POCO launched the next iteration to its X series globally on September 7. The Indian launch is said to be followed soon. POCO launched the device in a live event with its main focus on camera and gaming. Let’s see what changes it brings to its predecessor. We will also be looking at Poco X3 price in Nepal and its availability.
Poco X3 overview
Poco X3 can be a great performing gaming phone with a dynamic 120HZ display, a massive 6000mAh battery coupled with a 33-watt charging. It flaunts a 64 MP quad camera on the back and a single selfie shooter on the front.
Design and Display
The design of this phone is quite refreshing and a bold one. It features an aluminium frame with a big logo engraved on its plastic back. At 10.05 mm thick and over 215 gms heavy, it seems to be quite unwieldy.
The display is an interesting one however because Poco presents a dynamic 120Hz panel which can switch the refresh rate from 50 to 120Hz based on the usage scenario. The display also comes with a 240Hz touch sampling luring all the mobile gamers out there!
Poco has launched this new phone with the newest gaming processor from Qualcomm itself, the Snapdragon 732G which is a small improvement over its predecessor, the 730G. This phone caters to the mobile gamers so the performance ought to be good and this is pretty much the best mid-range can offer right now. Poco has promised to obtain the most from this processor with its LiquidCool 1.0+.
The camera is a solid quad setup sporting a 64MP Sony IMX 682 sensor as the main camera. Assisting it are the 13 MP ultrawide sensor and a depth and a macro sensor with 2MP each. Though not a significant improvement in the camera front from a hardware perspective, Poco has promised a better camera experience with its software features like AI sky optimization and cool night filters like the cyberpunk and gold. The front camera is a decent 20MP single shooter.
The battery is the strength of the new X3 as it offers one of the highest in segment 6000maH capacity. Poco has vouched for 2-day plus battery life with 13 hours of continuous gaming on a single charge. The high battery capacity is adjunct by a fast 33w charging with the fast charger in-box. With the in-box charger, Poco has claimed that the 33-watt charger is up to 26% faster than other chargers with the same wattage.
The phone runs on MIUI 12 based on Android 10 topped by the Poco Launcher 2.0. It rocks some new features like one-click screencast while gaming.
Poco X3 is a pretty solid phone at its price and it’s a no-brainer for mobile gaming enthusiasts. It adds some new features like the 240Hz touch sampling and dual stereo speaker setup. The design is quite audacious and the battery capacity is huge. Camera hardware and software seem to be improved slightly.
Poco X3 Specifications
- Design: Plastic back with big logo engraved
- Dimensions: 165.3×76.8×10.05mm
- Display: 6.67″ IPS LCD, 120hz, 240 Hz touch sampling, 20:9 aspect ratio,
- Gorilla Glass 3+ protection
- Resolution: 1080×2400
- Front Camera: 20MP f/2.2
- Rear Camera:
- 64MP f/1.9
- 13MP ultrawide(f/2.2,119° FOV)
- 2MP depth(f/2.4)
- 2MP macro (f/2.4)
- Processor: Snapdragon 732G
- GPU: Adreno 618
- RAM: 6 GB
- Storage: 64/128 GB
- Audio: Dual stereo speakers
- Battery: 6000maH, 33-watt fast charging
- Fingerprint scanner: Side-mounted
Poco X3 Price in Nepal and Availability
Poco X3 (6/64 GB) has been launched in India for INR 16,999. Though there are no official channels of Poco in Nepal, it might be available via unofficial channels at a price of about NPR. 32,000 for the base variant.
|Smartphone Model||Price in Nepal(Expected)|
|Poco X3(6/64 GB)||NPR. 32,000|
|Poco X3(6/128 GB)||NPR. 36,000|
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