POCO India has launched POCO X3 in India, weeks after the global launch. It has been launched in Indian market as successor of POCO X2 at the same price point where POCO X2 was launched. It has 120 Hz high refresh rate display, latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor. For longer usage, it gets packed with the mammoth 6000 mAh battery. For liquid resistance, it has IP53 splash-proof protection.
POCO X3 Display
It has 6.67 inches large display with FHD+ (2400×1080 pixels) resolution type. It comes with the 120 Hz refresh rate on IPS LCD panel. It has 240 Hz touch sampling rate for quick response. Display has aspect ratio of 20:9, pixel density of 395 ppi, contrast ratio of 1500:1. It has protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 5. X3 has also received the HDR10 and WideVine L1 certification.
POCO X3 Camera
X3 features a horizontal rectangular camera module at mid-top which houses quad camera along with single LED flash. Camera layout has 64 MP primary lens with Sony IMX682 sensor (upgraded version of Sony IMX686), 13 MP ultra-wide angle lens with 119° FoV and 2-2 MP lens for portrait and macro shots.
For photography, it has AI SkyScaping 3.0 | New photo filters: cyberpunk, gold vibes, black ice | 6 long exposure modes | AI photo clones | Timed burst | Pro mode | Night mode | Document mode 2.0 | AI scene detection | Google Lens | AI Beautify | AI portrait mode | Movie frame | AI dynamic studio.
For video recordings, POCO X3 has Kaleidoscope video | Video Pro mode | Support LOG format | ShootSteady Video| Video macro mode | AI Beautify video | Movie frame | Vlog mode. It supports 4K, 1080P and 720P video recording at 30 fps only. For slow-motion, it can capture the 720P videos at 120 fps, 240 fps and 960 fps whereas 1080P slow-motion videos can recorded at 120 fps only.
There is a small punch-hole camera on display with 20 MP sensor, having f/2.2 aperture. For photo capturing, it has AI camera | Portrait mode | Panorama selfie | Full screen camera frame | Palm Shutter | Front camera HDR | Front camera flash (via display) | Selfie timer | AI Beautify | AI scene detection | AI studio lighting. For videos, POCO X3 offers AI Beautify | Short video mode | Short video filter.
POCO X3 Processor, Performance
It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor, architecture on 8 nm technology. Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor has 2×Kryo 470 cores clocked at 2.3 GHz and 6×Kryo 470 cores clocked at 1.8 GHz frequency. Snapdragon 732G comes with the Adreno 618 GPU and 4th Gen Qualcomm Engine.
For performance, POCO has added LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage. There are two RAM variants and two storage variants, 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variant with 64 GB and 128 GB storage. For expansion, it can support additional 512 GB SD card.
Other than processor, RAM, storage it has LiquidCooling Technology 1.0 Plus to maintain the temperature of device. For better experience, it comes with the Dual Stereo speakers which enhances the listening experience.
POCO X3 Connectivity
POCO X3 comes with dedicated slot which supports 2 nano SIM cards and 1 SD card. It has support of 4G VoLTE, 4G, 3G and 2G. Dual VoLTE feature is usable in this smartphone. For wireless connectivity, it supports WiFi 2×2 MIMO and Bluetooth 5.1. Global version supports the NFC features but Indian variant doesn’t offer NFC.
For navigation, it has support of GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou and Galileo.
POCO X3 Battery, Ports
POCO X3 runs on 6000 mAh battery. For charging this mammoth battery, POCO packs 33W adapter and USB Type-C cable in-box. Most loved 3.5 mm audio jack comes in the device so users can use headphone and charge their POCO X3 at same time.
For security, POCO has positioned fingerprint sensor on side-wall of phone. Other than this, it has Proximity sensor | Ambient light sensor | Accelerometer | Gyroscope Electronic compass | Linear motor | IR Blaster.
POCO X3 Price in India
Base variant of POCO X3, i.e., 6 GB+128 GB is priced at Rs 16,999. 6 GB+128 GB variant is priced at Rs 18,499 and higher variant, 8 GB +128 GB is priced at Rs 19,999.
There are two color options : Shadow Gray and Cobalt Blue. POCO will pack anti-bacterial case with screen protector in box along-with smartphone, USB Type-C cable, 33W charging adapter, documentations, SIM ejector tool.
POCO X3 will be available on Flipkart and first sale is scheduled to 29th September, 12 PM in India.