After holding a high profile launch event yesterday for the POCO X3 NFC yesterday, the Chinese smartphone maker is now back with another entry-level offering known as the POCO M2.
Essentially, this device is actually the rebranded model of the Redmi 9 smartphone which was launched earlier this year. It comes with thea same and pretty much similar specs except for a bump in RAM capacity.
For starter, the POCO M2 is built around a 6.53-inches dewdrop-notch LCD display with Corning Gorilla 3 sitting atop. The front display will feature an impressive FHD+ screen resolution and has a decent 8 megapixels sensor for selfies and video-calling purposes.
On its rear, the POCO M2 arrives with a quad-cameras setup for photography. These cameras include a 13 megapixels main camera, 8 megapixels ultra-wide lens, 5 megapixels macro camera, as well as a 2 megapixels depth helper.
Under the hood, the device is powered by an octa-core Helio G80 SoC designed by MediaTek. This will be assisted by up to 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage in the memory compartment.
To keep its light on, the POCO X3 is fitted with a huge 5,020mAh battery which is capable of supporting 18W fast-charging. The device will run on the latest MIUI 11 based on Android 10 OS.
In terms of pricing, the POCO M2 will be priced at INR10,999 (US$149) and INR12,499 (US$169) for it’s 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB models.