The Xiaomi 12 Pro flagship smartphone is confirmed to launch in India in the coming weeks. A few days back the company’s official account on Twitter and also Global VP of Xiaomi, Manu Kumar Jain tweeted about the phone’s arrival in India soon.
While the tweets did not mention the exact launch date of the device, going by the cryptic message in the image shared on social media, the Xiaomi 12 Pro could make its debut in India on April 12. Ahead of the launch date confirmation from the company, the Xiaomi 12 Pro’s microsite has been spotted on the e-commerce platform, Amazon.
Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G Will be Available on Amazon
The Xiaomin 12 Pro 5G’s arrival in India was announced during the OnePlus 10 Pro India launch on March 12. The Xiaomi 12 Pro is a flagship phone and the OnePlus 10 Pro is certainly one of the rivals to the 12 Pro when it launches in India. The device’s microsite on Amazon says “The Showstopper” coming soon.
The word Showstopper usually means an act that wins applause so prolonged as to interrupt a performance. Xiaomi here is trying to do the same with the launch of the Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G in the premium segment 一 trying to beat the competition with the phone’s design, performance, camera, and pricing. Apart from this, the site does not mention any detail or give us the launch date. The Xiaomi 12 series has already been launched in China and some global markets and here is what we know so far.
Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G: Specifications
The Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G features a 6.67-inch 2K AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a peak brightness of 1500 nits. Under the hood, the flagship draws power from a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC paired with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The phone is backed by a 4600mAh battery with support for 120W wired fast charging, 50W wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging.
In terms of optics, the device sports a 50MP Sony IMX 707 main camera with OIS, a 50MP ultrawide camera and a 50MP telephoto camera. For selfies, there is a 32MP front camera. It runs on Android 12-based MIUI 13 out of the box.