Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G with 108MP Camera, Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Launched: Price, Specifications

The Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G is expected to launch in India later this year.


Xiaomi has launched the 12 Lite 5G globally. The new Xiaomi 12 series smartphone is the fourth addition to the lineup of the Xiaomi 12, 12 Pro and the 12X. The Xiaomi 12 Lite is expected to launch in India later this year. There is no official word on the launch date of the device in India. Considering the company launched the Mi 11 Lite series in India, it is expected to refresh its new upper mid-range smartphone as well.

The Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G has a Snapdragon 778G SoC at heart. Its USP is its slim, lightweight design. Let’s take a look at the Xiaomi 12 Lite price, specifications and other details.

Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G Price 

Xiaomi has launched the 12 Lite as its new mid-range smartphone. The device comes in three different storage configurations. The base model has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It is priced at $399 (roughly Rs 31,700). The 8GB + 128GB variant is priced at $449 (roughly Rs 35,700), whereas the 8GB + 256GB variant is priced at $499 (roughly Rs 39,700).

The device comes in three colours – Lite Green, Lite Pink and Black.

Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G Specifications 

The 12 Lite 5G comes with a 6.55-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a 1080 X 2400 pixel resolution.  The screen has a peak brightness of 950 nits and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It also supports Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos and HDR10+ support. The device offers a 120Hz refresh rate and a 240Hz touch sampling rate.

The phone has a glass back and weighs about 173 grams. It measures 159.30mm x 73.70mm x 7.29mm. The device packs a 4300 mAh battery with 67W fast charging support. Xiaomi claims that the phone charges completely within 41 minutes. It runs Android 12 out of the box and has a layer of MIUI 13 on top.

On the back, the phone sports a triple-camera setup. There is a 108MP Samsung HM2 sensor with an f/1.9 aperture. Alongside, users get an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2MP macro camera. For selfies, there is a 32MP front camera inside the hole-punch cutout. 

Under the hood, the Xiaomi 12 Lite has a Snapdragon 778G SoC. It comes with support for Bluetooth 5.2, WiFi 6, NFC, dual 5G, Dual-SIM and a USB Type-C port. What are your thoughts on the Xiaomi 12 Lite? Let us know in the comments section below.