POCO X5 5G Goes Up For Grabs for the First Time Today at 12 Noon Via Flipkart: Check Out the Price in India, Specifications

POCO is offering a flat Rs 2000 discount with ICICI Card transactions in today's sale.

  • POCO X5 5G will be available at a starting price of Rs 16,999 (including offers).
  • The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor and a 5000mAh battery.
  • It offers a 120Hz AMOLED display and a 48MP camera setup.


The POCO X5 5G will be available for purchase for the first time today in the Indian market. To recall, the handset was launched last week in the Indian market. The POCO X5 5G is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor and up to 8GB of memory. The smartphone features a 120Hz AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution.

The POCO X5 5G offers a 48MP rear camera and a 13MP front camera. The smartphone is equipped with a 5000mAh battery unit. Other highlights of the handset include 33W fast charging, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and an IP53 rating. Let us take a closer look at the POCO X5 5G price in India, launch offers, specifications, and features.

POCO X5 5G: Price in India, Launch Offers, and Availability

The POCO X5 5G will be available for purchase in two configurations – 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB. The brand is offering a flat Rs 2000 discount with ICICI Card transactions. Buyers can also avail Rs 2000 bump-up exchange offer on the purchase of the POCO X5 5G. Readers must note that the ICICI Card and bump us exchange offers can not be combined and buyers can avail only one of these offers.

Smartphone Configuration Price Offer Price
6GB + 128GB Rs 18,999 Rs 16,999
8GB + 256GB Rs 20,999 Rs 18,999

The POCO X5 5G will be up for grabs starting at 12:00 PM, today (March 21) exclusively via Flipkart.

POCO X5 5G: Specifications and Features

The latest X-series smartphone from POCO features a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 1200nits peak brightness, and 45,00,000: 1 contrast ratio. The display features a centered punch hole notch and is covered with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.

The POCO X5 5G is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor and an Adreno 619 GPU. It comes paired with up to 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB UFS 2.2 storage. Users also get an option to expand the storage further with a (hybrid) micro-SD card slot. The smartphone boots MIUI 13, which is based on Android 12.

The latest X-series smartphone packs a triple-rear camera setup that consists of a 48MP primary camera. It gets accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens, and an LED flash. The handset sports a 13MP front shooter.

The POCO X5 5G is backed by a 5000mAH battery unit and 33W fast charging support. It offers a Type-C port for charging and data transfers. The smartphone features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and software-based face unlock. It has a 3.5mm audio jack and an infrared blaster.

The POCO X5 5G will be available for purchase in Jaguar Black, Supernova Green, and Wildcat Blue colour options. It weighs 188 grams and measures 165.88 × 76.21 × 7.98mm. The handset is IP53 rated which makes it dust and splash resistant. Connectivity options of the device include Dual-SIM, 5G, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, and Galileo.

POCO X5 5G: Top Alternatives

The POCO X5 5G competes against the likes of the iQOO Z7 5G, Moto G73 5G, Realme 10 Pro, Infinix Zero 5G 2023 Turbo, and OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite. To check out a detailed specifications comparison between some of these devices, you can head over to this post.

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