POCO, the sub-brand of Xiaomi, has launched its latest smartphone, the POCO X6 and POCO X6 Pro, in India. The X6 is offers a stunning display, a powerful processor, a massive battery, and a versatile camera system at an affordable price. While the X6 Pro is a flagship killer smartphone that offers a brilliant display, a beastly processor, a huge battery, and a great camera system at a reasonable price.
Both the X6 Pro and X6 are run on Android 14 that are based HyperOS out-of-the-box and this is the first phone out of China that are comes with much awaited HyperOS, both phones are promised to receive 3 OS upgrades and 4 years of security updates.
Poco X6 Pro Specifications
The POCO X6 Pro features a 6.67-inch 1.5K OLED 12bit display with 120Hz refresh rate for fluid scrolling and gaming, and a 1920Hz PWM dimming for reduced flicker and eye fatigue. The display also has a 1800nit peak brightness for superb visibility in any lighting condition, and a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus for enhanced protection.
The POCO X6 Pro is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 8300 Ultra chipset, paired with Mali G615 MC6 GPU. The chipset delivers blazing-fast performance and efficiency for multitasking, gaming, and AI tasks. The POCO X6 Pro also comes with LPDDR5x RAM and UFS 4.0 storage for rapid and smooth operation.
It has a triple-camera system on the back, consisting of a 64MP OV64B primary camera, along with an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera, and a 2MP macro camera. The camera system can capture stunning photos and videos in various modes and scenarios, such as night mode, portrait mode, pro mode, and more. The POCO X6 Pro also has a 16MP selfie camera on the front, which can take beautiful selfies and support face unlock.
The phone backed with 5000mAh battery that can last for a whole day of heavy usage. The battery also supports 67W fast charging. Talking about other highlighted features of the smartphone, it has in-display fingerprint sensor for authentication, Dual stereo speakers, X-axis linear motor for haptic, IR blaster. Connectivity option include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, e-compass. Lastly the phone measure 8.05mm thickness and a 190 gram weight.
Poco X6 Pro Price and Availability
The POCO X6 Pro is available in two variant: base 8GB+256GB will be available at ₹24,999 while higher 12GB+512GB variant is priced at ₹26,999. It will be available in Poco Yellow, Racing Grey, and Spectre Black from 16th Jan and sold via Flipkart and mi.com. ICICI card holder can get ₹2,000 instant discount on credit, debit card and EMI transactions.
POCO X6 Specs and Features
The POCO X6 many similarities except its processor that is powered by the Snapdragon 7s Gen 2 chipset, which is based on a 4nm Samsung process. The chipset has an octa-core CPU with 4 × 2.2GHz Cortex A78 cores and 4 × 1.95GHz Cortex A55 cores, along with an Adreno 710 GPU. The chipset delivers outstanding performance and efficiency for multitasking, gaming, and AI tasks. The POCO X6 also comes with LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 2.2 storage for fast and smooth operation.
It is backed with slitly bigger 5100mAh battery that is also supports 67W fast charging. All others specs like camera, display, sensor, connectivity are same as POCO X6 Pro.
Poco X6 Price and Availability
The Poco X6 price starts at ₹18,999 for 8GB + 256GB storage variant, 12GB + 256GB RAM and storage models will be available at ₹21,999, while higher 12GB + 512GB options priced at ₹22,999. The phone will arrive in Mirror Black and Snowstorm White colour options form 16th Jan with same offer and also sold via Flipkart.