Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, 12S Ultra launch date confirmed, here’s everything we known so far


  • Xiaomi will be holding a launch event on July 4th, 2022, in China
  • It will announce the Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, and 12S Ultra
  • It is also expected to unveil the Xiaomi 12S Pro Dimensity Edition

Xiaomi 12S, Xiaomi 12S Pro, and Xiaomi 12S Ultra launch date has been confirmed for China. The highly anticipated 12S Ultra will be succeeding the iconic Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (review) from last year. On the other hand, the Xiaomi 12S and 12S Pro will be arriving as enhanced versions of the Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro flagship phones, which were announced in December last year.

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The Xiaomi 12S trio will feature the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 mobile platform. Rumours are rife that the company will also unveil a Dimensity chipset variant for the 12S Pro. Here is all the information that is known about these upcoming flagship phones.

Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, 12S Ultra launch date

Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, 12S Ultra

Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, 12S Ultra teaser

The Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, and 12S Ultra will be unveiled on July 4th, 2022. Shown above is a teaser of the Xiaomi 12S trio. It appears that the Xiaomi 12S and 12S Pro will have an identical design. However, the 12S will be a compact phone, while the 12S Pro will be a larger device. The Xiaomi 12S Ultra seems to be equipped with a huge camera block on its back.

Last month, Xiaomi confirmed that it has signed up a long-term partnership with German camera brand, Leica. The company has now confirmed that the Xiaomi 12S trio will be equipped with Leica optimised imaging system.

Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro specifications (rumoured)

The Xiaomi 12S could have a 6.28-inch AMOLED FHD+ 120Hz display, while the 12S Pro could have a 6.73-inch AMOLED LTPO QHD+ 120Hz screen. Both devices will feature the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset. The Xiaomi 12S Pro Dimensity edition will have either the Dimensity 9000 chipset or the new Dimensity 9000 Plus chipset, which was just announced.

The Xiaomi 12S and 12S Pro will arrive in three LPDDR5 + UFS 3.1 storage combinations, such as 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 256GB storage, and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage. On the other hand, the 12S Pro Dimensity edition will come in 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variants.

Both phones are expected to feature an OIS-enabled 50-megapixel triple camera unit. There is no word on the battery capacities of these devices. However, the 12S and 12S Pro Dimensity edition are likely to support 67W rapid charging, whereas the 12S Pro may support 120W fast charging. The Pro model is also expected to support 50W wireless charging.

Xiaomi 12S Ultra specifications (rumoured)

The Xiaomi 12S Ultra will feature a 6.7-inch AMOLED LTPO Quad HD+ 120Hz screen. While the previous generation model was made available with a secondary screen, the 12 Ultra will not feature it. The Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 powered device will arrive with 8GB / 12GB of LPPDR5 RAM and 256GB / 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It will pack a 5,000mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging and 50W wireless charging.

The 12S Ultra will have a 20-mgeapixel front-facing camera. It will have a 50-megapixel main camera with OIS, a 48-megapixel ultra-wide camera, a 48-megapixel periscope telephoto snapper with 5x optical zoom, a ToF sensor, and a laser autofocus unit on the back. All three devices will run on the Android 12 OS with MIUI 13 on top.


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