Poco M2 With MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, Quad Rear Cameras Launched in India
Xiaomi yesterday launched the Poco X3 NFC and introduced Poco M2 today. This is the company’s first mid-range device to be launched globally and the highlights of this phone includes 5000 mAh battery, 13 MP Quad Camera setup with 6GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.
The new smartphone will arrive with a generous 6.53 inch screen with a drop-shaped notch. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
The device will not disappoint in performance, as it arrives with the MediaTek Helio G80 processor with 6GB of RAM. This is the same “chip” included with Redmi 9 or Realme 6i. It is paired with Mali G52 GPU and 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM. For storage, the Poco M2 comes with up to 128GB onboard that is expandable via microSD card.
In terms of optics, the Poco M2 has a quad rear camera setup that includes a 13-megapixel primary shooter, an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5-megapixel sensor with a macro lens, and lastly, a 2-megapixel depth sensor. On the front, you get a 8-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calls. The front camera sensor is housed in a notch.
The phone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. The phone also comes with a P2i coating for splash resistance.
Poco M2 Specifications:
- 6.53 Full HD + screen with 19.5: 9 aspect ratio and Gorilla Glass 3
- MediaTek Helio G80 processor
- 6 GB LPDDR4X RAM
- 64 GB or 128 GB of eMMC 5.1 storage
- Quadruple set of cameras
- 13 MP main sensor (f / 2.2)
- 8 MP Wide (f / 2.2)
- 5 MP macro (f / 2.5)
- Depth sensor
- 8 MP front camera (f / 2.0)
- USB-C, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, fingerprint reader
- 5,000 mAh battery
- Colors: gray, purple and green
- Android 10, MIUI 12
Connectivity options on the phone include dual-band Wi-Fi, dual VoLTE support, 4G, Bluetooth v5.0, IR Blaster, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C port. The sensors onboard the Poco M2 includes accelerometer, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
The phone will be offered in three colour options namely, Pitch Black, Slate Blue, and Brick Red. The dual-SIM (Nano) Poco M2 runs on MIUI for Poco, based on Android 10, and MIUI 12 will be coming soon.
Poco M2 price in Nepal, availability
The Poco M2 comes in two configurations – 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB. The base variant is priced at Rs. 10,999, while the top-end variant is priced at Rs. 12,499.
- Poco M2 – 6GB + 64GB – INR 10,999 – NRs 17,599
- Poco M2 – 6GB + 128GB – INR 12,499 – NRs 19,999