POCO X3 Pro presented - large battery, quadruple camera and ...

by Timo22. March 2021

POCO is known for high performance at a low price. The POCO X3 Pro is the first mid-range smartphone to use the new Snapdragon 860 SoC. On top of that there is a large 5.160 mAh battery with 33 watt fast charging and a quadruple camera setup.

Sales start on March 26, 2021. You can find more details in the article.






Processor and memory
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 860
GPU: Adreno 640
Internal memory: 128GB / 256GB (UFS3.1)
Memory extension: Yes

Display type: LCD DotDisplay
Display diagonal: 6.67 inches
Display resolution: 2400 x 1080 pixels
Display frequency: 120 Hz
Display brightness: up to 450 cd / m²
Screen Protector: Gorilla Glass 6

Sampling rate: 240 Hz
Multitouch: 10 fingers

Main camera: 48 MP (1/2 ", f / 1.79 aperture)
Ultra wide angle: 8 MP (FOV 119 °, f / 2.2 aperture)
Macro camera: 2 MP (focus: 4cm, f / 2.4 aperture)
Depth camera: 2 MP (f / 2.4 aperture)

Front camera: 20 MP (f / 2.2 aperture)

SIM type: Hybrid SIM
SIM size: Nano SIM
eSIM: No.

GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
WCDMA: Bands 1/2/4/5/8
FDD-LTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/20/28
TD-LTE: Bands 38/40/41

WiFi: 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac
Bluetooth: 5.0
Position: GPS / AGPS / Glonass / Beidou / Galileo

* Ambient light sensor
* Accelerometer
* Proximity Sensor
* Fingerprint sensor (in-display)
* IR blaster

Battery: 4.160 mAh
Fast charge function: 33 Watt
Qi store: no

Operating system: Android 11 (MIUI 12)
Connection: USB-C
Size: 165,3 76,8 x x 9,4 mm
Weight: 215g

POCO X3 Pro in detail

Qualcomm Snapdragon 860

The POCO X3 Pro is the first smartphone with a new one Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 Chip. However, the system-on-chip is not as new as you might think. Strictly speaking, it is a Re-branding of the Snapdragon 2019+, released in 855. Only the clock rate has been slightly corrected upwards. The technology behind it has remained the same. It is still remarkable to install a chip from the 800 series in a mid-range smartphone for the first time. In terms of performance, the POCO X3 Pro is definitely not a snail!

POCO X3 Pro Black

The memory equipment is also impressive. Lush 6GB or 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB or 256GB UFS3.1 data store guarantee smooth multitasking and fast data transfers. Of the Hybrid SIM slot allows the use of an additional microSD memory card instead of a second SIM card. NFC, Dual-AC WiFi and Bluetooth 5.0 are on board. On the software side, there is already MIUI 12 based on Android 11 on the smartphone.

Huge 5160 mAh battery

You probably don't have to worry about battery life and charging time with the POCO X3 Pro. A large 5.160 mAh battery meets fast 33 watt fast charging. The battery is fully charged in just under an hour. A suitable quick charger is included in the scope of delivery.

Smooth 120 Hz display

In contrast to POCO F3 the POCO X3 Pro has one LC dot display installed. Nevertheless, one is allowed to go to one 6,67 inch display size with full HD + resolution (2400 x 1080 pixels) and one liquid 120 Hz refresh rate delight. When scrolling on the web or in mobile gaming, the high refresh rate is noticeable through a particularly fluid display. Paired with a 240 Hz touch sampling rate the touchscreen is particularly responsive.

POCO X3 Pro Blue

Other display features are HDR10, one 450 cd / m² display brightness and an Corning Gorilla Glass 6 screen protector. A fingerprint scanner didn't make it under the display. Instead, it is located on the side of the housing.

Quadruple camera with 48 MP main sensor

The quadruple camera setup is divided into one Main camera with 48 megapixel Sony IMX582 sensor, one 8 megapixel ultra wide angle camera, one 2 megapixel macro camera and one 2 megapixel depth sensor. The main camera is identical to the main camera of the POCO F3. So-called 4-in-1 pixel binning also ensures better recordings by merging adjacent pixels. For selfies there is one 20 megapixel front camera responsible.

POCO X3 Pro Gold

Price and availability

The POCO X3 Pro will from March 26, 2021 be available in the colors Phantom Black, Frost Blue and Metal Bronze. The model with 6GB + 128GB Storage is at an MSRP of 249,90 Euros available. For the 8GB + 256GB Variant 299,90 Euros demands.

Early birds can buy the smartphone from March 26th for only 199,90 euros or 249,90 euros online at and Amazon. This offer is valid while stocks last.

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Source: Press Release

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