In a remarkable kickstart to the year, POCO expanded its most sought-after X series portfolio with the launch of the X6 series in India. Making its India debut with many firsts, the POCO X6 series which includes the POCO X6 and POCO X6 Pro, is geared towards providing enhanced performance and establishing new benchmarks in the Indian smartphone landscape.
Sharing his excitement on the launch, Himanshu Tandon, Country Head, POCO India said, "The X series has always been the anchor of our brand, representing our commitment to pushing boundaries and introducing groundbreaking innovations. With each new X series smartphone, we have strived to bring many 'firsts' to the market, setting new benchmarks in technology and user experience. The POCO X6 series carries forward this legacy, embodying our relentless pursuit of excellence and our promise to deliver exceptional value. We are thrilled to bring this latest addition to our X series lineup, empowering our users with cutting-edge features and an unparalleled smartphone experience."
POCO X6 Pro
More Power to the Performance
POCO X6 Pro marks the India debut of the MediaTek Dimensity 8300-Ultra SoC with an AuTuTu score of 1.4 Million+. This chipset is built on a 4nm process technology, ensuring efficient performance and power management. The smartphone is equipped with a powerful CPU configuration, including 1x Cortex A715 core clocked at 3.35 GHz, 3x Cortex A715 cores clocked at 3.2GHz, and 4x Cortex A510 cores clocked at 2.2GHz, providing a balance between high-performance tasks and power efficiency. The device utilizes LPDDR5X RAM and UFS 4.0 storage technology, ensuring fast and efficient data transfer speeds. This combination enhances overall system performance and responsiveness.
To ensure efficient heat dissipation during charging and heavy usage, POCO X6 Pro incorporates a 5000mm² VC Cooling system made of stainless steel. This cooling system helps maintain optimal performance and prevents overheating, allowing users to extend their gaming sessions without experiencing performance degradation. Additionally, the device incorporates Wild Boost 2.0 which ensures stable and smooth gaming for extended periods. It also fine-tunes RAM frequency to help lower the overall power usage while maintaining great quality, avoiding sudden frame drops and stuttering issues.
Flagship level Display & Design
POCO X6 Pro boasts the brand's most immersive display yet- the stunning 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1.5K - 2712 x 1220, providing an immersive viewing experience. With a screen-to-body ratio of 94.27% and pixel density of 446 PPI, the display of the device delivers sharp and clear visuals making it perfect for streaming videos and playing games. POCO X6 Pro boasts an impressive color gamut of 100% DCI-P3 (typ), showcasing a remarkable color depth of over 68.7 Billion+ colors. The display also features a refresh rate of 120Hz and supports Dolby Vision®, which enhances the color and contrast of the content being played on the screen.
POCO X6 Pro features an In-Display Fingerprint sensor, which provides a secure and convenient way to unlock the phone. Available in three captivating colors, POCO X6 Pro introduces the distinctive Vegan Leather POCO Yellow, as well as the classic choices of Racing Grey and Spectre Black. The smartphone is protected by Corning®️ Gorilla®️ Glass and IP54 rating, making it a durable smartphone. The device also POCO X6 Pro has quite compact dimensions making the device comfortable to hold and easy to handle. With a weight of 186-190g, the device strikes a balance between being lightweight and substantial, offering a premium feel in the hand.
Seamless Network & Connectivity
POCO X6 Pro is also the first device in India to be equipped with the Xiaomi HyperOS and Android 14 providing a seamless and intuitive user experience, allowing users to enjoy the latest features and advancements in mobile technology. POCO X6 Pro supports 14 5G bands for users to access fast and reliable 5G connectivity, regardless of their location. Delivering a holistic smartphone experience, the smartphone also includes NFC.
POCO X6 Pro is equipped with a 64MP OIS triple rear camera, with a sensor size of 1/1.2" and a default pixel size of 0.7μm, delivering high-resolution and detailed images. The large f/1.79 aperture allows for excellent low-light performance, while the inclusion of OIS and EIS (ensures steady and blur-free images and videos. Additionally, the rear camera setup includes an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens while the 2x in-sensor lossless zoom provides flexibility in capturing distant subjects.
The camera system also features Night Mode for stunning low-light photography, AI camera capabilities for intelligent scene recognition and optimization, and support for HEIF format for efficient image storage. The device also features a 16MP front camera that captures stunning selfies along with the AI Beautify mode that enhances facial features and offers 12 different filters for creative expression. POCO X6 Pro also supports HDR video recording at various resolutions, including 4K at 30fps, 720p at 30fps, and 1080p at 30fps along with Dual Video feature.
POCO X6 Pro is equipped with a high-capacity 5000mAh battery along with a 67W Turbo Charge feature that allows users to charge their devices at lightning-fast speed. With the combination of a high-capacity battery and fast-charging technology, POCO X6 Pro can charge from 0% to 100% in up to 41 minutes, saving users a significant amount of time.
POCO X6 Pro boasts a dual stereo setup complemented by Dolby Atmos®️ support, elevating it into the realm of a multimedia powerhouse with immersive stereo sound. Additionally, the inclusion of dual stereo speakers and certifications for both Hi-Res Audio (Wired) and Hi-Res Audio (Wireless) further enhance the device's audio capabilities, promising an exceptional audio experience.
Under the hood, POCO X6 is powered by the Snapdragon® 7s Gen 2 Mobile Platform, built on a 4nm process technology. It features a combination of 4x Cortex-A78 cores clocked at 2.4 GHz and 4x Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.95 GHz, providing a balance of performance and efficiency. The device is equipped with the Adreno GPU A710 for smooth graphics rendering and gaming performance. It has an AnTuTu benchmark score of 640K+. The POCO X6 offers memory variants of 8+256GB, and 12+512GB, providing ample storage for all your needs.
POCO X6 offers an immersive viewing experience with its 6.67" AMOLED display with a resolution of 1.5K (2712 x 1220) and a pixel density of 446 PPI, ensuring sharp and vibrant visuals. POCO X6 supports a refresh rate of 120Hz and an Adaptive Sync display with four levels of refresh rate adjustment: 30Hz, 60Hz, 90Hz, and 120Hz. The POCO X6 display is equipped with Dolby Vision® technology and has a touch sampling rate of 240Hz, ensuring precise and responsive touch interactions. Additionally, the instantaneous touch sampling rate is an impressive 2160Hz, further enhancing the touch responsiveness of the device.
The color reproduction of POCO X6 display is excellent, with a color gamut of 100% DCI-P3 (typ) and a color depth of 68.7 Billion+ colors. The contrast ratio is 5,000,000:1, allowing for deep blacks and vibrant colors. The display peak brightness of 1800nits, ensuring excellent visibility even in bright outdoor conditions.
The display is protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus®, providing durability and scratch resistance. The POCO X6 is available in two color options: Mirror Black and Snowstorm White. The device showcases a flash design reminiscent of a turbine, achieving a harmonious balance between lightness and substantiality. It weighs a mere 181g and not only ensures a lightweight feel but also delivers a premium touch and feel in the hand. It has an IP54 rating for water and dust resistance, protecting against splashes and dust ingress.
In terms of the camera setup, the POCO X6 boasts a 64MP triple rear camera system. The main sensor has a size of 1/1.2" and a pixel size of 0.7μm, allowing for detailed and high-resolution photos. It has a large aperture of f/1.79 and is equipped with OIS and EIS for steady and blur-free shots. The device also features an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP macro camera for close-up shots. For selfies, the POCO X6 is equipped with a 16MP front camera with an f/2.45 aperture, ensuring clear and detailed self-portraits.
Battery and Audio
POCO X6 is powered by a 5100mAh battery, ensuring long-lasting usage. It comes with a 67W inbox charger, allowing for fast and convenient charging. The device features a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. POCO X6 offers an immersive audio experience with Dolby Atmos® technology and dual stereo speakers. It is Hi-Res Audio & Hi-Res Audio Wireless certified, ensuring high-quality audio output. The device also retains the 3.5mm headphone jack, allowing users to connect their favorite wired headphones.
Security and Connectivity
In terms of security and authentication, POCO X6 features an In-Display Fingerprint sensor for quick and secure unlocking. It also supports AI face unlock for added convenience. The device offers 10 5G band support, ensuring compatibility with various 5G networks. POCO X6 runs on MIUI 14 based on Android 13, providing a user-friendly interface and a range of features. It offers three major Android updates and four years of security patch updates, ensuring a secure and up-to-date software experience.
Pricing & Availability
POCO X6 series, with an enticing starting price of INR 19,999*, is set to make its grand debut exclusively on Flipkart. Both POCO X6 and X6 Pro are open for pre-booking from 8 PM on January 11, 2024. The devices will transition to an open sale, starting at 12 PM on January 16, 2024.
Dive into the options offered by POCO X6 5G, available in Mirror Black and Snowstorm White, and presented in two variants: 8+256GB at INR 19,999* and 12+512GB at INR 22,999*. On the other hand, POCO X6 Pro 5G, available in Racing Grey, Spectre Black, and the unique Vegan Leather POCO Yellow, offers two variants: 8+256GB at INR 24,999* and 12+512GB at INR 26,999*. Notably, these prices are inclusive of the INR 2,000 discount applicable on ICICI Credit/Debit cards and EMI transactions. Alternatively, customers can enjoy the same discount of INR 2000 through the product exchange offer, ensuring a compelling deal for tech enthusiasts.