POCO F1 with Snapdragon 845 SoC, Dual rear camera setup launched in India, price starts at Rs. 20,999
Xiaomi's sub-brand POCO has launched POCO F1 smartphone in India. The POCO F1 packs a 6.18-inch (2246 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18.7:9 2.5D curved glass display, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 84% NTSC color gamut, it has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. This smartphone comes with a hard-coated polycarbonate unibody design and also comes in Kevlar back option called Armored Edition that uses Kevlar aramid fibre. It has Hybrid dual sim (nano + nano/microSD) card slot. It can support dual 4G VoLTE connectivity.
The POCO F1 is powered by the Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. This smartphone comes with liquidcool technology, it will improve the gaming experience and the performance. It has 6GB/8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB / 128GB/256GB (UFS 2.1) storage, you can expand memory up to 256GB with microSD card via Hybrid sim card slot. It runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9.
The POCO F1 comes with Dual rear camera setup, it has a 12MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture, 1.4μm pixel size, Sony IMX363 sensor, Dual Pixel auto focus, and it has a secondary 5MP rear camera with Samsung sensor and dual LED flash. It has a 20MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. It can support face unlock.
The POCO F1 comes with a rear mounted fingerprint sensor. It has Dual 4G+ VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS connectivity. It has a USB Type-C port and 3.5mm audio jack. It has Dirac HD and Dual Smart PA. It packs a 4000mAh battery, it can support Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging. The POCO F1 comes in Graphite Black, Steel Blue and Rosso Red colours as well as Armored Edition with Kevlar back.
Dimensions: 155.5 × 75.3 × 8.8mm
The POCO F1 POCO F1 6GB RAM + 64GB storage version priced at Rs. 20,999, the POCO F1 6GB RAM + 128GB storage version priced at Rs. 23,999, the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage version priced at Rs. 28,999 and the high-end POCO F1 8GB RAM + 256GB storage Kevlar Armored Edition costs Rs. 29,999 in India. It will be available exclusively on Flipkart and Mi.com from August 29th at 12PM. The company offering Rs. 1,000 instant discount on HDFC Bank credit and debit cards. Other launch offers include up to 6TB of data from Reliance Jio, with additional benefits up to Rs. 8,000. A soft-case will be bundled in box.