Xiaomi 12 could launch on December 12th with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset
Xiaomi is reportedly in the works to launch its flagship Xiaomi 12 series of smartphones by next month. While little is known about the series or its devices so far, their launch dates are certainly approaching with the year about to end. The Chinese smartphone brand is yet to announce the launch details of the upcoming flagship smartphone, but a fresh leak suggests that Xiaomi 12 launch could take place on December 12th.
According to a report by Chinese publication MyDrivers, Xiaomi could unveil the Xiaomi 12 on December 12th. Considering the date coinciding with the model number and the shopping festival happening in China around mid-December, the date seems to be perfect for the launch event. Xiaomi 12 is also said to be the world’s first smartphone with the upcoming Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. The new processor is expected to be launched at the Qualcomm Tech Summit on November 30th.
Xiaomi 12 series specifications (expected)
The Xiaomi 12 is said to sport a curved screen with a punch hole at the center for the selfie camera. It could come with an FHD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate. Further, the handset is also tipped to sport a 50MP primary camera as well as support for 120W fast charging. The handset could also come with an in-display ultrasonic fingerprint scanner.
Xiaomi 12X could also be announced alongside the Xiaomi 12 at the same time on December 12th. The handset is said to sport a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset and is likely to come as a possible successor to the Xiaomi Mi 11X. Xiaomi 12X is also expected to feature 6.28-inch (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) AMOLED display along with a 5,000mAh battery. It is also tipped to pack a 50MP primary camera, along with a 20MP selfie camera at the front. The device is also tipped to support 67W wired charging and 33W wireless charging.
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Both the smartphones could come with MIUI 13 out of the box, with the OS expected to be unveiled at the same event in China. Xiaomi could also reveal some details of the upcoming Xiaomi 12 Ultra on the same day. We will have more details as to when all the smartphones from the series launch, so stay tuned for that.