Xiaomi recently introduced its new flagship smartphone sub-brand POCO. The first phone from the new sub-brand known as Pocophone F1 will be soon launched in India. The new Pocophone F1 is a flagship smartphone that will compete with OnePlus 6, Samsung Galaxy S9+, HTC U12+, and LG G7 ThinkQ.
Pocophone F1: New Flagship Competitor
Pocophone F1 is an impressive smartphone that offers immersive display, pleasing design aesthetics, reliable performance, and capable camera. Xiaomi may launch the Pocophone F1 at an affordable price point (flagship killer category). The flagship smartphone will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with Adreno 630 GPU, and performance will be its major highlight.
Pocophone F1 Specifications
- 5.99-inch IPS LCD Full HD+ display with a resolution of 1080 x 2246 and 18:9 aspect ratio
- Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor with liquid cooling
- Adreno 630 GPU
- 6GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage
- Android 8.1 with MIUI 9.6 custom skin
- 12MP+5MP dual camera setup
- 20MP front-facing camera.
- 4,000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Type-C Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0 LE, A-GPS, Glonass, Beidou
Xiaomi officially announced that the Pocophone F1 will be launched in India on August 22. The smartphone will offer a plastic construction and will come with an AI-powered vertical dual camera setup. Furthermore, the Pocophone F1 will come with a notch coupled with a chin and thin bezels. Xiaomi has retained a headphone jack on the top. Lastly, the phone has a USB-C port and two speaker grilles at the bottom.
Pocophone F1: Expected Pricing
Xiaomi will definitely launch the Pocophone F1 at a competitive price point. Aggressive pricing will help the Pocophone to stand out from the crowd. We can expect the Pocophone to be launched between the 30k-35k price range. Apart from that, the smartphone will offer some flagship exclusive features like liquid CPU cooling and IR face unlock. Overall, the Pocophone F1 will be an impressive smartphone.
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