Xiaomi releases Poco Pad tablet with a large screen and 10,000 mAh battery


The laconic name hides a device of almost flagship level. Its wide functionality allows you to use it for both surfing the Internet and playing games.

The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7s Gen 2 processor and is combined with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of flash storage, which can be expanded up to 1.5 TB via microSD card. Out of the box, it runs HyperOS based on Android 14.

The tablet has a 12.1-inch LCD display with a resolution of 2650 x 1600 pixels, a frequency of 120 Hz and a peak brightness of 600 nits. The aspect ratio is 16:10. There is support for Dolby Vision. Gorilla Glass 3 is used for basic scratch protection.

On the back is an 8-megapixel camera. The same 8 megapixels are offered for selfies. Recording 1080p video at 30 frames per second is supported by both lenses.

There are speakers in each corner of the tablet with Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res Audio support, which provides excellent listening quality. The thin metal body weighs only 571 grams and is available in two colors: gray and blue.

Other features include a 10,000 mAh battery with 33W wired charging. In addition to the tablet, you can purchase a removable keyboard with a book case and a Smart Pen.

The Poco Pad is already available in some countries for $330. The keyboard costs $80 and the stylus costs $60.