realme 9 vs realme 12 5G: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the realme 9 and realme 12 5G.

The realme 9 has a 6.4-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor, triple cameras, 4G LTE connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the realme 12 5G has a 6.72-inch display, MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ (6 nm) processor, dual cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.


Specs realme 9 realme 12 5G
Picture realme 9
3.4/5 stars (108 ratings)
× realme 12 5G
3.2/5 stars (16 ratings)
Screen 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 411 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 90Hz Refresh Rate, and punch-hole 6.72-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 392 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 950nits max brightness, and punch-hole
OS Android 12 with realme UI 3 Android 14 with realme UI 5.0
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 MediaTek Dimensity 6100+ (6 nm)
CPU Octa Core CPU
4x Kryo 265 Gold @ 2.4GHz & 4x Kryo 265 Silver @ 1.9GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Cortex-A76 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Cortex-A55 @ 2.0GHz
GPU Adreno 610 Mali-G57 MC2
RAM 6 GB 8 GB
Rear Camera Triple Cameras:
108MP Main Camera (Samsung HM6, f/1.75 Aperture, dual-pixel PDAF)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 120° FoV)
2MP (f/2.4 Aperture)
-LED Flash
-Up to 1080p Video Recording
Dual Cameras:
108MP Main Camera (f/1.8 Aperture, Autofocus)
2MP Depth Sensor
-LED Flash
-Up to 1080p video recording
Front Camera 16 Megapixels (f/2.45 Aperture)
- Up to 1080p Video Recording
8 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture)
- Up to 1080p video recording
Storage 128GB 256GB
Expansion 256GB via microSD 1TB via microSD
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (dual band) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (dual band)
NFC No No
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.1 Bluetooth 5.2
Position GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
USB OTG Yes Yes
USB USB Type-C USB Type-C
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes Yes
Audio Enhancement Hi-Res Audio Hi-Res Audio, Stereo Speakers
FM Radio No No
Sensors Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Battery 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
33W Fast Charging (Dart Charge, 100% in 75 minutes)
5000 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable)
45W Fast Charging (SUPERVOOC, 50% in 30 minutes)
Material Glass front, Plastic back Glass front, Polycarboante back (IP54 dust and splash resistant)
Size 160.2 x 73.3 x 7.99 mm 165.6 x 76.1 x 7.69 mm
Weight 178 g 188 g
Colors Meteor Black, Stargaze White, and Sunburst Gold Twilight Purple, Woodland Green
Release Date June 14, 2022 April 25, 2024
Price 14,999.00 - Official Price in the Philippines 14,999.00 - Official Price in the Philippines
Buy Online realme 9 on Lazada
realme 9 on Shopee
realme 12 5G on Lazada
realme 12 5G on Shopee

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