Xiaomi Poco X6 Neo 5G Unveiled Globally; 120Hz AMOLED, 108MP Camera, MIUI 14

Usama Rasool

Poco has expanded its X6 catalog by throwing Poco X6 Neo into the mix. The device has launched globally and claims to be the most affordable option in the lineup. It offers compelling features at a budget-friendly price point, aiming to attract consumers seeking a value-packed smartphone.

In terms of design, the POCO X6 Neo adopts a familiar aesthetic seen in recent POCO releases, featuring a prominent rectangular camera module on the rear and a flat frame. With a svelte 7.7mm chassis and weighing just 175g, the device combines style with comfort. It's going official in three color options: Astral Black, Horizon Blue, and Martian Orange.

Delving into its specifications, the POCO X6 Neo boasts a 6.7-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with a smooth 120Hz refresh rate for a quality visual experience. The display offers impressive features like 1920Hz PWM dimming, 2160Hz instant touch sampling rate, and 1000 nits peak brightness, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Camera-wise, the new 5G Poco mobile sports a 108MP Samsung ISOCELL HM6 primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor on the rear, delivering high-quality imaging. On the front, a 16MP selfie shooter resides within a punch-hole notch.

The MediaTek Dimensity 6080 SoC is driving performance, coupled with LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 2.2 storage. Running on MIUI 14 atop Android 13, the device scores longevity with two major Android updates and four years of security updates. 

A robust 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charging will allow extended usage without frequent recharges. The POCO X6 Neo comes in two variants: 8GB RAM with 128GB storage and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage. It starts at $193 (~PKR 53,000) for the lower configuration and jumps to $217 (~PKR 60,000) for the higher-end variant.