Today, Poco has announced the launch of its latest smartphone; POCO X3 Pro in India. It is aimed at young tech and gaming enthusiasts which starts at Rs. 18,999 and boasts a Snapdragon 860 SoC too.

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Commenting on the launch, Anuj Sharma, Country Director, POCO India said, “At POCO, we strive to deliver the best of technology in line with our consumers’ requirements. Our rise to the top 3 in the online smartphone space is a testimony to the love from our consumers. Our first phone, POCO F1 launched in 2018 continues to be the performance champion to date being the longest popular smartphone prevalent in the market.”

Poco X3 Pro comes with a Snapdragon 860 which is an 8-core chipset and boasts 7nm processing technology. It delivers a 2.96GHz maximum frequency and comes with the Adreno 640 GPU. More on to the performance, it also comes with the UFS 3.1 storage and LPDDR4X RAM as well.

The display is a 6.67″ IPS LCD which also comes with a 120hz high-refresh-rate panel. It features a smart display that reads and understands the frame rate variability in an app’s content and automatically adjusts the desired refresh rate to 50Hz, 60Hz, 90Hz, or 120Hz. Thus, it helps saving battery and to make the performance efficient.

In terms of optics, the phone boasts a quad-camera setup with a Computer Vision Image signal processor too. There is a 48MP primary sensor with an F/1.79 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and 118° FoV, a 2MP macro camera, and a depth sensor for portraits. On the front, the phone comes with a 20MP camera for selfies. 

The device supports 4K video recording at 30/60fps and comes with features that include smooth video zoom, focus peaking and AE/AF lock along with Vlog mode. Also, it will come with features such as Night mode 2.0, Long exposure, Clone Photo, and Video mode.

For the battery and charging, the phone comes with a big 5160mAh battery and along with that it also supports 33W Fast charging. There is the 33W charger in-box and along with that it also supports 26W USB-PD Charging. 

Now for the pricing and the availability, POCO X3 Pro will be available in three colour variants: Graphite Black, Steel Blue, and Golden Bronze via Flipkart starting 06 April 2021. It comes in 2 variants, the 6GB + 128GB Variant priced at INR 18,999 and the 8GB + 128GB Variant priced at INR 20,999.

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Madhav is a Tech Enthusiast and a Gamer. He also writes for The Automotive Blog, where he covers Auto related news.