HIGHLIGHTS OF POCO F1
Xiaomi has been proving to be a very popular brand in India for quite a few years; with the real proof of reaching the fourth position among the 5 best-selling smartphones in India in the second quarter of 2018.
With an aim to challenge another Chinese startup, One Plus, which took a similar online route as Xiaomi, they introduced Poco F1 as a trendsetter for all the mid-ranged premium smartphones with high-end specifications at a much lower price than some other competitors.
The Xiaomi Poco F1 was developed and was globally announced on 22 August 2018. Poco F1 comes with a 6.18-inch IPS LCD display having a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,246 pixels with a pixel density of 403 PPI and an aspect ratio of 18:7:9, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass that protects the LCD Display and guards the screen against any scratches or damage.
The Poco F1 sports a 6GB RAM and an octa-core processor (2.8 GHz Kryo 385 + 1.8GHz Kryo 385) which sits upon a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset and an Adreno 630 graphics card. Also with its huge internal memory of 64GB and not to forget, the external memory which is expandable up to 256GB, it sure is a heart stealer.
Embedded with dual rear cameras of 12MP + 5MP with the perfect set of cameras that clicks pictures like a pro. The front camera is a monster with a 20MP resolution with AI features which will impress the selfie lovers by clicking flattering selfies at any lighting conditions.
The sim slots inbuilt are dual sim space, GSM+GSM, providing a Nano sim size for both the hybrid slots that supports 4G VoLTE.
Connectivity features include WiFi 802.11, MIMO, Bluetooth v5.0, A-GPS with Glonass and much more.
VARIANTS OF COLOUR – It comes in three colours which are Rose Red, Graphite Black and Steel Blue.
VARIANTS OF SIZE – Base variant of 64 GB, Middle variant of 128 GB, & Top End Armoured variant of 256GB.
The price of Poco F1 in India is as follows;
The Xiaomi Poco F1 offers amazing specifications for the price but not to forget, the POCO F1 is quintessentially a Xiaomi smartphone with different branding. Not to deny the fact that it has a great display, flagship specifications, powerful cameras and useful software capabilities backed by a long-lasting battery, available at a mouth-watering price point, it thus successfully establishes its mark in the Rs 20k+ segment.
|Model||Xiaomi Poco F1|
|Display||6.18-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) display, 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 protections, 19:9 aspect ratios.|
|Processor||Octa-core Snapdragon 845 SoC|
|Internal Storage||64GB /128GB expandable via micro SD (400GB)|
|Software||Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9.5|
|Primary Camera||12MP f/1.8,1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual pixel PDAF;
5 MP, depth sensor, Dual-LED dual-tone flashlight
|Secondary Camera||20MP, AI features|
|Battery||4000mAh + 18W charger (Quick Charge 3.0)|
|Connectivity||4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port|
|Sensors||Infrared face recognition, Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, fingerprint, barometer,|
|Dimensions||156 x 75.5 x 9 mm; weight 186.5 grams|
|India Price||₹19,999 /₹22,999/ ₹27,999
Kevlar back: 29,999/-
|Screen Size||6.18 inches (15.7 cm)|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2246 pixels|
|Bezel-less display||yes (with notch)|
|Pixel Density||403 ppi|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Touch Screen||Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch|
|Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)||82.2 %|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|Processor||Octa-core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)|
|Internal Memory||64 GB|
|Expandable Memory||Yes Up to 256 GB|
|USB OTG Support||Yes|
|Resolution||12 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Cameras|
|Sensor||Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor|
|Autofocus||Dual Pixel autofocus|
|Image Resolution||4000 x 3000 Pixels|
|Settings||Exposure compensation, ISO control|
|Shooting Modes||Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode|
|Camera Features||Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus|
|Video Recording||3840×2160 @ 30 fps, 1920×1080 @ 30 fps, 1280×720 @ 240 fps|
|Resolution||20 MP Front Camera|
|Talktime||Up to 30 Hours(2G)|
|Quick Charging||Quick, v3.0|
Network & Connectivity:
|SIM Size||SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)|
|Network Support||4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G|
|SIM 1||4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands:GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHzGPRS: AvailableEDGE: Available
|SIM 2||4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHzGPRS: AvailableEDGE: Available
|SAR Value||Head: 0.719 W/kg, Body: 0.746 W/kg|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO|
|Wi-Fi Features||Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot|
|GPS||with A-GPS, Glonass|
|USB Connectivity||Mass storage device, USB charging|
|USB Type-C||(Doesn`t support micro-USB)|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Fingerprint Sensor Position||Rear|
|Other Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope|
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