Xiaomi recently announced that Poco will be a standalone brand. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer had started Poco to offer an affordable flagship phone. Xiaomi was expected to come up with Pocophone F2, however, the company has announced Poco X2 in India. The new device will be launched on February 4 in India.
Xiaomi is a household name when it comes to a budget device with class-leading specs. Last year the company launched Poco F1, a flagship device with an affordable price tag. Now a new trademark application hints at Pocophone F2. The newest budget flagship from Xiaomi is expected to be released in 2020.
Apart from its stellar value for money and price to performance ratio, the Poco F1 is incredibly popular among the developer community and power users as well. Thanks to the developer support, a number of custom ROMs are available for the handset. If you own a Poco F1 and are looking to install a custom ROM on it, check out our roundup of the best ROMs available for it below.
The Poco F1 a.k.a the Pocophone F1 has managed to create quite a stir in the smartphone market with its insane value for money ratio. For around $300, the phone delivers outstanding performance and battery life that rivals other flagship smartphones. It also has a decent camera, though it can be improved even further by using a modded GCam (Google Camera APK).
The Poco F1 will be getting the ability to record videos in 4K@60fps along with the ability to capture super slow-mo videos at 960fps. Additionally, Poco is adding a Night Mode similar to Google’s Night Sight mode from the Pixel 2/3 to the device.
Xiaomi managed to take the smartphone market with a storm with its Poco F1. Apart from its beastly internals, Xiaomi has also promised speedy software updates for the device. Now, Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 10 for the Poco F1.
Every once in a while, a smartphone comes that completely changes the game in terms of value for money. Motorola started this trend with the original Moto G handset and then it was OnePlus with the OnePlus One and its following handsets since then.
Xiaomi’s new sub-brand Poco has managed to create quite a stir with the Poco F1. The handset sets a new benchmark for performance and value for money by packing flagship specs in a device that costs only Rs 20,000/$300. Even better, unlike most Xiaomi smartphones, the Poco F1 is launching in Europe and other major markets as the Pocophone F1 as well.
Like the Poco launcher on the Poco F1? The launcher is a part of Poco for MIUI, a special version of MIUI optimized for speed and performance for the Poco F1. The launcher is slated to make its way to Google Play later this month for other Android device but since its APK is already available online, it can now be easily installed on most Xiaomi devices.
The Poco F1 from Xiaomi’s new sub-brand Poco has managed to create quite a stir in the smartphone world. It is currently the cheapest smartphone in the market featuring a Snapdragon 845 chip and 6GB RAM.