Tag Archive: Pocophone


New evidence suggests Xiaomi may finally launch the Pocophone F2 this year

The value flagship will likely be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G chipset.

What you need to know A leaked trademark application has revealed that Xiaomi is working on a new device called the POCO F2. The phone is expected to be a direct successor to the POCO F1 launched in 2018. In markets outside India, the phone could be called the Pocophone F2 instead.

Pocophone global head Alvin Tse had hinted in a tweet last month that  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.1 vs. Pocophone F1: Which should you buy?

Buying a new phone can be tricky, but it really doesn’t have to be. Here at Android Central, our mission is to do whatever we can to help you find and buy the gadgets that are exactly what you’re looking for.

Nokia 7.1

Best overall

$ 350 at Amazon

Pros Stylish, durable design Gorgeous HDR display Long-lasting battery NFC for Google Pay Clean software w/ guaranteed updates Cons Slower processor compared to Pocophone

If you  [Read More…]

Sub-$500 smartphone showdown: Pocophone F1 vs ASUS Zenfone 5Z

Companies like Xiaomi and OnePlus started a new movement a few years back. As they begun releasing products packing high-end features and much cheaper price tags than the competition’s, a new product category was born: the affordable flagship.

And over the years more and more Android phone makers have joined in the efforts to offer well-specced, but still wallet-friendly handsets for customers who don’t want to spend $ 800+ on a phone.

Well among the most recent entries into this  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Pocophone F1 review, Slack buys Astro, and Galaxy P30 leaks (Episode 28)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. Kicking us off was giving a sneak peek at Donovan’s Pocophone F1 review, what’s going on email apps, and a surprising upcoming Samsung device.

What we talked about today Pocophone F1 Review Slack buys Astro, shuts down email service The Galaxy P30 could sport an embedded fingerprint scanner More news Jaybird Tarah include ‘Made for Google’ certification, priced at $ 99 New  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 review: A $1000 phone with a $300 price tag?

Generally speaking, if a phone launches a Snapdragon 845 (currently the best mobile processor on the market) 6GB RAM (the gold standard of mobile memory) and most of the must-have amenities of modern smartphones, you’d expect to drop about $ 700 on it – like the Samsung Galaxy S9, or LG G7, perhaps. If you’re phone-savvy, you might even save a couple hundred bucks on a Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S or a OnePlus 6.

But $ 300? For those specs?  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 review: First impressions

We’d like to thank our friends at GearVita for supplying the device for this review. We’ve placed a link at the end of the review if you’d like to purchase the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 from GearVita.

Generally speaking, if a phone launches a Snapdragon 845 (currently the best mobile processor on the market) 6GB RAM (the gold standard of mobile memory) and most of the must-have amenities of modern smartphones, you’d expect to drop about $ 700 on  [Read More…]

Pocophone F1 officially launches in India with SD 845, 6GB of RAM, and $300 price tag

Xiaomi’s new sub-brand Pocophone just launched their first phone the F1 with a bang. This is hands down the cheapest phone you can buy with top of the line flagship specs. With only a measly $ 300 the specs on the Pocophone F1 puts other phones to shame.

Specs 5.99-inch 2246 x 1080 LCD display Snapdragon 845 Adreno 630 6GB of RAM 64GB/128GB/256GB of storage with microSD card slot 12MP+5MP f/1.75 dual lens rear-camera 20MP f/2.0 front-facing camera 4000mAh battery Android  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1 to take on OnePlus in India

The Pocophone F1 is the first phone from Xiaomi’s new sub-brand meant to take on OnePlus. It seems rather commonplace in China for big mobile brands to have a sub-brand. Even OnePlus is a sub-brand of OPPO, while Huawei and ZTE have sub-brands as well.

While the Pocophone F1 hasn’t launched officially yet but that hasn’t stopped people from getting their hands on it early before the event on August 22. There are even videos on YouTube of it being  [Read More…]