Unveiling of Poco M5, A Cheap Smartphone That Competes With Redmi 11 Prime And Realme C33

Unveiling of Poco M5, A Cheap Smartphone That Competes With Redmi 11 Prime And Realme C33


            POCO, formerly known as POCO by Xiaomi and Pocophone announced in August of 2018 is a Chinese company that manufactures mid-range smartphones. POCO is originally under Xiaomi and as its sub brand. Just before the launch of its second unit POCO India became an independent brand, that is in January of 2020.

In a span of 3 years, the company was able to release 11 units named Xiaomi Pocophone F1, POCO F2 Pro, POCO F3, POCO F3 GT, POCO F4 GT, POCO F4, POCO X2, POCO X3, POCO X3 NFC, POCO X3 Pro, POCO X3 GT, POCO X4 Pro 5G, POCO X4 GT, POCO M2 Pro, POCO M2, POCO M2 Reloaded, POCO M3, POCO M3 Pro, POCO M4 Pro 5G, POCO M4 Pro, POCO M4 5G, POCO M5, POCO M5s, POCO C3, POCO C31 and POCO C40.

In India, POCO has developed a brand-new phone called the POCO M5. Below, we have the curated list of the phone’s specifications.

This device features a 90 Hz screen refresh rate display and a MediaTek processor which is one of the best processor’s out there. The POCO M5 has a faux leather back panel and is classified as a cheap yet high quality smartphone in India. Let’s look at the other features and cost of the recently released POCO phone.

The 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage edition of the Poco M5 costs Rs 12,499 in India, while the 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage option costs Rs 14,499. The phone will be offered on Flipkart, India’s best and most popular buy and sell platform, starting on September 13 in the color options Power Black, Yellow, and Icy Blue.

The Poco M5 boasts a 6.58 inch Full HD+ screen with a screen refresh rate of 90 Hz and is powered by a MediaTek Helio G99 chipset that has 4 GB RAM or 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage space or 128 GB internal storage space respectively. A 5,000 mAh battery that supports 33 W fast charging powers the device.

The POCO M5 proudly sports an 8 megapixel front facing camera for selfies and video chats, a 50 megapixel main camera in the back for images and videos, a 2 megapixel depth camera, and a 2 megapixel macro lens. Additionally, the phone has connectivity features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.3, 4G, and a 3,5 mm headphone port.

It won’t hurt trying something new. Although POCO’s name is not as impactful as other tech giants, it is one of the most promising brands and future is bright for the said company. Although they only have a few units released, POCO’s products have received high reviews and praise from consumers.

We are sure to be on the look out for POCO’s upcoming endeavours. As we’ve said, future really is bright for the young and new company and we are here for it.