May 28, 2022

Xiaomi could have a phone with 120W charging next month

It looks like Xiaomi could be joining the 120W charging race with a phone soon.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro 65W charging brick

Credit: David Imel / Android Authority

  • A Xiaomi phone with 120W charging appears to have been certified.
  • The phone sports 5G and was previously rumored for an August launch.
  • This would mean Xiaomi joins Oppo, Realme, and others in offering 120W charging.

We’ve seen loads of news regarding 120W and 125W charging solutions in the past few days, as Oppo, Realme, and Vivo’s Iqoo all confirm their use of the tech.

It looks like Xiaomi may have joined the party as well, as frequent tipster Digital Chat Station spotted a 5G phone with 120W charging on China’s 3C certification website.

A screenshot reveals a model number of M2007J1SC, while the leaker also claims that it’s a flagship phone. This wouldn’t be the first time this model number surfaced online, as Digital Chat Station previously claimed that a phone with this model number would launch in August.

In any event, it looks like we can add Xiaomi to the list of manufacturers offering 120W or higher charging in the second half of 2020. Here’s hoping these brands offer support for fast USB-PD charging via these solutions too.

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