The Xiaomi Poco sub-brand has launched its first alias smartphone Poco F1 Last year. The Poco F1 received a massive response from consumers primarily due to the value it offered for the asking price. The Poco F1 is currently the cheapest Snapdragon 845 smartphone in the world. Due to an overwhelmingly positive response, the company has announced that it will reduce the price of the Poco F1 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant by Rs 2,000 in India for a limited period. It should be noted that this is a temporary price drop. After the price drop, the Poco F1 with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage will sell for Rs 20,999.
Moreover, the Poco F1 with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage can be had for Rs 19,999, while the premium 8GB + 256GB variant is available for Rs 27,999. Note that there are additional cashback offers on the way. execution on all variants. These deals will be available starting March 25 midnight and March 28 on Flipkart and Mi.com. Additionally, Poco has added Game Turbo mode which will improve the gaming performance on the smartphone.
Game Turbo support is coming to Poco F1
Since the launch of the phone, we have seen Poco bring many features to the Poco F1 based on consumer demand. After launch, the Poco F1 received several nifty features such as 960fps slow-motion video recording, stable handheld night photography, 4K 60fps video recording, and Widevine L1 certification.
Commenting on the success of the Poco F1, Manmohan Chandolu, Managing Director of Poco India, said: “What started as a promising dream has now become a successful reality. We designed Poco F1 by making product choices that ensure incredible performance. With every feedback we received, we refined the user experience, bringing innovations that really matter. Poco F1 Evolved is a new experience in the same body, with features like Widevine L1 certification and Game Turbo mode. We are confident that our customers will benefit immensely from these innovative features and get the most out of Poco F1. »
One of the consumer-requested features is a dedicated gaming mode, and guess what, Poco is adding one. Poco has announced that the Poco F1 is now getting a brand new Turbo game fashion. With Game Turbo Mode, Poco wants to offer customers a whole new level of gaming experience. For the uninitiated, Game Turbo Mode enables intelligent allocation of CPU and GPU resources, resulting in a gaming experience fluid.
There is game boost mode in MIUI for Poco but it just clears background tasks and frees up RAM but Game Turbo is a dedicated game mode with several features like OxygenOS game mode which offers several nifty features.
At this time, it’s unclear when Poco plans to roll out Game Turbo mode to consumers, but hopefully the upcoming MIUI for Poco Beta will have it, followed by a stable rollout.
Poco F2 rumored to launch soon
As a reminder, the Poco F1 was launched in August last year, and now some rumors and leaks suggest that the company is working on the successor device aka Poco F2. Speaking of the Poco F1, it is the cheapest Snapdragon 845 chipset phone in India right now. The smartphone comes with a 6.18 inch screen with a resolution of 1080×2246 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18.7:9. The Poco F1 is available in several variants with up to 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage. It is backed by a 4000mAh battery and also supports Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging.
On the camera front, the Poco F1 features a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.9 aperture and a 5-megapixel secondary camera with an f/2.0 aperture on the rear panel. On the front, it includes a 20MP camera for selfies.