The success of third-party brands gives ideas to the competition. Like its Chinese rivals Huawei, with its Honor series and Oppo with its OnePlus, the Xiaomi Chinese manufacturer will launch a new range of smartphones, called Pocophone. Competing with Apple, Samsung, and Huawei, directly, the Chinese brand is starting an attack on its main competitors with its new Pocophone F1.
Announced for the first time in India, in mid-August, Xiaomi Pocophone was officially launched in Europe today, August 27th, at a press conference held in Paris.
Xiaomi Pocophone F1 boasts a high-speed processor
Pocophone arrives in France with its first product, the Pocophone F1 which presented high-end technical specs. As its name suggests, it promises to be very fast and responsive, and it is the only smartphone in its price range to come out with a Snapdragon 845 processor which is one of the most powerful on the market, at the moment.
Running with Android 8.1 Oreo, the new Xiaomi Pocophone F1 will get an Android 9 Pie update by the end of the year, and, like almost all recently released models, it features an on-board 19:9 screen with a notch on top. Its display is of 6.18-inch and features a Full HD Plus resolution.
Pocophone F1 comes with a powerful battery
The new Xiaomi Pocophone F1 has a powerful accumulator of 4.000 mAh compatible with the fast charging technology. Even more, the brand announces a better autonomy than the iPhone X.
The brand new Xiaomi Pocophone F1 also presents a fingerprint sensor on the back and a USB-C port, while it boasts a double speaker.
As for the cameras, the new Xiaomi flagship boasts two Sony 12MP and Samsung 5MP sensors and a 20-MP selfies camera with infrared facial recognition technology. The camera software is backed up by artificial intelligence and is capable of recognizing up to 28 scenes to optimize settings for different situations.
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