After Oppo announced its sub-brand Realme, which created the Realme One, it looks a lot like Xiaomi's Redmi. Thus, Xiaomi created a new sub-brand called Poco, and the company made its official debut by unveiling the Poco F1, which will redefine the premium budget segment again and could trigger a price war because it has a lot to do. offer (BBC reported). Also remember that Huawei also has a sub-brand called Honor who recently tried something similar with the launch of his Honor Play game.
Now back to Poco F1, its design is typical of the cloning of the iPhone X have an iPhone frontia and the back is like a glassless OnePlus 6, which is the main competitor or the target of Poco F1. Because Poco has talked a lot about the fact that their device outperforms the flagship product OnePlus 6 at almost half the price, which is 20,999 INR.
|Display||6.18-inch IPS LCD Screen|
|Display Properties||1080+ 18.7: 9 Full-Vision Display 1080×2246 pixels|
|Screen Protector||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
| Processor |
Architecture  4 cores 2.8 GHz kryo 385 GOLD and 4 cores 1.8 GHz kryo 385 SILVER (FinFet 2 ng 2 Gen)
|RAM||6 GB / 8 GB 1866 MHz LPDDR4x|
|Storage||UFS 2.1 64 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB] SD card slot||Yes (up to 256GB)|
|Features||AI-CAM, Turbocharge engine, MIUI for POCO, Dirac Sound, Liquid Cooling, Qualcomm® aptX ™ audio playback with aptX Classic and HD support, dedicated AMP (Unknown) )|
|Dimensions||157.9 x 74.3 x 8.8 mm|
|Connectivity ty||4G +, Dual VoLTE, 3G GSM, 2G GSM, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS + GLONASS|
|Main camera|| 12 megapixel dual camera (f / 1.9, 1.4 micron) + 5 megapixel (f / 2.0, 1.12 micron, depth sensor) |
SLo-Mo recording – yes (1080P-120FPS, 720P-240FPS)
|secondary camera||front camera 20 MP f / 2.0 aperture  battery capacity||4000 mAh|
|charging time  0-100% in 1 hour 40 minutes, 0-80% in 1 hours|
|Battery life||1.5 days (mixed use)  Screen-on Time||7.2 Hours (mixed use )|
|Colors||Steel Blue, Black Graphite Edition Red Rosso and Armored|
|Price|| $ 299 21K INR 6-64GB |
$ 339 24k INR 6-128GB
$ 430 30k INR 8-256GB (Armored Edition)
|Availability||Online on Flipkart India and also mi.com (India)|
|Bands|| GSM B2 / 3/5/8|
WCDMA B1 / 2/5/8
F DD-LTE B1 / 3/5/7/8/20
TDD-LTE B38 / 40/41 (120MHz)
(Note: Global variants will have more LTE bands responding to POCO's request.
The Xiaomi Poco F1 is powered by the high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, an octa-core chip and competing Apple. A11 bionic found in the iPhone X and is the most powerful mobile processor. The GPU's features are handled by the powerful Adreno 630 which is Qualcomm's flagship GPU, which means you have to play PUBG in maximum graphics mode. The processor and graphics processor use liquid technology that helps control temperatures. Now paired with this is 6 GB of RAM or 8 GB of RAM with 64 GB, 128 GB and a huge variant of 256 GB are also available, which is crazy when you find it at the price that it comes below .
The front panel is dominated by a 6.18-inch 18.7: 9 full HD + IPS LCD screen and features 39; a notch display that can be masked by a simple toggle. Aside from the ordinary metal design, the Poco F1 also comes in a Kevlar back panel (used in bulletproof armor) which is a very durable material, it's not something new like in 2012 / 2013 with the Motorola and Verizon Droid Razr's, but good to see someone bring this material back again.
Face-unlock is also here, and this one only depend on the front camera of the phone, but also uses infrared sensors for the facial recognition, which also works in a dark environment. The Poco f1 comes with a hybrid sim solution, which means two slots, one for the SIM card and another for the SD card or two SIM cards, but there is no room for an SD card dedicated. The handset is equipped with dual stereo speakers (headphones) with a Durac Dual-Direct dedicated for HD audio.
As an affordable flagship product, we have a dual camera setup with pretty crazy specifications for the camera. starting with the two sensors, there is a Sony IMX363 + 12 megapixel f / 1.9 aperture primary sensor with a pixel size greater than 1.4 micron that will help capture more light as the sun goes down, while than the second. The camera also has multiple AI capabilities, HDR mode support, portrait mode, and advanced Dual-Pixel detection system handles for faster focus speeds.
On the front, a monstrous 20 megapixel snaper
Software and Battery
Works on Android Oreo 8.1
MIUI User Interface for Poço
Get Android Pie 9.0 later this year  Poco f1 uses MIUI for Poço, which is a much more refined and attenuated version of MIUI and is somewhat similar to the Android Stock interface with nifty additions and customizations. However, the great advantage of Poco is the implementation of its TurboCharge engine that will ensure 20% smooth animations and framerate, as well as the most important optimization of applications, which will improve the startup of all applications.
Applications are categorized in color, so that when the color of an app's icon changes, you will not be confused. The company has also decided to host its MIUI launch app for Poco on the Google Play Store. So every time a launcher update will appear in the Google Play Store for all.
has promised to provide the latest version of Android, namely the update Android Pie 9.0 by the end of 2018, and you will also receive regular monthly security updates, which remains to see. The smartphone also supports Project Treble . Xiaomi also said that unloading the bootloader will not void the warranty and that kernel sources will be available on Github after August 27th.
Good news: the battery capacity is very high and by 2018 standards at 4000mAh Get Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 (18W-5V-3A, 9V-2A, 12V-1.5A) this time instead of 10W which is in most Xiaomi smartphones. The headset also comes with a dedicated DAC for a better music experience via headphones.
Pricing and Availability
6GB / 64GB -> Rs. 20,999 / – INR
6GB / 128GB -> Rs. 23,999 / – INR
] 8GB / 256GB -> Rs. 28,999 / – INR
8GB / 256GB Special Armored Edition-> Rs. 29,999 / – INR
With such an aggressive price, the Poco F1 is a true flagship killer, and he is almost comparable to OnePlus 6, his main rival. The phone will go on sale August 29 at noon IST, exclusively on Flipkart and also on mi.com and will be an online phone only. While on the world markets, the phone should be launched on August 27 in France, Indonesia and Hong Kong; expect a similar pricing to the Indian variant.
Buy on Flipkart
introductory offers to include a discount of Rs. 1,000 when you pay with the credit of HDFC Bank as well as with debit cards. In addition, Jio users will be treated with a data throughput of 6TB and cash back with a value of Rs.8000 of course. If you have questions about POCO F1, you can ask them in the comments section below.