Poco X5 Pro 5G appears on BIS, NBTC and EEC list ahead of alleged India launch: report
The Poco X5 Pro 5G has reportedly been spotted on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), as well as the NBTC and EEC certification websites. While the phone is expected to launch in India by the end of the month, these listings have leaked its key specs. The handset is expected to debut as a rebranded version of the Redmi Note 12 Speed Edition and thus could feature identical features. The Poco X5 Pro 5G is expected to feature an OLED display that supports 120Hz refresh rate.
According to a report from GizmoChina, the upcoming Poco X5 Pro 5G has been spotted on the NBTC and EEC listings with model number 2210132G. The BIS listing, on the other hand, has the model number 22101320I. The NBTC certification listing suggests that the phone will be a rebrand of the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition which was recently released in China. So, the upcoming Poco handset is expected to offer the same features and specs as the Redmi device.
The Poco X5 Pro 5G is expected to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 778G SoC, paired with 12GB of RAM. It is likely to support five 5G bands: n5, n7, n38, n41, n77 and n78. The device could be powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support. It will likely run MIUI 14 based on Android 13 out of the box. Since the phone is expected to feature the same features as the Redmi Note 12 Pro, it could sport a 6.67-inch FHD+ OLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixel resolution and up to an adaptive refresh rate. at 120Hz.
In the camera department, it’s likely to come with a triple rear camera setup with a 108-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. For selfies and videos, it could include a 16-megapixel front camera.
Meanwhile, the Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed Edition was recently launched in China at a price of CNY 1,699 (around Rs 20,200) for the base 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model. The 8GB + 256GB storage variant costs CNY 1,799 (around Rs. 21,400) and the 12GB + 256GB storage variant is priced at CNY 1,999 (around Rs. 23,700).