The Poco M3 has been launched in India on 3rd Feb 2021 and prices starting from Rs 10,999. The highlights include Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC, 6000 mAh battery and a full HD panel.
The Poco M3 has been launched in India as company’s new and this year’s first smartphone. The launch comes just two days before Realme is scheduled to launch the X7 and X7 Pro in the country. The Poco M3 targets customers with tight budget and brings several exciting features at an aggressive price point. The phone was launched in global markets in November last year but comes with some changes to India. The highlights include Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC, 6000 mAh battery and a full HD panel.
Poco M3 Specsifications :
- 16.59 cm (6.53 inch) Full HD+ Display.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 Processor.
- 6 GB RAM | 64 GB / 128 GB ROM.
- 48MP + 2MP + 2MP | 8MP Front Camera.
- 6000 mAh Lithium-ion Polymer Battery.
The Poco M3 features a 6.53-inch FHD+ (1,080 x 2,340) IPS LCD panel with a peak brightness of 400 nits. The screen is protected by a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It houses the front camera in a waterdrop-style notch. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 chipset which runs on Android 10 with MIUI 12 and features four Kryo 260 Gold cores clocked at 2.0GHz, four Kryo Silver cores at 1.8GHz, and an Adreno 610 GPU.
In terms of optics, it comes with a triple rear camera setup that houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.79 lens. The camera setup also includes a 2-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens. On the front, it gets a 8MP selfie camera that can record videos at 1080p 30 FPS.
Poco M3 comes with 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB and 128GB (UFS 2.2) of internal storage options that both are expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB) through a dedicated slot. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Infrared (IR) blaster, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is also a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for authentication. You’ll also get stereo speakers. The phone packs a 6,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. It measures 162.30×77.30×9.60mm and weighs 198 grams.
The phone comes in three colour variants Cool Blue, Yellow, and Power Black. It is a successor of the Poco M2 and the Poco M2 Pro which were launched last year.
Poco M3 price :
In India, the smartphone has been launched in two variants 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage. The base model is priced at Rs 10,999 while the 128GB variant is priced at Rs 11,999.
Poco M3 Offers :
Both the variants will start selling on Flipkart, First Sale is on February 9, 2021. Poco M3 can be purchased at 10% discount upto Rs 1000 using ICICI Bank Credit Card after which the effective price for 6GB RAM, 64GB storage and 6GB RAM, 128GB storage will be Rs 9,999 & Rs 10,999 respectively.