Pocophone, the sub-brand of Xiaomi released its first smartphone Poco F1 in Nepal. We already speculated on the launch of Poco F1 after the official presence of Xiaomi here in Nepal. Earlier after the launch news of the launch circulates, bloggers and phone enthusiasts have been very much delighted.
The phone is very popular for its high specs of flagship-level and low prices. Some of the specs include Snapdragon 845 processor, above 6 GB RAM, dual rear camera, and whopping 4000 mAH battery. Poco F1 was available exclusively in Daraz on 11.11, at an unbelievable price.
Update: The phone was available to order in SastoDeal. Unlike the previous price, Poco F1 is now available in a 6 GB + 128GB version with a price of Rs 29,999. Please have a look at yourself if the device is available there.
Apart from the top tier processor that is being used in flagship phones like Samsung Galaxy S9, Xiaomi Mi8, Google Pixel 3, the Poco F1 phone also includes liquid cooling technology that will lower the temperature increment due to high usage. Here are the detailed specs of the Poco F1 phone.
6.18 inch IPS LCD, Full HD+ display
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor with Liquid cooling technology
6 GB and 8GB LPDDR4X RAM + 64, 128 and 256GB Memory space
Dual rear camera: 12MP f/1.8 + 5MP dual rear camera
Front-facing camera: 20MP, f/2.0
IR-based facial recognition
Rear Fingerprint sensor
Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9
Hybrid dual SIM slot for SIM and Micro SD slot.
4000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support
Graphite Black and Steel Blue Color
Poco F1 has a 6.18 inch IPS display with a Notch which will give room for the front camera, IR sensor, 3.5 mm audio jack, and more. The dual rear camera can take a nice portrait photo with the depth of field having an aperture of f/1.8. Similarly, the front-facing camera of 20 MP can make good selfies. The camera is AI-enabled and has manual control, auto HDR, Photo filters, and beautify features.
Poco Launcher on the MIUI 9.6 (Android Oreo) also makes it smooth operation and good multitasking. The whopping 4000 mAH will last the phone for a longer duration and with heavy usage, and it can also charge at a fast pace with quick charge 3.0 technology. Poco X2, the new phone from Poco if launched in Nepal, will definitely get the same attention here in Nepal.
Some of the other features of the Poco F1 are:
Reading mode for reducing blue colors that affect our eyes during reading.
Poco F1 Price in Nepal
Poco F1 Phone was available in Nepal, in Daraz on 11.11 sales day and afterward. The price of the Poco F1 phone was Rs 33,999 for the 6GB + 64GB variant.
But now Xiaomi has made the Poco F1 available in Sastodeal at a price of Rs 29,999 for 6GB RAM and 128 GB storage. The phone price has gone down globally including here in Nepal. After this device, Xiaomi had launched several other devices like the Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi Note 8 Pro.