Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Price in India, Specifications and Features Compared

Does it make sense to go for the Xiaomi 12 Pro and ditch the phones from OnePlus and Samsung?

Xiaomi has finally introduced its flagship smartphone for the year 2022. The brand has introduced the Xiaomi 12 Pro, which will be replacing its ultra-premium Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra in the Indian market. The latest smartphone from Xiaomi is loaded with top-of-the-line specifications and features, including a 6.73-inch Quad HD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, up to 12GB of RAM, 50MP triple rear cameras, 120W fast charging support, and more.

With this, Xiaomi is all set to strengthen its position in the premium segment. However, things will not be easy for the brand as it has to compete with the likes of the OnePlus 10 Pro and the flagship Samsung Galaxy S22+. The latest OnePlus smartphone comes with a Hasselblad partnership and offers a slew of interesting features. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy S22+ becomes with first S-series phone that comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. That said, does it make sense to go for the Xiaomi 12 Pro and ditch the phones from OnePlus and Samsung? Let’s find out in this specs-based comparison.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Price in India

The Xiaomi 12 Pro price in India starts at Rs 62,999 for the 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage option. The 12GB RAM and 256GB model comes with a price tag of Rs 66,999. The OnePlus 10 Pro India price starts at Rs 66,999 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage, while the 12GB RAM and 256GB model is priced at Rs 71,999. The Samsung Galaxy S22+ comes with a price tag of Rs 84,999 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage option, while the 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage option is priced at Rs 88,999.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Design

Starting with the design, the Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G comes with a metal frame and offers a velvet matte texture at the rear panel, which looks premium. The back panel is made of a microcrystalline structure that offers self-healing for small scratches. The panel is also protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The front panel comes with a punch-hole cutout that houses a selfie camera. The Xiaomi 12 Pro is available in Gray, Purple, and Blue colour options.

The OnePlus 10 Pro brings a big refresh in the design. The phone comes with an aluminium frame and comes with matte glass on the back panel. There is a big camera module at the rear panel, which infuses well with the middle frame. Overall, the company claims that the weight distribution of the device on point and the in-hand feel is something we can also vouch for. The brand has also added a ceramic lens cover that prevents the sensor from scratching. The phone is available in Green and Black colour options.

Coming to Samsung Galaxy S22+, the smartphone brings a new design language to the table. The back panel comes with a glass with a matte finish. The back panel comes with a camera module with its iconic Contour Cut finish that blends the camera module into the aluminium frame. The company says that the armour aluminium frame used in the Galaxy S22+ is the strongest. The phone also packs Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+ protection on both the front and back panels.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Display

Coming to the display, the Xiaomi 12 Pro packs a 6.73-inch Quad HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 3200 x 1440 pixels. The display comes with a 120Hz variable refresh rate and 480Hz touch sampling rate. It also features up to 1500 nits of peak brightness, HFR10+, Dolby Vision, and Corning Gorilla Victus protection.

The OnePlus 10 Pro is fully loaded with a 6.7-inch Quad HD+ 3D flexible curved AMOLE LTPO 2.0 display with a screen resolution of 3216 x 1440 pixels. The device also comes with up to 1,300nits of brightness and a 120Hz variable refresh rate. It also comes with a Super-Res video option that can enhance the image and video quality by up to four times.

The Samsung Galaxy S22+ flaunts a 6.6-inch FHD+ Infinity-O Dynamic AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a variable 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate. The phone also offers up to 1,750 nits of peak brightness and Gorilla Glass Victus+ protection.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Performance

In terms of performance, all three smartphones are powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile platform that comes with top-of-the-line features and performance. The Xiaomi 12 Pro is loaded with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The phone runs on Android 12 with MIUI 13 on top of it.

The OnePlus 10 Pro features up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and packs up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage option. The handset runs on OxygenOS 12.1, which is based on the Android 12 operating system. The Samsung Galaxy S22+ comes with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage. The phone runs on Android 12 with OneUI 4.1 running on top of it.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Cameras

For optics, the Xiaomi 12 Pro features a triple-camera setup on the rear panel. The phone comes with a 50MP primary Sony IMX707 sensor with f/1.9 aperture, 50MP wide-angle-lens with 119-degree FoV, and a 50MP portrait lens with f/1.9 aperture. The handset comes with 8K video recording at 24fps along with a host of other features. The company has added a new Profocus mode that uses AI to focus on the subject automatically. On the front, the brand has added a 32MP selfie shooter.

The OnePlus 10 Pro is loaded with triple rear cameras. The handset offers a 48MP primary Sony IMX789 sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 50MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 150-degree FoV, and an 8MP telephoto lens with an f/2.4 aperture. The phone also comes with some interesting camera features. Apparently, this is the first smartphone from OnePlus that offers 10-bit colour photography from all three rear cameras. It also comes with Hasselblad Pro Mode which offers 12-bit RAW photography. Moreover, the Movie Mode lets users adjust ISO, shutter speed, and more. The OnePlus 10 Pro is loaded with a 32MP shooter for selfies and video calling.

The Samsung Galaxy S22+ features a triple-camera setup with a combination of a 50MP primary ISOCELL GN5 sensor with f/1.8 aperture, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 120-degree FoV, and a 10MP telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture. The phone also packs a 10MP dual pixel front camera. The Samsung Galaxy S22+ comes with a Framing feature that can detect up to ten people and adjust the camera focus accordingly.

Xiaomi 12 Pro vs OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus: Battery

In terms of battery, the Xiaomi 12 Pro comes with a 4,600mAh battery with 120W wired fast charging support and 50W wireless charging support. The phone also comes with 10W reverse wireless charging support. The OnePlus 10 Pro is loaded with a 5,000mAh battery and comes with 80W fast charging support. The phone also comes with 50W wireless charging and reverse wireless charging support. The Samsung Galaxy S22+ is juiced up by a 4,500mAh battery and comes with 45W fast charging support. The phone also features 15W Qi wireless charging along with Wireless PowerShare support.

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