POCO M3 roundup: launch date, expected price, specs

POCO M3 price will be announced on launch day, but leaked specifications and design have revealed a lot about the device already.

Highlights

  • POCO M3 launch is scheduled for November 24th in Europe
  • The smartphone will succeed the POCO M2
  • POCO M3 specs include a 6.53-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 662 SoC, and triple rear cameras

POCO M3 launch date has been annoucned and the phone is set to debut in the Europe in just a few days. The company has started teasing some details about the device, while leaks have revealed a lot more. POCO M3 is the third smartphone in the company’s M-series lineup, which already includes POCO M2 and M2 Pro (review) that were launched in India. POCO M3 specifications and renders leaked recently have told us a lot about the device already and here’s a quick roundup of everything we know so far.

Also read: POCO M3 display size confirmed by company

POCO M3 launch date

POCO M3 launch has been scheduled for November 24th and the company will unveil the device via an online-event in Europe. There is no word yet on whether the POCO M3 will launch in India.

POCO M3 design

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POCO M3 design, as per renders, will include a rather large and unique rectangular block on the back that houses a triple-camera setup with LED flash and POCO branding. The phone will also tout a textured rear panel that is likely to offer a better grip and in-hand feel. The fascia of the handset will highlight a near bezel-less screen with a waterdrop notch for the selfie camera. The fingerprint scanner and volume rocker are said to be on the right side of the frame, while the SIM-ejector tray will be on the left. Lastly, the POCO M3 is rumoured to come in at least three colour options: black, yellow, and blue. 

POCO M3 specifications

As far as the POCO M3 specifications go, the company has confirmed the device will sport a 6.53-inch display that will bear an FHD+ resolution and will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC. The phone is rumoured to come with 4GB RAM but there could be other RAM options as well. The device will reportedly pack a large 6,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. Software-wise, it may run Android 10-based MIUI 12 with the POCO Launcher out of the box. In optics, the POCO M3 is tipped to offer a 48MP primary sensor. Details about the remaining camera sensors and storage options are a mystery at the moment.

POCO M3 price

There is no word on the POCO M3 price right now, but, it should be similar to the POCO M2, though euro prices are typically higher than India prices. To recall, the POCO M2 was launched in India with a starting price of Rs 10,999.

Key Specs

Xiaomi Poco M3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 | 4 GBProcessor
6.53 inches Display
48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
6000 mAh Battery
Xiaomi Poco M3 Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 11,090
Release Date: 13-Jan-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 4 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone
Xiaomi Poco M3 Video