Following the schedule, the Xiaomi Poco M2 Pro was released in India today. It adopts a hole-punch screen as well as a quad-camera module on the back. By the way, the latter has various modes such as Pro Color Mode, Pro Video Mode, and a RAW Mode.
This is the third phone from this brand released in India. Honestly, this is the second brand of Xiaomi that got separated from the original brand.
Anyways, as for our protagonist it has up to 128GB storage onboard. But it can be expanded to up to 512GB through a dedicated card slot. And the memory capacity reaches 6GB. But we should also point out that in many aspects, the POCO M2 Pro is the slightly modified version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro. The latter was launched in March this year.
POCO M2 Pro Key Features
The POCO M2 Pro comes with a 6.67-inch FHD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) display, which also has a 20:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
As reported earlier, the phone sports an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC. There is also a 5,020mAh battery, which comes with a 33W fast charging support. Besides, the phone comes with P2i nano-coating for a dust- and splash-resistant experience. The phone runs on MIUI 11 for Poco, based on Android 10.
The quad-camera on the rear consists of a 48MP main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5MP macro lens, and a 2MP depth of field sensor. On the opposite side, we can find a 16MP camera, which supports night mode.
The phone’s connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is also a fingerprint sensor at the back of the device.
Price and Availability
The 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant costs Rs. 13,999 ($187), while its 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option is priced at Rs. 14,999 ($200). However, we are more interested in the toppest variant with a 6GB RAM + 128GB storage combination, which is available for Rs. 16,999 ($227).
The smartphone is available in three colors of Blue, Green and Greener, and Two Shades of Black. Moreover, it will go on sale in India through Flipkart, and its first sale is scheduled for July 14.
POCO M2 Pro Specs List
- Display: 6.67-inch FHD+
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC
- Memory: 4GB / 6GB
- Storage: 64GB / 128GB (Expandable)
- Main Camera: 48MP + 8MP +5MP + 2MP
- Selfie Camera: 16MP
- Battery: 5020mAh (33W)
- System: MIUI11 on Android 10
- Price: Starting at Rs. 13,999 ($187)