|Judges|| Howie Mandel|
|Held from||May 30, 2017-September 20, 2017|
|Previous Season||Season 11|
Season 12 of America's Got Talent premiered on May 30, 2017. The entire judging panel from Season 11 returned.
Dunkin' Donuts continued to be the official beverage sponsor of this season, having its products shown throughout the show and their cups on the judges' desks.
|Howie Mandel||Mel B||Heidi Klum||Simon Cowell|
Main article: Season 12 Episodes
Main article: Season 12 Acts
Main article: Season 12 Auditions
Each act that performed in front of the judges was given 90 seconds to demonstrate their talents for the four judges. If an act received at least three "Yes" votes from the judges, they were accepted to the next round. Otherwise, they were eliminated from the competition.
Main article: Season 12 Judge Cuts
80 acts were pulled from the 100+ acts that were accepted by the judges in the Auditions. The Judge Cuts took place over four days; every day, 20 acts performed with only 7 moving on to the Quarterfinals.
Joining the main judging panel were four guest judges While each regular judge was given a normal buzzer, each guest had only a Golden Buzzer he or she could press to send an act to the live shows without further deliberation as one of the 7 acts.
Main article: Season 12 Quarterfinals
From the 36 Quarterfinalists, 12 acts performed each week over three weeks. Each week, 7 acts moved onto the Semifinals
The contestants that came in sixth, seventh, and eighth place in America's Vote fought for votes online in the Dunkin' Save. The act who received the most votes earned a spot in the Semifinals. The judges voted between the two remaining acts the last spot of the week in the Semifinals.
|1||Angelica Hale||Billy & Emily England||Christian Guardino||Darci Lynne||Artyon & Paige||Bello Nock||Just Jerk||August 15, 2017||1211|
|In The Stairwell||Preacher Lawson||Yoli Mayor||Puddles Pity Party||The Singing Trump||August 16, 2017||1212|
|2||August 22, 2017||1213|
|August 23, 2017||1214|
|3||August 29, 2017||1215|
|August 30, 2017||1216|
Main article: Season 12 Semifinals
Main article: Season 12 Finals