POCO X3 GT with 6.6-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Dimensity 1100, 8GB RAM, 5000mAh battery, 67W fast charging announced

POCO just announced the POCO X3 GT, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in the X3 series in Malaysia, as it had promised. This is a rebranded Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G smartphone that was introduced in China in May. It packs a 6.6-inch Full HD+ LCD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, Adaptive sync variable refresh rate to switch between 120Hz, 90Hz, 60Hz, 50Hz, 48Hz and 24Hz depending on the content, supports DCI-P3 color gamut and has Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Continue reading “POCO X3 GT with 6.6-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Dimensity 1100, 8GB RAM, 5000mAh battery, 67W fast charging announced”

POCO F3 GT MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5.4.0 with July Android security patch]

POCO launched the POCO F3 GT handset last week in India. The POCO F3 GT is the second POCO F-series handset to launch in India. The handset is a rebranded Redmi K40 Game Enhanced Edition that launched a few months back in China. The handset boots the company’s proprietary MIUI 12.5 on top of Android 11.

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POCO F3 GT Unboxing and First Impressions

POCO today launched the POCO F3 GT, the company’s top-end smartphone in the F series as the successor to the POCO F1 which was launched in India back in 2018. This might not be priced as aggressively as the POCO F1, but this packs in a lot of features, offering a good value for what you pay. Here we have the unboxing and first impressions of the phone. Continue reading “POCO F3 GT Unboxing and First Impressions”

POCO X3 GT to be announced on July 28 [Update: Render, Dimensity 1100, 67W Turbo charging confirmed]

Update: POCO X3 GT renders have surfaced that resemble the Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G smartphone, as rumoured earlier. The company has also confirmed Dimensity 1100 and support for 67W Turbo charging, which is the same as Note 10 Pro 5G. Continue reading “POCO X3 GT to be announced on July 28 [Update: Render, Dimensity 1100, 67W Turbo charging confirmed]”

POCO F3 GT with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Dimensity 1200, Gaming Triggers, 5065mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 26999

POCO just launched the POCO F3 GT, the company’s first gaming smartphone in India, as it had promised. It has a 6.67-inch FHD+ flexible 10-bit AMOLED screen with 120Hz high refresh rate, HDR 10+, DC Dimming, 480Hz touch sampling rate, 1.8mm trilateral equal width, 2.7mm ultra-narrow chin. It is powered by 6nm Dimensity 1200 SoC with up to 8GB of RAM. Continue reading “POCO F3 GT with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Dimensity 1200, Gaming Triggers, 5065mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 26999”

POCO X2 MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5 stable update starts rolling out]

POCO launched the POCO X2 smartphone in India last month, running MIUI 11.0 Global Stable on top of Android 10. POCO X2 is the rebranded version of Redmi K30 4G which was launched in China back in December. The smartphone has already started receiving Android 10 based MIUI 12 update.

MIUI 12 brings all-new design and animations along with new features such as Super Wallpapers, Floating Window, New Control Center, Enhanced Privacy Protection features such as Interceptor, Flare, Hidden Mask Mode and more to the devices, check out this post to learn more about MIUI 12 features. Continue reading “POCO X2 MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5 stable update starts rolling out]”

POCO F3 GT with 120Hz AMOLED 10-bit display, Slipstream Design, Dimensity 1200 SoC teased ahead of India launch

POCO India recently confirmed that it will launch the POCO F3 GT smartphone, and the company has been posting multiple teasers lately. Following that, today, the company has revealed information regarding the display and design of the POCO F3 GT. Continue reading “POCO F3 GT with 120Hz AMOLED 10-bit display, Slipstream Design, Dimensity 1200 SoC teased ahead of India launch”

POCO F3 GT with Dimensity 1200 teased ahead of India launch this Q3 2021

Update: POCO has posted a new teaser for the phone that shows the button layout of the phone that resembles the Redmi K40 Gaming Edition. We can expect the official launch date soon, which is rumoured to be early August. Continue reading “POCO F3 GT with Dimensity 1200 teased ahead of India launch this Q3 2021”

POCO X3 Pro MIUI 12 Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5 with June security patch rolling out in India]

POCO India launched the POCO X3 Pro last week in India. POCO X3 Pro boots Android 11 with the company’s proprietary skin – MIUI 12 on top. MIUI 12 brings with it an all-new design and animations along with features such as Super Wallpapers, Floating Window, New Control Center, Enhanced Privacy Protection features such as Interceptor, Flare, Hidden Mask Mode, and more to the devices, check out this post to learn more about MIUI 12 features.

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POCO India acknowledges POCO X2 ‘camera not working’ issue, suggests solution

After a lot of complaints from POCO X2 users in India regarding the ‘camera not working’ issue, POCO has acknowledged the issue, saying that it has been reported by less than 0.2% of the total POCO X2 user base in India. For the affected users, the company has asked to follow the software solution protocol mentioned and added that this should fix the problem for the majority of the devices. Continue reading “POCO India acknowledges POCO X2 ‘camera not working’ issue, suggests solution”

POCO X3 MIUI 12 Software Update Tracker [Update: Android 11 update starts rolling out]

POCO launched the POCO X3 smartphone in India back in September running MIUI 12.0 Global Stable on top of Android 10. MIUI 12 comes with an all-new design and animations along with new features such as Super Wallpapers, Floating Window, New Control Center, Enhanced Privacy Protection features such as Interceptor, Flare, Hidden Mask Mode, and more. Check out this post to learn more about MIUI 12 features in detail.

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POCO M3 Pro 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700, up to 6GB RAM, 5000mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 13999

POCO just launched the POCO M3 Pro 5G, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphone in India, as it had promised. It packs a 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz DynamicSwitch DotDisplay that is capable of adjusting to content automatically (30Hz/50Hz/60Hz/90Hz), has 91% screen-to-body ratio and a 8MP front camera inside the punch-hole. It is powered by Dimensity 700 SoC with up to 6GB of RAM. Continue reading “POCO M3 Pro 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700, up to 6GB RAM, 5000mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 13999”

POCO M3 Pro 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700 launching in India on June 8

POCO just confirmed the launch of the company first 5G phone in India, the POCO M3 Pro 5G on June 8th. As usual, it will be sold on Flipkart after the launch. It was introduced for global markets last month and is actually a version of the Redmi Note 10 5G with a new design. Continue reading “POCO M3 Pro 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700 launching in India on June 8”

Redmi AirDots 3 Pro could launch in select markets as POCO Pop Buds / Redmi Buds 3 Pro

Xiaomi under its Redmi brand introduced the Redmi AirDots 3 Pro in China last week. Now the headset has been certified by Bluetooth SIG with the model number TWSEJ01ZM. There are also two other products Redmi Buds 3 Pro and POCO Pop Buds with the same model numbers, so the AirDots 3 Pro could launch outside China under these names. Continue reading “Redmi AirDots 3 Pro could launch in select markets as POCO Pop Buds / Redmi Buds 3 Pro”

Get Android 11 on POCO F1 with LineageOS 18.1

LineageOS is a popular Android-based OS amongst custom ROM enthusiasts. LineageOS team recently announced LineageOS 18.1, which uses Android 11 as the base. The developer team also dropped the latest LineageOS 18.1 for various popular devices including the POCO F1. Continue reading “Get Android 11 on POCO F1 with LineageOS 18.1”