POCO
TypeCompany
IndustryConsumer electronics
FoundedAugust 2018; 4 years ago (August 2018) (as a sub-brand of Xiaomi)
As an independent company
17 January 2020; 3 years ago (17 January 2020) (India)
24 November 2020; 2 years ago (24 November 2020) (Global)
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Kevin Qiu (Head of POCO Global)
Himanshu Tandon (Head of POCO India)
ProductsSmartphones
Headphones
Smartwatches
ParentXiaomi
Websitewww.po.co/global/ (Global)
www.poco.in (India)

POCO, formerly known as POCO by Xiaomi and Pocophone, is a Chinese company specialized in smartphones. The Poco brand was first announced in August 2018 as a mid-range smartphone line under Xiaomi. Poco India became an independent company on 17 January 2020, followed by its global counterpart on 24 November 2020. Poco released its first smartphone, the Pocophone F1 in August 2018.[1][2][3]

History

The Poco brand was launched as a Xiaomi sub-brand in August 2018. Xiaomi introduced the Pocophone F1 under the Poco branding which become a success.[4] POCO India become an independent brand before the launch of its second device in January 2020. During the span of 3 years, the company launched 11 devices, most of them are rebranded Redmi smartphones.[5] [6]

In January 2021, POCO India introduced its new logo, mascot, and slogan Made of Mad.[7] POCO Global continues to use the old logo.

Smartphones

POCO F Series

Model Codename Model number Release date Display type Display size Display resolution 5G support SoC GPU RAM Internal Storage Camera Battery Operating System Colours
Rear Front Initial Latest
Pocophone F1

India: POCO F1

beryllium M1805E10A
POCO F1
August 2018 IPS LCD

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

6.18" 1080 x 2246 px

(Full HD+, ~403 ppi)

No Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

4x 2.8 GHz +
4x 1.8 GHz

Adreno 630

@710 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 2.1)

12 MP, f/1.9 +

5 MP, f/2.0 (depth)

20 MP, f/2.0 4000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 8.1

(MIUI 9 for POCO)

Android 10

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Graphite Black, Steel Blue, Rosso Red, Armored Edition
POCO F2 Pro

China: Redmi K30 Pro

lmi M2004J11G May 2020 Super AMOLED

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

6.67" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~395 ppi)

Yes Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

1x 2.84 GHz +
3x 2.42 GHz +
4x 1.80 GHz

Adreno 650

@587 MHz

6 GB
(LPDDR4X)

8 GB
(LPDDR5)

128 GB
(UFS 3.0)

256 GB
(UFS 3.1)

64 MP, f/1.9 +

5 MP, f/2.2 (telephoto macro) + 13 MP, f/2.4 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

20 MP, f/2.2 (Pop-Up) 4700 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 10

(MIUI 11 for POCO)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Neon Blue, Phantom White, Electric Purple, Cyber Gray
POCO F3

China: Redmi K40

alioth M2012K11AG March 2021 AMOLED, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Qualcomm Snapdragon 870

1x 3.2 GHz +
3x 2.42 GHz +
4x 1.80 GHz

Adreno 650

@670 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR5)

128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 3.1)

48 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

20 MP, f/2.5 4520 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Arctic White, Night Black, Deep Ocean Blue, Moonlight Silver
POCO F3 GT

China: Redmi K40 Gaming

ares MZB09C6IN
M2104K10I
July 2021 AMOLED, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

MediaTek Dimensity 1200

1x 3.0 GHz Cortex-A78 +
3x 2.6 GHz Cortex-A78 +
4x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G77 MC9

@886 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 MP, f/1.7 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

16 MP 5065 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

Predator Black, Gunmetal Silver
POCO F4 GT

China: Redmi K50G

ingres 21121210G April 2022 AMOLED, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

1x 3.0 GHz Cortex-X2 +
3x 2.5 GHz Cortex-A710 +
4x 1.80 GHz Cortex-A510

Adreno 730

@818 MHz

8 GB
12 GB

(LPDDR5)

64 MP, f/1.9 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

20 MP, f/2.4 4700 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Stealth Black, Knight Silver, Cyper Yellow
POCO F4 munch 22021211RG
22021211RI
June 2022 AMOLED, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Dolby Vision, HDR 10+

Qualcomm Snapdragon 870

1x 3.2 GHz +
3x 2.42 GHz +
4x 1.80 GHz

Adreno 650

@670 MHz

6 GB
8 GB
12 GB

(LPDDR5)

64 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

20 MP, f/2.5 4500 mAh

(Li-Po)

Moonlight Silver, Night Black, Nebula Green

POCO X Series

Model Codename Model number Release date Display type Display size Display resolution 5G support SoC GPU RAM Internal Storage Camera Battery Operating System Colours
Rear Front Initial Latest
POCO X2

China: Redmi K30

phoenixin MZB9011IN
MZB9012IN
MZB9013IN
MZB8741IN
MZB8742IN
MZB8743IN
MZB8744IN
MZB8745IN
MZB8746IN
February 2020 IPS LCD, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

6.67" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~395 ppi)

No Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G

2x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55

Adreno 618

@825 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 2.1)

64 MP, f/1.9 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

20 MP, f/2.2 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

4500 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 10

(MIUI 11 for POCO)

Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

Atlantis Blue, Matrix Purple, Phoenix Red
POCO X3 (India) karna MZB07Z0IN
MZB07Z1IN
MZB07Z2IN
MZB07Z3IN
MZB07Z4IN
MZB9965IN
M2007J20CI
September 2020 Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G

2x 2.3 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55

64 GB
128 GB

(UFS 2.1)

64 MP, f/1.9 +

13 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

20 MP, f/2.2 6000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 10

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Cobalt Blue, Shadow Gray
POCO X3 NFC surya M2007J20CG
M2007J20CT
5160 mAh

(Li-Po)

POCO X3 Pro vayu (Global)
bhima (India)
M2102J20SG
M2102J20SI
March 2021 IPS LCD, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Qualcomm Snapdragon 860

1x 2.96 GHz +
3x 2.42 GHz +
4x 1.80 GHz

Adreno 640

@675 MHz

128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 3.1)

48 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

Android 11

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Phantom Black, Frost Blue, Metal Bronze
POCO X3 GT

China: Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G

chopin 21061110AG July 2021 IPS LCD, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

6.6" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~399 ppi)

Yes MediaTek Dimensity 1100

4x 2.6 GHz Cortex-A78 +
4x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G77 MC9

@850 MHz

8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

16 MP, f/2.5 5000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

Stargaze Black, Wave Blue, Cloud White
POCO X4 Pro 5G

Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G
India: Redmi Note 11 Pro+
China: Redmi Note 11E Pro

veux 2201116PG
2201116PI
March 2022 AMOLED, 120 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

6.67" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~395 ppi)

Qualcomm Snapdragon 695

2x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A78 +
6x 1.7 GHz Cortex-A55

Adreno 619

@950 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 2.2)

108 MP, f/1.9 (Global) / 64 MP, f/1.8 (India) +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (telephoto macro)

16 MP, f/2.4 5000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

POCO Yellow, Laser Black, Laser Blue
POCO X4 GT

China: Redmi Note 11T Pro
India: Redmi K50i

xaga 22041216G June 2022 IPS LCD, 144 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

6.6" 1080 x 2460 px

(Full HD+, ~407 ppi)

MediaTek Dimensity 8100

4x 2.85 GHz Cortex-A78 +
4x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G610 MC6 8 GB

(LPDDR5)

128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 3.1)

64 MP, f/1.9 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

16 MP, f/2.5 5080 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Android 13

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Blue, Black, Silver

POCO M Series

Model Codename Model number Release date Display type Display size Display resolution 5G support SoC GPU RAM Internal Storage Camera Battery Operating System Colours
Rear Front Initial Latest
POCO M2 Pro

Global: Redmi Note 9S

gram MZB9623IN July 2020 IPS LCD

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

6.67" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~395 ppi)

No Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G

2x 2.3 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55

Adreno 618

@700 MHz

4 GB
6 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB

(UFS 2.1)

48 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

16 MP, f/2.5 5000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 10

(MIUI 11 for POCO)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Out Of The Blue, Green and Greener, Two Shades of Black
POCO M2

Global: Redmi 9

shiva MZB9919IN
M2004J19PI
September 2020 IPS LCD

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.53" 1080 x 2340 px

(Full HD+, ~395 ppi)

MediaTek Helio G80

2x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 +
6x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G52 MC2

@950 MHz

6 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB

(eMMC 5.1)

13 MP, f/2.2 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

8 MP, f/2.0 Brick Red, Pitch Black, Slate Blue
POCO M2 Reloaded

Global: Redmi 9

MZB0957IN April 2021 4 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB

(eMMC 5.1)

Android 10

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Pitch Black, Slate Blue
POCO M3 citrus M2010J19CG
M2010J19CI
November 2020 Qualcomm Snapdragon 662

4x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 +
4x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53

Adreno 610

@750 MHz

4 GB
6 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
(UFS 2.1)

128 GB
(UFS 2.2)

48 MP, f/1.8 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

8 MP, f/2.1 6000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

POCO Yellow, Power Black, Cool Blue
POCO M3 Pro 5G

Redmi Note 10 5G
China: Redmi Note 10 5G, Redmi Note 11SE

camellian M2103K19PG
M2103K19PI
M2103K19PY
May 2021 IPS LCD, 90 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.5" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~405 ppi)

Yes MediaTek Dimensity 700

2x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G57 MC2

@950 MHz

64 GB
128 GB

(UFS 2.2)

8 MP, f/2.0 5000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

POCO M4 Pro 5G

China: Redmi Note 11 5G

evergreen 21091116AG
MZB0BGVIN
November 2021 6.6" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~399 ppi)

MediaTek Dimensity 810

2x 2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

4 GB
6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

(UFS 2.2)

50 MP +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide)

16 MP, f/2.5 Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

POCO M4 Pro fleur MZB0B5VIN
2201117PI
2201117PG
February 2022 AMOLED, 90 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.43" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~409 ppi)

No MediaTek Helio G96

2x 2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G57 MC2

@850 MHz

6 GB
8 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

Android 11

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

POCO M4 5G (India)

Also: Redmi 11 Prime 5G

light 22041219PI May 2022 IPS LCD, 90 Hz

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.58" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~400 ppi)

Yes MediaTek Dimensity 700

2x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G57 MC2

@950 MHz

4 GB
6 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB

(UFS 2.2)

50 MP, f/1.8 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

8 MP, f/2.4 (India) Android 12

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

POCO M4 5GChina: Redmi Note 11R 22041219PG 13 MP, f/2.2 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

5 MP, f/2.2 (Global)
POCO M5 (India)

Also: Redmi 11 Prime

rock September 2022 No MediaTek Helio G99

2x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x
2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G57 MC2 4 GB
6 GB

(LPDDR4X)

64 GB
128 GB

(UFS 2.2)

50 MP, f/1.8 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

8 MP, f/2.0 POCO Yellow, Icy Blue, Power Black
POCO M5 1080 x 2408 px

(Full HD+, ~401 ppi)

5 MP, f/2.2 Black, Green, Yellow
POCO M5s

Redmi Note 10S

rosemary AMOLED

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.43" 1080 x 2400 px

(Full HD+, ~409 ppi)

MediaTek Helio G95

2x 2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 +
6x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G76 MC4

@900 MHz

64 MP, f/1.8 +

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

13 MP, f/2.4 Gray, White, Blue

POCO C Series

Model Codename Model number Release date Display type Display size Display resolution 5G support SoC GPU RAM Internal Storage Camera Battery Operating System Colours
Rear Front Initial Latest
POCO C3 angelicain M2006C3MII
MZB07RIIN
MZB07RJIN
MZB07QAIN
MZB07RLIN
MZB07RKIN
MZB07RHIN
October 2020 IPS LCD

Panda Glass

6.43" 720 x 1600 px

(HD+, ~270 ppi)

No MediaTek Helio G35

4x 2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 +
4x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53

PowerVR GE8320

@680 MHz

3 GB
4 GB

(LPDDR4X)

32 GB
64 GB

(eMMC 5.1)

13 MP, f/2.2 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

5 MP, f/2.2 5000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 10

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Android 10

(MIUI 12 for POCO)

Arctic Blue, Lime Green, Matte Black
POCO C31

Global: Redmi 9C

MZB0A0MIN
MZB0A0KIN
211033MI
October 2021 6.53" 720 x 1600 px

(HD+, ~269 ppi)

Android 11

(MIUI 12.5 for POCO)

Royal Blue, Shadow Gray
POCO C40 frost 220333QPG
220333QPI
June 2022 IPS LCD

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

6.71" 720 x 1650 px

(HD+, ~269 ppi)

JLQ JR510

4x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 +
4x 1.5 GHz Cortex-A55

Mali-G57 MC1 13 MP, f/2.2 +

2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)

6000 mAh

(Li-Po)

Android 11

(MIUI 13 for POCO)

Black, Yellow, Green

Smartwatch

Model Release date Display type Display size Display resolution Sensors GPS Ingress Protection
rating
Battery Colours
Poco Watch[8]

China: Redmi Watch 2

April 2022 AMOLED 1.6" 360 x 320

(~301 ppi density)

Accelerometer
Heart rate
Compass
SpO2
Gyroscope
GLONASSGalileo
BDS
IP67 225 mAh Black, Blue, Ivory

Update Policy

The Android and MIUI upgrades support may vary depending on the series model.[9]

Series Android MIUI
F +2 +4
X +2 +4
M +1 +3
C +1 +2

References

  1. ^ "Xiaomi spins off POCO as an independent poco company in india as developed by sarthak vishnu adhat (software engineer)". techcrunch. 17 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Xiaomi Pocophone F1 launches globally in 65 countries". xda. 27 August 2018.
  3. ^ "POCO Global announces that it is now an independent brand". gizmochina. 24 November 2020.
  4. ^ "POCO F1 review, 18 months later: Still going strong in 2021". android central. 8 December 2021.
  5. ^ "Country Director of POCO, Anuj Sharma explains the reason for rebranding Redmi devices". gizmochina. 8 October 2020.
  6. ^ "POCO explains why some phones are rebranded Xiaomi devices". 91mobiles.
  7. ^ ""The new POCO mascot will be our brand ambassador, sans the celeb cost and baggage": POCO's Anuj Sharma". afaqs!. Retrieved 2021-04-06.
  8. ^ "Poco Watch review | 144 facts and highlights".
  9. ^ "Xiaomi's Update Policy". telegram.