The Xiaomi 12 Ultra, the intended successor to the Mi 11 Ultra launched last year, is due to debut in China in May. The smartphone maker may release the Xiaomi 12 Ultra as a premium offering alongside the Xiaomi 12, Xiaomi 12 Pro and Xiaomi 12X smartphone models that were launched in China in December. According to earlier reports, the smartphone could be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ SoC, an upgraded version of the SoC found in the Xiaomi 12 Pro, and run on a 4860mAh battery with support for 120W fast charging.
According to report According to Pricebaba, citing leaker Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings), the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will go on sale in China in May. The smartphone will reportedly enter global markets after launching in China, similar to the launch of Xiaomi 12, Xiaomi 12 Pro and Xiaomi 12X which debuted in China late last year before they were launched in global markets in March. 15. Xiaomi has yet to officially reveal any details about the smartphone’s specs or launch schedule.
The smartphone was spotted on the IMEI database last month with model number 2206122SC, while the phone is said to be codenamed Xiaomi L2S – Xiaomi 12 Pro was codenamed “L2”. The Xiaomi 12 Ultra is expected to launch with the unannounced Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ SoC, which is speculated to be the successor to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC for flagship smartphones and could debut in the second half of the year.
According to previous reports, Xiaomi 12 Ultra may have a 6.6-inch curved AMOLED display with 2K resolution, but may not have an additional display like Mi 11 Ultra. It is also reported that the smartphone is equipped with a Leica-branded rear camera. The Xiaomi 12 Ultra also has a 4860mAh battery with support for 120W fast charging.