POCO F1 with SD 845 launched in India at just Rs.20,999

  • Three Colour varients : Grephite Black, Steel Blue and Rosso Red.
  • There is also a separate premium variant named "Armoured Edition".
  • First sale is on 29th August at 12PM on mi.com and flipkart.
  • Rs.1000 instant discount with HDFC  Bank on first sale.

POCO F1 Specifications

Starting from the display, the phone comes with a 6.18" FHD+ notch display wit 500 nits of brightness level, protected with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass. However the version of the Gorilla Glass is not specified. The notch of the phone houses a Infrared sensor which will help you to use face unlock feature in the dark along with a 20MP selfie shooter with the same sensor with is one found in the Mi8. The  front camera is capable of AI scene recognition with upto 10 different scenes.

Talking about the rear cameras the phone comes with a dual rear camera setup with a 12MP SONY IMX363 sensor with a 1.4 microns of pixel size. The same sized sensor is used in the Google's Pixel 3 XL.The primary sensor also contains Dual Pixel Auto Focus technology and AI algorithms with it to detect upto 206 different scenes in 25 different categories.The secondary camera is a 5MP sensor which is use for the depth sensing purpose.

Talking about the RAM/ROM variants, the phone comes in three of these : 
  1. 6GB RAM/64GB storage prices at Rs.20,999.
  2. 6GB RAM/128GB storage priced at Rs.23,999.
  3. and a 8GBRAM/256GB storage variant priced at Rs.28,999.

RAM and ROM used are of LPDDR4x and UFS 2.1 type respectively.

Armoured Edition

However there is also a special variant named as "Armoured Edition" whose specialty is the build. The phone is made up of a special material named "Kevlar Aramd Fibre" which is used in space suites and Bulletproof Vests. However the phone is not Bulletproof ......... lol. Other three variants are made up of poly-carbonate uni-body. If the phone is feeling cheap to you guys in terms of design then the Xiaomi had also came up with the solutions with cases and skins for this smartphone.There will be a soft TPU Case bundled with the phone in the box and you can have hard case, armoured edition case or skin for your phone in just Rs.399, Rs.799, and Rs.299 respectively.

Coming to the processor the phone is powered with Qualcomm's latest flagship processor i.e. the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 630 GPU in it.

If we talk about the battery and other stuff, the phone is filled with a 4,000 mAh battery wchich could be charged via bundles 9V-2A (18Watt) fast charger with certified Qualcomm Quickcharge 3.0 support.The phone is also going to give you an awesome audio experience as thephone have a Pseudo Dual speaker setup with "Dirac HD sound" support.

And the most cool feature of this phone is the Liquid Cooling System with Copper Heat Sink installed in the phone's structure.Here is also a new kind of MIUI version for the POCO F1 which is called as "MIUI for POCO" interestingly with an app drawer in it.