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Poco M2 Pro launched in India: Check price, specifications, features

Xiaomi's Poco has officially launched M2 Pro in India. The smartphone ticks all the boxes for a budget smartphone as it offers Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 720G chip and 48-megapixel quad-rear camera. Check full specs, price, and other features.

Poco M2 Pro is here
Poco M2 Pro is here (HT Photo)

Poco is back with a new smartphone. With Poco M2 Pro, Poco is now venturing into the budget segment, a space that is dominated by parent Xiaomi’s Redmi. Samsung and Realme are also major players in the cluttered sub 15,000 space.

Poco M2 Pro comes in three variants - 4/64GB, 6/64GB and 6/128GB storage variants. The base model is priced at 13,999. The second variant is priced at 14,999. The top-end model costs 16,999. The first sale will take place on July 14, 12 noon on Flipkart. 

The phone comes in three colour options: Out of the Blue, Green and Greener, and Two Shades of Black.

Poco M2 Pro specifications

Poco M2 Pro comes with a 6.67-inch full HD+ display with 2400 x 1080p resolution. The phone comes with P2i nano-coating, splash and dust resistance. For further protection, Poco offers Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front, back, and rear camera.

Poco M2 Pro bets big on performance as it runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G octa-core processor coupled. The phone comes in three RAM and storage combinations – 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB, and 6GB + 128GB. It has LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage. The phone comes with a 33W charger out-of-the-box. It is powered by a 5,000mAh battery. It also features India's NavIC navigation system.

Poco M2 Pro goes official in India
Poco M2 Pro goes official in India (HT Photo)

Another highlight of the phone is the quad-camera setup. This consists of a 48-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, 5-megapixel macro sensor, and 2-megapixel depth sensor. The camera comes with a bunch of modes such as Pro Colour Mode, Pro Video Mode, RAW Mode, and LOG Mode. For selfies, it has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera.

Poco M2 Pro Quick Specs
Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G octa-core processor
5000mAh high-capacity battery, 33W Fast Charger In-Box
48MP primary sensor
8MP wide-angle sensor
5MP macro sensor with AF and FHD video
2MP depth sensor
16.9cm (6.67) Full HD+ (2400 × 1080) display

4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB variants
LPDDR4X RAM and UFS2.1 storage
Dedicated microSD card slot (up to 512GB)

Side-mounted fingerprint sensor and AI Face unlock
MIUI for POCO based on Android 10

Poco M2 Pro versus

As said earlier, Poco M2 Pro will compete with a wide range of budget smartphones in India. This includes Xiaomi’s popular Redmi Note 9 series as well. Realme Narzo 10, Realme 6 and Vivo U20 are some of the top names in this segment.