POCO M3 Pro 5G India launch seems close as it receives BIS certification

POCO M3 Pro could be the brand's first 5G phone in the country.

Highlights
  • POCO M3 Pro 5G has received BIS and FCC certification with the model number M2103K19PG.
  • The handset is expected to be a rebrand of the Redmi Note 10 5G.
  • POCO M3 Pro 5G specs may include MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, 90H display, and 5,000mAh battery.

POCO M3 Pro 5G could launch in India soon as the handset with the model number M2103K19PG has been spotted on the BIS and FCC certification. Notably, this could be the first 5G phone from POCO in India. The certification documents reveal the POCO M3 Pro 5G will be a rebranded Redmi Note 10 5G that was recently launched in global markets with the same model number ‘M2103K19G’. The BIS certification suggests the POCO M3 Pro India launch could be right around the corner, though an exact launch date is unknown.

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POCO M3 Pro 5G launching in India soon?

The POCO M3 Pro launch in India was first suggested back in January. The phone is expected to succeed the POCO M2 Pro and the FCC listing reveals details like 22.W fast charging support (which will likely mean 18W fast charging out of the box). It also reveals MIUI 12 and Bluetooth 5.1 support.

Redmi Note 10 5G specifications

Redmi Note 10 5G flaunts a 6.5-inch FHD+ LCD display with a centre-positioned punch-hole cutout, 20:9 aspect ratio, 1100nits brightness, 90Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and 500nits brightness. It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC coupled with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU, 4GB RAM, and 128GB UFS 2.2 storage that is expandable. The phone runs on Android 11-based MIUI 12 custom skin on top. A 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support fuels the phone.

As for cameras, Redmi Note 10 5G has triple rear cameras at the back with a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro lens. There is an 8MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security, IR blaster, and Hi-Res audio. Connectivity features include 5G, dual-band 4G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and USB Type-C port for charging and data transfers. If this is indeed true, we can expect an official announcement from the brand sometime soon.