While the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant of the Xiaomi Poco F1 is already available for purchase via open sale, Xiaomi is getting to ready to host a flash sale for the smartphone’s other variants today at 12PM on Flipkart and mi.com. The sale includes the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant and the 8GB RAM and 256GB storage variants that are priced at Rs 20,999 and Rs 28,999 respectively. Additionally, even the Rs 29,999 Armored Edition of the phone will go on sale. Being a flash sale, we recommend interested customers to login on the website before the sale begins.
There are some offers available on the smartphone. On Flipkart users can get a 5 percent off on purchase made through Axis Bank Buzz credit cards. On the other hand, HDFC users can also get a 5 percent discount on EMI transactions made through credit cards. Customers also have the option of purchasing the smartphone on no cost EMI options via Bajaj Finserv.
Xiaomi on the other hand is offering its customers Mi Protect for Rs 1,099 and a 3-month Hungama Music subscription. Jio is also joining the bandwagon to offer Rs 2,400 instant cashback and up to Rs 5,600 instant discount on flights & hotels bookings from Makemytrip.com. That is also tagged along with 6 TB of 4G Data.
Xiaomi Poco F1 features and specifications
The Poco F1 comes with a 6.18-inch FHD+ display panel with 18.7:9 aspect ratio screen, and a notch on top that includes an IR face scanner, front camera, and proximity sensors. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC and runs on a 4,000mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
Watch: Poco F1 Armoured Edition First Look
In the camera department, Poco F1 sports a dual camera setup on the back with 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel camera sensors, and a 20-megapixel camera sensor on the front for selfies. The company has also added a number of AI enhancements in the camera software for improved images. For authentication, there is a fingerprint scanner at the back along with an advanced IR face unlock system on the front that works even in the dark. Connectivity options include USB Type-C port, Bluetooth, 4G VoLTE, dual-SIM card slots, GPS and Wi-Fi. It also runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-box.