08 September 2020
UPDATE (September 22nd, 2020):
Poco India has officially launched the Poco X3 in the country. It is the same phone as the global variant sans NFC connectivity which also explains the slight name change. It has been released in three variants: 6GB RAM with 64GB storage, 6GB RAM with 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM with 128GB storage. It will go on sale starting September 29th with exclusive online availability via Flipkart.
Poco X3 India Pricing:
- 6GB/64GB for Rs. 16,999
- 6GB/128GB for Rs. 18,499
- 8GB/128GB for Rs. 19,999
Original (September 8th, 2020):
As expected before, Xiaomi owned Poco has officially unveiled its new smartphone named Poco X3 NFC. It is a mid-range smartphone touted as the world's first phone with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor. Another important thing about the phone is the aggressive pricing that makes it a worthy contender in the price range.
The Poco X3 NFC sports a 6.67-inch Full HD+ punch-hole display with support for a 120Hz refresh rate. It comes with a dynamic switch feature that allows automatic adjustment of the refresh rate depending on the content. Under the hood, it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor with Adreno 610 GPU. The phone features 6GB of RAM available with 64GB and 128GB of onboard storage.
The quad rear camera setup featuring a 64-megapixel Sony IMX682 primary sensor with f/1.73 aperture. The other three cameras on the device include a 13-megapixel wide-angle sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. The front camera on the device is a 20-megapixel sensor housed within the punch-hole.
The whole package is powered by a 5,160mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC, USB Type-C, WiFi, Bluetooth, and 3.5mm headphone jack. The Poco X3 NFC has been priced at EUR 229 for the 6GB/64GB model and EUR 269 for the 6GB/128GB model. However, you can get the two models at a discounted price of EUR 199 and EUR 229 respectively until September 11th.