POCO X6 Neo Set for India Launch, Potentially Redmi Note 13R Pro Rebrand


POCO enthusiasts in India are eagerly anticipating the launch of the POCO X6 series. Recent speculations suggest that the series might not only include standard and Pro versions but also introduce a brand-new model – the POCO X6 Neo. 

Rumors are circulating that the POCO X6 Neo could be a rebranded version of the recently unveiled Redmi Note 13R Pro in China. 

Renowned tipster Kacper Skrzypek has hinted at the imminent arrival of the POCO X6 Neo in India, sharing insights into the device's model number and key specifications.

Introducing POCO X6 Neo:

The POCO X6 Neo is poised to make its mark as the brand's inaugural model bearing the "Neo" moniker. 

According to a screenshot shared by tipster Kacper Skrzypek, the device carries the model number 2312FRAFDI, with the 'I' indicating the Indian variant. 

This aligns with the model number 2311FRAFDC associated with the Redmi Note 13R Pro, affirming the speculations that the POCO X6 Neo is indeed a rebrand of its Redmi counterpart.

Shared Codename and Specifications:

Further substantiating the connection between the POCO X6 Neo and the Redmi Note 13 series is the shared codename 'gold_a,' identical to that of the Redmi Note 13 5G.

Shared Codename and Specifications

This suggests a substantial similarity in specifications among the POCO X6 Neo, Redmi Note 13R Pro, and Redmi Note 13 5G. 

However, it's noteworthy that the Indian variant of the POCO X6 Neo might sport a 64MP camera, diverging from the 108MP variant found in the Chinese version of the Redmi Note 13R Pro.

Redmi Note 13R Pro Specifications:

To comprehend the potential features of the POCO X6 Neo, let's delve into the specifications of the Redmi Note 13R Pro:

Specs Redmi Note 13R Pro
Display 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz refresh rate
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 6080
Storage 256GB UFS 2.2
Operating System Android 13-based MIUI 14
Camera 108MP primary (64MP in Indian model),
2MP secondary lens,
16MP front camera
Battery 5,000mAh, 33W fast charging
Dimensions 161.11 x 74.95 x 7.73mm
Weight 174 grams
Security Side-mounted fingerprint

1. Display:

The Redmi Note 13R Pro boasts a 6.67-inch FHD+ display with a resolution of 2400x1080 pixels. The display supports up to a 120Hz refresh rate, offers a remarkable 1,000 nits of brightness, and incorporates a 2160Hz touch sampling rate with 1920Hz PWM dimming.

2. Processor:

Powering the device is the robust MediaTek Dimensity 6080 chipset, ensuring seamless performance.

3. RAM and Storage:

The Redmi Note 13R Pro is equipped with 12GB LPDDR4x RAM and offers a capacious 256GB UFS 2.2 storage variant.

4. Operating System:

Out of the box, the device runs on Android 13-based MIUI 14, providing users with a feature-rich and intuitive interface.

5. Cameras:

The highlight of the Redmi Note 13R Pro is its impressive camera setup, headlined by a 108MP primary camera with 3x in-sensor zoom. Additionally, a 2MP secondary lens complements the primary camera, and there's a 16MP front shooter for capturing stunning selfies.

6. Battery:

Ensuring longevity, the device is equipped with a substantial 5,000mAh battery, supported by 33W fast charging capabilities.

7. Dimensions and Others:

The Redmi Note 13R Pro measures 161.11 x 74.95 x 7.73mm and weighs 174 grams. A side-mounted fingerprint sensor adds an extra layer of security to the device.

Redmi Note 13R Pro Pricing:

The Redmi Note 13R Pro comes with a price tag of RMB 1,999 (approximately Rs 23,400) and is available in three striking colors – Midnight Black, Time Blue, and Morning Light Gold.

Redmi Note 13R Pro Pricing

As POCO is known for offering feature-packed devices at competitive prices, it's anticipated that the POCO X6 Neo will fall within a similar price range in the Indian market.


With the imminent launch of the POCO X6 Neo in India, smartphone enthusiasts can expect a device that combines cutting-edge features with the affordability that POCO is renowned for. 

As the industry awaits the official unveiling, the POCO X6 Neo holds the promise of being a compelling addition to the smartphone landscape, catering to the diverse needs of consumers who seek a blend of performance, innovation, and value for money. 

Stay tuned for more updates on the POCO X6 series and its exciting debut in the Indian market.