After all the anticipations, POCO has finally unveiled the brand new POCO X3 GT in the South-East Asian markets, starting with both Singapore and Malaysia. The POCO X3 GT’s launch came just a week after the company unleashed the POCO F3 GT gaming-centric smartphone in the Indian market.
Right off the bat, the POCO X3 GT features a vibrant 6.6” LCD display which dons a central hole-punch cutout design to accommodate it’s 16 megapixels front-facing camera for selfie and video-calling.
The front display offers a FHD+ screen resolution, smooth 120Hz refresh rate, as well as support for DCI-P3 color gamut coverage. To sweeten the deal, Xiaomi has also added a layer of Gorilla Victus atop.
Flipping the phone over, we’ll be greeted by a rectangular camera module which houses a triple-camera system lead by a 64 megapixels (f/1.79 aperture) main camera alongside an 8 megapixels (f/2.2 aperture) ultra-wide camera and a 2 megapixels (f/2.4 aperture) macro camera.
At the helm, the POCO X3 GT is powered by a highly-capable MediaTek Dimensity 1100 chipset which will be paired with 8GB LPDDRX4 RAM and up to 256GB worth of blazing-fast UFS 3.1 storage.
To provide a smooth and consistent gaming experience, the POCO X3 GT is fitted with an advance liquid-cooling vapour chamber known as LiquidCool Technology 2.0 that keeps the phone cool during prolonged gaming.
Keeping it’s lights on will be a respectable 5,000mAh battery which carries support for 67W fast-charging support. Aside from all the aforementioned features, other noteworthy features include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC and Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity support, as well as MIUI 12.5 (based on Android 11).
For those who’re interested, the POCO X3 GT is available in two different colorways namely Stargaze Black, Wave Blue and Cloud White. In Singapore, the POCO X3 GT is priced at just S$429 and S$499 respectively for the 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB variants.
Early birds however, can enjoy a special price of S$399 and S$459 respectively from 3 August to 4 August via Lazada.
Do stay tune for our full review of the POCO X3 GT if you want to learn more about this exciting device too!