- The upcoming POCO X5 Pro will be sold exclusively via Flipkart in India.
- POCO is roping in Hardik Pandya for endorsing the POCO X5 Pro.
- The upcoming X-series smartphone from POCO will be priced under Rs 25,000.
POCO is prepping up to launch a new X-series smartphone in the Indian market. The company is expected to launch the POCO X5 Pro in an upcoming event. Going by the certification and benchmark listings, the POCO X5 Pro is nothing but a rebranded Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition from China. Ahead of the launch, Debayan Roy (aka Gadgetsdata) has tipped the POCO X5 Pro pricing and variant information.
Debayan claims that the POCO X5 Pro will carry a launch price of Rs 21,000 to Rs 23,000. This could be the pricing for the base variant of the POCO X5 Pro. Debayan also claims that the POCO X5 Pro will retail in three configurations – 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 256GB. Take a look at the tweet.
Poco X5 Pro 🇮🇳 :
• Launch price ~ 21K – 23K
• Variants :
— Debayan Roy (Gadgetsdata) (@Gadgetsdata) January 24, 2023
The upcoming POCO X5 Pro with the model number 22101320G has already been spotted on the NBTC certification. The POCO X5 Pro Indian variant with model number 22101320I has also acquired BIS certification. The model number of the POCO X5 Pro, based on the certifications, indicates that it will be a rebranded Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition. To those unaware, the Note 12 Pro Speed Edition was unveiled last month in China and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC.
Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition: Specifications and Features
The Note 12 Pro Speed Edition sports a 6.67-inch OLED display with a Full HD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 900nits peak brightness, and HDR10+ certification. The display panel features a centered punch hole notch and supports Dolby Vision content as well.
Under the hood, the Note 12 Pro Speed Edition packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor, Adreno 642L GPU, and up to 12GB LPDDR4X RAM. The device retails in 128GB and 256GB UFS 2.2 storage configurations in China. It boots MIUI 14, which is based on Android 12.
The Note 12 Pro Speed Edition comes equipped with a 5000mAh battery unit. It supports 67W fast charging over a Type-C charging port. On the security front, it offers an in-display fingerprint scanner.
Talking about the cameras, the Note 12 Pro Speed Edition is packed with a triple-rear camera setup that includes a 108MP primary shooter, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP sensor. It relies on a 16MP front shooter for the video calls and selfies.
What are your expectations from the POCO X5 Pro? What do you think of the leaked pricing and variant information? Do let us know in the comments section below.