Since it hit the market, the Honor Magic 4 Ultimate became the current king of mobile photography by stealing the top spot on DxOMark. However, the Chinese manufacturer knows that at any moment it can lose its place of honor in the camera ranking. Why? Well, because it has yet to reach the market the mobile that will probably mount the best camera of 2022: the Xiaomi 12 Ultra.
Currently, the Xiaomi 11 Ultra ranks third in the DxOMark ranking despite being a smartphone from last year. So it is to be expected that its successor, the one that will complete the Xiaomi 12 and 12 Pro series, will also be a beast of mobile photography. In fact, the features that have been leaked So far they confirm it. Next, we tell you what is known about this mobile.
Xiaomi 12 Ultra: some of its features are filtered and the price that this flagship of photography will have
For months some of the possible specifications with which the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will arrive have begun to be filtered. However, it is important to remember that none of these features have been confirmed by Xiaomi. Now, of the rumors that exist around this flagship, one of the most credible is its possible design.
And it is that since the end of last year several renderings of this mobile have circulated on the networks in which a giant, circular camera module packed with sensors. In addition, covers have also been leaked that would seem to confirm said design, such as the ones we leave below.
Xiaomi 12 Ultra Leaked Images & Cases 🔥 pic.twitter.com/3BzoRYO9vT
— Sam (@Shadow_Leak) May 13, 2022
But not only the design is the only thing that is known about this new premium range mobile. It is also known that it will arrive with the improved version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, with a huge screen and a fancy camera. The middle Xiaomiui has revealed that it will even come with a chip exclusively dedicated to photographic processing. Here is a summary of the leaked features:
- Screen 6.73-inch AMOLED with a refresh rate of 120 Hz.
- Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+.
- ISP Surge C2 for photo processing.
- triple camera with 50 megapixel main sensor, 48 megapixel ultra wide angle, 48 megapixel periscope and ToF sensor. 32 megapixel front camera. Leica signed lenses.
- 4900mAh battery with 120W fast charge and 50 W wireless.
- 8, 12 or 16 GB of RAM in format LPDDR5 and 256 or 512 GB of type storage UFS 3.1.
When will the Xiaomi 12 Ultra be officially presented?
A few months ago it was rumored that the Xiaomi 12 Ultra would be launched in the first days of May. However, this already seems unlikely, although there is still hope of seeing this flagship soon.
According to the Chinese media MyDriversthe launch of the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will happen at some point between June and July. This delay appears to be related to the availability of Qualcomm’s new chipset.
Prices and versions of the Xiaomi 12 Ultra
Finally, another of the rumors circulating on the networks is the possible price and the versions in which the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will arrive. In this case, it is the filter @Shadow_Leak who has been in charge of disclosing said information. According to the leaker, Xiaomi’s new premium flagship will arrive with the following prices:
- Xiaomi 12 Ultra 8GB + 256GB: 5,999 yuan (€847 in exchange).
- Xiaomi 12 Ultra 12GB + 256GB: 6499 yuan (917 € to change).
- Xiaomi 12 Ultra 12GB + 512GB: 6799 yuan (960 € to change).
- Xiaomi 12 Ultra 16GB + 512GB: 7,299 yuan (€1,030 in exchange).
And you… Do you think the Xiaomi 12 Ultra will become the new king of photography?