New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) POCO, an independent brand from Chinese handset maker Xiaomi, on Tuesday launched X2 smartphone in India at a starting price of Rs 15,999 for the 6GB+64GB configuration.
The phone is available in two other storage configurations: 6GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB storage variants for Rs 16,999 and Rs 19,999, respectively.
It will be available in Matrix Purple, Atlantis Blue and Phoenix Red colour variants starting February 11.
Prospective buyers will be able to avail Rs 1,000 instant discount on ICICI credit card and EMI transactions.
POCO X2 is the second smartphone from the brand, following POCO F1 that was launched way back in 2018.
“We have four sensors at the rear. If you liked Poco F1, I’m sure you’ll love this one too,” C. Manmohan, General Manager, POCO India, told reporters here.
“Poco X2 has a 120 Hz refresh rate display and 27W fast charge support,” he told the gathering.
The smartphone sports a side mounted fingerprint scanner. POCO X2 runs Android 10 operating system (OS) and house a 4,500mAh battery with 27W fast-charging.
According to the company, POCO X2 benefits both in terms of power management and performance enhancement, from software optimisations that come with MIUI for POCO, based on Android 10 OS.
It charges the battery up to 30 per cent in 15 minutes, the company added.
POCO X2 features the Sony IMX686 64MP wide-angle sensor as part of its quad-camera setup.
In tow is an 8MP sensor with an ultra-wide angle lens; a 2MP macro shooter with autofocus than can handle subjects between 10cm and 2cm, and a 2MP depth sensor to deliver accurate info for the perfect portrait shot.