POCO releases MIUI 12.5 update for X3 model in India
Xiaomi-owned POCO has started rolling out the MIUI 12.5 update for its POCO X3 smartphone in India. Just recently, it had received the Android 11 update. The firmware brings a light and fast UI, improved response to gestures, and a new Notes app. It also bumps up the Android security patch to July 2021. Here are more details.
Everything to know about the update
The Android 11-based MIUI 12.5 update for the POCO X3 smartphone carries version number V188.8.131.52.RJGINXM and it is being released in a phased manner. To manually check for the update, you can go to Settings >Software update.
There is a fingerprint sensor on the side
As far as its specifications are concerned, the POCO X3 features an IP53-rated plastic body with a centrally-positioned punch-hole design, slim bezels, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. On the rear, it has a circular camera unit. The device bears a 6.67-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) IPS LCD screen with an aspect ratio of 20:9, a 120Hz refresh rate, and HDR10 support.
The phone offers a 64MP main camera
The POCO X3 sports a quad rear camera setup comprising a 64MP (f/1.9) primary shooter, a 13MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide sensor, a 2MP (f/2.4) macro lens, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. On the front, there is a 20MP (f/2.2) selfie snapper.
It packs a 6,000mAh battery
POCO X3 is backed by a Snapdragon 732G chipset, coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage. Under the hood, it is equipped with a massive 6,000mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support. In terms of connectivity, the handset offers support for dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, a headphone jack, and a Type-C port.