Poco launched their latest smartphone, namely the Poco X3 GT, in Malaysia and Vietnam. The phone is an upgraded version of their Poco X3, which was released last year. Reports also state that the Poco X3 GT is a rebranded version of the China-exclusive Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G. The phone packs many features for the price, making it a top contender in the budget smartphone section. The smartphone has a bezel-less punch-hole display. However, the phone is still not available in the Indian markets, and there have been no official updates regarding its launch in India. The phone comes with an octa-core MediaTek SoC and many more features.
Cloud White, Stargaze Black, and Wave Blue are the colors that the Poco X3 GT will be available in. There is news that the phone will soon be available for Southeast Asian, Middle Eastern, Latin American, and African markets.
The Poco X3 GT comes in multiple storage options, and they include an 8GB RAM plus 128GB storage variant, an 8GB RAM plus 256GB storage variant. The phone will be available for sale on August 3rd and 4th in Malaysia and August 5th in Vietnam. Unfortunately, the Vietnamese markets will only be getting the 256GB storage variant.
Poco X3 GT specifications:
Poco’s latest smartphone comes with a 6.6-inch FHD+ display which houses up to 120Hz of refresh rate, which is pretty crazy to find on a budget smartphone. The refresh rate of the phone also makes it a top contender for mobile gaming. The phone will run on MIUI 12.5 based on Android 11. In addition, the phone comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC.
The Poco X3 GT camera consists of a triple camera setup on the backside and includes a primary 64MP sensor, which can go up to f/1.79. Lower apertures like f/1.79 are pretty helpful for portrait photography. Apart from that, the triple-camera setup includes an 8MP ultra-wide sensor and a 2MP macro shooter. The front camera of the phone is a 16MP punch hole camera.
In other features, the smartphone comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 5G support, wi_fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, and USB Type-C. The smartphone’s battery capacity is sized at a massive 5000mAh that has a 67W fast charging support. Dolby Atmos additionally refined the audio of the smartphone for their dual speakers.
Poco X3 GT is priced according to the Malaysian market, and the price of the phone is variable depending on the storage options of the phone. The 128GB storage is priced at MYR 1,299 (Rs. 22,800), and the 256GB is priced at MYR 1,599 (Rs. 28,000). Putting the smartphone in the mid-range smartphone category. The phone carries a lot of value for the price. However, there are no official details on when the phone will be available in the global markets.