- While POCO F2 Pro is set to debut globally in Spain, Honor 9X Pro and Vivo V19 will be launching in India
- Vivo V19 announced was delayed in the country due to coronavirus lockdown
- Honor 9X Pro was unveiled back in February in China
POCO F2 Pro, Honor 9X Pro, and the Vivo V19 smartphones are set to launch today. While the former is debuting globally in Spain, the latter two will be launching in India now that smartphone unveilings have resumed thanks to the Indian government allowing non-essential deliveries in green and orange zones. The most popular of the lot, POCO F2 Pro is rumoured to be a rebrand of the Redmi K30 Pro and, if that’s indeed the case, the brand will be returning to the flagship segment after a long gap. The Honor 9X Pro was unveiled back in February this year and it should be the first phone in India to ship with Huawei Mobile Services in place of Google Play Services. Lastly, the Vivo V19 launch was postponed in March due to the coronavirus outbreak and is finally set to break cover.
POCO F2 Pro specifications (expected)
- 6.67-inch full-HD+ AMOLED screen
- Snapdragon 865 SoC
- 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB variants
- Android 10 with MIUI 11 custom OS
- 64MP + 5MP + 13MP + 2MP
- 20MP pop-up selfie camera
- 4,700mAh battery with 33W fast-charging
Starting with the most eagerly anticipated smartphone of the lot, the POCO F2 Pro is likely to be a flagship offering from the brand and a rebadged Redmi K30 Pro. It is expected to come with a 6.67-inch Super AMOLED full HD+ display with 60Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 layer. The phone could be powered by the mighty Snapdragon 865 SoC with Adreno 650 GPU, up to 8GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 internal storage. In terms of software, the POCO F2 Pro is likely to run on Android 10 with MIUI 11 custom skin.
Similar to Redmi K30 Pro, the POCO F2 Pro should have quad cameras with a 64MP Sony IMX686 primary sensor, a 5MP macro lens, a 13MP wide-angle lens with 123-degree field-of-view, and a 2MP depth sensor for portrait shots. On the front, there is a 20MP snapper in the pop-up slider. A 4,700mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support fuels the phone and an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. 91mobiles recently revealed the POCO F2 Pro price will be EUR 570 (around Rs 47,000) for the base model and will be available in White, Purple, Grey, and Blue colours. We should know more details tomorrow.
Vivo V19 India variant specifications
- 6.44-inch Super AMOLED punch-hole display
- Snapdragon 712 SoC
- Android 10 with Funtouch 10 skin
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB/ 256GB storage, with 256GB microSD card support
- 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP rear cameras
- 32MP + 8MP selfie cameras
- 4,500mAh battery with 33W fast-charging
Launched early last month, the Vivo V19 offers specifications such as a 6.44-inch full HD+ AMOLED Dual iView E3 Super AMOLED display with 20:9 aspect ratio, an in-display fingerprint sensor for security, and dual-punch hole cutout for selfie cameras. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 SoC with 8GB RAM and either 128GB/ 256GB internal storage that can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The smartphone runs Android 10 with Funtouch 10 custom software on top.
Vivo V19 has a quad-camera setup placed in an L-shaped module, consisting of a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, it boasts of a 32MP primary sensor and an 8MP secondary lens. A 4,500mAh battery with 33W Vivo Flash Charge 2.0 tech will fuel the phone. 91mobiles has exclusively reported that the Vivo V19 price in India will start at Rs 24,990 for the base model.
Honor 9X Pro specifications
- 6.59-inch full-HD+ display
- Kirin 810 SoC
- Android 10 OS without Google Play Store access
- 6GB RAM
- 256GB storage, with 512GB microSD card support
- 48MP + 2MP + 8MP rear cameras
- 16MP pop-up selfie camera
- 4,000mAh battery with 10W charging
Honor 9X Pro flaunts a 6.59-inch full HD+ display with 2,340 x 1,080 pixels resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a full-screen design. The handset will ship with the Kirin 810 SoC with ARM-Mali G52 MP6 GPU, 6GB RAM and a massive 256GB storage that should be further expandable via micro SD card. It runs Android 9.1 and comes with Huawei AppGallery instead of Google Mobile Services.
Talking about the cameras, the Honor 9X Pro will arrive with triple rear cameras with a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP depth unit and an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens. The camera will be back by an LED flash. On the front, it has a 16MP pop-up snapper for selfies. The Honor 9X Pro will have a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security and connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS + GLONASS, and USB Type-C. A 4,000mAh battery with 10W standard charging is said to fuel the phone.