Realme 12 Lite launched in Turkiye with Snapdragon 685 chipset

Realme 12 Lite
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Realme has introduced its latest budget offering, the Realme 12 Lite. Well, to note that this device is essentially a rebranded version of the previously released Realme C67, rather than an entirely new phone. However, let’s dive into discussing the latest Realme 12 Lite, including its expected price in Nepal, specifications and more.

Realme 12 Lite Overview

Display and Design 

The Realme 12 Lite features a 6.72-inch IPS LCD with a 90Hz refresh rate and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Moreover, the Realme 12 Lite comes with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and reaches peak brightness of 950 nits.  

Realme 12 Lite Design and Display

In terms of design, the Realme 12 Lite has a thickness of 7.6mm and weighs 185 grams. Additionally, it carries an IP54 rating, providing dust and splash resistance.

Performance and Storage 

Under the hood, the device packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 685 chipset and runs on Android 14 with Realme UI. It is available in two configurations: 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 256GB storage, both featuring a dedicated microSD card slot for expansion.

Snapdragon 685

Battery and Connectivity

The Realme 12 Lite is equipped with a 5,000mAh non-removable battery that supports 33W wired charging. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0.


 In the camera department, the device features a dual rear camera setup with a 108MP primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. For selfies and video calls, there is an 8MP front-facing camera. Moreover, the Realme 12 Lite is capable of capturing videos at 1080p @ 30 fps and also has Gyro-EIS to its name. 

Realme 12 Lite Specifications:

  • Design and Build: IP54-rated
  • Dimensions: 164.60 mm x 75.40 mm x 7.59 mm
  • Weight: 185 grams
  • Display: 6.72” LCD Panel, 90Hz Refresh Rate, 950 peak nits brightness, 180Hz touch sampling rate, 16.7 million colour support
  • Resolution: FHD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels)
  • Chipset: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 685 (6nm)
  • GPU: Adreno 610
  • RAM: 8GB LPDDR4x
  • ROM: 128GB or 256 GB + 2TB expandable via MicroSD card (Dedicated slot)
  • OS & UI: Android 14 with Realme UI on top
  • Rear Camera: Dual Camera (108MP Primary + 2MP Depth Sensor)
  • Front Camera: 8MP Camera (Centre-aligned hole-punch cutout)
  • Security: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor + Face Recognition
  • Sensors: Geomagnetic sensor, Proximity sensor, Light sensor, Acceleration sensor, Gyroscope
  • Battery: 5,000 mAh cell with 33W SUPERVOOC Charging
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Colour Options: Sunny Oasis, Black Rock

Realme 12 Lite Price in Nepal and Availability

The Realme 12 Lite will be offered in two color options: Sunny Oasis and Black Rock. In Turkey, the device is priced at TRY 10,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant, while the higher-end 8GB+256GB model costs TRY 14,999. However, considering that Realme smartphones tend to be more expensive in Turkey, the expected price for the base variant of the Realme 12 Lite in Nepal is around NPR 26,999.

Realme 12 Lite Price in Turkiye (Official) Price in Nepal (Expected)
8GB + 128GB TRY 10,999 NPR 26,999
8GB + 256GB TRY 14,999 NPR 30,999
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