Xiaomi has launched their latest sub-brand Poco, last week. The company has today confirmed the launch date of their upcoming smartphone, the Xiaomi Poco F1, on their official twitter handle. The teaser has a tagline which reads ‘Master of Speed’. The new smartphone is said to feature a notched display.
More than peak performance, more than speed – the best of smartphone innovation is almost here. Brace yourself for the #MasterOfSpeed. See you on August 22, 2018. #POCOF1 pic.twitter.com/Uwt0ZcB26N
— POCO India (@IndiaPOCO) August 13, 2018
The company had stepped into the notch game with the launch of the flagship smartphone Mi 8 & its specced down variant Mi 8 SE back in May 2018, and later with the launch of Redmi 6 Pro.
Xiaomi Poco F1
The rumored specs of the Poco F1 is said to include a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 19:9 display with a resolution of 2246×1080 pixels that sits under a 2.5D curved glass. Powering the smartphone is the Snapdragon 845 chipset with Adreno 630 GPU. The phone comes with 6 GB LPDDR4X RAM with either 64 GB or 128 GB of internal storage, expandable via a microSD card slot. The phone is said to run on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9.0 on top.
For the cameras, the Poco F1 comes with a dual camera setup. The rear cameras are expected to feature a 12 MP primary rear camera with a 1.4um pixel size and a secondary 5 MP shooter. To the front, the phone will have a 20 MP selfie camera with IR Face Unlock support.
The Poco F1 packs in a 4000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. Apart from the IR face unlock, the phone also has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, for security. The phone will support 4G VoLTE, Dual-Band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, GPS & GLONASS. It comes with a 3.5 mm headphone jack on the top with a USB Type-C port at the bottom.
Xiaomi Poco F1 launch date
The Xiaomi Poco F1 will be launched in India, on August 22nd, at an event in New Delhi.
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Wow that’s so amazing specs from Xiaomi Poco F1 WAITING great high end spec’s #GizmoArmy #Honor9NGizmoTimes
Absolutely a great news for us ! I’m waiting eagerly for this phone ! Let see what will be the price and specifications
High expectations from Xiaomi
Lets see how they price this one
Xiaomi POCO F1 smartphone features looks really impressive at every aspect from powerful snapdragon 845 flagship SoC to dual rear camera setup & design with awesome build quality, looking forward to launch to know about pricing.
Very interesting specs from Xiaomi #Honor9NGizmoTimes #GizmoArmy
This Phone Is Looking Amazing Can Give Very Tough Competition To Flagships In India.
Pricing Gonna Be Very Surprising