Xiaomi Poco F1 Specifications, Features, Price, First Impressions

Xiaomi Poco F1

Poco F1 is a new brand of smartphone from Poco released by Xiaomi. This is a budget smartphone starts at Rs. 20,999. The Poco F1 has already reached into the list of the most affordable and efficient smartphones. There are three color variants and three different storage options. The high-end model that is 8GB RAM and 256GB memory will cost you Rs. 29,999.

Xiaomi labeled this phone as “the master of speed”. This phone enables you to reach pinnacle whether you are working, gaming or surfing.

Xiaomi Poco F1 Features and Specifications

The Poco F1 features a 6.1 inch (2160×1080 pixels) with FHD+ resolution type with 18:7:9 notch display. This phone is available with 6GB and 8GB RAM options. Poco F1 is available with 64GB,128GB and 256GB storage options. Poco F1  runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. This phone is available in three color variants Graphite Black, Steel Blue and Armored Edition.

The Poco F1 has a primary camera of 12 Mega Pixels + 5 Mega Pixels with  f/1.9 Primary aperture and f/2.0 Secondary aperture. The primary camera features Dual Rear Camera with Primary 6p Lens and Secondary 4p Lens, Dual Rear Camera with 6-element Primary Lens and 4-element Secondary Lens. The secondary camera is 20 MegaPixels with f/2.0 Aperture.

This phone runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Octa Core processor and the primary clock speed is 2.8 GHz. The Snapdragon’s powerful Al engine helps you to have an easy multitasking. The performance is unbeatable even at low power consumption. The maximum Internal Storage is 256 GB with 8 GB RAM. The low-end model’s memory can be expanded up to 256 GB by using microSD.

The 4000mAH lithium polymer battery gives a long battery life. Even if the background applications are running intensely, The phone consumes low power.

The Xiaomi Poco F1 has an amazing Liquid Cool Technology for gaming freaks.  This technology keeps the phone’s CPU cool. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor maintains its peak performance and boasts a high-frequency output no matter how intensely you game.

Connectivity options include 4G VOLTE, 3G, 2G network types and the Supported Networks are 4G VoLTE, 4G LTE, GSM. Internet Connectivity options are 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi.  This phone has Dual nano sim slots. Sensors on board include Gyroscope, Proximity, Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor. The dimensions include 75.3 millimeters width, 155.5 millimeters height, 8.8 millimeters depth and the weight is 180 grams.

Xiaomi Poco F1 Specifications

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Performance Snapdragon 845
Display 6.42
Storage 256GB
Camera Dual (16 M.Pixels + 20 M.Pixels)
Battery 3730 mAh


Display Type AMOLED
Resolution 1080×2280 pixels
Size (in inches) 6.42
Pixel Density 401 pixels per inch (PPI)
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 93.8 %


Dimensions 6.1×2.9×0.3 inches
Weight 186 grams


Operating System Android OS, v8.1 (Oreo)


Rear Flash Yes
Selfie Flash No
Primary Dual (16 M.Pixels + 20 M.Pixels)
Front 25 M.Pixels
Video [email protected]


Internal 256GB
Expandable No


Type Li-Ion
Capacity 3730 mAh
Turbo Charge Yes


Bluetooth v5.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Yes with hotspot
3G Yes
USB Type C
Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
2G Yes
4G Yes
SIM Configuration Dual SIM (Nano SIM)
NFC Chipset Yes
Infrared No


Chipset Snapdragon 845
Architecture Kryo 385
No of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
Make Qualcomm
Frequency 2.6 GHz
GPU Adreno 630


Proximity Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Ambient Light Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes


Loudspeaker Yes
Headphones Yes


Final Verdict for the Xiaomi Poco F1

Poco F1 is a superb Smartphone. It is affordable and has all the features of a 50k phone. The technology used in this phone is highly commendable. If you are looking forward to buying an efficient smartphone at a relatively cheap price then Poco F1 is a great option. In all the aspects this smartphone is better than any other phone.

The liquid cool technology is perfect for hardcore gamers. You can perform any task with a great speed and accuracy. So, hit your nearest outlet or shopping website on 29th August. Hurry! The advanced booking has already started.


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