Poco, the renowned sub-brand of Xiaomi, is poised to make waves in the Indian smartphone market with the imminent launch of the Poco X6 Neo, the first phone adorned with the Neo branding. Although the official launch date is yet to be confirmed, industry insiders suggest that the eagerly anticipated device could hit the Indian market as early as next month.
The Poco X6 Neo is speculated to be a rebranded version of the Redmi Note 13R Pro, which made its debut in China in November with a price tag of CNY 1,999 (approximately Rs. 23,000) for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. Now, let’s delve into the expected specifications and features that make the Poco X6 Neo an exciting prospect for smartphone enthusiasts.
Design And Display
Boasting a sleek bar design with dimensions of 161.1 x 75 x 7.7 mm and a weight of 175 grams, the Poco X6 Neo exudes a modern and lightweight appeal. The device is IP54 certified, making it dust and splash resistant, enhancing its durability and longevity.
The Poco X6 Neo is equipped with a vibrant 6.67-inch OLED display, offering a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and supporting 1 billion colors. The display, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass, features a smooth 120Hz refresh rate and can achieve a peak brightness of 1000 nits, ensuring a delightful viewing experience.
In the camera department, the Poco X6 Neo sports a dual rear setup featuring a 64 MP wide lens and a 2 MP depth sensor. The front-facing camera boasts a 16 MP wide lens, ensuring crisp and vibrant selfies. Both rear and front cameras support 1080p video recording at 30fps, providing users with versatile photography and videography capabilities.
Under the hood, the smartphone packs a powerful punch with an octa-core CPU, comprising 2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 and 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 cores, accompanied by a Mali-G57 MC2 GPU. With a substantial 12GB of RAM and a capacious 256GB internal storage, the Poco X6 Neo promises seamless multitasking and ample space for apps, photos, and videos. Unfortunately, there’s no provision for external storage via a memory card slot.
On the software front, the Poco X6 Neo is expected to run on Android 13, coupled with Xiaomi’s MIUI 14 user interface, offering a user-friendly and feature-rich experience. The device incorporates a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, along with a suite of sensors including accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.
The device is fueled by a non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery, complemented by 33W wired charging support. In terms of network capabilities, the Poco X6 Neo supports 4G LTE bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 34, 38, 39, 40, and 41, as well as 5G NR bands 1, 5, 8, 28, 41, and 78 SA/NSA. It ensures fast and reliable data connectivity with HSPA, LTE-A, and 5G support.
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