POCO X5 Series India Launch Expected as Company Shares Teaser on Flipkart

The POCO X5 series smartphones have already cleared Bureau of Indian Standard certification.

Highlights
  • POCO X5 5G could be a rebranded Redmi Note 12 5G but with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor.
  • The POCO X5 Pro 5G is tipped to be a rebranded Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition.
  • The POCO X5 series could offer 120Hz AMOLED display.

We have been hearing leaks and rumours about the upcoming POCO X5 series for the last couple of months. The POCO X5 series is expected to consist of two models, the POCO X5 and the POCO X5 Pro. Last month, POCO India Head, Himanshu Tandon hinted that the POCO X5 series could go official sometime in January or February in the Indian market. Now, in the latest development, the first teaser for the upcoming POCO X5 series smartphone/s has gone live on the e-commerce platform – Flipkart.

The teaser that went live on Flipkart contains 5 Xs confirming that the POCO X5 series is launching soon in the Indian market. The teaser reads Ready to unleash your rebel, take a look at the teaser.

POCO X5

The POCO X5 series will succeed the POCO X4 Pro which was launched back in April in the Indian market. The POCO X5 and POCO X5 Pro have already been spotted on several certification websites confirming their model numbers which are 22111317P and 22101320 respectively. The POCO X5 series smartphones have already acquired Bureau of Indian Standard (BIS) certification.

The upcoming POCO X5 series smartphones are said to be rebranded Redmi Note 12 5G and Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition. However, POCO X5 is tipped to sport Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 compared to Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 on Redmi Note 12 5G. The POCO X5 Pro, similar to the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition, unveiled recently in China, could be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor.

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Talking about the specifications, the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition flaunts a 120Hz AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution and 900nits peak brightness. The display panel measures 6.67 inches in size and accommodates the front shooter inside a centered punch-hole notch. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor that brings with it an integrated Adreno 642L GPU.

The Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition comes equipped with a 5000mAh battery unit. It offers a 108MP primary shooter that gets accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro lens. The smartphone relies on a 16MP shooter for selfies and video calls. The smartphone supports 67W fast charging over a Type-C port. It packs a stereo speaker setup with Dolby Atmos audio.

Also read: POCO C55 with a Helio G85 SoC, 5000mAh Battery Could be the Rebranded Redmi 12C Which Recently Launched in China

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