Three new developments were made earlier today. Xiaomi smartphones have been approved by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. These models are  2203121C and 2206123SC. According to previous reports, they are Xiaomi MIX 5, Xiaomi 12S and Xiaomi 12S Pro. The Xiaomi MIX 5 could be the Xiaomi 12 Ultra.

According to past revelations, the Xiaomi 12S Pro and 12S Pro are smaller versions of the Xiaomi 12 series. This smartphone will be equipped with the SM8475 chip. It is the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ main processor. A version of the Xiaomi 12S Pro will be available with Dimensity. 9000 and this version uses model number 2207122MC. This version has also been approved by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

Model number 2203121C of the new phone was previously identified as Xiaomi MIX 5. Furthermore, digital blogger @李安Angang claims that this phone is The Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra code-named “L1”. It doesn’t matter what model it might be, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ processor is expected to power it.

Geekbench 5 ran points previously showed 2203121C. This device has a single-core running score of 1257 and a multi-core score is 3456. Additionally, the device has up to 12GB of RAM.

The Xiaomi 12 Ultra renders show that the phone will have a large disc-shaped rear lens. It will come with the Leica logo. According to some reports, the Xiaomi MIX 5 is unlikely to arrive in 2017. It is possible that this device will be the Xiaomi 12 Ultra.


The delays in the launch the Xiaomi 12 Ultra are due to improvements in the device. With the TSMC 4nm Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus variant expected to launch in this month’s launch, the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra seems certain. The Xiaomi 12 Ultra is expected to come in three color options, according to reports. The available colours include black, white and marble. According to a leak, this device will retail for around $1000.

  • 8GB + 256GB – 5999 yuan ($885)
  • 12GB + 256GB – 6499 yuan ($959)
  • 12GB + 512GB – 6799 yuan ($1,003)
  • 16GB + 512GB – 7299 yuan ($1,077)

Comparing the price list above to the price of the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, the first two versions of Xiaomi 12 Ultra are exactly the same. The 12GB +512GB version is 200 Yuan ($30) less expensive. Furthermore, the 12 Ultra adds a new 16GB + 512GB “Emperor Edition”.

Xiaomi 12 Ultra features a 6.73-inch OLED screen with 2K 120Hz resolution (LTPO 2.0). Although the SD8 Gen1+ SOC is confirmed, there are conflicting reports about its front camera. Some reports claim that the device will have a 48MP front-facing camera. Others say it will be equipped with a 32MP selfie camera. This flagship smartphone will be powered by a 4900mAh battery. It supports fast charging at 120W and 50W wirelessly.

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