POCO has launched their latest smartphone, the POCO M2 in India which shares its specifications with the Redmi 9 Prime. The device comes with a 6.53-inch Full HD+ LCD display with water drop notch for the front camera protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 processor with ARM Mali-G52 GPU. It comes with 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM with two storage options – 64GB or 128GB which can be expanded up to 512 GB using microSD card. It is the younger sibling of the POCO M2 Pro which was launched earlier in India.
The POCO M2 comes with Android 10 with MIUI 11 which will be upgraded to MIUI 12 shortly. The device comes with a 13MP primary rear AI camera along with an 8MP ultra-wide secondary lens, a 5MP 4cm Macro sensor is also present while a 2MP depth sensor is the fourth lens in the Rear camera set up.
POCO M2 Specifications:
Display: 6.53-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen with 400 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
Processor: Octa Core MediaTek Helio G80 12nm processor with up to 950MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
RAM and Storage: 6GB LPPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
Rear Camera: 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, 8MP 118.2° ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth and 5MP 4cm macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
Front Camera: 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
OS: Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
Connevtivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
Battery: 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging
The device comes with a Splash resistant P2i coating, it sports a Fingerprint sensor on the back along with an IR blaster which is quite useful in some circumstances in day to day life. It supports Dual 4G VoLTE along with Bluetooth 5 and has a USB Type-C port.
The POCO M2 is priced at Rs. 10,999 for the 6GB/64GB variant and Rs. 12499 for the 6GB/128Gb variant, it will be available in Brick Red, Pitch Black and Slate Blue colors. You can purchase the device from September 15th on Flipkart.com.