According to the latest news from the well-known blogger @Digital Chat Station: L2S certified model 2206122SC, polishing Qualcomm’s latest SM8475 processor. It is positioned higher than Xiaomi Mi 12 Pro and is expected to debut in Q3 this year.
The blogger said that in last year’s Xiaomi Mi 11 series, there was no model named s, while in the previous year’s Xiaomi Mi 10 series, there was a model code-named j1s, which was finally named Xiaomi Mi 10 Extreme Commemorative Edition.
At present, it has been confirmed that it will not belong to Xiaomi Mi 12 Pro, the positioning will be higher, and the chip will be stronger. It may be named “Xiaomi 12 Extreme Edition”, or as a small upgrade in the second half of the year. It is called “Xiaomi 12S Pro”.
It is reported that Qualcomm SM8475 will be the Snapdragon 8 made by TSMC’s 4nm process. The overall architecture may not change much, but the high frequency may be improved again, and the extreme performance will be enhanced. It is generally called by everyone. “Snapdragon 8 Plus”.
It should be noted that this machine may not be the same as the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra that has been rumored many times on the Internet.
According to the revelations, the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra is a super cup model equipped with the Snapdragon 8. The main enhancement point will be in the image, and will not upgrade the Snapdragon 8 Plus.
It was previously reported that the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra will appear after the official release of the Redmi K50, and the K50 is currently expected to be released in mid-to-late March. From this point of view, the Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra may debut around May.