POCO has just launched two of its latest smartphone, the POCO F3 and POCO X3 Pro. Interestingly both of the devices offered Qualcomm Snapdragon 800-series processor.
The POCO F3 basically a rebadged of the Redmi K40 that powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G processor. Equipped with 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ resolution display and 120Hz refresh rate. The display also get 360Hz touch sampling and up-to 1,300 nits peak brightness.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 is paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage technology. The centre hole-punch display houses a 20-megapixels f/2.0 camera. As for the rear camera; it equipped with a triple rear camera setup, a 48-megapixels f/1.79 aperture main camera, an 8-megapixels ultrawide and a 5-megapixels telemacro..
Keeping the lights on is a 4,520 mAh battery and supports 33W fast charger which available right off the box.
Not too sure there will be a POCO F3 Pro that could be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888.
POCO X3 Pro
The POCO X-series uses to be positioned as a mid-ranger that either powered by Snapdragon 600-series or 700-series. On the POCO X3 Pro, POCO slapped a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor which paired with Qualcomm Adreno 640 that found on the Snapdragon 855 with slightly higher GPU clock speed. It can be a very capable device for gaming.
The X3 Pro has paired up to 8GB LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage but there’s a little let down on the display where it sports a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS display instead. But it still features a 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling.
Coming to the camera, it equipped with a quad-rear camera setup; a 48-megapixels f/1.79 main camera, an 8-megapixels ultrawide and 2-megapixels depth sensor and a macro lens. The centre hole-punch camera is a 20-megapixels f/2.0 aperture.
The POCO X3 Pro packed with a slightly bigger battery at 5,160 mAh and supports 33W fast charging. It get a 3.5mm audio jack port unlike the POCO F3 that required a USB C dongle.
Both the POCO F3 and POCO X3 Pro runs on MIUI 12 for POCO based on Android 11 and features Wi-Fi, IR blaster and NFC.
Here are the official pricing of the POCO F3 and POCO X3 Pro for Malaysia
- POCO F3 6GB + 128GB – RM 1,399
- POCO F3 8GB + 256GB – RM 1,699
- POCO X3 Pro 6GB + 128GB – RM 999
- POCO X3 Pro 8GB + 256GB – RM 1,299
It will be available on 24th March and 27th March for POCO X3 Pro and POCO F3 respectively. There’s gonna be a flash sale with up to RM 200 off from the MSRP;
- POCO F3 6GB + 128GB – RM 1,299 (Exclusive on Lazada Malaysia) – https://bit.ly/3tTUql9
- POCO F3 8GB + 256GB – RM 1,499 (Exclusive on Lazada Malaysia) – https://bit.ly/3tTUql9
- POCO X3 Pro 6GB + 128GB – RM 899 (Exclusive on Shopee Malaysia)
- POCO X3 Pro 8GB + 256GB – RM 1,099 (Exclusive on Shopee Malaysia)