POCO X5 5G appears on IMEI database; key specs, launch timeline tipped


  • POCO X5 series is expected to launch soon
  • The X5 5G has been spotted on the IMEI database
  • The smartphone will reportedly be powered by a Snapdragon 7-series chip

POCO X5 5G details have surfaced online. The device has been spotted on the IMEI database with model number M20. XiaomiUI spotted the listing of the smartphone. The publication has also revealed key specifications of the POCO X5 5G. 

The POCO X5 series is expected to arrive as the successor to the X4 series that debuted earlier this year. It will include regular and Pro models. However, POCO is yet to officially confirm anything about the X5 series. 

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POCO X5 5G key details surface online

As per the IMEI database, the POCO X5 5G will be available in global, Indian, and China markets. It will be launched in China under the Redmi moniker. The model number of the smartphone for the global market is 22101320G whereas, for India and China, it is 22101320I and 22101320C. The report also adds that the POCO X5 5G has the codename ‘redwood’. XiaomiUI also reveals the launch timeline of the smartphone. It is decoded in the device’s model number i.e. 22101320 where 22 = 2022, 10 = October, and 13 is said to be the date. G, I, and C at the end of the model numbers are said to refer to global, India and China. 

As for the key specifications, the POCO X5 5G will reportedly come with an LCD display featuring a 120Hz refresh rate. The upcoming smartphone is tipped to be powered by a Snapdragon 778G+ processor. It is said to be a mid-range gaming-centric device with smooth performance and experience.


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