Xiaomi 12S/12S Pro first exposure: become TSMC 4nm Snapdragon 8 processor
It seems to be an open secret that there will be a Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus (SM8475) based on TSMC's 4nm process later this year.
Previous revelations mostly pointed out that Xiaomi Mi MIX Fold 2 and Xiaomi Mi 12 Ultra are expected to be equipped with the chip, but the situation now seems to have variables.
According to xiaomiui after digging into the IMEI database and MIUI code, the first appearance of the so-called Xiaomi 12S and Xiaomi 12S Pro.
It is interesting to note that the two phones also use the ancient beasts as internal R&D codenames, the former corresponding to unicorn (unicorn), the latter corresponding to diting (shime).
Unfortunately, information about other configuration, shape changes or upgrades are not available at this time. However, from the manufacturer's habit, the probability of the shape is basically the same, in addition to the core processor, fast charging, camera, etc. will be more hopeful to get upgraded configuration points.
Of course, the follow-up progress of "Xiaomi 12S", we will keep an eye on.