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Xiaomi 12 Lite
Xiaomi 12 Lite
Xiaomi 12 Lite
Xiaomi 12 Lite
Xiaomi 12 Lite

Informr score
The Xiaomi 12 Lite currently has an Informr score of 8.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 12 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
108+ MP, f/1.9
108+ MP, f/1.9
4300 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The Xiaomi 12 Lite is a rather surprising addition to the mid-range market in the sense that it's a well-rounded phone with very few deal-breaking flaws. Its overall design is refreshingly clean, even if some cite ergonomics as an argument against flat edges. The camera bump is compact and minimal,...

- Ewdison Then, SlashGear
Android Headlines
Android Headlines

The Xiaomi 12 Lite is a very capable smartphone. It has great design, excellent ergonomics, a superb AMOLED display, and stellar haptics. Camera performance is definitely comparable to other devices in the price class and performance is great along with 5G connectivity. The one main issue is middlin...

- H Ranpura, Android Headlines
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

The Xiaomi 12 Lite is another impressively slim and stylish mid-range phone from the brand. It’s a pleasure to use day to day, particularly when it comes to the phone’s excellent AMOLED display and snappy performance.

- Jon Mundy, Expert Reviews
Android Central
Android Central

The Xiaomi 12 Lite comes with hardware that is reliable in daily use, you get a camera that takes great photos in challenging situations, and the battery lasts all day and charges in just over 45 minutes. The software is free of any ads and doesn't have as much bloatware as previous generations, but...

- Harish Jonnalagadda, Android Central
XDA Developers
XDA Developers

There are two ways to evaluate the Xiaomi 12 Lite. There’s no denying that, at $399, it’s a good value product. But how much this is a good value depends on point of view. If you’re only comparing the Xiaomi 12 Lite against other brands, then the closest competition are the $449 Galaxy A53, $429 iPh...

- Ben Sin, XDA Developers

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Common Questions

Xiaomi backs up the 12 Lite with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your 12 Lite has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Xiaomi support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Xiaomi's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Xiaomi 12 Lite's screen size is 6.55 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.4 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.4 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 12 operating system (OS).

108+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 108+ MP, f/1.9 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

128/256 GB

Internal memory is 128/256 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4300 mAh battery. Xiaomi's performance ratings are 1551 minutes, 792 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

12 Lite Specs

Release Date July 30, 2022
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 12

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Processor Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.4 GHz
Internal Storage 128/256 GB
RAM 6/8 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared Yes
Bluetooth 5.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
108+ Megapixels, f/1.9, Wide
8+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
32+ Megapixels, f/2.5, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology AMOLED
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 402 pixels
Size 6.55 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4300 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 67 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1080 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 792 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1551 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, Lite Green, Lite Pink
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.93 x 7.37 x 0.729 cm (6.3 x 2.9 x 0.3 in)
Weight 173 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 53
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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