Poco F1 is the Fusion of Flagship & Mid-range?
Poco is the sub-brand of Xiaomi. The first device from poco is the Poco F1. It was launched on 22nd August 2018 in India. This is a flagship device but the price doesn’t seems like that, it’s price starts from 20,999*. It’s really amazing price point for the phone like this.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, the flagship processor. Comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of Internal memory. It also has 4000mAh battery to power all. It has the support for Qualcomm Quick charge 3.0 and you get the right charger in the box itself.
So far the affordable Snapdragon 845 smartphone was OnePlus 6. By launching Poco F1 at this aggressive price point, Xiaomi directly attacks OnePlus 6. In the launch event also Poco compared Poco F1 with OnePlus and proved it’s better in all aspects.
For premium users Poco F1 also comes with premium variant with has kevlar back Armoured Edition, 8GB RAM, Snapdragon 845 and 256GB Storage!
Poco F1 has disturb the flagship Market by providing high-end flagship Soc in a device starting at the price of ₹20000 in Indian market.
It definitely going to compete in the 20000 to 30000 price range market. Phones like oneplus 6 Hona play Oppo F7 honour 10 Asus zenfone 5 and Nokia 7 should be worried about this. Poco F1 comes in 4 variant that covers the 20000 to 30000 price range.
Poco F1 will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart and mi.com on 29th August at 12 p.m.