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Pocophone F1 by Xiaomi releasing in Pakistan, Price and Specifications

Written by Hamza
(Last Updated On: 29/08/2018)

Xiaomi has got its strong foot-hold in Pakistan and you actually can’t have debate about that. And now it seems it’s time for Xiaomi’s brainchild Pocophone to make an impact. First you need to make clear, Pocophone is a sub-brand of Xiaomi and their debut launch, F1 is all focused on speed.  The phone is actually an answer to the budget flagship phones, which are not that frequent coming from Xiaomi. This advanced looking phone comes with the entire exciting feature that could compete even the premium phones in the market.

The great news for the Pakistani mobile-phone enthusiasts is this latest Pocophone F1 will also be launching in Pakistan. It should be noted here that Pocophone will be getting release in dozens of destinations across 4 continents. And yes, Pakistan is their in the list as well. Although, so far it isn’t known that when this phone will be maing it to the shelves in Pakistan.

Pocophone F1 Price in Pakistan

The price varies from region to region a bit, as per the sources, in Pakistan F1 will be ranging in between 45,000 to 50,000 PKR, which is slightly high as compared to the other markets. It should be noted here that these are just speculations no official words about the price of this phone are yet not out.

Pocophone Features and Specifications

NetworkTechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
LaunchAnnounced2018, August
StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2018, August 29th
BodyDimensions155.5 x 75.3 x 8.8 mm (6.12 x 2.96 x 0.35 in)
Weight180 g (6.35 oz)
BuildFront glass, plastic body
SIMHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
DisplayTypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size6.18 inches, 96.2 cm2 (~82.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2246 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
MultitouchYes
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
– MIUI 9.6 (POCO customization)
PlatformOSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
ChipsetQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
CPUOcta-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
GPUAdreno 630
MemoryCard slotmicroSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM
Main CameraDual12 MP, f/1.9, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF
5 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm, depth sensor
FeaturesDual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video[email protected], [email protected] (gyro-EIS), [email protected]
Selfie cameraSingle20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm
FeaturesHDR
Video[email protected]
SoundAlert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
CommsWLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
RadioFM radio, recording
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
FeaturesSensorsInfrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
BrowserHTML5
– Fast battery charging 9V/2A (Quick Charge 3.0)
– MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
MiscColorsGraphite Black, Steel Blue, Rosso Red, Armored Edition with Kevlar
PriceAbout 300 EUR
TestsPerformanceBasemark OS II: 4034 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3713
Basemark X: 43652
DisplayContrast ratio: 1468:1 (nominal), 3.059 (sunlight)
CameraPhoto / Video
LoudspeakerVoice 72dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 86dB
Audio qualityNoise -93.6dB / Crosstalk -93.8dB
Battery life

About the author

Hamza

Rana Hamza is local journalist from Multan and work for local news agency. He is also Feature Writer for Web.pk and very active in sports and showbiz news insights. He holds Masters in English Writing. Mashable Pakistans's Web Culture Reporter. Reach out to him on Twitter via email at hamza [at] web.pk. Hamza graduated from Emerson University of Multan in 2015.

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