Poco M2 Pro is set to go on next sale in India on July 30, Poco India has revealed through a tweet. The smartphone by the Xiaomi spin-off brand was launched in the country earlier this month and went on its first sale on Tuesday. The Poco M2 Pro, which seems like a slightly tweaked version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro, is the third Poco phone in the Indian market — after the Poco F1 and the Poco X2. The phone includes a quad rear camera setup as well as a hole-punch display. The Poco M2 Pro competes with the likes of the Realme 6 and Samsung Galaxy M21.
Poco M2 Pro price in India, sale details
The Poco M2 Pro price in India is set at Rs. 13,999 for the base, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model, while its 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option carries a price tag of Rs. 14,999. The phone also has a 6GB RAM + 128GB storage version that is priced at Rs. 16,999. Moreover, it comes in Out of the Blue, Green and Greener, and Two Shades of Black colour options.
The first sale of the Poco M2 Pro was held earlier this week, but since it was sold out shortly after getting available online some customers are complaining about its limited availability. However, the brand seems to continue its trend and host the new sale round for a limited period.
Poco M2 Pro specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Poco M2 Pro runs on Android 10 with MIUI 11 for Poco on top. The phone features a 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) display with 20:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. Further, it is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC, coupled with up to 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of onboard storage. There is also a dedicated microSD card slot for expanding the inbuilt storage by up to 512GB.
For photos and videos, the Poco M2 Pro has the quad rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, 5-megapixel macro shooter, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. You’ll also get a 16-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front.
The Poco M2 Pro has connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is also a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Besides, the phone comprises a 5,000mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging.
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