Xiaomi 12 Pro is set to launch in India next week. The smartphone debuted in China last December and it made its way to the global markets last month. The brand will also announce Xiaomi Pad 5 alongside the smartphone.
In India, the Xiaomi 12 Pro is expected to come with the same specifications and features as its global counterparts. It will likely compete against the likes of the OnePlus 10 Pro, iQOO 9 Pro, Realme GT 2 Pro, and others in the market. Here’s what we know about the upcoming smartphone so far.
Xiaomi 12 Pro: launch date in India
The Xiaomi 12 Pro is scheduled to launch in India on April 27th i.e. Wednesday at 12 pm. The launch event will be live streamed on the brand’s official YouTube channel, social media handles and Amazon India.
Xiaomi 12 Pro: price in India
At the time of writing this post, the Xiaomi 12 Pro’s price remains unknown. The smartphone’s base model starts at Rs 55,072 in the Chinese markets. Xiaomi is known for aggressive pricing and we could see the company introduce 12 Pro with an aggressive pricing but leaks indicate that it might be higher than in China.
Xiaomi 12 Pro: sale date in India
We will learn about the Xiaomi 12 Pro’s sale date at the launch event. The smartphone will be available for purchase from Amazon India, Mi.com and retail outlets across the country.
Xiaomi 12 Pro: specifications and features
The Xiaomi 12 Pro microsite shows the smartphone with slim edges. The back panel has a vertical rectangular camera module. The right side of the device houses power and volume rocker buttons. The bottom part of the smartphone has a speaker grille and a USB-C port. The smartphone will be available in Black, Purple, and Blue colours.
The Xiaomi 12 Pro will feature triple rear cameras. The setup comprises a 50MP Sony IMX707 primary lens with OIS support, a 50MP ultra-wide-angle sensor with a 115-degree field of view, and a 50MP telephoto unit.
Under the hood, the Xiaomi 12 Pro is confirmed to be powered by Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. It is teased to come with support for fast charging.
Xiaomi 12 Pro: other specifications and features
Apart from the confirmed specifications, the Xiaomi 12 Pro is expected to retain the same specifications as its global counterpart. This means that the device will feature a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with QHD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, LTPO screen, 12-bit colour panel, Dolby Vision, HDR10+ support and Gorilla Glass Victus. The upcoming device will be available with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage.
The Xiaomi 12 Pro will reportedly be backed by a 4,600mAh battery unit with support for 120W fast wired and 50W wireless charging as well as 10W reverse charging.