We all know Xiaomi as a mobile brand which sells feature-packed smartphones at the most affordable price. In Nepal, Xiaomi has gained huge popularity in the short period due to the great feature packed phones. Xiaomi has announced the most affordable phone Pocophone F1 with all new and powerful Snapdragon 845 chipset under its sister brand POCO and it was first released in India around a month ago. And now, Xiaomi Nepal is planning to launch the most hyped phone of the current time to Nepali market during this festive season. Although the launch date has not been revealed yet, we expect that Xiaomi Nepal will be targeting the festive season to launch the phone.
In the market, we have previously seen smartphones which were titled as “Flagship Killer”, like One Plus 6. Similarly, Pocophone F1 has been titled as “The Oneplus Killer” by the Unbox Therapy. By looking at the specifications and the reviews by different reviewers, it can easily be concluded that this phone can give competition to most of the flagship smartphones on the market.
Talking about the Pocophone F1, this phone features the most powerful Snapdragon 845 chipset with 6/8 GB DDR4X RAM and the main part, at the most affordable price. This phone follows the trend and comes with a top-notch, which holds the camera and the sensors. The phone comes with the storage option of 64/128/256 GB.
Pocophone F1 features 6.18 inches of IPS Display with Full HD resolution. To back up the phone, Xiaomi has placed a 4,000 mAh battery which supports Quick charge v3.0. The phone comes with the latest Android Oreo and also features Bluetooth v5.o. Along with all these, Xiaomi has promised to provide fast updates on the Poco phones. Also, the phone supports 4G and comes with a headphone jack which most of the flagship phones has started to ditch.
Key Specifications of Pocophone F1
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Chipset with Liquid Cooling technology
- CPU: Octa-Core
- GPU: Adreno 630
- Display: 6.18 inches of IPS Display with Full HD resolution
- RAM: 6GB or 8GB
- Storage: 64GB or 128GB or 256GB
- Operating System: Android v8.1 (Oreo) with customized POCO skin
- Rear Camera: 12MP + 5MP Dual Horizontal Aligned Camera
- Front Camera: 20MP
- Battery: 4,000 mAh non-removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0
- Sensors: Face Recognition, Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Barometer, Compass
Looking at the past trends in the pricing of Xiaomi products in Nepal, we believe it will be a bit expensive. Although the price has not been fixed we can expect it to be around Rs 40,000 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB memory variant.