- Poco X3 Pro will launch in India today.
- The smartphone was unveiled globally last week.
- Poco X3 Pro to pack Snapdragon 860 SoC.
Poco is set to launch its new power-packed smartphone Poco X3 Pro in India today. The Poco X3 Pro was unveiled globally last week alongside the Poco F3. The smartphone maker has been promoting the new smartphone as a successor to 2018's Poco F1 despite placing it a different 'X' series. Poco X3 Pro will target smartphone users that demand better performance from their phone on a tight budget. It is likely to be positioned in the mid-range category.
Poco X3 Pro will be the first smartphone to pack Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor. It was expected to pack a more powerful Snapdragon 870 SoC but the company reserved it for a more premium Poco F3. There is no word when and whether the Poco F3 will be launched in India.
Poco X3 Pro launch event livestream
The Poco X3 Pro will be launched in India on March 30 at 12 noon. It will be an online only launch event. The livestream of Poco X3 Pro will be available on YouTube and Poco's social media platform. You can check all the features and specifications of the Poco X3 Pro on India Today Tech website as well.
Poco X3 Pro price in India (expected)
The official India price of Poco X3 Pro will be announced during the launch event. It is tipped to be priced under Rs 20,000 though. Globally, the smartphone is priced at EUR 249 (around Rs 21,400) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model and EUR 299 (around Rs 25,700) for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option. The phone comes in Phantom Black, Frost Blue, and Metal Bronze colour options.
Poco X3 Pro features and specifications
The Poco X3 Pro features a 6.67-inch IPS LCD with Full HD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. The panel supports HDR10 and has 450 nits of brightness. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor. It runs on Android 11 with MIUI 12.
The Poco X3 Pro features the same camera setup as last year's Poco X3. This includes a 48-megapixel primary lens with PDAF, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 2-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. At the front, you get a 20-megapixel camera.
The Poco X3 Pro packs a 5,160mAh battery with 33W fast charging. The smartphone is claimed to charge from 0 to 59 per cent in 30 minutes and from 0 to 100 per cent in 59 minutes. It has a 3.5mm headphone jack and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.