Today, POCO announced the launch of its two distinctive phones, POCO F4 and POCO X4 GT, with a set of distinctive specifications with best-in-class chipsets that deliver powerful performance while maintaining a budget. The brand targets mid-range gaming users around the world, with the launch of the POCO X4 GT, one of the most awaited phones designed specifically for gamers and chasers of high performance and extremely fast, 144Hz high-refresh-rate LCD screen, MTK Dimensity 8100 chip, and 67W fast charging with 5080mAh battery. After deeply realizing the powerful configuration of the X4 GT, you will know its top speed and you will know that confidence does not come out of thin air. So let’s get to know him more in this impression.
POCO X4 GT Features
- MIUI 13 for POCO based on Android 12
- Dimensity 8100 Chip + LiquidCool Technology 2.0
- 128/256GB UFS3.1 + 8GB LPDDR5
- 6.6″ FHD+ DotDisplay + 144Hz refresh rate
- 64MP AI Triple Camera, 16MP Front Camera
- 5080mAh battery with 67W turbo charging
- Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, Dolby Atmos, NFC
Design And Build Quality
In the design of the phone, POCO adopted the same orientation as in its previous devices. From the front, the phone features a large, almost complete screen with very thin edges, with a small hole for the front lens in the middle. From the back, we notice the camera’s window at the top left, and it includes the lenses and the flash. POCO didn’t reveal the phone’s body materials, but we expect a glass back and a metal frame. It also has a fingerprint on the side. The chassis contains a special X-axis linear motor, which delivers more varied and realistic vibrations. The phone does not support protection from dust and water splashes. The weight of the phone is 200g, which is acceptable for its size.
The POCO X4 GT is equipped with a fingerprint sensor on the side for security, a 3.5mm audio jack, Hi-Res audio, Dolby Atmos, stereo speakers, and a USB Type-C port. Connectivity options include the installation of two SIM cards with support for 5G networks. It also supports WiFi 6 and Bluetooth version 5.3, supports NFC and has an InfraRed sensor.
POCO X4 GT – Display Quality
POCO X4 GT features a 6.6-inch FHD+ punch-hole LCD screen, 2460x 1080 resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, DC Dimming, 407ppi, 10-bit color depth, Dolby Vision, HDR10, brightness 650, which gives the user an easy one-handed user experience. This screen supports the feature of adjusting the color temperature of the screen according to the surrounding environment, and also allows reducing harmful blue light at the device level by up to 30%. With a stake of 85.1% of the front.
We wish it was an OLED for better color fading, and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5, for the first time in POCO phones, with a touch sensitivity of 270Hz to ensure a smooth user experience. These specifications make the phone screen suitable for games. POCO has adopted cinematic dimensions of 20.5:9, which it says are suitable to provide a balance between displaying content and holding the phone.
Compared with the same FHD+ AMOLED screen, this LCD screen will be more sensitive due to the unique RGB arrangement of the LCD screen. While the LCD screen with relatively poor colors, the top-level LCD screen of the POCO X4 GT also supports a color screen of up to one billion colors, which is not inferior to the OLED screen. At the same time, POCO also carried out professional color matching for it, so that it has professional-level color accuracy performance.
On the basis of the brilliant screen guarantee, POCO X4 GT also achieves the ultimate in eye protection: by using full DC dimming. No need to worry about eye strain when watching mobile phones at night; Customized low blue backlight can greatly protect eyes from the hardware level to reduce blue light.
What is more noteworthy is the 144Hz variable speed high refresh function. The high refresh rate can make you feel smooth at any moment when you move the screen, open SNS like Twitter and Facebook, and even play games at a high frame rate. Of course, you don’t have to worry about the power consumption of this high refresh rate monitor. Provides 7-speed refresh rate dynamics with technology. It is enough to watch YouTube and Tik Tok at 60Hz, and a higher refresh rate can be used in games that support new, higher rates. It can save energy and be smooth at the same time!
POCO X4 GT 5G Performance
One of the outstanding strengths of the new device is the processing power and speed of the chipsets inside the phone. POCO X4 GT is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 8100 chipset with advanced 5nm TSMC technology, which is octa-core with a maximum clock speed of 2.84GHz, the performance is 25% higher than the previous generation, and there is a new GPU architecture, which can provide smooth high-frame experience in mainstream games. This gives users fast performance while keeping power consumption low and avoiding overheating.
This processor scored good results and sometimes beat the Snapdragon 870. The GPU is Mali-G610 MC6. The processor is cooled by LiquidCool 2.0 technology, a large vapor chamber, and seven layers of graphite to maintain smooth performance, allowing users to operate the phone to its fullest. The POCO X4 GT comes with one 8GB LPDDR5 RAM option, and two storage options, 128 or 256GB UFS 3.1 fast, making this device one of the fastest POCO devices in terms of RAM and storage, and it’s really great at supporting high-end games, High frame rate. Unfortunately, it does not support the installation of an external storage card.
In terms of software, the phone runs Android 12 with POCO MIUI13 on top. This means a better user interface, a privacy dashboard, and some interesting customization additions with a user interface that has better gesture navigation controls, a dark theme, and has most of the features that come with the system, most importantly having all the Google services, making The smartphone experience is smoother and more personalized.
POCO X4 GT Battery And Charging Time
Worried about your phone battery running out before you go out? Don’t worry, a giant battery is waiting for you with this phone, as the POCO X4 GT comes with a 5080mAh battery, which should last for a whole day with moderate usage. On the bright side, there is 67W turbocharging so you should be able to charge the phone in as little as 64 minutes to charge it up to 100%, and it provides more than enough power to entertain and stay active for extended periods of time. Without compromising on battery size or charging speed, the X4 GT truly offers a flagship-level charging range.
POCO X4 GT – Cameras
In terms of optics, the POCO X4 GT features a versatile triple rear camera setup consisting of a 64MP main camera with F/1.8 and F/1.9 aperture, 1/1.72, and 1/2-inch sensors, mechanical autofocus, and a front camera. Ultra-wide, up to 120 degrees, with 8MP resolution, and 2 MP macro camera with F/2.4 aperture. The device also includes a 16MP selfie camera. The rear camera can shoot 4K videos at 30FPS.
Overall, the POCO X4 GT can meet your needs whether you want a high-level eye-protecting LCD screen, an MTK Dimensity 8100 chip with high performance and low power consumption, or a long-lasting battery and fast charging.
The price of the X4 GT in the AliExpress store is very good in the world premiere at $299 for the 8GB + 128GB version and $339 for the 8GB + 256GB version and more surprises can be found in the store, this offer is valid until 6.30. So, what are you waiting for so far, don’t miss out on this great deal?