Poco X3 Pro Review: Xiaomi’s Latest Budget Beast

Even its newest release, M3 has shattered every sale record. Its first sale sold more than 150,000 Units and created new records in Flipkart. We all know how POCO F1 disrupted every sales figure out there and made everyone mad. The download the stock firmware phone single-handedly built an empire for the brand in Asia and European markets. Now, POCO has launched two new models for the global markets, POCO X3 pro and POCO F3.

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As for the price, the POCO X4 Pro 5G launches at a higher price than the POCO X3 Pro had. The 8+128 GB version of the POCO X3 Pro initially cost around 249 euros, while the POCO X3 Pro 5G starts at 299 euros (269 euros as a temporary offer).

  • Neither handset offers an in-display fingerprint scanner, as side-positioned scanners – doubling-up as the power button – seem to be increasingly becoming the norm.
  • This phone is able to stick glue-like up to 30fps, with the exception of a few drops while loading new textures.
  • The later two have AMOLED displays and images look punchier on the phone display.
  • You can record video in 4K and 60 FPS, while ultra-wide module can record a maximum of 1080p at 30 FPS.
  • Unlocking the bootloader helps you to override this stock recovery with the custom recovery.
  • In an interesting twist, Poco has gone with lower resolutions for the X3 Pro’s rear cameras than it did with the Poco X3.

On the Poco X3 GT side we have a triple module, but with a higher resolution main sensor that is 64 MP. There is also an 8 MP wide-angle camera and a 2 MP camera for macro photos. It’s a case of comparing apples and oranges when positioning the X3 Pro and F3 against one another. Surprisngly there’s no ultra-resolute cameras to be found on either device.

Want a stunning screenPoco X3 Pro stands out among affordable smartphones with its large FHD+ display and 120Hz refresh rate. This phone is sharper and more smooth than others at the same price.