Xiaomi Poco F1 Armoured Edition Launch Date, Price, and Specifications
Xiaomi Pocophone F1 holds the most powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset and is the cheapest smartphone carrying the most expensive Chipset. In fact, it is the perfect match of top-level features and affordable price. The handset launches with 6.18-inch FHD+ Display, 18.7:9 aspect ratios, Android Oreo with POCO customized MIUI 9.6 Interface, Dual 12MP + 5MP Rear Cameras, 20MP HDR selfie unit, Octa-core processor, Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB RAM, 256GB ROM, and massive 4000mAh battery.
Release Date and Price
Xiaomi Poco F1 Armoured Edition has launched on August 22-2018 in India. However, the global launch is scheduled on August 27. It is the time when the Poco F1 will be released simultaneously in three regions, Jakarta, Paris and Hong Kong.
The Poco F1 Armoured Edition 8GB RAM + 256GB ROM price at INR 28,999 ($430). The sales will start from August 29.
Design, Display, and OS
The Poco F1 Armoured Edition looks elegant. It has a metal body, 155.5 x 75.3 x 8.8 mm dimensions, 180 grams weight, 82% screen-to-body ratio, a big display, small bezels, a top-notch for front camera and earpiece, a Power button and two Volume keys on right, a 3.5mm audio socket on the upper side, and a USB port at the bottom side. There are vertically-oriented dual camera setup and a LED flash on the back. A Fingerprint Sensor is also there.
The Smartphone comes with 6.18-inches screen, IPS LCD Display, 18.7:9 aspect ratios, 1080 x 2246 pixels resolution, and 403ppi density. Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protects the top fromscratches. It is running on Android 8.1 (Oreo) and customized with MIUI 9.6 OS. But it will be upgraded to Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10 in the next three months.
Camera and Hardware
Xiaomi Poco F1 Armoured Edition gets Dual 12MP (f/1.9) + 5MP (f/2.0) Rear Optics to shoot beautiful photographs, 2160p and 1080p videos at 30fps and 240fps respectively. It supports gyro-EIS, HDR mode, panorama, and dual LED flash. Coming to the front, there is a 20MP (f/2.0) camera for selfies and video calls. It also enables HDR mode to capture brighter images. An Infrared Face Recognition sensor is also on the front to access Face Unlock Security.
The Poco F1 Armoured Edition packs 10nm processor based Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core 2.8GHz CPU, Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB RAM, and 256GB inbuilt storage.. MicroSD slot available.
In terms of battery, it houses a Li-Po 4000mAh non-removable battery which makes it easier to talk and play movies or games without worrying aboutbattery life. Fast Charging is accessible via Quick Charge 3.0 for instant recharging.
Xiaomi Poco F1 Armoured Edition arrives in four color editions, Graphite Black, Steel Blue, Ross Red and Armored Edition with Kevlar. It is closed with Dual Nano-SIMs,and runs 3G, 4G LTE, Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, FM radio, and USB Type C.