Earlier this month the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi’s spin-off brand Poco launched its second mobile handset in India. The company launched Poco X2 in the country with aggressive pricing. Today the smartphone is going on sale in the country for the second time. The key specifications of the device include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor, quad rear camera setup and a hole-punch display.
Poco X2 pricing and sale timings
The company launched Poco X2 in three variants 6GB of RAM with 64GB storage, 6GB of RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB of RAM with 256GB of storage. The three devices can be purchased at Rs 15,999, Rs 16,999 and Rs 19,999 respectively. The company offers the phone in three colour options: Atlantis Blue, Matrix Purple and Phoenix Red. The sale will commence at 12 noon via the e-commerce website Flipkart. The offers on the purchase of the device include an instant discount of Rs 1,000 if the transaction is made through ICICI Bank debit or credit cards or on EMI transactions.
Poco X2 Specifications
Poco X2 comes with a 6.67-inch full-HD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio and 1,080×2,400 pixels of resolution. The display has a pill type camera cutout, which houses selfie cameras protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. CG5 glass is available on both, the front as well as the back. The Poco smartphone runs on MIUI 11 based on the top of Android 10. It draws its power from the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor coupled with up to 8GB of RAM with 256GB of internal storage.
In terms of the camera capabilities, Poco X2 comes equipped with a quad rear camera set up that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.89 aperture. Further assisted by an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with a 120-degree field of view, two-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor for portrait shots. While on the front it sports a dual-camera setup with the 20-megapixel main camera sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor for taking selfies and video calls.
Poco comes with a 4,500mAh battery supported by a 27W fast charging technology. For authentication, it comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The device also comes coated with P2i splash-proof tech.
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