Verified Chinese insider Digital Chat Station has posted that Xiaomi has already submitted information about the upcoming Xiaomi 12 and Redmi K50 flagship smartphones to the relevant Chinese authorities.
These devices go by the Xiaomi model numbers L1C, L2C, L3AC, L10AC and L11C. The source adds that all Xiaomi 12 models should be based on the Snapdragon 898 single-chip system, while the Redmi K50 line will use Snapdragon 888 and Snapdragon 898.
The Xiaomi 12 lineup, which will be unveiled at the end of the year, is expected to feature a Samsung E5 LTPO screen with an adaptive refresh rate of 1 to 120Hz. This will ultimately help reduce the power consumption of the device. Earlier, Digital Chat Station reported that Xiaomi 12 will be the first smartphone in the world to feature a 200-megapixel main camera. Such a sensor is already installed in the engineering sample. As for Redmi K50, it should be the cheapest flagship based on Snapdragon 895 and be released before February 2022
In the near future, the Chinese manufacturer should release new low-cost flagship Xiaomi 11T and 11T Pro models with side fingerprint scanners, OLED screens and good cameras.
The digital chat station was the first to accurately reveal the specs and release dates of the Redmi K30, K40, Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 11.