POCO Global today launched two flagship smartphones – The Real Beast POCO F3 and the new and soon-to-be-coveted POCO X3 Pro.
With the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G Mobile Platform, the POCO F3 stands out as the brand’s most powerful device to date. The POCO F3 also has a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED DotDisplay with 120Hz refresh rate and Dolby Atmos audio technology. The POCO F3 is powerful but slim and compact, putting it in the same league as high-end flagships.
POCO X3 Pro retains the top-of-the-line features that made its predecessor a popular option among hardcore gamers and techies, but it now offers even better performance thanks to one of the most strong 4G mobile platforms available: the Qualcomm SnapdragonTM 860 Mobile Platform. With improved speed, storage space, and RAM options, the POCO X3 Pro elevates gaming to new heights at this price point.
POCO F3 is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 870 5G Mobile Platform. The device has an improved Qualcomm Kryo 585 CPU with a prime core clock speed of up to 3.2 GHz coupled with Adreno 650 GPU. The flagship setup, which includes LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage, ensures faster read-write speeds for multitasking. The device’s improved performance is due to its high-efficiency 7nm processor and LiquidCool Technology 1.0 Plus, which enables the device to maintain peak performance for longer periods of time.
POCO F3 meets all the latest benchmarks in connectivity, sporting a Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System for the lightning-fast 5G connectivity with support for the majority of global network bands. The device also supports Wi-Fi 6, putting it comfortably in league with high-end smartphones.
Sporting a large 6.67″ AMOLED screen, POCO F3 has a 120Hz high refresh rate that offers unparalleled smoothness. It is equipped with an HDR10+ approved screen, True Display, and True Color features, you will enjoy a truly eye-pleasing viewing experience with vivid, highly accurate color. Furthermore, the improved E4 material increases the screen’s peak brightness to 1300 nits while also lowering power consumption by 15% over the previous-generation E3 material.
POCO F3’s AI triple camera setup and a myriad of crafty, innovative camera features help unleash photography skills. The rear cameras consist of a 48MP main camera with 1.6μm 4-in-1 large pixel, an 119° ultra-wide lens, and a 5MP telemacro camera that supports 3cm – 7cm autofocus. This finely tuned combo allows for stunning high-resolution and detailed images in lightning time, greatly improving the camera’s versatility. The 20MP front camera also supports Night Mode selfie.
POCO F3 gets its power from no ordinary battery, there’s a 4,520mAh (typ) battery can be powered up at lightning speed thanks to the Middle Middle Tab (MMT) technology, which routes electric current into the device more efficiently. With the 33W in-box fast charger, the device can be charged to 100% in just 52 minutes.
POCO F3 Availability
POCO F3 comes in three colors, Arctic White, Night Black, and Deep Ocean Blue, with two storage variants – 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB. The 6GB+128GB will retail at P17,990, while the 8GB+258GB version is priced at PHP 20,990 exclusively on Lazada. Consumers who will avail on March 27 will enjoy an early bird offer of P15,990 and P18,990 for the 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB respectively.
POCO X3 Pro
Qualcomm Snapdragon 860, one of the most powerful 4G mobile platforms currently on the market, powers the POCO X3 Pro, giving it a flagship performance. This platform includes a Kryo 485 CPU with 7nm processing technology for up to 2.96GHz peak performance, as well as an Adreno 640 GPU for improved graphics rendering. Even when playing processing-intensive 3D games at high settings, the software helps you to enjoy an ultra-smooth, high-quality gaming experience.
Along with enhanced UFS 3.1, the device offers snappy read and write speeds, so you don’t have to wait long to load files, games, and apps. The device also features LiquidCool Technology 1.0 Plus – a cooling solution packing an enlarged copper heat pipe and multiple layers of graphite that work together to reduce the device’s thermal capacity.
POCO X3 Pro sports a 6.67″ FHD+ DotDisplay with a 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate, ensuring a super responsive, low-latency gameplay experience. The display uses DynamicSwitch to optimize the refresh rate for different applications. POCO X3 Pro’s display has upgraded protection using Corning Gorilla Glass 6.
POCO X3 Pro is equipped with an ultra-large capacity 5,160mAh (typ) battery, it offers a battery life of up to two full days. Built-in MMT technology and a 33W in-box fast charger make sure the device is powered up in lightning time.
There’s a dual top-and-bottom speaker setup that provides a stunning flagship-level sound for streaming and gaming, which paired with the lively vibrations generated from the device’s precisely tuned Z-axis linear motor, made for gratifying gameplay.
POCO X3 Pro acts as your pocket videographer with a complete quad-camera rear setup and a myriad of noteworthy camera functions to explore. A 48MP main camera supporting 1.6um 4-in-1 Super Pixels allows for clear and stunningly detailed images. The 119° ultra-wide camera lens offers Night Mode so beautiful landscape shots or group photos can happen even in low-light conditions. The macro camera and depth sensor complete the outfit by offering extra camera versatility and capabilities.
POCO X3 Pro Availability
POCO X3 Pro in the Philippines will come in three colors: Phantom Black, Frost Blue, Metal Bronze with two storage variants. The 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB versions will retail at P12,990 and P15,990 respectively, and be exclusively available on Shopee. Early bird price of P10,990 for the 6GB+12GB variant and P 13,990 for the 8+256GB variants shall apply for purchases made on March 24.