Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has announced the launch date for the Xiaomi 12 series in the Chinese market, with the key officials of the brand, Lei Jun, Lu Weibing and Wang Teng Thomas taking to Weibo to reveal the same.
The company executives have revealed that the Xiaomi 12, Xiaomi 12X and Xiaomi 12 Pro will be making their debut in the Chinese market on December 28. The co-founder of Xiaomi, Lei Jun also revealed that MIUI 13 will be unveiled alongside the Xiaomi 12 series.
For those unaware, the upcoming Xiaomi 12 series have passed through multiple certification sites, confirming the key specifications of the devices.
Xiaomi 12 Series to Debut on December 28 in China
The company itself has confirmed that the Xiaomi 12 series devices will come equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. 3C certification listings have further confirmed that the Xiaomi 12 will come with 67W fast charging, with the Xiaomi 12 Pro coming with support for 120W fast charging.
Xiaomi is also likely to launch the Xiaomi 12 Ultra, Xiaomi 12 Lite Zoom and the Xiaomi 12 Lite as part of the Xiaomi 12 series. However, those devices will not be launching on December 28.
In other news, we hope that the rumours about the presentation on December 28 will come true. Again, relying on the forecast of insiders, from next week the company will start a promotional campaign dedicated to the announcement of Xiaomi 12.
Among the most interesting details of the upcoming presentation is the number of participants. There is a prediction that the business will not end with one release of Xiaomi 12 and MIUI 13.
What Else Do We Know About the Upcoming Smartphones?
The company may introduce Xiaomi 12 Pro and Xiaomi 12X. The base model of the series and the Pro should receive the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 platform, while the Xiaomi 12X will be the smallest among all the devices in the series and will be based on the Snapdragon 870. As for the Xiaomi 12 Ultra, it should launch in the spring of next year.
Released at the beginning of the year, Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra received a very unusual design of the main camera unit; which, in addition to three sensors, contained a 1.1-inch screen, which acts as a viewfinder when shooting selfies. According to recent leaks, the Xiaomi 12 Ultra main camera module will also stand out from competing solutions.
Also, the latest renders are based on a number of rumors and leaks; including leaked photos of protective cases for all three Xiaomi 12 smartphones. According to the renders, the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will receive a large round protrusion of the main camera block; covered with a single glass plate.