Poco Will Retail Poco X2 Via Online Channels Due to Coronavirus

  • Poco to start selling Poco X2 via Flipkart
  • The phone will be available in three storage variants and three colour variants
  • Poco X2 features Android 10 and hybrid SIM slots

Poco will go on its second sale today with its latest Poco X2 smartphone variant. The company is planning to retail the smartphone via Flipkart. The smartphone was launched in India last month and went on sale for the first time in February.

The company informed that the availability of the Poco X2 has been restricted due to the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus, but the device will be available for purchase via Flipkart, starting Tuesday.

Product available in three variant

The Poco X2 will feature three different storage variants in India. The base model comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage and will be retailed at an MRP of Rs 15,999. The variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will be retailed at an MRP of Rs 16,999. The model with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage will be retailed at an MRP of Rs 19,999. Poco X2 will be available in three colours: Red, Blue, and Purple.

The new smartphone features an aluminium frame with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 at the front as well as the rear. It weighs around 208 grams and is 8.8mm thick. The device features a 6.67-inch display with Full HD+ resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels, HDR10 support, 20:9 aspect ratio and supports 120Hz refresh rate.

Features and offers

The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G mobile platform with Adreno 618 graphics processor. The Poco X2 features up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. It also features a quad-camera setup on the back. The front camera uses a 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 sensor with f/1.9 aperture and phase-detect autofocus. The smartphone is paired with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture. There are also dual 2-megapixel sensors that act as depth and macro sensors.

The smartphone features dual 20-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensors housed in a pill-shaped cutout for selfies. The Poco X2 runs MIUI 11 based on Android 10 and supports hybrid SIM slots. The phone comes with a 4,500mAh battery and supports 27W fast charging. The phone supports WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and USB Type-C port.

The company stated that during the sale today, customers will get a Rs 1,000 instant discount on ICICI Credit Card and EMI transactions.