Poco, the Xiaomi’s new sub-brand has launched a new smartphone, called Poco F1 unveiled at an event in New Delhi on Wednesday. The phone has the high-end specs where you get a massive 6.18-inch notch display, the latest Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processor, a dual rear camera setup and more good features. The phone will be available via Flipkart and Mi.com starting from 12 pm on August 29.
The Xiaomi Poco F1 has been priced at Rs. 20,999 for the 6GB RAM with 64GB of internal storage variant. Meanwhile, the 6GB of RAM with 128GB internal storage variant carries a price tag of Rs. 23,999, and the 8GB of RAM with 256GB of internal storage variant Rs. 28,999 in India. The device is available in Rosso Red, Steel Blue, and Graphite Black color options. You will get a Rs 1,000 instant discount from HDFC Bank credit and debit card and Rs 8,000 instant benefits and 6TB of high-speed data by Jio.
Taking about its specs and features, it offers a 6.18-inch 2.D curved display with a resolution of 1080 x 2246 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The phone measures 155.5 x 75.3 x 8.8 mm and weights around 180grams. The phone runs on MIUI 9.6 based on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
Xiaomi Poco F1 Specifications
- Display: 6.18-inch
- Resolution: 1080 x 2246 pixels
- Dimensions: 155.5 x 75.3 x 8.8 mm
- Weights: 180grams
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
- CPU: Octa-core
- GPU: Adreno 630
- RAM: 6GB/8GB
- Internal Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB
- Rear Camera: 12MP+5MP
- Front Camera: 20MP
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh
Under the hood, it is equipped with a Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 chipset with liquid cool Technology which is clocked at octa-core CPU along Adreno 630 GPU. You can expand its storage capacity via microSD card up to 256GB. It includes 4G+, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, and 3.5mm headphone jack. It offers a USB Type-C port at the bottom for quick charging.
As for the camera, it features a dual-camera setup on the rear penal where you get a primary 12MP Sony sensor while the secondary is a 5MP Samsung sensor. There is a 20MP of front camera which offers Face Unlock feature. The Poco F1 is powered by a 4,000mAh battery with 18W charging support and Quick Charge 3 technology. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back panel to unlock the phone.
Overall, the phone has high-end features which come with a decent price tag. To get the latest news about Android smartphones, stay tuned with us.