Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun introduced on Wednesday that the Chinese language tech large is gearing as much as launch a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC-powered handset in July. Xiaomi and Qualcomm have been collectively growing this handset for a number of months. The teaser doesn’t reveal the identify of the upcoming flagship, nonetheless, it’s believed to be the long-rumoured Xiaomi 12 Extremely. There have been a number of rumours and leaks concerning this smartphone, which can also be anticipated to pack a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC.
Jun made the announcement on Weibo confirming the arrival of a [Xiaomi] flagship in July. It’s being developed in collaboration with Qualcomm. This smartphone is believed to be the Xiaomi 12 Ultra, which has been rumoured to launch in July priced at round $1,350 (roughly Rs. 1,05,000). Moreover, it’s believed to pack a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC paired with as much as 12GB of RAM and as much as 512GB of onboard storage. This smartphone is alleged to sport a 6.7-inch quad-HD+ AMOLED LTPO show with a refresh charge of as much as 120Hz. The Xiaomi 12 Extremely is prone to characteristic a triple rear digital camera setup highlighted by a 50-megapixel digital camera. There may be stated to be a 20-megapixel entrance digital camera for selfies and video calls. The smartphone is predicted to characteristic a 4,800mAh battery with help for 67W wired and 50W wi-fi charging.
Within the submit, Jun expands that the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, codenamed SM8475, is “a significant leap in efficiency and vitality consumption.” The race is on to deliver first-generation Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC-powered handsets to the market. OnePlus can also be supposedly engaged on the OnePlus 10T that includes this chipset which can launch someday in Q3 2022. The Vivo X80 Professional+ 5G, one other Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC-powered handset, is believed to hit the worldwide market in October.