POCO M2 Pro with Snapdragon 720G and 5,000mAh battery launched: price, specifications

POCO has been in news a lot lately thanks to the hype around its next smartphone launch in India.  As expected, the company has launched the POCO M2 Pro in India through an online-exclusive event. The newest launch comes as the third POCO device in the country after the POCO X2 and POCO F1.

Also read: Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro and Pro Max with Snapdragon 720G launched in India, prices start from Rs 12,999

The POCO M2 Pro is a mashup of the global and Indian variants of the Redmi Note 9 Pro. The POCO offering has the same duo-tone design as the global Redmi Note 9 Pro and nearly identical features as the Indian Note 9 Pro. Here’s everything there’s to know about the newest POCO offering.

POCO M2 Pro specifications and features

The POCO M2 Pro comes powered by the Snapdragon 720G and has 48MP quad-camera array

The POCO M2 Pro comes powered by the Snapdragon 720G and has 48MP quad-camera array

The POCO M2 Pro comes with a 6.67-inch display with 2,400 x 1,080 pixels resolution. The display comes with TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection is extended to the back panel and camera module as well. Powering the smartphone is the 8nm 2.3GHz octa-core  Snapdragon 720G processor accompanied by an Adreno 618 GPU. POCO is offering the M2 Pro in three variants – 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB. The onboard storage can be expanded up to 512GB through microSD card.

In the optics department, the smartphone comes with a 48MP quad-camera array on the back. The 48MP primary camera is backed by an 8MP ultra-wide sensor, 5MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. The camera app is loaded with features such as pro colour mode, pro video mode, LOG mode and RAW mode, among others. The punch-hole cutout on the front is housing a 16MP selfie camera with night mode.

The smartphone is powered by a 5,000mAh battery, which comes with support for 33W fast charging. Out of the box, the POCO M2 Pro boots MIUI 12 with Android 10 as the base.

POCO M2 Pro price in India

The POCO M2 Pro is being offered in Out of the Blue, Green and Greener, and Two Shades of Black colour variants. The price has been set at Rs  13,999, Rs 14,999, and Rs 16,999 for 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB models, respectively. The POCO M2 Pro will be available through Flipkart and go sale starting July 14th at 12pm.

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