Xiaomi had launched the POCO F1 as the most affordable Snapdragon 845 SoC powered smartphone in August last year. It had arrived with a starting price of Rs. 19,999. Its mid-tier variant that featured 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage was made available for Rs 22,999. Now, the price of the POCO F1 6GB + 128GB model has been slashed by Rs 2,000. This model is now available with a revised pricing of Rs 22,999 through various platforms like Mi.com, Flipkart and Mi Home stores.
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For those who are looking forward the 6GB + 128GB edition of the POCO F1, now is the best time to go for it. Its other variants such as 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage are available at their existing prices of Rs 19,999 and Rs 27,999 respectively. The handset is available in colour options like Graphite Black, Rosso Red and Steel Blue.
Xiaomi POCO F1 Specifications
The POCO F1 that features a polycarbonate rear houses a 6.18-inch notched IPS LCD display. The smartphone offers full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,280 pixels and a 18.7:9 aspect ratio.
The Snapdragon 845 mobile platform powers the phone with up to 8GB of RAM. It comes with a maximum internal storage of 256GB. There is a hybrid SIM slot on the device for more storage. Android 9 Pie with MIUI 9 UI comes preinstalled on the device.
The rear-mounted dual camera setup of the POCO F1 has a 12-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.9 aperture and PDAF and a 5-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.0 aperture. The wider notch on the front has an f/2.0 aperture selfie camera of 20-megapixel and an IR sensor for face recognition in dim light conditions. The 4,000mAh battery of POCO F1 supports 18W Quick Charge 3.0 rapid charging technology through USB Type-C.