POCO X4 Pro 5G and POCO M4 Pro Debuts at MWC 2022

POCO X4 Pro 5G and POCO M4 Pro Debuts at MWC 2022

During MWC (Mobile World Congress) Barcelona 2022, POCO announced the global launch of the POCO X4 Pro 5G and POCO M4 Pro.

POCO X4 Pro 5G is the brand’s latest smartphone that packs a flagship-level experience. It delivers all-around high-end performance for day-to-day use, gaming, and photography. It features 120Hz AMOLED display, 108MP camera, Snapdragon 5G processor, and 67W turbo charging. Meanwhile, the POCO M4 Pro is designed for those seeking an ultimate entertainment experience on-the-go. It packs a 90Hz AMOLED display, dual speakers, 64MP camera, and 33W Pro fast charging. The device is also powered by a high-performance MediaTek Helio G96.

“This unveiling is a key milestone for our brand. At POCO, we strive to surpass customers’ expectations and go above and beyond to provide the best experience at an affordable price. With POCO X4 Pro 5G, we definitely set the industry standard for this segment, and with these prominent flagship-level features, we truly take the user experience to the next level. For consumers looking for a superior and fun entertainment experience at an unbeatable price, POCO M4 Pro is a highly competitive option.”

Said Kevin Qiu, head of POCO Global.

POCO X4 Pro 5G – All-Around Flagship-Level Experience for Day-to-Day Use

POCO X4 Pro 5G AMOLED DotDisplay

The X4 Pro 5G’s features a large 6.7-inch AMOLED DotDisplay screen. It also operates at a 120Hz refresh rate for smooth and immersive true-to-life visual experience. Its 360Hz touch sampling rate also helps the device respond to every movement in no time. The display also features 2400 x 1080 FHD+ resolution that can automatically adjust its brightness to match its surroundings. In addition, it also has an SGS Eye Care Certification.

Snapdragon 695 5G

Under the hood is a Snapdragon 695 5G processor, bringing flagship-level speed and efficiency. In addition to 8GB of RAM, it offers an extra 3GB transformed from 256GB of ROM thanks to its Dynamic RAM Expansion Technology.

5,000mAh battery and 67W turbo charging

The new smartphone features a powerful 108MP camera at the helm of its camera array. It has a massive 1/1.52-inch sensor which captures more light for improved clarity thanks to its 9-in-1 binning technology. The camera array is also accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP macro camera. On the front, is a 16MP selfie camera. It also sports a whopping 5,000mAh battery with 67W turbo charging. It can charge 70% of its battery in just 22 minutes, and can be fully charged in only 41 minutes.

POCO M4 Pro – Ultimate Entertainment Experience at an Unbeatable Price

POCO M4 Pro AMOLED DotDisplay

The M4 Pro is an entertainment powerhouse that combines unbeatable value for money, quality, and performance. Its 6.43-inch screen uses AMOLED DotDisplay with 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate. The DCI-P3 wide gamut brings every color to life, and the display has a brightness rating of up to 1000 nits. It is also certified by SGS for both Eye Care Display and Seamless Display. Reading Mode 3.0 allows users to switch to a warmer color temperature to reduce eye strain, especially at night. Users can also add a paper texture to the text background for a more authentic experience.

Its triple camera setup is made up with a 64MP high-resolution main camera, 8MP ultra0wide camera, and a 2MP macro camera. And for the front, it has a 16MP selfie camera. It also comes with features such as slow-motion video, time-lapse video, and night mode.

33W Pro fast charging

Under the hood, it carries the MediaTek Helio G96 which give users the ultimate entertainment experience. And to ensure that it operates at peak performance, LiquidCool Techonology 1.0 Plus is designed to moderate temperature. Weighing in just 179.5g with a thickness of 8.09mm, the M4 Pro is also the lightest POCO smartphone to date. Though it is light, it is packed with a massive 5,000mAh battery that can last two days. It also features 33W Pro fast charging, fully charging the device in only an hour.

Price and Availability

POCO X4 Pro 5G

The POCO X4 Pro 5G will come in three colors: Laser Black, Laser Blue, and POCO Yellow. It will be available in two variants. The 6GB+128GB variant will have a recommended retail price of ₱16,990. Meanwhile, the 8GB+256GB variant will have a recommended retail price of ₱17,990.

POCO M4 Pro

The POCO M4 Pro will also come in two variants and in three colors: Power Black, Cool Blue, and POCO Yellow. Its 6GB+128GB variant will have a recommended retail price of ₱12,990. And the 8GB+256GB variant will have a recommended retail price of ₱13,990.

There is no word yet on when the new devices will be available in the Philippines. Local availability will be announced soon.

POCO X4 Pro 5G and POCO M4 Pro Specifications

POCO X4 Pro 5GPOCO M4 Pro
Dimensions164.19 x 76.1 x 8.12 mm159.87 x 73.87 x 8.09 mm
Weight205 g179.5 g
ChipsetSnapdragon 695 5GMediaTek Helio G69
CPUOcta-core CPU:
2x 2.2GHz ARM Cortex-A78
6x 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-core CPU:
2x 2.05 GHz Cortex-A76
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
GPUAdreno 619Mali G57 MC2
RAM6GB/8GB LPDDR4X6GB/8GB LPDDR4X
Storage128GB/256GB
(up to 1TB expandable storage)
128GB/256GB
(up to 1TB expandable storage)
Display6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay, 2400×1080, 120Hz6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay, 2400×1080, 90Hz
Rear CameraTriple Camera:
108MP main camera, f/1.9
8MP ultra-wide camera, f/2.2, 118º
2MP macro camera, f/2.4
Triple Camera:
64MP main camera, f/1.8
8MP ultra-wide camera, f/2.2
2MP macro camera, f/2.4
Front Camera16MP in-display camera, f/2.416MP front camera, f/2.4
OS MIUI 13 for POCOMIUI 13 for POCO
Battery5,000mAh
67W turbo charging
5,000mAh
33W Pro fast charging
ConnectivityUSB Type-C
Bluetooth 5.0
5G
Hybrid SIM
Bluetooth 5.0
Dual SIM, Dual standby
Other FeaturesSunlight Display
Reading Mode 3.0
Side fingerprint sensor
LiquidCool Technology 1.0 Plus
Z-axis linear motor
Dual speakers
Hi-Res audio certification
IR Blaster
NFC
IP53 splash-proof protection
Sunlight Display
Reading Mode 3.0
Side fingerprint sensor
LiquidCool Technology 1.0 Plus
Z-axis linear motor
Dual speakers
Hi-Res audio certification
IR Blaster
NFC
IP53 splash-proof protection
ColorsLaser Black
Laser Blue
POCO Yellow
Power Black
Cool Blue
POCO Yellow
Price6GB+128GB: ₱16,990
8GB+256GB: ₱17,990
6GB+128GB: ₱12,990
8GB+256GB: ₱13,990

Source: Press Release

Josef Cagas
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