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Poco X5 Pro with Snapdragon 778G to Launch Soon in Nepal

Poco is set to launch the recently announced Poco X5 Pro 5G in Nepal. It’s a direct successor to last year’s Poco X4 Pro, which sadly was not made available in Nepal.

Poco X5 Pro 5G
Poco X5 Pro 5G

It was unveiled on February 6 along with the vanilla Poco X5. The news on whether the vanilla model will arrive in Nepal is currently unsure.

The highlights of the X5 Pro are that it is powered by the Snapdragon 778G, has a 120Hz 10-bit AMOLED screen, a 108MP main camera, and has 67W fast charging support.

These specifications and features are identical to the Redmi 12 Pro Speed Edition that was launched in China in December 2022. So it is the rebranded Redmi 12 Pro Speed Edition for the global market.

Poco X5 Pro Specifications

  • Body: 162.91 x 76.03 x 7.90 mm, 181 g, IP53 dust and splash resistant
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Display: 6.67 inches AMOLED, FHD+, 1080 x 2400, 120Hz, 20:9, 500 nits (typ), 900 nits (HBM), 10bit, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Gorilla Glass 5
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 3×2.2 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×1.9 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • GPU: Adreno 642L
  • Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, no microSD card support
  • OS: Android 12, MIUI 14 for POCO
  • Rear Camera: 108 MP, f/1.9 (main)
  • Front Camera: 16 MP, f/2.4
  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 5000mAh battery, 67W fast charging
  • USB: USB-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
  • Misc: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass, 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Colors: Yellow, Blue, Black

Poco X5 Pro Price in Nepal: TBD

Poco X5 Pro Overview


The Poco X5 Pro 5G has an all-plastic design with a flat frame and flat rear and front panels. The top half of the back has the familiar Poco branding inside the huge box that also houses the rear camera setup.

With a 7.9mm thickness and 181g weight, the Poco X5 Pro is the thinnest and lightest phone in the company’s X line.

Poco X5 Pro 5G in yellow
Poco X5 Pro 5G in yellow

The phone comes in three colors: yellow, blue, and black. All of them have a color-matching power button, which is a nice touch, that also doubles as a fingerprint sensor.

Located on the top side of the phone, you will find a 3.5mm headphone jack, a microphone, a speaker, and an IR blaster. Additionally, this phone boasts a dual speaker system, with the second speaker positioned next to the USB-C port on the bottom.

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The phone sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a peak brightness of 900 nits under HBM. It supports up to 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate.

What’s more, the display is capable of producing up to 1.07 billion color palettes thanks to its 10-bit color depth, allowing it to obtain HDR 10+ certification. Dolby Vision is also supported, and Realme claims it has a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut.

Display of Poco X5 Pro
Poco X5 Pro 5G Display

Moreover, the display features 1920Hz PWM dimming technology for reducing eye strain caused by invisible screen flickering in OLED displays.

A small punch-hole cutout at the top houses the selfie camera, and the symmetrical bezels provide a pleasing aesthetic. For durability, the display is topped with Gorilla Glass 5.


The X5 Pro comes equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G chipset. Built on a 6nm technology, it has three CPU clusters. Single Arm Cortex-A78 at up to 2.4GHz, three Arm Cortex-A78 clocked at up to 2.2GHz, and four up to 1.9GHz Arm Cortex-A55.

The graphics are handled by Adreno 642L GPU. The phone with 6/8GB LPDDR4X RAM combined with 128/256GB UFS 2.2 storage. Furthermore, it has an X-axis linear vibration motor.


The smartphone features a triple camera setup comprising a 108MP primary camera8MP ultrawide camera, and a 2MP macro camera. The front has a 16MP selfie shooter.

Poco Camera setup
Poco X5 Pro 5G Camera

The rear can shoot up to 4K video at 30fps, while the front maxes at 1080p 60fps.

Battery and Software

It includes a 5000mAh battery. With the provided charger, the phone supports 67W fast charging.

In terms of software, it runs on MIUI 14 based on Android 12 out of the box.

Poco X5 Pro Price in Nepal and Availability

The Poco X5 Pro price in Nepal is expected to start at around Rs. 38,000. The phone will be available for purchase at retail stores shortly after it launches in the country.

Poco X5 Pro Price in Nepal (Expected)
6/128GB Rs. 38000
8/256GB Rs. 40000

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The Poco X5 Pro has impressive specs. It offers a good design — although plastic, 120Hz AMOLED display, capable Snapdragon 778G chipset, and a large 5000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support.

What do you think about the Poco X5 Pro? Do let us know in the comments!

Meanwhile, you can watch our video of the Best Mobiles Under 30000 in Nepali!

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