Hey readers, the most awaited phone of the month Poco F1 is here. Poco launched its very first smartphone in New Delhi today. As expected earlier this phone is definitely a OnePlus 6 Rival. This post is gonna discuss the specifications and features of the brand new Poco F1.
First things first, Poco F1 sports Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 AIE flagship processor – the obvious choice for the master of speed. Poco F1 also packs the incredibly powerful Adreno 630 GPU with Qualcomm’s Dynamic AI to achieve over 300% performance improvement over previous generation chipsets.
The company claims that the Poco F1 has scored 291302 AnTuTu score in their internal lab test, the company also claims that this is one of the world’s fastest smartphones. As the company’s statements are concerned this phone comes up with liquid cool technology which disspates heat 300% faster than other flagships.
Coming to the battery this phone comes up with a massive battery of 4000 mAh and supports quick charging 3.0. A 9V 2A charger is provided with thee phone. The company claims that the user don’t have to use that much often.This phone bears a 3.5mm headphone jack too. Thanks to Poco it did not ditch the headphone jack like other flagships.
Poco F1 also supports Dual VoLTE which supports audio calls made over VoLTE even in indoor and poor network areas. This is the first phone in India to feature 4G+ support. This results in 275% faster data throughput over conventional 4G.
Talking about the memory, the top variant comes with 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage. The other variants are 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB. Poco F1 is also compatible with MicroSD cards and comes equipped with a hybrid slot that’s expandable up to 256GB.T This phone comes in four colour varaints graphite black, Steel Blue and Rosso Red. The fourth variant is a kevlar one (called as Armoured edition). The company claims that the kevlar edition is scratch proof.
The Camera is a dual one on the rear sporting 12MP+5MP. The 12MP Sony IMX 363 sensor is the same as the one used on the Xiaomi Mi8 and Mi Mix 2S. Poco F1’s 12MP primary camera sensor has massive 1.4um pixels. The secondary 5MP sensor captures depth information for amazing portraits. Poco F1 also features dual-pixel autofocus on the main camera. This allows the camera to have up to 12 million focus point at any one time.This phone also features Real time AI photography.
Poco F1 also brings a 20MP high-resolution selfie camera and with it also the same selfie camera module that’s used on Xiaomi’s Mi8. the front camera features AI scene detection that intelligently recognizes up to 10 scenes & optimizes the selfie’s background in real-time.
The phone runs on ANdroid 8.1 Oreo based MIUI. The UI of this phone is different from the regular MIUI. This is infact the combination of both STOCK android and the MIUI.This phone supports POCO launcher and other features.
The main part Price comes here :
POCO F1 (6GB+64GB) – ₹20,999
POCO F1 (6GB+128GB) – ₹23,999
POCO F1 (8GB+256GB) – ₹28,999
POCO F1 Armoured Edition (8GB+256GB) – ₹29,999.
This is the first smartphone in India that comes under the hood of snapdragon 845 just under ₹22,000. This phone is going on sale on August 29th at 12 PM on mi.com and Flipkart. I am going to get one. What are your view on Poco F1? Do let us know in the comments section.