The Xiaomi Pocophone F1 is one of the best mid-range smartphone debuts in 2018. According to Xiaomi officials, the Poco F1 is described as the MASTER OF SPEED and will officially debut in several key markets with affordable pricing.
Don’t be confused because the POCOPHONE F1 and the Poco F1 are still the same. The only difference is that Poco F1 is what the phone is known as in India, whereas POCOPHONE F1 is the official market name of the smartphone. The new Xiaomi Phone adopts spectacular specs and features: the snapdragon configuration, huge memory options, Liquid cooling technology, a vast battery capacity, impressive camera capacities, etc. Below I have described the full specifications of the Xiaomi Pocophone F1.
Display and Design of the Pocophone F1:
The Xiaomi phone comes with an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors measuring (82.2% screen-to-body ratio). The 1080 x 2246 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~403 PPI density) display resolution serves you with the stunning viewing experience. There is a provisional Corning Gorilla Glass with the MIUI 10 POCO customization for the screen protection.
The customization of the Pocophone F1 was specifically made to give you a lighter, faster and smoother user experience. The flagship device has a premium look that can compel someone to flaunt around. The phone comes with a polycarbonate. Thus, you won’t find a glass back or curved metal running at the edge of the smartphone. If the polycarbonate finishing is not your taste, Pocophone F1 has also designed more premium looking ones in the Armored Edition F1 and is available in Red, Black, Gray, and Blue.
Camera and Battery of the Poco F1
Just like every other lower budget smartphones, the Xiaomi Pocophone has a slight shortcoming on the camera’s setup. The primary camera debuts with dual sensors; a 12MP f/1.9 aperture and 1. 4µm pixels along with an auxiliary 5 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm, depth sensor (which is a Sony IMX363 camera sensor). The 20MP front camera features with a 4-in-1 super pixel technology and serves you with a clearer and brighter selfies. For sure, both cameras support the AI Beautify 4.0. The Bokeh effect that can serve you with the studio quality photography.
The battery of the Pocophone F1
If you are looking for a phone that guarantees fast performance with a huge battery capacity for gaming and watching movies, you should be considering the Xiaomi Pocophone F1. The mobile phone houses a 4000mAh Li-Po battery and is capable of serving you for several hours without interruptions. It, however, supports the fast charging feature. This means you don’t have to wait for all day before you can have your battery fully charged.
Hardware and Software of the Xiaomi Pocophone F1
The indifference with other manufacturers in the mobile market, the Poco F1 decides on customizing the MIUI version 9.6 with unique features that best suites Android 8.1 Oreo. The customized MIUI comes with standard features most usually seen in other internationally available smartphones.
The Pocophone F1 runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 mobile platform. This means that you are getting a more prevailing AI engine. Along with a 6GB or 8GB RAM depending on the variation. A 2.8GHz Octa-core processor powers the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 coupled with Adreno 630 that ensures better performance in running graphics intense applications/games.
Storage and pricing of the Poco F1
The price tag of the commanding POCO F1 is based on the different variations. The 6GB + 64GB version comes with a price tag of N108,985 (about $299). While the 6GB + 128GB version will sell for N124,659 (about $342), on the other hand, the 8GB + 256GB version is N150,538 (about $413). Finally, the Armored Edition will go for N 156,006 (about $428). As you can see, the Pocophone F1 seems to come with higher prices compared to other mid-range smartphones.