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Poco X2 price hiked in India, now starts at 17,499

Poco X2 launched in India at a starting price of 15,999. Its price has been hiked for the second time now.

Poco X2 launched in India earlier this February.
Poco X2 launched in India earlier this February. (Poco)

Poco has increased the price of its smartphone by 500 in India. This is the second time the Poco X2’s price has been hiked ever since its launch in February.

The base model of Poco X2 is now priced at 17,499 following an increase of 500. It was earlier selling for 16,999. The 6GB+128GB variant of Poco X2 now retails at 18,499 from its previous price of 17,999. As for the 8GB+256GB variant of Poco X2 it is still available at 20,999.

The new prices for the Poco X2 are already reflecting on Flipkart. If we compare the new prices with the original prices the phone launched at then it’s an increase of 1,500. Poco X2 was launched at 15,999, 16,999 and 19,999. Last month due to the GST hike Poco X2 along with many other phones received a price hike.

The smartphone is still one of the best performers under the sub- 20,000 range. It has a 6.67-inch full HD+ display with 120Hz refresh rate. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 730G processor paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage.

For photography, Poco X2 offers a quad camera setup of a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor, a 2-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. It also has dual selfie cameras with a 20-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensor.

The smartphone is fuelled by a 4,500mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging. Poco X2 has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.