Xiaomi launched the Xiaomi 12 series late last year in China. The company launched three flagship devices, namely the Xiaomi 12, 12 Pro and 12X. All three Xiaomi smartphones are expected to launch outside China. There is no official word from the brand yet. However, MySmartPrice has learnt that the Xiaomi 12 Pro India launch is imminent.
Tipster Mukul Sharma, aka Stufflistings, has revealed that the Xiaomi 12 series will debut in India during the first quarter of FY 2022 itself. This means that Xiaomi will unveil the flagship 12 Pro in India by early April 2022. Let’s take a look at more details about the Xiaomi 12 Pro India launch, specifications and features.
Xiaomi 12 Pro India launch
Xiaomi 12 series will debut in India very soon. The company will launch the Xiaomi 12 Pro as its first flagship smartphone in India in 2022. Sharma tells us that the phone will launch in India in Q1 of FY 2022. One can expect the device to launch in India by early April 2022. Xiaomi has not confirmed the official India launch date of the 12 Pro. However, considering Sharma’s track record, we can expect the launch to happen very soon.
The tipster also tells us that the device will give tough competition to a lot of smartphones in its price segment. There is no official word on the price. However, Sharma claims that the 12 Pro will be priced aggressively in India.
The 12 Pro was launched in China at a starting price of CNY 4,699 (roughly Rs 55,500). We can expect the device to launch in India under Rs 60,000. It will compete against the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S22, the upcoming OnePlus 10 Pro and other premium smartphones from the likes of Apple and Vivo.
Specifications and features
The top-of-the-line Xiaomi flagship features a 6.73-inch E5 AMOLED display with a 2K resolution of 3200 × 1440 pixels. It has an LTPO 2.0 display with a 120Hz refresh rate support and a peak brightness of 1500 nits. The smartphone has a curved screen with a hole-punch cutout at the top centre for the 32MP front camera.
On the back, the phone has a triple-camera setup. There is a 50MP Sony IMX 707 main lens with OIS. The main camera has a sensor size of 1/1.28-inch. It also comes with a 50MP ultra-wide camera and a 50MP telephoto camera sensor.
Under the hood, there is a 4,600 mAh battery with 120W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging. It draws power from a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC processor. The device has up to 12GB of RAM in China with up to 256GB of internal storage.
We can expect the India variant to come with the same specs found on the China variant.