Poco is now a independent company through the sale or distribution of new shares of an existing business or division of Xiaomi. After the seperation from Xiaomi, Poco released its second smartphone Poco M2 Pro, First smartphone Poco X2 was launched more than a year ago, which is looking for a stablility in smartphone industry.
Poco X2 was the big successful smartphone for the flagship poco brand. This phone gives company a recognisable image in smartphone market. And people also trust this flagship brand. We can say that because Poco x2 was the best selling smartphone in flipkart in 2019.
Now poco launced a all new Poco M2 pro in india in 7th july, 2020. Which looking very promising in this budget section. Poco relaese three variants of poco m2 pro 4/64, 6/64, 6/128 with the price range₹13,999, ₹14,999, ₹15,999 respectively.
Quad AI Rear Cameras
|48MP: 1.6μm 4-in-1, 6P lens, ƒ/1.79|
|5MP (Macro): 5MP, ƒ/2.4, AF (2-10 cm)|
|8MP (Ultra wide): 1.12μm, ƒ/2.2, 119° FOV|
|2MP (Depth): 1.75μm, ƒ/2.4|
- Portrait mode with background blurring
- HDR imaging
- Dual pixel autofocus
- Low light enhancement
- Single-tone flash
- Panorama mode
- AI dirt detection
- EIS for video shooting
- Burst mode
- AI Beautify
- Face recognition
- AI scene detection
|16MP front camera|
|AI portrait mode|
|AI detection of 10 different scenes|
|Front Camera Night Mode|
|Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 720G|
|2x Gold 2.3GHz + 6x Silver 1.8GHz|
|Adreno 618 @750MHz|
|4GB+64GB / 6GB+64GB / 6GB+128GB|
|512 Expandable Storage|
|4GB / 6GB LPDDR4X dual-channel memory|
|33W Fast Charger (in-box)|
|USB Type-C reversible connector port|
|Built-in rechargeable battery|
|Display is protected by Triple Corning Gorrila Glass 5|
|Dust and Water Protection|
Price in India
Poco M2 pro is coming with three variants, First with 4GB ram and 64GB storage at the price of ₹13,999. Second with 6GB ram with 64Gb internal storage at the price of ₹14,999, and third one is coming with 6GB Ram with 128GB internal storage at the price of ₹15,999 at Flipkart.
Poco now mainly focusing on, as far as indian market is concerned, in budget flagship smartphone at the range of ₹15000. As we further speak about specification it is a good opponent of the Redmi note 9 pro and Realme 6i and both smartphone look a like only slight difference in camera structure.
Company claimed that this phone has a good camera, quality and performance so lets get test this smartphone with various aspect and then we decide weather this phone is worth its range or not.
Poco M2 Pro Camera
Poco M2 Pro camera basically mounted with Quad AI Rear Cameras has 4 rear cameras 48 megapixels primary camera with the max aperture ƒ/1.79, and 5 Megapixels Macro camera with the max aperture ƒ/2.4. Third rear Camera mounted is 8 Megapixels Ultra wide camera with the aperture of ƒ/2.2 and fourth camera For the Depth Range picture which has 2Megapixels and ƒ/2.4 aperture.
This Quad AI rear camera has portrait mode with background blurring and has Dual pixel autofocus which is very good combination. Low light enhancement is the best feature which gives a better picture in low light, Now you can take picture with no additional light.
Poco M2 Pro Rear camera also packed with HDR imaging, Panaroma mode, Burst mode, Face recognition, AI beautify, EIS(electronic image stabilization uses electronic processing to control image stability) for video shooting which is the new and very good feature who loves to shoot videos.
The One more new feature that is very promising about the Poco M2 pro Rear Camera is AI-powered platform for automated dirt, rubbish & hazards detection.
Now we talk about the front camera of the Poco m2 pro that is packed with 16 MP Front Camera with the AI Portrait mode, AI detection of 10 different scenes(Detects 25 categories of objects and up to 206 different scenes and India specific scenes AI optimizations), Selfie timer, Face recognition, Front HDR, Night mode and Short Video facility.
If we talk about Video recording the 4K video recording with the 30FPS, 1080p with 30 fps, 720p with 30 fps are available at the factory made version. And also support Slow motion video, 720p with 240fps; 1080p with 240fps recording.
Poco M2 Pro Performance
When it comes with smartphone people firstly talk about the which processor mounted and what is the performance of that smartphone. So Poco M2 Pro is Available with the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 720G with 2x Gold 2.3GHz CPU which is better for who loves gaming with the mobile graphics card Adreno 618 @750MHz. Now you can play high-end games very smoothly like PUBG, Call of Duty, Asphalt 9 etc.
This smartphone is best for playing games at this range because it has various variant with the various RAM with the 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4X (LPDDR4X is an enhancement bringing even lower voltage, allowing more power efficient memory and ultimately, longer battery life for your smartphones) dual-channel memory and Storage Combinations (4GB+64GB / 6GB+64GB / 6GB+128GB) with the 512 Expandable Storage.
With the GINORMOUS 5000 mAh battery it gives 24 days standby backup and 193 Hours Music+Headset backup, 11 Hours PUBG backup, 44 hours VoLTE Calling. With the USB Type-C reversible connector port with the SUPERCHARGED ENDURANCE 33W Fast Charger.
Poco M2 Pro: MIUI with Poco launcher
Poco M2 Pro is based on Android 10 and runs on MIUI 11 with June security patch. Inbuilt Poco Launcher as a default with the similar features and functionality as Redmi Phones. All the MI suites applications are available and some third party apps such as helo, Facebook etc.
Networks and Connectivity
Support dual 4G SIM with dedicated external SD card slot (nanoSIM + nanoSIM + microSD). Support GSM, WCDMA, TDD (Time Division Duplex) LTE Bands and FDD (Frequency Division Duplex) Network bands.
Supports connectivity with 2.4G Wi-Fi / Supports 5G Wi-Fi / Supports Wi-Fi Direct and Wi-Fi 2×2 MIMO(multiple-input and multiple-output) technology. MIMO can increase the bandwidth and decrease the latency of connections. Also support with Bluetooth 5.0(Bluetooth 5 are faster speeds and more range).
Poco M2 Pro comes with various sensors like proximity sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, Electronic compass, Ambient light sensor. Poco changes the technique in this phone with vibration motor. Z-Shocker Haptics vibration technology gives a smooth feel.
Conclusion: Is The Poco M2 pro worth buying?
Overall Poco gives good effort to making this phone with this price range with the all new technology and features. Camera is good but not the best, Battery is good and gives 24 hours backup with full functionality use like calling, gaming, music etc. As we speak for performance with Snapdragon™ 720G is very promising. With faster charging it and large display you can be with your game as long as you want.