Xiaomi Pocophone F1, Is It Really The Cheapest FlagshipTags >> Xiaomi , Pocophone News By : Liam Hems September 17,2018
Xiaomi Pocophone F1 or Poco F1 is the first smartphone of the newly launched Pocophone sub-brand. It is offering some high-end features for easily affordable price. We’ve no doubt the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 is the cheapest device to get Snapdragon 845, as the Smartphone is available for $300 only. But, the question still remain, is the Poco F1 the cheapest flagship smartphone or the three hundred dollars are enough to experience top level features. Let’s continue reading to get the answers.
Design and Display: The first unique thing which Pocophone F1 has is its body construction in plastic and Kevlar, which looks superior and makes it easier to have a strong gripe on sides while holding device. There is a bigger display of 6.18 inches with 82.2% screen-to-body ratio and 18.7:9 screen aspects.
Triple Camera Setup: Camera is the favorite department of the photography lovers. So, Xiaomi Pocophone F1 carries a Dual 12MP + 5MP Rear Optics and a higher 20MP Selfie Camera. The 12MP primary lens has wider f/1.9 aperture to capture brighter images, whereas the Front Camera has slightly low f/2.0 aperture but higher megapixels. In fact, the whole triple camera setup is receptive and excellent for camera lovers.
Infrared Face Unlock: Xiaomi Poco F1 comes with an Infrared Face Scanner on front which is faster and more reliable. It enables Face Unlock in daylight as well as in dark at night. A Fingerprint Sensor is also available for manual unlock.
Powerful Internal Specs: It is the section where the specs are touching the high-end points. The Pocophone F1 houses the most powerful Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 chipset and Adreno 630 GPU. It is tucked with an Octa-core 2.0GHz processor and 6GB massive RAM. There is 64GB inbuilt storage to save huge records. It has a microSD card slot as well.
Software: Xiaomi Poco F1 is running on Android 8.1 (Oreo) which is not a big surprise, but the presence of entirely new POCO customized MIUI 9.6, which polishes apps, enables more gestures, and gives a professional look to the interface.
Battery: One of the key specs is battery, as it determines how much long you can talk, play and watch. So, the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 packs a mammoth 4000mAh Battery which offers you to get two days of multimedia usage after a single charge. It is supported with Quick Charge 3 for Fast Charging to save your precious time.
Audio Jack and Speakers: Nowadays many high-end devices are leaving behind custom audio jack and stereo speakers, but the Xiaomi Poco F1 comes with FM Radio, Headphone Jack, and Stereo Speakers which let you enjoy in your desired way.
Price: Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Price starts from $300. Yes! It is the very low price as compared to top features e.g. 6.18-inch Display, Snapdragon 845 SoC, Adreno 630 GPU, Dual Rear Camera Setup, Infrared Face ID, 4000mAh battery.
In fact, Xiaomi showed that Pocophone F1 is the cheapest Flagship device with SD845, and the $300 is sufficient for a Flagship, or at least for a Mini Flagship smartphone.