Xiaomi Poco F1 Master of Speed Phone: Specification, Price In India:- Xiaomi Pocophone has taken the game of smartphone making to the next level. Launched today in India, Xiaomi has unquestionably worked to remain at the top with the surprisingly new Poco F1 just when its other products are still fresh in the market. Pocophone is the sub-brand of Xiaomi, clearly a marketing strategy to reign the smartphone business and create a undisputable niche amongst the great brand names. In its launch even at Delhi, it staged awe-inspiring technological perfection with a pinch of technological marvel. Let’s start with the features.
Poco F1 combines a strong Snapdragon 845 chipset with AIE 845 flagship processor. The most advanced flagship 10nm class chip and Octa-Core Kryo385 CPU Qaulcomm (Adreno 630) which gives us a never before performance experience and lower power consumption. The AIE 845 helps improve its AI performance by 300% as compared to 835.
The screen size of all the variants range from 6.18 to 6.29 inches. It has LCD IPS Full HD display with a resolution of about 1080×2246 pixels. The trending notch display gives it 19:9 aspect. For screen protection is has the Corning Gorilla Glass. Other features in display include 500nits of ultra-bright display and a high contrast ratio of 1500:1.
The 4000mAH battery has even more than its capacity as this is combined with the performance of liquid cooling technology which gives it more than expected performance. Apart from this it also supports Quick Charge 3.0. So, if 30 hours of calling or 146 hours of audio playback is still not satisfactory, give it a quick charge and play on!
Poco F1 has ‘Ultra light sensitive AI’ dual 12MP Sony IMX363 and 5MP Samsung camera with aperture of f/1.75, 1.4um of pixel size and a photo resolution of 4032x 3024 pixels. It also supports 4K video recording and is packed with dual LED flash. It does not support optical image stabilization but has dual pixel autofocus. In terms of hardware it has multi-frame noise reduction. The camera is an
The front facing camera is of 20MP with f/2.0 aperture and supports 1080p video recording along with digital zoom. In light conditions the front facing camera also is used for face unlock.
Other features include Infrared Face unlock which can unlock in darkness. It has a fingerprint scanner at the rear and 3.5mm audio port at the top. For navigation and positioning it has GPS, AGPS, GLONASS and BEIDOU. In terms of sensors it has proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Vibration motor, Hall sensor, Ambient light sensor and an Electronic Compass.
What makes it different from the rest :-
Xiaomi calls itself a ‘Jack-of-all-trades’ as it claims to have all the set standards in five key pointers that users generally expect in a smartphone viz. performance, battery, camera, display and other features.
Apart from that it says it is the ‘champion of performance’ in the four pointers excluding other features. In it’s launch session Xiaomi shows on stage an experiment in which Poco F1 is made to compete with iPhone X in three continuous game sessions on the variables of Average Frame Rate, Temperature and Battery. Xiaomi Poco F1 wins over iPhone X on all three variables proving to be great in terms of performance while competing with the best in the market.
The Qualcomm Adreno 630 GPU gives it a 30% improved performance than its predecessors. In case you are wondering what’s in it for you, it give you an access to plethora of futuristic video games and interactive media experience like the Vulkan (API), 6DoF Hand Tracking and Controller support, Room-Scale 6DoF with SLAM and Adreno Foveation.
Xiaomi Poco F1 comes with a revolutionary Liquid Cool Technology which helps it to get a significant leap in its performance when compared to other Snapdragon 845 flagship devices like Samsung S9 and One Plus 6. This cooling technology helps to keep the CPU to remain giving best performance at an incredible speed. For those who love to indulge in continuous heavy games and are disappointed by the frequent lags and slow response, this device their solution. With 4000 mAH battery it gets well with a full day heavy usage easily.
It also has the latest Dynamic AI (artificial intelligence) computation assignment which increases the AI performance by three times than the usual.
The major attraction of this device is its ‘Infrared face unlock system’ which can work within 5 seconds.
The Pocophone gives three variant combinations for us to chose from 6GB with 64GB at the price of Rs.20,999, 6GB with 128GB at Rs 23,999 and 8GB with 256GB at a price of Rs 28,999. There is another Armoured edition which has 8GB of Ram and 256 GB of store space priced at Rs. 29,999. The three colour options that are available for this device are Rosso Red, Graphite Black and Steel Blue.
Xiaomi Poco F1 will be available in the market from August 29, 2018 exclusively on online shopping site flipkart and mi.com.