Poco has launched its X5 5G smartphone in India. The smartphone debuted globally last month and has arrived in India with specifications such as Android 12, triple rear cameras, Snapdragon 695 chipset and more. The Poco X5 Pro 5G which also debuted in India last month, comes with a more powerful processor, and that’s the Snapdragon 778G.
Poco X5 5G: Price, Availability, Offers
The Poco X5 5G has launched in two storage configurations in India – 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 256GB storage. The former costs Rs 19,999 in India, while the latter is priced at Rs 20,999.
Both of them come with a similar offer, where there’s a special first-day price alongside bank offers, bringing down the price to Rs 16,999 for base variant and Rs 18,999 for the top variant, but only for the first day of sale.
The phone is offered in three colour variants – Supernova Green, Wildcat Blue, and Jaguar Black. Poco X5 5G will go on sale in India from 12 noon IST on March 21, exclusively through Flipkart.
Poco X5 5G: Specifications
The Poco X5 5G sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with an FHD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 1200 nits peak brightness, and HDR10+ support. There is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for security. It is powered by the Snapdragon 695 processor with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage.
The device features triple rear cameras comprising of a a 48-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. There is a 16MP front-facing selfie snapper.
The device is backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 33W fast charging. It runs on MIUI 14-based Android 12 out of the box. Other features on the Poco X5 5G include USB-C port, NFC, 3.5mm jack, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, coin vibration motor, stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos and more.