Can you believe that POCO is already 5 years old? It felt like only yesterday when we got our hands on the very first POCO phone, the Pocophone F1, a device that really blurred the line between midrange and flagship phones.

The brand continues to offer bang-for-the-buck smartphones even five years after. Their 2023 line-up boasts a set of features that are way to good for their price tag. The best part is, you can get them at even cheaper prices as the brand celebrate its 5th anniversary with the POCO Carnival from August 21 to 25, 2023.


Part of the sale is the brand’s current flagship, the POCO F5 Pro. Made for hardcore users looking for an all-around device, the device is powered by a no-compromise Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, comes with a large 5,160mAh battery, ultra-fast 67W Turbo charging, and even a blazing-fast 30W wireless fast charging. Talk about going over the top.

It is also the first POCO device to have a WQHD+ flagship display, which uses a fast and vibrant 120Hz AMOLED panel. POCO also threw in a generous 512GB memory, so you don’t run out of space even if you take a bunch of photos and videos using its 64-megapixel OIS triple camera.


You can get the POCO F5 Pro 12GB/512GB for only Php27,999 — which is 10% cheaper from its SRP of Php30,999 — using the coupon code “POCOSBD5” on Shopee.


But do you want a similar flagship experience for less? You can check out the POCO F5, the first global smartphone to get a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 processor, which can provide a seamless gaming performance.

It has a similar screen than the Pro version as it uses a 6.67-inch AMOLED DotDisplay at 120Hz refresh rate. Plus, a 64-megapixel triple camera with OIS, roomy 256GB of storage, and 67W turbo charging for the 5,000mAh battery.


Get these impressive specs from the POCO F5 for only Php18,299 (from Php20,999) during the POCO Carnival sale. with the code “POCOSBD5” on Shopee.


In the market for a flexible 5G phone that doesn’t break the bank? Made for those who are always on social media and loves sharing photos and videos, the POCO X5 Pro 5G boasts a sharp 108-megapixel camera, joined by an ultra-wide and macro lens.

Edit and share all your content with ease using the fast 6nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G 5G processor and the colorful 120Hz FLOW AMOLED display with stereo speakers.


It also boasts an ultra-fast 67W turbo charger for the 5,000mAh battery. Oh, and for the fashionistas out there, you ought to know that this is the lightest in the whole POCO X series.

The POCO X5 Pro 5G 8GB/256GB can be had for only Php16,290 (from Php18,999) during the sale with the code “POCOSBD5“.


Its baby brother, the might POCO X5 5G 6GB/128GB, is also discounted to Php9,990 (from Php14,999) with the code “POCOSBD5“.

Despite the price, it features a flagship-level 120Hz FHD+ AMOLED display, and even comes with NFC, a generous 5,000mAh battery, and 33W fast charging. It is powered by an advanced Snapdragon 695 processor and features a 48-megapixel AI triple camera.


Looking for an entry-level smartphone that can game? The POCO M5 is powered by a 6nm MediaTek Helio G99 processor. Paired with the fast 90Hz FHD+ DynamicSwitch display, you can enjoy games smoothly on this device.

It also has a sharp 50-megapixel AI triple camera and large 5,000mAh battery with 18W charging. The POCO M5 6GB/128GB has an SRP of Php10,499. If that’s not cheap enough, it will be available on the POCO Carnival sale for only Php6,590.


But if you want something that’s a photography and entertainment powerhouse and still affordable, here’s the POCO M5s for you. Equipped with a 64-megapixel camera, ultra-wide lens, and macro shooter, it definitely can take any type of photo you want.

If you love binge watching, you’d appreciate its impressive 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay, stereo speakers, and 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charging.


Oh, and if you haven’t heard, the POCO M5s is the lightest POCO phone ever. Get the 6GB/128GB POCO M5s variant during the sale for only Php7,590 (from Php10,899) with the code “POCOM5S” on Shopee.


The cheapest item on the list, the POCO C40 is for those who just want a straightforward phone for communicating and lasts for days. This one has an enormous 6,000mAh battery — perfect for those who always travel for work or are just heavily outdoors.

It also has a 6.71-inch DotDrop display, 13-megapixel dual camera setup, and a JLQ octa-core processor. Get the 3GB/32GB POCO C40 for only Php3,699 from its original price of Php6,499.

Get all these devices during the POCO Carnival sale on the POCO Official Store Global in Shopee and Lazada to enjoy their special discounts.

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