Xiaomi has confirmed the launch of its new flagship smartphone series in China. The company will launch the Xiaomi 12S series globally on July 4. The new flagship S series from Xiaomi will include multiple devices. These include the Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro and the 12S Ultra.
The company has also confirmed that the new 12S series will feature Leica-tuned camera sensors. Xiaomi announced its collaboration with Leica for its upcoming smartphone camera earlier this year. The 12S Ultra will be the most premium offering in the series. Let’s take a look at the Xiaomi 12S series launch details, specifications and everything else known so far.
Xiaomi 12S Series Launch Date Confirmed
Xiaomi has confirmed that it will launch three new flagship smartphones on July 4. The Xiaomi 12S series is expected to launch in India as well.
The company did not confirm any specifications or features of the upcoming 12S series. However, the rumour mill has leaked some details in the past. The Xiaomi 12S series will feature the new Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. The 12S Pro will also come in a special Dimensity variant and could feature the new Dimensity 9000+ chipset.
The 12S and 12S Pro will launch in three storage options – 8GB+128GB, 8GB+256GB, and 12GB+512GB. Xiaomi will launch the 12S Pro Dimensity variant with 8GB+256GB and 12GB+512GB configurations. This variant will also support 120W fast charging out of the box. The vanilla 12S, on the other hand, is expected to feature 67W fast charging support.
On the display side of things, the 12S and 12S Pro will feature LTPO 2.0 AMOLED displays with a 120Hz refresh rate support. There will be a 50MP triple-camera setup on the back.
Xiaomi is also said to launch the rumoured 12 Ultra as the Xiaomi 12S Ultra globally. The design renders of the phone have leaked in the past. The phone has a circular camera module on the back, which rests on a square-shaped island. It will house a quad-camera setup on the back and features a 50MP main camera. There will also be a 48MP ultrawide camera and two periscope camera sensors. The phone is also rumoured to sport a 6.6-inch display with a 120Hz refresh rate support.
Under the hood, there is a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. The phone is also said to pack a 5000 mAh battery and support up to 120W fast charging out of the box.