Xiaomi 12, 12 Pro goes official in the Philippines

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Xiaomi 12 Series

On schedule, Xiaomi has officially launched its latest number series of smartphones in the Philippines, the Xiaomi 12 and the Xiaomi 12 Pro.

As a recap, the vanilla Xiaomi 12 sports a 6.28-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel with 120Hz Adaptive Sync, the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, a 50MP main rear camera, 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM, 256Gb of UFS 3.1 internal storage, and a 4,500mAh battery with wireless and reverse charging.

The Xiaomi 12 Pro, on the other hand, features a 6.73-inch QHD+ E5 AMOLED screen with Dynamic 120Hz LTPO, the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It also packs a 4,600mAh battery with 120W wired fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging.

Camera-wise, the 12 Pro comes with a 50MP Sony IMX707 main sensor, a 50MP 115° FOV ultra-wide angle shooter, a 50MP telephoto lens, and a 32MP selfie snapper. Other camera features include Ultra Night Video, One-click AI cinema, Ultra Night Photo, Portrait Night mode, Xiaomi ProFocus, Night Mode, and 50MP mode.

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xiaomi 12 in purple

Xiaomi 12 specs:

  • Network: 4G LTE/5G (Dual-SIM)
  • Display: 6.28-inch FHD+ (2400 x 1080) OLED, 419ppi, 120Hz refresh rate, 480Hz touch sampling rate, 1,100 nits peak brightness, Dolby Vision, HDR 10+, 360° ambient light sensor, Low blue light certification, X-axis linear vibration motor
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  • OS: MIUI 13, Android 12
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)
  • GPU: Adreno 730
  • Memory: 8GB LPDDR5 RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1
  • Sensor: In-display Fingerprint scanner
  • Rear Camera: 50MP f/1.88 Sony IMX766 (main) w/ PDAF, 13MP f/2.4 (ultrawide), 5MP f/2.4 (telephoto)
  • Front/Selfie Camera: 32MP f/2.45
  • Connectivity: WiFi 6+, Bluetooth 5.2, Multi-band GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC, NFC, IR blaster
  • Audio: Quad speakers, SOUND BY Harman Kardon, Dolby Atmos
  • Port: USB Type-C
  • Battery: 4,500mAh with 67W wired fast charging, 50W fast wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging
  • Dimensions & Weight: 152.7 x 69.9 x 8.16 mm, 176g
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Purple
  • Heat-dissipating graphite
  • 2600mm² extra-large VC liquid cooling system

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Xiaomi 12 Pro specs:

  • Network: 4G LTE/5G
  • Display: 6.73-inch QHD+ (3200 x 1440) E5 AMOLED curved, 521ppi, Dolby Vision, Dynamic 120Hz LTPO, 480Hz touch sampling rate, HDR10+, 1,500 nits peak brightness, Micro Lens, HDR 10+, 360° ambient light sensor, SGS Eye Care Display Certification, X-axis linear vibration motor
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  • OS: MIUI 13, Android 12
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)
  • GPU: Adreno 730
  • Memory: 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1
  • Sensor: In-display Fingerprint scanner
  • Rear Camera: 50MP f/1.88 Sony IMX707 (main) with PDAF, 50MP f/2.2 Samsung JN1 115° (ultrawide) with OIS, 50MP f/1.9 Samsung JN1 (telephoto)
  • Front/Selfie Camera: 32MP f/2.45
  • Connectivity: WiFi 6+, Bluetooth 5.2, Multi-band GPS, A, GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC, NFC, IR blaster
  • Audio: Quad speakers, SOUND BY Harman Kardon, Dolby Atmos
  • Port: USB Type-C
  • Battery: 4,600mAh with 120W wired fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging
  • Dimensions & Weight: 163.6 x 74.6 x 8.16 mm, 205g
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Purple
  • Extra-large 2900mm² VC
  • 3 large heat dissipation graphite sheets

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Pricing and Availability

  • Xiaomi 12 (8GB + 256GB) – PHP 39,999
  • Xiaomi 12 Pro (12GB + 256GB) – PHP 49,999

Those who pre-order in Xiaomi’s official online and authorized retail stores from March 24 to April 1 can also score amazing deals. Xiaomi 12 Pro buyers will be getting a free Mi TV P1 43-inch, while those who purchase a Xiaomi 12 will receive a free Mi TV P1 32-inch. Note that freebies are subject to stock availability.