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Xiaomi 12S Pro


Xiaomi 12S Pro
Xiaomi 12S Pro (12 Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 8 x 1.8 - 3.2 GHz, Cortex-X2 / A710 / A510 (Kryo) Waipio
Graphics adapter
8 GB 
6.73 inch 20:9, 3200 x 1440 pixel 521 PPI, capacitive touchscreen, OLED, HDR, 120 Hz
256 GB UFS 3.1 Flash, 256 GB 
, 224 GB free
1 USB 2.0, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: USB-C, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro sensor, proximity sensor, compass, color spectrum, OTG, Miracast, IR blaster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5.2, 5G: N1/N3/N5/N8/N28a/N38/N40/N41/N77/N78/N79; 4G: B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B17 / B18 / B19 / B26 / B34 / B38 / B39 / B40 / B41 / B42; 3G; 850/1900/2100MHz; 2G: 850/900/1800/1900MHz, Dual SIM, LTE, 5G, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.2 x 163.6 x 74.6 ( = 0.32 x 6.44 x 2.94 in)
4800 mAh
wireless charging, fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 12
Primary Camera: 50 MPix (f/1.9, 24 mm, OIS) + 50 MP (f/1.9, 50 mm, telephoto)+ 50 MP (f/2.2, 115˚, ultrawide)
Secondary Camera: 32 MPix (f/2.5, 26 mm)
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, charger, case, USB cable, MIUI 13, 12 Months Warranty, fanless, waterproof
204 g ( = 7.2 oz / 0.45 pounds), Power Supply: 219 g ( = 7.73 oz / 0.48 pounds)
900 Euro



Average Score: 88% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 81%, features: 51%, display: 93% mobility: 89%, workmanship: 89%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Xiaomi 12S Pro

88% Xiaomi 12S Pro review - 5G smartphone with Leica cameras and powerful equipment | Notebookcheck
As already the Xiaomi 12S Ultra, the upper-class smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer also uses the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1, UFS 3.1 storage, and an LTPO AMOLED panel. In addition, the Xiaomi smartphone offers fast 120-Watt charging. At about 800 Euros (~$803), is this a rounded package?
Xiaomi 12S Pro Smartphone Review
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
For some reason, if you don’t like the Xiaomi 12S, the Xiaomi 12S Pro smartphone is offering upgraded camera specs and decent battery life. The phone equips a decent processor setup that won’t cause any trouble with heavy performance usage. In terms of the software update, you will attain three-year Android updates, so nothing to worry about. On the other hand, the industry-leading display with a faster refresh rate enhance the overall user experience. But if you are looking for alternative options that cost slightly less and offer more value, you can check out the Xiaomi Poco F4 GT that is available on the global market.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/28/2022
Xiaomi 12S Pro Specifications, Pros and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Xiaomi 12S Pro is announced in July 2022, and the expected price of this phone is $700 (Rs 55,490 in India) approx. This 5G smartphone equips a 6.73-inches LTPO AMOLED display panel with an impressive 120Hz, 1000-1500 nits brightness, and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Apart from this, you will also receive a 32MP selfie camera lens at the front. The back panel introduces a 50MP primary camera with a 50MP ultrawide and 50MP telephoto camera lens. As for the video recording, the phone can record 8K videos at 24fps with gyro-EIS and HDR support from the back camera. Besides this, the phone is available in 8GB to 12GB RAM with 128GB to 512GB internal storage. As for the performance end, the Xiaomi 12S pro equips a 4nm Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset that renders a max of 3.19GHz clocking speed with Adreno 730 GPU. The phone runs on the latest Android 12 OS supported by MIUI 13 custom UI.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/14/2022
Xiaomi Mi 12S Pro Review: First Sony IMX707 Pro Camera Lens
Source: Igeekphone English
For every mobile phone manufacturer, the exploration in the field of mobile phone imaging is tantamount to a blind man touching an elephant. What kind of image style is the best, it is difficult for anyone to have a definite result. This is the meaning of the cooperation with a century-old video company: to directly draw the essence from its video accumulation. With a well-known and recognized image style as a guide, we can clarify the future development direction of our images. At the threshold of 5,000 yuan, integrating the best SOC, camera, screen, charging, audio and system, Xiaomi Mi 12S Pro is still the best choice. Every subsequent Snapdragon 8+ new phone will inevitably be compared with it. It is the touchstone for moving from a high-end flagship to a phone king.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/12/2022

Foreign Reviews

Trên tay Xiaomi 12S Pro: Smartphone Leica kém hấp dẫn trong mắt người dùng Việt
Source: Cell Phones VN→EN
Negative: Overheats while using; mediocre Leica cameras; high price.
Hands-On, online available, Long, Date: 09/06/2022


Qualcomm Adreno 730: Graphics chip for smartphones and tablets that is integrated within the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. Qualcomm claims that it is 30% faster than the Adreno 660 in the Snapdragon 888 SoC. For Android it should be one of the fastest graphics cards in late 2021.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

SD 8+ Gen 1: High-end SoC for smartphones that was introduced in late 2021 and manufactured in 4 nm at TSMC. Integrates one “Prime Core” based on a ARM Cortex-X2 architecture clocked at up to 3.2 GHz. Three more performance cores are based on the A710 but clock up to 2.5 GHz. Furthermore, four energy saving cores are integrated that are based on the ARM Cortex-A510 architecture and clock at up to 1.8 GHz. In addition to the processor cores, the SoC integrates a WiFi 6e modem, a Hexagon DSP (for AI acceleration) and a Spectra ISP. The integrated memory controller supports fast LPDDR5 memory with up to 3,200 MHz. 5G is now included in the chip with the Snapdragon X65 modem. Compared to the non plus version, the 8+ Gen 1 offers a 200 MHz higher clocked Prime Core and a 10% higher clocked GPU. Furthermore, it is now produced at TSMC and not Samsung.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


It is a small display format for smartphones. You shouldn't be severely defective in vision, and you won't see much detail on the screen and only have a small resolution available. For that, the device should be small and handy, easy to transport.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


Founded in 2010, Xiaomi Corporation is a Chinese multinational electronics company and produces consumer electronics and related products, including smartphones, televisions, fitness bands, power banks, headphones, smart devices and accessories. Xiaomi offers its products under the Mi, Redmi and POCO brands.

88%: This is an above-average rating. Nevertheless, it should not be forgotten that about one fifth of all tested models receive a better rating.

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