- POCO X3 Pro and POCO F3 will launch globally later this month.
- POCO F3 will be rebranded as Redmi K40.
- POCO X3 Pro will get the Snapdragon 860 SoC and 120Hz FHD+ display.
A popular tipster online has shared that the Poco will be launching the Poco X3 Pro in March 2021.
[Exclusive] POCO is indeed launching the POCO X3 Pro and the POCO F3 globally very soon— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) March 4, 2021
Launch could very well happen in March. POCO F3 = Redmi K40
Plus, as per my source, the X3 Pro could likely feature a SD860 processor, 120Hz FHD+, around 5200mAh battery.#POCOX3Pro#POCOF3
The Snapdragon 860 chipset is expected to be an upgraded version of the Snapdragon 855 launched in 2019. The previous chipset is an octa-core chipset built on the 7nm process, with a peak frequency of 2.96GHz and an overclocked Adreno 640 GPU. The phone will feature an FHD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a 5,200mAh battery.
Since the POCO F3 is expected to be a rebranded Redmi K40, it should have a 6.67-inch FHD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate, the Snapdragon 870 chipset with 5G connectivity, up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage, and a 4,520mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.
The Redmi K40 comes with 12GB RAM and 256GB onboard storage and features a triple rear camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide unit, and a 5-megapixel macro sensor. It runs an Android 11 based MIUI 12 operating system and is powered by a 4,520mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.