Xiaomi introduced Poco X3 Pro and Poco F3: Subflagramian smartphones at an affordable price


The Chinese company Xiaomi announced two new smartphones under the Poco subbrend. It is Poco X3 Pro and Poco F3, which we will tell now.

This smartphone looks like an original POCO X3 with a large display and chambers and a LED flash built in the X-shaped on the rear panel. And the main difference between the Pro version from the base model lies in the processor. Poco X3 Pro is based on the newest chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 860, which is essentially an overclocuted version of the 2019 flagship processor Snapdragon 855. The company makes it 6 or 8 GB of operational and 128 or 256 GB of built-in memory.

In front of POCO X3 Pro, a 6.67-inch display with full HD + resolution, aspect ratio of 20 to 9 and 120 Hz update frequency. On top of the display there is a small O-shaped cutout — it has a 20 megapixel front camera for selfie and video link. And the main camera of the smartphone consists of four sensors: the main 48 megapixel, 8 megapixel with a ultra-crown lens, 2-megapixel with a macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor for portrait shooting.

For the autonomous work of the new smartphone, the battery is responsible for the capacity of 5160 mAh. It supports a quick charging feature with a power of 33 watts through the USB port of Type-C. Among other features of the novelties are the fingerprint scanner installed on the side, stereo speakers with Hi-Res audio and support Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC and GPS. The device runs running the mobile operating system Android 11 with miui 12 installed over the shell.

POCO X3 Pro, despite its characteristics of subflagman level, is quite cheap. Thus, the model from 6/128 GB of memory in the European market was estimated at 249 euros, and the version from 8/256 GB of memory — at 299 euros. The start of sales of new items is scheduled for this Wednesday, March 24.

POCO F3 is positioned as a new flagship model of the brand, but in fact it is rebranding the previously released REDMI K40. The device is based on the subflagamine level chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 with a built-in 5G modem in combination with 6 or 8 GB of operational and 128 or 256 GB of internal memory. Also inside the smartphone, the battery 4520 mAh with a quick charge of 33 watts via the USB port of Type-C is placed.

The POCO F3 display has a size of 6.67 inches diagonally and occupies almost the entire front panel. Its resolution is 2400 at 1080 pixels (Full HD +) with the aspect ratio of 20 to 9 and the update frequency of 120 Hz. In the top of the screen, a 20 megapixel front camera is installed, and a 48 megapixel main camera is located on the back cover of the smartphone with an 8-megapixel ultrashirovogol sensor and a 5-megapixel module with a telemacro-lens. The pre-installed operating system is declared Android 11 with the MIUI 12 shell. There is also a fingerprint scanner (side), stereo speakers and NFC support for contactless payment.

Poco F3 sales in Europe start March 27. Question price — 349 Euro per version with 6/128 GB of memory and 399 euros per model with 8/256 GB of memory.