Xiaomi 12 Pro will be launched in India sometime soon, the Chinese smartphone giant has confirmed. The exact launch date has not been shared by Xiaomi. However, a notable tipper claims that the Xiaomi 12 Pro will be launched in India this month. The flagship Xiaomi 12 series was originally unveiled in China in December last year along with the Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12X. Xiaomi 12 Pro has a 120Hz dynamic refresh rate display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. It has a triple rear camera set with a 50-megapixel primary Sony IMX707 sensor. In addition, the phone has a 4,600 mAh battery with support for 120W fast charging.
Xiaomi took to Twitter to announce the launch of Xiaomi 12 Pro in India. The taste test comes with the slogan “The Showstopper”. However, Xiaomi did not mention the exact launch date and key specifications of the Xiaomi 12 Pro in India.
Separate tipper Ishan Agarwal (@ ishanagarwal24) suggested that Xiaomi 12 Pro will be launched in India in April.
The flagship wars have started in India ????????
Thanks to my sources, I can confirm that Xiaomi’s flagship of the year, the Xiaomi 12 Pro, will arrive in India in April!
Looking forward to the launch and see how it stands up to all other flagship phones. ???? pic.twitter.com/LdWYaK2xJh
– Ishan Agarwal (@ ishanagarwal24) March 31, 2022
To remember, the Xiaomi 12 Pro was initially unveiled in China in December last year with a starting price of CNY 4,699 (approximately Rs 55,100) for the 8GB + 128GB storage variant. The storage model of 8 GB + 256 GB costs 4,999 CNY (approximately 58,600 Rs.) And the first-class storage option of 12 GB + 256 GB has a price tag of 5,399 CNY (approximately 63,300 Rs.). The global variant of the Xiaomi 12 Pro was recently announced with an initial price tag of $ 999 (approximately $ 76,300) for the 8GB + 256GB storage variant.
Xiaomi 12 Pro specifications
The Indian variant of the Xiaomi 12 Pro is likely to have the same specifications as the model launched in China. Xiaomi 12 Pro runs on MIUI 13. It has a 6.73-inch WQHD + (1,440×3,200 pixels) E5 AMOLED screen with 1,500 nits of top brightness, 480Hz touch sampling rate and 120Hz dynamic refresh rate. The screen is based on low temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) backplane technology and has Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection.
Xiaomi 12 Pro is powered by a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, paired with up to 12 GB of LPDDR5 RAM. For optics, it has a triple rear camera set that houses a 50-megapixel primary Sony IMX707 sensor with optical image stabilization (OIS) support, along with a 50-megapixel portrait sensor and a 50-megapixel ultra-wide shooter. The Xiaomi 12 Pro has a 32-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front as well.
The handset offers up to 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, Infrared (IR) and a USB Type-C port. Xiaomi 12 Pro has a four-unit speaker system with Harman Kardon setting.
Xiaomi 12 Pro has a 4,600 mAh battery that supports 120 W fast charging. The phone also supports 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging.