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Summary
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Display

6.18" (15.7 cm)

1080x2246 px, 403 PPI

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1080x2340 px, 403 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

Battery

4000 mAh

30 h talktime (2G)

6000 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.5/5 based on 243,100 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 87,949 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 29, 2018 (Official)

March 18, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi Poco

Samsung

Model

F1

Galaxy M21

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

MIUI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 15W

Design
Size Compare
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Dimensions

Height: 155.5 mm
Width: 75.2 mm
Thickness: 8.8 mm

Height: 159 mm
Width: 75.1 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

182 grams

188 grams

Build Material


Back: Polycarbonate


Back: Plastic

Colours

Graphite Black, Steel Blue, Rosso Red

Midnight Blue, Raven Black

Waterproof

yes Splash proof

Display
Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.18 " (15.7 cm)

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2246 pixels

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.7:9

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes with notch

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

403 ppi

403 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

82.2 %

84.02 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Processor

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 630

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

6 GB

4 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

23.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 49 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Triple

Resolution

12 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera(2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.0, Depth Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

48 MP f/2.0 (upto 4x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(12 mm focal length, 4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes Dual Pixel autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F2.0

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

8000 x 6000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

4 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

20 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(0.9µm pixel size)

20 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(26 mm focal length)

Sensor

CMOS

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.2

Flash

yes Screen flash

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

4000 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 30 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 15W

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Battery Charging Time (20% to 100%) (tested by 91mobiles)

02h 09m 47s

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.719 W/kg, Body: 0.746 W/kg

Head: 0.468 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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  • Does Samsung Galaxy M21 support OTG?

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    Answered By Kavya Rangan | 8 months ago

    Yes, the Samsung Galaxy M21 does support OTG but the user would have to buy a USB Type-C OTG cable.

    Check Full Device Specifications Samsung Galaxy M21

  • Does Xiaomi Poco F1 support OTG?

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    Answered By Tisha Rangarajan | 2 years ago

    Yes, POCOPHONE F1 supports OTG. USB OTG or USB On-The-Go is one of the most recent technologies that allows you to connect your pen drives and in some cases hard disks to your smartphones and tablets. It has a cable and through that cable, you can directly view and use your pen drive in your smartphones.


    You can find the specs here: POCOPHONE F1

  • How to enable VOLTE on Xiaomi Poco F1 ?

    Answered By Joel | 1 years ago
    Run the below code on your phone dialer mannualy
    You should get the message Volte Carrier check disabled, else run the code again after which your Volte network will be restored. 

    *#*#86583#*#*

    cheers!
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    Answered By Paramhansa Veena | 2 years ago

    To Increase the speed of your slow Android phone here is the guide to speed it up in 5 Minutes

    1. Close all your unused apps.

    Closing all the apps which you are not using saves a lot of memory usages which can be utilized by other apps to make it run faster.

    2. Clean all the app cache

    Download Clean Master software from the Play store





    Press Junk Files and let it do its work 

    After that press on Phone Boost option.

    3. Disable the Animations

    1. Go to "Settings"

    2. Then Go to "About phone"

    3. Tap on " Build Number" 7 times.

    4.  Then Go back to settings and Tap on " Developer Option"

    5. Scroll Down to "Windows Animation Scale". as shown in the Image below

    6. Tap on "Animation Off".


     

    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Xiaomi Poco F1

  • Does Samsung Galaxy M21 have a Knox security?

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    Answered By Anusha Mistry | 7 months ago

    Yes, the Samsung Galaxy M21 does have the Knox security which means a set of features and pre-installed apps in the device.

    Check Full Device Specifications Samsung Galaxy M21 

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