POCO has just announced two new devices that pack flagship-level specs at very affordable price points. The new POCO X3 Pro and POCO F3 both feature powerful Snapdragon 800-series chipsets.
POCO X3 Pro
The POCO X3 Pro touts a 6.67-inch FHD+ DotDisplay with a 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate. The display uses DynamicSwitch to optimise the refresh rate for different applications as well as featuring Gorilla Glass 6.
The X3 Pro also comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor under the hood, which is more or less an overclocked version of the Snapdragon 855 chipset. It features a Kryo 485 CPU boasting 7nm processing technology along with an Adreno 640 GPU.
The POCO X3 Pro also comes with a quad-camera setup which includes a 48MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera with a 119-degree field of view, a 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth camera. Rounding out the device’s camera system is a 20MP selfie camera.
Other features found on the X3 Pro is a large 5,160mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging as well as a pair of stereo speakers. It also features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The POCO X3 Pro will come in two storage variants – 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB, priced at RM999 and RM1,299 respectively. It can be purchased at Xiaomi Official Store Global on Shopee. POCO X3 Pro comes in three colours Phantom Black, Frost Blue, Metal Bronze.
The POCO X3 Pro will be available at a special price of RM899 for the 6GB+128GB and RM1,099 for the 8GB+256GB for a limited time only.
The POCO F3 on the other hand features a Snapdragon 870 SoC as well as an upgraded Qualcomm Kryo 585 CPU and an Adreno 650 GPU. The POCO F3 also comes with a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate and MEMC technology, adding up to 60fps, for smooth video playback.
The display is also HDR10+ certified, has True Display and True Color features, and produces highly accurate colour. More than that, the upgraded E4 material brings the screen’s peak brightness to 1300 nits and helps reduce power consumption by 15% compared to the last-generation E3 material.
The POCO F3 also comes equipped with a triple camera setup consist of a 48MP main camera, an 8MP 119-degree ultra-wide lens, and a 5MP telemacro camera. At the front, you’ll find a 20MP front-facing camera.
The POCO F3 rocks a dual speaker setup with a bottom main speaker and a secondary speaker at the top and is the brand’s first device to feature Dolby Atmos. The F3 has a triple-microphone setup and comes with Audio Zoom feature.
When shooting a video, the dedicated third microphone on the rear allows the device to “zoom in” on the sound along with the image, capturing clear audio of far-away scenes and considerably improving sound reception during filming.
Powering the device is a 4,520mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging. There is also a fingerprint sensor mounted on the side of the device.
POCO F3 will be available from March 27, and comes in two storage variants – 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB, priced at RM1,399 and RM1,699 respectively, and can be purchased at Xiaomi Official Store Global on Lazada. POCO F3 comes in three colours Arctic White, Night Black and Deep Ocean Blue.
The POCO F3 will be available at a special price of RM1,299 for the 6GB+128GB and RM1,499 for the 8GB+256GB too for a limited time.