It’s been a while since Xiaomi’s popular sub-brand POCO came back from a hiatus of sorts and launched the POCO X2 in India. Ever since the phone was launched, POCO sold the phone via Flipkart via regular flash sales. Thanks to the popularity of the phone, it wasn’t uncommon to see it go out of stock within minutes. In fact, several people did face trouble trying to purchase the phone during these flash sale. If you were among those, the upcoming Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale could be the perfect opportunity to get hold of this sought after mid-range smartphone. This is because Xiaomi has confirmed that the POCO F1 would be on open sale during the Flipkart Big Shopping Sale, which commences at midnight on March 19 (tonight).
POCO X2 Flipkart Open Sale details
The news of POCO X2 going on open sale during the sale was confirmed by POCO India’s official Twitter handle. In the tweet, the handle also talked about the discounts and offered that users would be able to avail. Those of you with SBI credit cards can avail an additional 10% discount over the MRP (up to Rs 1500)during the sale. The same discount od also applicable if you opt for EMI payment.
Here is the official tweet by the POCO India account.
— POCO India (@IndiaPOCO) March 18, 2020
POCO India’s marketing and communications executive Yash Garg also tweeted out the same information.
POCO X2 Specifications, Features
Launched in February 2020, the POCO X2 is a rebranded version of the Redmi K30. The phone is a budget smartphone with mid-range specs. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC, it is offered in three versions as follows:
- 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage
- 6 GB RAM +128 GB storage
- 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage
The display on the POCO X2 measures 6.67-inches across and has FHD+ resolution. The LCD display boasts of 120 Hz refresh rate as well. The front-facing camera array is housed within a punch hole encompassed by the display. The primary front-facing camera can capture 20MP images while the secondary front camera uses a 2MP sensor. At the rear, the phone gets a quad-camera setup that consists of a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP secondary camera, and two other 2MP cameras. The handset also integrates a 4500 mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging.