There are already 3 mobile phones in the Mi 12 family. In addition to the super flagship Mi 12 Ultra, there seems to be a more entry-level Xiaomi Mi 12 Lite in preparation.
The Mi 12 Lite has already appeared in the communication operator certification library in some regions. The model is 2203129G, which provides 6+128GB, 8+128GB, 8+256GB storage configurations, and runs the MIUI 13 system based on Android 12.
In terms of other configurations, the processor of the machine seems to be Snapdragon 778G or Snapdragon 778G+, the screen is 6.55 inches, matched with three cameras, the main camera is a 64-megapixel GW3 ISOCELL sensor (1/1.97 inches, single-pixel 0.7 µm), supplemented by Ultra wide-angle and macro.
From the configuration point of view, Mi 12 Lite will undoubtedly be the cheapest in the Xiaomi Mi 12 family, but this machine may correspond to civi2 in the domestic market.