Today, Xiaomi has officially launched the new Poco F1 smartphone in India. The Xiaomi Poco F1 features Snapdragon 845 SoC, up to 8GB RAM, dual rear cameras, 4000mAh battery, 4G VoLTE, and much more.
The starting price of the Poco F1 smartphone is Rs 20,999 which is for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. The model with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage is priced at Rs 23,999. The high-end version with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage costs Rs 28,999. The phone will be available exclusively on Flipkart and Mi Store from 29th August 2018.
Xiaomi Poco F1 Specifications and Features
- Display: 6.18-inch display
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
- GPU: Adreno 630
- RAM: 6GB/8GB
- ROM: 64GB/128GB/256GB
- Rear Cameras: 12MP + 5MP with LED flash
- Front Camera: 20MP
- Battery: 4000mAh
- Fast Charging: Yes, QuickCharge 3.0
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes, located at the back panel
- Other features: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, IR face unlock, etc.
- Height: 155.5mm
- Width: 75.2mm
- Thickness: 8.8mm
- Weight: 182g
The new Poco F1 features a 6.18-inch FHD+ large display with a resolution of 2246 × 1080 pixels, 403 ppi and 18.7:9 aspect ratio. The display also has Corning Gorilla Glass protection and other handy features like – Night Mode, Reading Mode, Sunlight display, Color temperature adjustment, etc. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor (2.8GHz) with Adreno 630 GPU and LiquidCool technology. It comes with 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 64GB, 128GB or 256GB of internal storage.
In terms of camera, the Poco F1 has a dual camera set up at the back. The AI Dual Rear Cameras consists of a primary 12MP camera and a secondary 5MP camera. This camera comes with a single-tone flash, HDR imaging, Face Recognition, Portrait mode, and more. There’s a 20MP front camera with AI Portrait mode and face recognition. The handset can shoot 4K videos at 30 fps.
The phone comes with a 4000 mAh battery which supports Quick Charge 3.0 for fast charging. It has USB type-C charging port and a 3.5mm audio port. The sensors available in this phone are – Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Vibration motor, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Electronic compass, and Hall sensor. The fingerprint scanner is at the back. The handset will be available in three different colors: Graphite Black, Steel Blue, and Rosso Red. A special Armoured Edition will also be available but at a higher price.