POCO X4, X4 NFC Spotted on IMEI Database, Launch Seems Imminent

It has been more than a year since the POCO X3 launched!


POCO Global launched the POCO X3 NFC handset back in 2020. The handset made its debut with a 6,000mAh battery in India as POCO X3. After the POCO X3 duo, the brand introduced POCO X3 Pro back in March, which was followed by a gaming-centric POCO X3 GT. It has been more than a year since the vanilla POCO X3 launched, and POCO fans are waiting for its successor. Now, it seems as the wait might finally be coming to an end as a couple of POCO handsets have been spotted on IMEI database. Xiaomiui claims that these are the upcoming POCO X4 and POCO X4 NFC.

Recently two Xiaomi handsets with model numbers 2201116PG and 2201116PG appeared on IMEI database. IMEI database reveals that these upcoming handsets will launch under POCO branding. POCO 2201116PG is the handset for the global market, while POCO 2201116PI will be its Indian counterpart. Xiaomiui suggests that 2201116PG will launch as POCO X4 NFC and the 2201116PI will launch as the POCO X4 in India. Apart from this, the certification doesn’t reveal anything about the upcoming handsets.

POCO X3: Specifications and Features

The POCO X3 offers a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS LCD with a 2400×1080 pixel resolution, and 120Hz refresh rate. The handset is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor that is built on an 8nm fabrication process. It comes with an integrated Adreno 618 GPU that takes care of graphics-related tasks.

The handset offers a quad-rear camera setup and a LED flash. The primary 64MP Sony IMX682 sensor on the POCO X3 gets accompanied by a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro, and a 2MP depth sensor. The handset is equipped with a 6,000mAh battery, 33W fast charging support, and a USB Type-C port. It features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a stereo speaker.

Though nothing is known about the upcoming POCO X4 in terms of specifications as of yet, we can expect to learn the key specifications via other certification websites in coming weeks. If and whenever that happens, we will be updating our readers on the developments. What are your expectations from the upcoming POCO X4? Do let us know in the comments below.