Tecno has just unleashed their Spark 10 series, among which is the 10C. Xiaomi and its Redmi 12C, on the other hand, has been around for few weeks before the arrival of competitors’ offers. The aim of this post is to compare the Redmi 12C to Tecno’s Spark 10C, in order to help you pick the best device for your money.
Both the Spark 10C and the Redmi 12C have few things in common. Both phones are entry-level devices, and both skipped a generation in their series; Tecno jumped from 8C to 10C, and Redmi moved from 10C to 12C. Also both phones are powered by Google Android 12, and both are priced around the same price bracket.
Tecno Spark 10C Vs Xiaomi Redmi 12C
|Model||Spark 10C (K15K)||Redmi 12C|
|Display||6.6-inch, HD+, IPS, 90Hz||6.71-inches, HD+, IPS|
|CPU||Octa-core UNISOC Tiger T606||Octa-core MediaTek Helio G85|
|RAM + ROM||4/8GB + 128GB||3/4/6GB + 32/64/128GB|
|OS||Android 12 with HIOS 12 (*TBC)||Android 12, with MIUI 13|
|Camera (main)||16MP + AI + LED||50MP + QVGA Depth + LED|
|Camera (selfie)||8-megapixel + LED||5-megapixel|
|Battery||5000mAh; 10W Charger||5000mAh; 10W Charger|
|Others||Dual 4G SIMs, Rear Fingerprint||IP52, Dual 4G SIMs, Rear Fingerprint|
|Price||From N76,900||From N69,500|
Spark 10C vs Redmi 12C: comparison summary
Xiaomi and its Redmi 12C seem to be on the winning side in this comparison. The Helio G85 CPU used on the 12C has more raw power than the Tiger T606 on the Spark 10C. Just so you know, the more expensive Tecno Spark 10 Pro is using Helio G88, which is a higher clocked Helio G85.
Another arear the Redmi 12C stands out on the rear camera segment, offering 50-megapixel main sensor, as against the 16-megapixel lens on the 10C. To sum it all up, Redmi’s offer is still priced cheaper than the 10C.
Between the Redmi 12C and the Spark 10C, which should you buy?
If you are a fan of Tecno, and you prioritize a device that anyone down the street can repair, with ease of accessories, then the Spark 10C is the way to go. But if you are looking for the optimum value for each of your penny, the Redmi 12C is got more to offer. Got a contrary opinion? Use the comment section below.