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Summary
75%
77%
Performance

Snapdragon 662

6 GB RAM

MediaTek Helio G99

4 GB RAM

Display

6.53" (16.59 cm)

1080x2340 px (FHD+)

6.58" (16.71 cm)

1080x2408 px (FHD+)

Rear Camera

48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

50 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

Front Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

Battery

6000 mAh

5000 mAh

Storage

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

4.0/5

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7.0/10

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User Ratings

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.3/5 based on 487,919 ratings

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.1/5 based on 40,092 ratings

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General
Launch Date

February 3, 2021 (Official)

September 13, 2022 (Official)

Operating System

Android v10 (Q)

Android v12

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 662

MediaTek Helio G99

CPU

Octa core (2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A76 + 2 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 610

Mali-G57 MC2

RAM

6 GB

4 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Good
Good
Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Size

6.53 " (16.59 cm)

6.58 " (16.71 cm)

Resolution

1080x2340 px (FHD+)

1080x2408 px (FHD+)

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

20:9

Pixel Density

395 ppi

401 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.25 %

83.92 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Bezel-less display

with waterdrop notch

with waterdrop notch

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

400 nits

500 nits

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

90 Hz

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

90.34 %

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 162.3 mm
Width: 77.3 mm
Thickness: 9.6 mm

Height: 163.9 mm
Width: 76 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

197 grams

201 grams

Build Material

Back: Plastic

Colours

Power Black, Cool Blue, Poco Yellow

Icy Blue, Power Black, POCO Yellow

Waterproof

, Splash proof

, Splash proof, IP52

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Triple

Triple

Resolution

48 MP f/1.79, Wide Angle (79° field-of-view), Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(1.75µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(0.64µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

S5KGM1, ISOCELL Plus

S5KJN1, ISO-CELL

Autofocus

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

8000 x 6000 Pixels

8150 x 6150 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode
Macro Mode

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Voice Shutter

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Video Recording Features

Movie Frame

Front Camera
Good
Good
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.05, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

Flash

No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

6000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

Removable

No

No

Standby time

Up to 672 Hours(4G)

Up to 630 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

, Fast, 18W

, Fast, 18W

USB Type-C

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 512 GB

, Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 47.4 GB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.868 W/kg, Body: 0.865 W/kg

Head: 0.851 W/kg, Body: 0.674 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.3

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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