indian version of poco x3 surfaces with 8 gb of ram launch expected on september 22

A new, slightly upgraded version of the Poco X3 NFC has surfaced on the Google Play Console, this one apparently preparing for a launch in India on September 22. The code name of the new model is “karna” and its retail name notably lacks “NFC” (which doesn’t necessarily mean that the feature will be omitted).

The Console lists the chipset as Snapdragon 730, though a quick trip to Geekbench shows that the “karna” scores on par with the “surya” (the code name for the current Poco X3 model). This means it uses the same Snapdragon 732G chipset, which is just an overclocked version of the 730,…