Xiaomi would add Leica as a new partner, which could leave Huawei

The popular German manufacturer of precision optical instruments Leica has worked on Huawei phones for several years. However, given the crisis that the Chinese manufacturer is going through due to the United States restrictions, it would be looking for new agreements with other companies such as Xiaomi.

From the Gizmochina portal they indicate that a new leak of Digital Chat Station suggests that Leica and Xiaomi may have reached an agreement for the next Xiaomi 12 line. Precisely, it would be the Ultra model that would use a photographic system signed by Leica.

The same insider had previously claimed that the phone will sport three 50-megapixel cameras. One of them could be a 1 / 1.5-inch periscope zoom lens with 5x optical zoom support.

The Xiaomi 12 Ultra is also expected to feature an in-display ultrasonic fingerprint scanner. In terms of design, it may not be much different from the Xiaomi 11 Ultra.

No wonder Xiaomi looking to build a high-end phone with the best camera on the market, taking into account that the My 11 Ultra It has been one of the devices with the best photographic system on the market, until the Huawei P50 Pro arrived with its Leica optics.

Everything seems to coincide, taking into account that the agreement between Huawei and Leica expired a few months ago after the launch of the P50, so there would be no problem for Xiaomi Join the German manufacturer as your new partner and thus take the throne of mobile photography on Android.