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Poco F2 Pro launch highlights: Launched globally; price starts at 499 Euros

Poco F2 Pro launch highlights: Poco -- which is now an independent brand launched Poco F2 Pro globally.

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: May 12, 2020 6:51:54 pm
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Poco F2 Pro launch highlights: Smartphone manufacturers have started launching new products in the country. Last week Xiaomi launched the most awaited Mi 10 flagship smartphone in India followed by Realme that launched the new Narzo series in India on Monday. Today, Vivo launched the V19 smartphone and Honor 9X Pro also went official in the country. Alongside Poco — which is now an independent brand launched Poco F2 Pro globally.

The Poco F2 Pro comes in two variants. The base model comes with 6GB RAM + 64GB storage at 499 Euros while the top-end model goes up to 8GB RAM + 64GB storage model at 599 Euros. The smartphone comes in four colour variants: Neon Blue, Phantom White, Electric Purple, and Cyber Grey. No details on whether the Poco F2 Pro will come to India or not.

Vivo has launched the V19 in the country today at a price starting at Rs 27,990. The smartphone comes with 48MP quad rear cameras while on the front it includes 32MP dual punch hole cameras. The phone additionally includes Super AMOLED display, 4500mAh battery, 33w fast charging support, Snapdragon 712 processor and more. Read here for more details.

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Poco F2 Pro launch highlights: Poco -- which is now an independent brand launched Poco F2 Pro globally. Here are the details.

18:04 (IST)12 May 2020
Poco F2 Pro: Price

The Poco F2 Pro comes in four colours: Neon Blue, Phantom White, Electric Purple, and Cyber Grey. The phone comes in two variants: 6GB RAM + 128GB at 499 Euros and 8GB RAM + 256GB at 599 Euros. 

17:53 (IST)12 May 2020
Poco F2 Pro: Specifications

Poco F2 Pro comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, Liquid Cooling Technology 2.0, 4700mAh battery, 33W fast charging support, 6.67-inch FHD AMOLED (92.7 per cent screen-to-body-ratio and HDR 10 support) display, 64MP quad rear cameras, 20MP selfie pop-up camera, Widevine Li1 certification, in-display fingerprint sensor, Android 10 support, Poco Launcher 2.0, NFC, IR Blaster, 3.5mm headphone jack. The company compares the Poco F2 Pro with the OnePlus 8 Pro and Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus and claims that it is much more powerful when compared to the other two.

17:32 (IST)12 May 2020
How to watch Poco F2 Pro launch event

Poco is steaming the Poco F2 launch event on its social media platforms. Interested people can head over to the Poco Twitter handle to watch the event live. Click here for it

16:55 (IST)12 May 2020
Poco F2 Pro launch to begin soon

Poco F2 Pro is all set to launch today globally. There are no words on the India launch as of yet. Poco recently launched the Poco X2 in India. The company is now operating independently and is no more under Xiaomi as before. The launch event of the Poco F2 Pro will begin at 8PM GMT 8+ which is around 5:30PM IST. 

14:57 (IST)12 May 2020
Poco F2 Pro to be rebranded Redmi K30 Pro

Some reports suggest that the Poco F2 Pro will be the rebranded version of the Redmi K30 Pro that launched in China earlier this year. As far as the Redmi K30 Pro is concerned, the smartphone comes with octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage, 4700mAh battery, fast charging support, 64MP quad rear cameras, 20MP front camera, MIUI 11 based on Android 10.

13:29 (IST)12 May 2020
Honor 9X Pro launched in India: Specifications, price

Honor 9X Pro goes official in India at a price starting at Rs 17,999. This is the first smartphone in the country to come packed with Huawei's App Gallery and not Google Play store. The company has announced a Special Early Access Sale, that will run from May 21 to May 22 12:00 PM. During the sale consumers will get an offer of Rs 3,000 discount and no extra cost on availing EMI options upto 6-months. They will also get the benefits of one-time free screen replacement offer on accidental damage valid for 3 months and 7 days return policy, from the date of purchase.

In terms of specifications, the Honor 9X Pro comes with 6.59-inch IPS-LCD FullView Display at 2,340x1080 resolution, Dynamic X design on the Dual 3D Glass curved back, 16MP AI pop-up selfie camera, 48MP AI triple camera setup, 7nm Kirin 810 AI chipset,, 6GB RAM, GPU Turbo 3.0, side-mounted fingerprint sensor, 4000mAh battery. The phone comes in two colours: Midnight black and Phantom Purple.

12:49 (IST)12 May 2020
Vivo V19 launched in India: Specifications, price

Vivo V19 finally goes official in India. The smartphone comes with a 6.44-inch LIV Super AMOLED FHD+ display with an aspect ratio of 20:9, Snapdragon 712 processor, 48MP AI quad cameras, 32MP dual front camera, 4500mAh battery with 33W vivo FlashCharge 2.0 support, latest FunTouchOS. The smartphone comes in up to 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The price starts at Rs 27,990. Read here for more details on the Vivo V19

10:14 (IST)12 May 2020
Honor 9X Pro: Specifications

Honor 9X Pro is all set to launch in India today. This will be the first Honor phone from the company to come with App Gallery and not Google Play store. The smartphone has already launched in other markets before and the same model is expected to drop in the country today. The global version of the Honor 9X Pro comes with HiSilicon Kirin 810, up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage, 6.95-inch display, 48MP triple rear cameras, 4000mAh battery, among others. Full details about the Honor 9X Pro here.

This is the Honor 9X launched in India earlier this year

10:10 (IST)12 May 2020
Vivo V19: Specifications

Vivo is all set to launch a brand new V series smartphone in India today. The company hasn’t revealed too many details as of yet. Some of the official teasers reveal that the phone will come with dual punch hole camera setup on the front and quad cameras at the back. Vivo hasn’t revealed any further details about the Vivo V19 as of yet. However, it is expected to be slightly more powerful than the last year’s Vivo V17. Here’s what Sneha Saha thought about the Vivo V17.

Poco F2 Pro launch highlights: Smartphone manufacturers have started launching new products in the country. Last week Xiaomi launched the most awaited Mi 10 flagship smartphone in India followed by Realme that launched the new Narzo series in India on Monday. Today, Vivo launched the V19 smartphone and Honor 9X Pro also went official in the country. Alongside Poco -- which is now an independent brand launched Poco F2 Pro globally.