- POCO India had launched the POCO X5 Pro 5G last month in the Indian market.
- The POCO X5 5G could be the brand’s cheapest X-series smartphone.
- The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor.
After launching the POCO X5 Pro 5G last month in the Indian market, POCO India is now all set to launch the vanilla POCO X5 5G in the country. As per the official announcement, the POCO X5 5G will launch on March 14 in the Indian market. The company took it to social media channels to announce the POCO X5 5G India launch date. Similar to all other POCO smartphones, the POCO X5 will be sold exclusively via Flipkart in the Indian market.
POCO is marketing the POCO X5 5G as The 5G All Star. The teaser released by the company also showcases the colour options of the POCO X5 5G. Going by the teaser, the POCO X5 5G will launch in Black, Blue, and Green colour options in the Indian market. Take a look at the brand’s social media post.
All eyes are on the All Star. 👀
Latest in line, the POCO X5 5G is all set to launch on 14th March at 12PM on @flipkart.
Save this link now 👉🏿 https://t.co/uMfXEeRzFu#The5GAllStar pic.twitter.com/0208FTsVO9
— POCO India (@IndiaPOCO) March 9, 2023
POCO India recently revealed that the upcoming POCO X5 5G will be priced under Rs 20,000 in the market. This suggests that the POCO X5 5G could be the brand’s cheapest X-series smartphone in the country. To those unaware, the POCO X5 was launched last month alongside the POCO X5 Pro in global markets.
POCO uses the Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor on the POCO X5 5G. The brand had used the same processor on the previous generation X-series smartphone – the POCO X4 Pro 5G. So, we can expect the upcoming POCO X5 5G to be at par with the POCO X4 Pro 5G in terms of performance. Since the smartphone is already available in global markets, its specifications and features are already known. Let us take a quick recap of key specifications of the POCO X5 5G.
POCO X5 5G: Key Specifications
The POCO X5 5G offers a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, Full HD+ resolution, 1200nits peak brightness, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor and an Adreno 619 GPU. It comes paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 2.2 storage.
The POCO X5 5G offers a triple-rear camera setup that consists of a 48MP primary shooter, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro sensor, and an LED flash. The smartphone packs a 13MP front shooter that takes care of selfies and video calls. The latest X-series smartphone comes equipped with a 5000mAh battery unit and 33W fast charging support. It also offers a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
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