Poco M2 to Go on First Sale Today at 12 Noon via Flipkart |Price in India |Specifications
Poco’s affordable mid-range phone, the Poco M2, goes on sale today via Flipkart at 12pm. The Poco M2 is as of now, the most affordable Poco phone and is a toned down version of the Poco M2 Pro. The highlights of the device are a MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, a 5,000 mAh battery and up to 6 GB of RAM and a dedicated microSD card slot.
Poco M2 Price in India, Sale Offers
The Poco M2 will be available for sale via Flipkart starting at 12 p.m. (noon) onwards. The 6GB + 64GB variant is priced at Rs. 10,999, while the 6GB + 128GB variant is priced at Rs. 12,499. The phone is offered in three color options: Pitch Black, Slate Blue, and Brick Red.
Selling options on Flipkart for the Poco M2 include Rs. Instant discount 750 with ICICI Bank credit cards and EMI transactions with credit and debit cards and a 5 percent refund on the Flipkart Axis Bank credit card. Free EMIs are also available starting at Rs. 1,223.
Poco M2 Specifications
Looking at the specs, we get a 6.53-inch FHD + display with a regular 60Hz refresh rate. The company noted that users prefer higher resolution panels with a low refresh rate than a low-resolution panel with a high refresh rate.
The Poco M2 runs on the MediaTek Helio G80 SoC with an eight-core CPU clocked at up to 2.0GHz and Mali-G52 GPU.
As mentioned above, we get 6GB LPDDR4X RAM with up to 128GB of internal storage and a dedicated microSD card slot. Poco has also added HyperEngine gaming technology to deliver better gaming performance with better resource management and more.
As part of the feature, we get dual band Wi-Fi, dual VoLTE, and dual VoWiFi.
Moving on to the camera segment, we get a quad-camera setup on the back with a 13-megapixel primary sensor. Poco has also added an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro camera.
We also get an 8-megapixel camera sensor on the front for selfies. Poco M2 is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery along with support for 18W fast charging technology. Other features include Bluetooth 5.0, wireless FM radio, infrared emitter, 3.5mm audio jack, and dual microphones.
The Poco M2 will feature MIUI 11 based on Android 10 out of the box at the software end and MIUI 12 coming soon. The company also noted that the device will not include ads. Instead, we will get a clean experience with Poco Launcher 2.0. Finally, the device will be available in three colors, including Slate Blue, Brick Red, and Pitch Black.