Xiaomi is all set to announce its new smartphone under the new brand name “POCOPHONE” as rumors suggest that the new phone Xiaomi POCOPHONE F1 is expected to launch in the company’s upcoming launch event. Via their Twitter post, the Chinese company has now announced that their official event in India in Delhi on August 22 where the company is expected to launch this new device that will have top-end specifications. Xiaomi has started teasing the new POCOPHONE via their Twitter account that says that the new POCOPHONE smartphone will be a “Master of Speed” and will have “Performance like never before”. The latest company’s tweet says, “Get ready to light up your life with
#POCOPHONEF1. The true #MasterOfSpeed will blaze a new trail for how fast smartphones can be. Spread the word and see for yourself on August 22nd.”
The POCOPHONE F1 was recently leaked in an unboxing video confirming the design of the device. According to the rumors and leaked unboxing video, the POCOPHONE F1 is expected to feature a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 19:9 2.5D curved glass display with 2246 × 1080 pixels resolution and will be powered by the newest Snapdragon processor, the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. It will have 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 64GB / 128GB internal storage capacity that will be expandable with a microSD card. It will run on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9.0 out of the box and will support hybrid Dual SIMs.
The POCOPHONE POCO F1 will have a dual rear camera setup with a 12-megapixel camera with dual LED Flash, 1.4μm pixel size, and a secondary 5-megapixel camera. The device will have a 20-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash. It will have a 4000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging and will have connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C. It will have a fingerprint sensor on the rear side and will also have a 3.5mm audio jack according to the rumors. The device will have a bigger notch on the top of the device with a bunch of sensors.
The launch of the POCOPHONE F1 will be a great gift from the Chinese giant to its Indian customers with an affordable budgeted price tag with the latest Snapdragon 845 chipset and dual rear camera. So, we now have to wait for the official event that is taking place in Delhi next week. Stay tuned for updates about the device.