Xiaomi India officially launched the POCO F1 in August last year with a starting price tag of INR 20,999. In December the phone got its first permanent price cut of INR 1000. Now, the company has announced a limited time price cut for its 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage version, which is available from both Flipkart and mi.com at INR 17,999. This limited period price cut is available only till 9th June, as said by the company.
Xiaomi has not announced any price cut for the other versions of the POCO F1. Recently, the company introduced its flagship smartphone series named K20 in China, and it falls under the Redmi brand name. The Redmi K20 series was earlier expected to launch in India as Poco F2 but, as per the official details available, the phone will launch in India as K20 and K20 Pro in July. As far as the POCO F2 is concerned, it is now expected to launch in India by the end of this year.
The flagship smartphone from POCO by Xiaomi, F1 comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. It is coupled with a liquid cool technology that allows the device to sustain peak performance for a longer period of time. For optics, the phone has got 12MP + 5MP dual pixel AI camera setup. At the front, it sports a 20MP high-res front camera and IR face unlock. Battery performance of the phone is managed by its 4000mAH battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
POCO F1 Specifications
- 6.18-inch (2246 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:9 2.5D curved glass display
- Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
- 6GB/8GB LPDDR4x RAM
- 64GB/128GB/256GB (UFS 2.1) storage
- Expandable memory with up to 256GB with microSD
- Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9, upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
- 12MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, 1.4μm pixel size, Sony IMX363 sensor, Dual Pixel autofocus
- 5MP secondary rear camera with a Samsung sensor
- 20MP front-facing camera with LED flash
- Fingerprint sensor, IR face unlock
- 3.5mm audio jack, Dirac HD, Dual Smart PA
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
- Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 4000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging