Xiaomi 12 specs, comparisons, faq, opinions

Xiaomi 12
  • Released 2021, December 31 179g or 180g, 8.2mm thickness Android 12, MIUI 13 128GB/256GB storage, no card slot
  • Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.50 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A510) Adreno 730 Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) About 571.2 USD
  • 6.28" 1080x2400 pixels
  • 5MP 4320p
  • 8/12GB RAM Snapdragon 8 Gen1
  • 4500mAh Li-Po

Xiaomi 12 overview

Xiaomi 12 is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2021, December 31. Xiaomi 12 has 6.28 inch, OLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, 1100 nits (peak), a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. Xiaomi 12 uses Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen1 (4 nm) chipset, Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.50 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A510) CPU, Adreno 730 GPU. Xiaomi 12 supports 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G networks with Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). Xiaomi 12 has 5MP Triple main camera, 32MP Single selfie camera. It uses Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable battery which supports wireless charging. The price of Xiaomi 12 is about 571.2 USD.

Score the key features of Xiaomi 12 compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 95 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 100 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 81 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 93 / 100 points
  • Price: 61 / 100 points

Xiaomi 12 full specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
CDMA 800
3G bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 26, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42
5G bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 28, 41, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

LAUNCH

Announced 2021, December 28
Status Available

BODY

Dimensions 152.7 x 69.9 x 8.2 mm (6.01 x 2.75 x 0.32 in)
Weight 179 g or 180 g (6.31 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type OLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, 1100 nits (peak)
Size 6.28 inches, 95.2 cm2 (~89.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~419 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

PLATFORM

OS Android 12, MIUI 13
Chipset Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen1 (4 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.50 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A510)
GPU Adreno 730

MEMORY

Card slot No
Internal 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM
  UFS 3.1

MAIN CAMERA

Triple 50 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.56", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS 13 MP, f/2.4, 12mm, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/3.06", 1.12µm 5 MP, 50mm (telephoto macro), AF
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video [email protected] (HDR10), [email protected] (HDR10+), [email protected]/120/240/960fps, [email protected], gyro-EIS

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 32 MP, 26mm (wide), 0.7µm
Features HDR, panorama
Video [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No
  24-bit/192kHz audio Tuned by Harman Kardon

COMMUNICATIONS

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS. Up to tri-band: GLONASS (1), BDS (3), GALILEO (2), QZSS (2), NavIC
Infrared port Yes
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass, color spectrum
  Virtual proximity sensing

BATTERY

Type Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 67W, 100% in 39 min (advertised) Fast wireless charging 50W, 100% in 53 min (advertised) Reverse wireless charging 10W Power Delivery 3.0 Quick Charge 4+

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Black, Green, Blue, Pink
Price About 571.2 USD

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