POCO India launched the POCO M2 at an event last week in the country. At the launch event, the company also announced the first sale dates along with the pricing of these devices. POCO M2 will go on sale in India starting today at 12 PM. Like every other POCO device, the POCO M2 will also be sold in flash sales that usually last until stocks get over. This article should serve you as a reminder, in case you are looking forward to buying the POCO M2.
POCO M2 first sale details, offers, price in India
POCO M2 sale will start at 12 PM later today, you can buy the smartphone from Flipkart as its the only official retail partner. Since this is a flash sale, we would advise that you log in to your account and be prepared in advance for the purchase. Flipkart users can avail several offers during the very first sale. These have been listed below:
- Flat ₹750 Instant Discount with ICICI Bank Credit Card and Credit and Debit card EMI Transactions
- 5% Unlimited Cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card
- Flat ₹30 discount on first prepaid transaction using RuPay debit card, minimum order value ₹750
- No cost EMI ₹1,223/month. Debit/ Flipkart EMI also available
- Flat ₹75/- off on RuPay debit card purchase above ₹7,500
- 5% off* with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card
POCO M2 comes in two variants in India, the base variant with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage costs Rs. 10,999 while the higher memory variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage retails for Rs. 12,499. You can also buy Complete Mobile Protection for the device from Flipkart for Rs 699 along with POCO M2. The device retails in three color variants, Pitch Black, Slate Blue, and Brick Red.
POCO M2 Specifications, and Features
POCO M2 features a 6.53-inch FHD+ IPS LCD panel with a resolution of 2340×1080, and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The display comes with a waterdrop notch for the selfie shooter. The device sports an octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 built on the 8nm process, while the graphics duties are handled by Mali G52 GPU which is clocked at 950MHz. The smartphone packs up to 6GB LPDDR4X RAM, and UFS 2.1 storage with a dedicated Micro-SD card slot.
Coming to the optics, the POCO M2 packs a quad-rear camera setup with a 13MP primary lens that has f/2.2 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with a 118.2° field of view and f/2.2 aperture, a 5MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP portrait camera with f/2.4 aperture. For the selfies, it packs an 8MP sensor with f/2.5 aperture.
The POCO M2 packs a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support, that can be charged using the Type-C port. Though, POCO will bundle only a 10W charging adapter with the device. POCO M2 runs Android 10 based MIUI 11 for now, though the company has promised to roll-out MIUI 12 update soon. Are you interested in purchasing POCO M2 in the sale today? Do let us know in the comments below.