“After the price cut, the POCO F1 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs at Rs 18,999, while the top-end 8GB RAM and 256GB storage variant at Rs 22,999”
POCO F1 has received a price cut in India in the offline market. The Xiaomi sub-brand has axed up to Rs 5,000 from the previous MOP of the handset. The POCO F1 price in India for the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant, including the Kevlar edition, is now set at Rs 18,999, down from Rs 20,999. The top-end 8GB RAM and 256GB storage option will be retailing at Rs 22,999 instead of Rs 25,999. This applies to the Kevlar edition of the variant as well. The POCO F1 price drop is applicable from today, and as stated above, limited to only brick-and-mortar stores.
If you’re an online buyer, the POCO F1 is available on e-commerce platforms at a starting price of Rs 17,999 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant. The phone’s 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB will set you back to Rs 20,999 and Rs 27,999 respectively. The handset comes in four shades: Rosso Red, Graphite Black, Steel Blue, and Armoured.
POCO F1 specifications
For those unaware, the POCO F1 runs Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10 skin out of the box. At its core lies Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC paired with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB user-expandable storage. The handset packs a 6.18-inch full-HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass layer and a standard notch up top that houses the selfie camera.
In the camera department, the POCO F1 features a dual-rear camera setup consisting of a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 primary sensor, and 5-megapixel secondary sensors. The front camera gets a 20-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calling. A 4,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support fuels the phone. Other features include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for security and connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, and USB Type-C.