Xiaomi 12 Lite with Snapdragon 778G, 120Hz display launched globally: price, specifications


  • Xiaomi 12 Lite has debuted in the European market
  • It is a stripped-down version of the Xiaomi 12 
  • The latest offering packs the same processor as its predecessor

Xiaomi 12 Lite has been launched in the global markets. It arrives as the successor to the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite NE 5G that debuted last year. The latest offering packs a few upgrades over its predecessor. 

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The Xiaomi 12 Lite is a toned-down variant of the Xiaomi 12 that debuted in March this year. Read on to know what the smartphone offers out of the box. 

Xiaomi 12 Lite specifications and features 

Xiaomi 12 Lite

Xiaomi 12 Lite

The Xiaomi 12 Lite sports a boxy design and a rectangular camera module. It features a 6.55-inch AMOLED display bearing an FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. It comes with a centre-aligned punch-hole cutout, an in-screen fingerprint scanner, HDR10+, and Dolby Vision support. 

On the imaging front, the Xiaomi 12 Lite features a triple rear camera setup comprising a 108MP Samsung HM2 main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro unit. There is a 32MP front-facing selfie snapper. 

Under the hood, the Xiaomi 12 Lite is equipped with a Snapdragon 778G processor that is also found on its predecessor. It is coupled with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. The smartphone draws its power from a 4,300mAh battery unit with support for 67W fast charging. It ships with MIUI 13 based on Android 12 out of the box. 

Connectivity options on the Xiaomi 12 Lite include 5G, a USB-C port, 3.5mm jack, WiFi, Bluetooth, and GPS. 

Xiaomi 12 Lite pricing and availability

The Xiaomi 12 Lite starts at EUR 400 (Rs 32,300) for the base 6GB + 128GB variant. The 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB configurations are priced at EUR 450 (Rs 36,300) and EUR 500 (Rs 40,300) respectively. The smartphone is offered in Black, Pink, and Green colours. It is up for pre-orders from the brand’s authorised online channels in Europe. 

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