The handset will be accessible via Flipkart and Mi.com beginning at 12pm. The Chinese manufacturer had established the smartphone in the nation before in August under its new sub-brand Poco. Directed by Xiaomi’s Lead Product Manager Jai Mani, the first smartphone beneath the Poco brand is set to take on handsets in the midsize section like the OnePlus 6 and Asus ZenFone 5Z. The price of this smartphone in India starts at Rs. 20,999 and goes up to Rs. 29,999. The maker had introduced four variants of the handset on the sector and they come with up to 8GB of RAM, Snapdragon 845 SoC, a 6.1-inch screen, and much more. Meanwhile, details of the Poco F1, including its price in India, launching offers, and much more were already revealed by Xiaomi.
The cost in India of Xiaomi Poco F1 is set in Rs. 20,999 for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB inbuilt storage version, Rs. 23,999 for its 6GB RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage model, and Rs. 28,999 for your 8GB RAM/ 256GB inbuilt storage version. The smartphone comes from Rosso Red, Steel Blue and Graphite Black colour versions. Also, the Poco F1 will arrive in an Armoured Edition with’actual Kevlar’. The purchase price of this version is Rs. 29,999. The Poco F1 variants will be available via Flipkart and Mi.com beginning from 12pm IST today.
In terms of launch offers in the first sale today, buyers of the Xiaomi Poco F1 can avail a Rs. 1,000 instant discount by using HDFC Bank debit and credit cards. Additionally, Reliance Jio subscribers can avail up to 6TB of 4G data, alongside added benefits of up to Rs. 8,000. Notably, the company will provide a soft-case bundled in the box, whereas an ultra-slim hard instance priced at Rs. 399, along with a Kevlar finished Armoured Case at Rs. 799 will be available separately. You can also purchase’official skins’ value Rs. 299.
Xiaomi Poco F1 specifications
However, an MIUI 10 update is thought to be coming shortly. Xiaomi has also promised an Android N upgrade. The Poco F1 utilizes MIUI for Poco, a customised version of MIUI that’s said to be optimized for speed. The Poco launcher is thought to appear closer to stock Android’s UI and in addition, it includes features like third party program icon support. Xiaomi will also provide support for custom ROMs and will discharge the kernel within the next few weeks.
The Poco F1 has a 6.18-inch display alongside 2. D arch Gorilla Glass 3 glass protection. It’s powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip which comes with LiquidCool Technology. As mentioned, the smartphone comes from 6GB and 8GB RAM versions and carries a dual camera setup using a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 main sensor with 1.4-micron pixel, dual-pixel autofocus, and a 5-megapixel secondary depth sensor from Samsung. In the front, there’s a 20-megapixel selfie camera that comes with HDR and AI Beautify features, using an IR light that powers the Face Unlock attribute. The company claims that the AI camera has been tuned especially for India, also has scene recognition attributes. The phone comes with Dirac HD Sound support, with a Dual Smart PA..
The Poco F1 comes with 64GB/ / 128GB/ 256GB inbuilt storage alternatives, all which can be expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) at a hybrid SIM slot setup. Connectivity options in the smartphone contain 4G+, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack. It includes detectors such as an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, and proximity detector. The handset packs a 4,000mAh battery with 18W charging support and Quick Charge 3.