POCO has launched its latest 5G smartphone in India, the POCO X5 5G. The phone is a successor to the POCO X4 and comes with several upgrades under the hood. One of the key highlights of the POCO X5 5G is its 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display that offers an immersive viewing experience. Moreover, Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chipset powers the device and comes with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB of UFS 2.2 storage.
Let us know more about the specifications, price details and availability of the newly launched handset in this article.
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POCO X5 5G: Colour And Price In India
The POCO X5 5G is available in Green, Blue, and Black colour options, with a starting price of Rs 18,999 for the 6GB + 128GB model and Rs 20,999 for the 8GB + 256GB version. The first sale of the phone will start on March 21, 2023, at 12 PM IST. Moreover, the company is offering a Rs 2,000 instant discount through an ICICI Bank card or Rs 2000 change bonus and no-cost EMI for the first day of the sale. With this offer, the 6GB+128GB model will be effectively available for Rs 16,999 and the 8GB+256GB variant will be available for Rs 18,999.
The handset boasts a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz adaptive refresh rate, 1200nits peak brightness and Corning Gorilla Glass 3-layer protection. The smartphone also comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 SoC along with Adreno GPU. Moreover, it features up to 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, along with 128GB and 256GB UFS 2.2 storage. Furthermore, the handset runs on Android 12-based MIUI 13 custom skin out of the box.
In terms of optics, the smartphone features a 48-megapixel primary camera. Along with 8-megapixel and 2-megapixel secondary cameras. The handset also offers a 13-megapixel front camera for selfies and video chats. Moreover, it packs a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. The phone comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security, an infrared sensor, and an IP53 rating for splash resistance.
It offers connectivity features such as 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a USB Type-C port for charging. Overall, the POCO X5 5G seems like a solid offering in the mid-range smartphone segment, offering users a powerful processor, a high-refresh-rate display, and a capable camera setup, all at an attractive price point.
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