We’re every week away from the official launch of the Xiaomi-backed Pocophone F1 in India. Xiaomi has already tweeted in regards to the launch occasion in New Delhi, and it’s scheduled for August 22.
Whereas Xiaomi has solely confirmed in regards to the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset on the Pocophone F1 in a teaser; the whole lot else in regards to the telephone has already been leaked on the web. Now we have already reported about an unboxing video of the PocoPhone F1/ Poco F1, however now there may be one other one, and never simply that, the parents at Android Authority have finished an in depth first impressions of the telephone. However right here’s the whole lot you should know in regards to the Poco F1/ PocoPhone F1.
First the model – ‘Pocophone’ or ‘Poco’ by Xiaomi
Pocophone or Poco will probably be a brand new sub-brand by Xiaomi to tackle OnePlus’ fame. The corporate appears to be planning on the identical line as Huawei and BBK, who promote completely different smartphones below completely different model title in numerous segments.
In regards to the title, the confusion remains to be there. Xiaomi formally tweeted in regards to the India launch as Poco F1, and there are virtually all different leaks as Pocophone F1. So till Xiaomi formally confirms or launches the smartphone, there will probably be no readability it appears.
Poco F1/ PocoPhone F1 Specs
If the leaks are proper then upfront the Poco F1 will characteristic 5.99-inch notch show with Full-HD+ decision and 19:9 ratio. Inside, it’ll pack the present high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with liquid-cooled expertise and Adreno 630. The smartphone is alleged to come back in two variants – 6GB RAM+64GB storage and 6GB RAM+128GB storage. It’ll even have a microSD expandable reminiscence choice.
— POCOPHONE World (@GlobalPocophone) August 11, 2018
For optics, the Pocophone F1 will boast of a dual-camera setup with a 12-megapixel and a 5-megapixel twin pixel auto focus lens. The entrance selfie digital camera will probably be a 20-megapixel shooter.
Different options embrace a 3.5 mm audio jack, rear mounted fingerprint sensor, Bluetooth 5.0, and a 4000mAh battery with USB Kind-C and Fast Cost 3.0.
Software program – MIUI or Inventory Android ?
Thus far, all of the leaks have identified for Xiaomi’s personal MIUI 9. It’s most certainly to be Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9.6. The pre-launch models within the leaks don’t appear to have the ultimate software program but.
Worth and Shade choices
Finally, all of it comes all the way down to the value of the Pocophone F1. Going by the rumored pricing, Poco F1 or PocoPhone F1 may very well be essentially the most reasonably priced flagship smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset in any smartphone market. The 64GB mannequin obtained by Android Authority was briefly placed on sale by a European retailer for about 430 Euros (roughly Rs 34,000), however that’s in the identical nation the place the OnePlus 6 sells for 530 Euros (roughly Rs 42,000). The 128GB was reportedly accessible at 468 Euros.
Having stated that, the Poco F1 by Xiaomi in India is anticipated to be priced round Rs 25,000 to Rs 27,000 for the 6GB+64GB mannequin. It’s stated to come back in Blue and Graphite Black coloration choices.