POCO, this name has been well heard in recent times with the launch of their new flagship killer POCO X3 pro at phenomenal pricing. Now, POCO is planning to launch a new smartphone as the successor of their mid-range smartphone POCO M3. We know that its new release POCO F3 is not developed natively by POCO, it’s the rebranded version of K40 with few changes here and there.
In addition to this, most of the smartphone releases from POCO are rebranded versions. They came from either Redmi or Mi. However, unlike most of its models, M3 was not a copy. Owing to this and also its affordability factor, The ale of POCO M3 has been great in the Indian market. Now, POCO is planning to launch the worthy successor for M3 on May 19 globally. POCO has confirmed this yesterday itself through its official Twitter handle.
Look out! Another POCO launch is coming your way! #POCOM3Pro 5G is coming in hot!
Who’s ready for more?
Stay tuned for May 19th. We are bringing you #MoreSpeedMoreEverything! pic.twitter.com/FmLQyE1CXl
— POCO (@POCOGlobal) May 12, 2021
POCO M3 PRO:
Ahead of its official launch, rendered images of this smartphone back were leaked. The images fully revealed the back design of this phone. If rumours are true, this mobile is going to launch with a Triple camera setup and Punch hole camera at the front. The image also showcases a Side-mounted fingerprint sensor just like its predecessor.
At the back, the model sported a triple camera setup. The images also revealed the existence of three colours The Shades of Blue, Yellow and Classic Black. The huge POCO branding might not be appealing to some of the people. We can also see the 5G logo at the bottom which confirms the 5G connectivity and the rumoured usage of the Dimensity 700 chipset.
Apart from those specs that we revealed above, let’s talk about the confirmed specifications of this device. POCO officially confirmed that M3 Pro will get Dimensity 700 chipset. It’s an affordable 5G chipset from Mediatek. Here’s everything you need to know about the chipset.
- Dual 5G capability.
- The camera supports up to 64MP with Enhanced Night Capture.
- 2.2Ghz Octa-CoreCPU (Two 2.2 GHz Big Cores+Six 2.0Ghz A55 cores).
- 90Ghz Refresh Rate Support.
- 2,133Mhz LPDDR4X RAM.
- 950Mhz Mali MC2 GPU
- 5G Ultra Save.
- OTA content awareness for Smooth data transmissions in DRM content. (Netflix, Prime etc)
In short, this chipset is an affordable 5G-Powerhouse and certainly a game-changer
Let’s talk about the rumoured specs of it. Unlike its processor which was a confirmed spec, these specs are rumoured and you may/may not find them in M3 pro. The talks say that it is going to come with a
- 6.5 inches Full HD LCD screen
- 90HZ refresh rate.
- Going to sport a 48MP Main Camera along with 2MP Macro and Depth sensors.
- 8MP Front camera.
- A massive 5000mAh battery is gonna power this Midrange Beast.
The phone was said to be an affordable 5G phone. If rumours are true, It is set to target the audience whose budget is below 15000 INR and wants an affordable 5G device. In that price, range Realme offers its 5G device named Realme 8. Both are going to rival in the market for “The Budget 5G mobile name tag”.
There is no official announcement about the launch of this device in India but it is gonna launch soon. We can expect the Indian launch after it unveils globally on 19th May.