Xiaomi 12S specs, comparisons, faq, opinions

Xiaomi 12S
  • Released 2022, July 07 179g / 182g, 8.2mm thickness Android 12, MIUI 13 128GB/256GB/512GB storage, no card slot
  • Octa-core (1x3.19 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.75 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A510) Adreno 730 Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) About 638.4 USD
  • 6.28" 1080x2400 pixels
  • 5MP 4320p
  • 8/12GB RAM Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1
  • 4500mAh Li-Po

Xiaomi 12S overview

Xiaomi 12S is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2022, July 07. Xiaomi 12S has 6.28 inch, AMOLED, 68B colors, 120Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, 1100 nits (peak), a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. Xiaomi 12S uses Qualcomm SM8475 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 (4 nm) chipset, Octa-core (1x3.19 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.75 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A510) CPU, Adreno 730 GPU. Xiaomi 12S supports 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G networks with Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). Xiaomi 12S has 5MP Triple main camera, 32MP Single selfie camera. Xiaomi 12S uses Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable battery which supports wireless charging. The price of Xiaomi 12S is about 638.4 USD.

Score the key features of Xiaomi 12S 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: 67 / 100 points

Xiaomi 12S 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, 18, 19, 26, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42
5G bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

LAUNCH

Announced 2022, July 04
Status Available

BODY

Dimensions 152.7 x 69.9 x 8.2 mm or 8.7 mm
Weight 179 g / 182 g (6.31 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back or eco leather back, aluminum frame
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type AMOLED, 68B 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 SM8475 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 (4 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x3.19 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.75 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, 512GB 12GB RAM
  UFS 3.1

MAIN CAMERA

Triple 50 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/1.28", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 13 MP, f/2.4, 15mm, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/3.06", 1.12µm 5 MP, f/2.4, 50mm (telephoto macro), AF
Features Leica lens, Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60fps, [email protected], gyro-EIS

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 32 MP, f/2.5, 26mm (wide), 0.7µm
Features HDR, panorama
Video [email protected]/60fps, [email protected], HDR

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/6e, 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, gyro, proximity, compass, color spectrum
  Virtual Proximity Sensing

BATTERY

Type Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 67W, 100% in 42 min (advertised) Fast wireless charging 50W, 100% in 57 min (advertised) Reverse wireless charging 10W Power Delivery 3.0 Quick Charge 4+

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Gray, White, Purple, Green
Price About 638.4 USD

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