In general, compared to a competitor, Samsung loads everything very slowly.

Samsung's screen size is 6.5 inches.Xiaomi - 6.7 inches. At the same time, in both cases, the most simple displays are installed on the devices. Viewing angles are slightly better, according to the expert, here at A12.

Of the processors on Xiaomi Redmi 10C isSnapdragon 680 (memory capacity - 4/64 GB), on the Galaxy A12 - Exynos 850 (memory capacity - 3/32 GB). In all respects, the Xiaomi processor turns out to be better, and this can be seen from various tests. You can see their results below.


In terms of image quality, Samsungstill makes the photos a little better. The resolution of the main camera is 48 MP (for Xiaomi - 50 MP), the front camera is 8 MP (5 MP - for Redmi 10C). At the same time, in general, the A12 has four cameras on the rear panel, while the 10C has only two.

In fact, a photo from the front moduleobtained in both cases are identical. If we compare the pictures from the main camera, we will see that the capture angle is slightly larger on the Samsung, it produces more saturated and detailed pictures.

What is strange, on the A12 there is no night mode at all, butXiaomi still has it. In general, according to the expert, Samsung takes better photos, although the difference between it and Redmi 10C is very small.



Of the two devices, the leader would rather buy the Xiaomi Redmi 10C than the Samsung Galaxy A12. This is due to the fact that Xiaomi as a whole is more powerful than the Korean smartphone.