Before we dive into the Xiaomi 12 Ultra we all agree that the major chips on Android smartphones is the Qualcomm Snapdragon flagship processors. But the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 sadly did not meet up with the expectations of users because it is behind the Dimensity 9000 SoC. However, Qualcomm is working on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ which will make use of the 4nm process of TSMC.
From the reports obtained, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ will be made official on the 20th of May. Hence, new smartphones that has this processor will start entering the market after 20th of May. The latest software version of Xiaomi 12 Ultra is V220.127.116.11.SLACNXM, this is according to xiaomiui.
This is so because the stable version is not ready yet so it means that the Xiaomi 12 Ultra may not become official until the month of June or July. When it comes to configuration, there are reports that claim that the Xiaomi 12 Ultra uses a 6.73-inch 3200 x 1440 resolution display.
Also, the flagship Smartphone will roll out with an LTPO 2.0 AMOLED panel. The display can also adapt and adjust the refresh rate to up to 120Hz. Because the smartphone will also arrive with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ therefore it will certainly be released after May.
In addition to that, the three-camera system on the back is the bigger highlight. The camera system comprises a 50-megapixel main camera, a 48-megapixel telephoto camera and a 48-megapixel ultra-wide-angle. On the front of this device is a 48-megapixel selfie camera.
For image performance to be high, the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will make use of Xiaomi’s self-developed Surge C2 ISP for the first time. Regarding the shape, the renderings that were given by xiaomiui are quite different from the circular configuration that was released previously.
Nonetheless, they are a bit similar to the vertical style situated in the upper left corner of the Samsung Galaxy S22 series.
Exposure Of Xiaomi 12 Ultra Price
What is causing the delay in the launch of the Xiaomi 12 Ultra is because of some upgrades that are being carried out in the device to achieve perfection. Anyways, with the TSMC 4nm version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus that is expected to launch this month, it’s clear that the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra is on the way.
Additionally, there are reports that the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will have three color options. The colors that are available are white, marble and black. Concerning the cost of the device, the leak reports that the device will be sold for the prices below
- 8GB + 256GB – 5999 yuan ($885)
- 12GB + 256GB – 6499 yuan ($959)
- 12GB + 512GB – 6799 yuan ($1,003)
- 16GB + 512GB – 7299 yuan ($1,077)
When comparing the price list above to the price of the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, it is observed that the first two versions of Xiaomi 12 Ultra are absolutely the same. Still, the price of the 12GB + 512GB is 200 yuan ($30) cheaper. Going further, the 12 Ultra introduces a new 16GB + 512GB “Emperor Edition”.
In the area of configuration, Xiaomi 12 Ultra comes with a 6.73-inch 2K 120Hz OLED screen (LTPO 2.0). It has been confirmed that the device will use the SD8 Gen1+ SOC but there are reports saying the contrary about its front camera.
While reports claim that it will use a 48MP front camera, others say it will use a 32MP selfie shooter instead. The smartphone will arrive with a 4900 mAh battery that supports 120W wired and 50W wireless fast charging.
Light Of A New Generation Of Android
Officially, the Xiaomi 12 Ultra is now in production and mass production will begin at the end of the month. The company will upgrade its camera system by using a new super-large photosensitive unit, which may likely be the Sony IMX9 series, having an outsole that’s close to one inch.
Furthermore, the device will make use of the Surge P1 chip for charging. This is to ensure that the device has higher guarantees when it comes to temperature control and safety.