Today Poco unveiled Poco M2 in India. This smartphone is a Waterdown variant of Poco M2 Pro and a tweaked version Redmi Note 9 Pro launched for the budget segment in the country. The device has a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging and run on MediaTek Helio G80 processor available in two different configurations. So today we compare both the smartphone to know the differences between the two and to tell you which one is a better offering based on their retail pricing.
Poco M2: 6.53-inch full-HD+ display
Poco M2 Pro: 6.67-inch full-HD+ display
Poco M2: MediaTek Helio G80
Poco M2 Pro: Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G
Poco M2: 13-megapixel primary. Assisted by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor
Poco M2 Pro: 48-megapixel primary sensor, a secondary 8-megapixel Ultra-Wide-angle lens and a 5-megapixel macro lens and as well as a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Poco M2: 8-megapixel selfie camera
Poco M2 Pro: 16-megapixel selfie camera
RAM and storage
Poco M2: 6GB of RAM with 64GB storage and 6GB of RAM with 128GB of storage
Poco M2 Pro: 4GB of RAM with 64GB, 6GB RAM with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB storage
Poco M2: 5,000mAh battery
Poco M2 Pro: 5,020mAh battery
Poco M2: MIUI 11 for POCO based on Android 10
Poco M2 Pro: MIUI 11 based on top of Android 10
Poco M2: Rs 10,999
Poco M2 Pro: Rs 13,999
In terms of specs both the smartphones come with different processors the brand new Poco M2 comes with a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset whereas the Pro model has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC. Poco M2 Pro is available in multiple configurations while the lighter model comes in only RAM and storage models. Both the smartphone runs MIUI 11 features quad rear camera set up but the camera details are not similar. But here your choice depends on the pricing. At higher pricing, you can get the Pro model which has a good camera performance (read review) but the toned-down variant is much economical but lacks features. Rs 2,000 is the price difference between the smartphone. If you are looking for a smartphone under Rs 15,000 then our choice is the Pro model but if you are on a tight budget then you can go for the Lite variant.
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