Xiaomi Poco F1 beats OnePlus 6, becomes most sold smartphone in India online
Xiaomi Poco F1: Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has added yet another feather to its cap. The smartphone manufacturer has been very successful since its entry to the Indian market and entered the premium smartphone market with the launch of Poco F1 last year.
Xiaomi Poco F1: Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has added yet another feather to its cap. The smartphone manufacturer has been very successful since its entry to the Indian market and entered the premium smartphone market with the launch of Poco F1 last year. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, the same chipset which is also present on OnePlus 6T, the smartphone was welcomed by both hands. Now, according to the latest IDC report, Xiaomi Poco F1 was top-selling smartphone under the Rs 15,000 or above segment in India online and has even defeated the OnePlus 6 with a huge margin in terms of sales figures.
The announcement was shared by Xiaomi India MD Manu Kumar Jain on his Twitter handle. "Now it's settled! As per @IDC, #POCOF1 is India's #1 Smartphone in online smartphone market of ₹15k & above. The Champion of Speed doesn't settle for 2nd place. Nor should you! RT my tweet + Tweet with #POCOF1, tell me why you love this beast (tag me). 1 fan to win a POCO F1!" he tweeted.
As per the IDC Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker report for Q4 2018, Xiaomi Poco F1 had a market share of 22.4 per cent while the OnePlus 6 had a market share of 17.9 per cent.
The Champion of Speed doesn't settle for 2nd place. Nor should you!
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) March 27, 2019
The Poco F1 comes with a 6.18-inch Full HD+ (2246 × 1080 pixels) display with 18.7:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D curved glass, 84 per cent NTSC color gamut, 1500:1 contrast ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by the Qualcomm Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU.
The smartphone runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9 on top, it is upgradable to Android 9.0 Pie and MIUI 10.
It has a 12-megapixel primary rear camera with f/1.9 aperture, 1.4μm pixel size, Sony IMX363 sensor, dual LED Flash, Dual Pixel autofocus and a secondary 5-megapixel camera with Samsung sensor. On the front, it has a 20-megapixel camera with ƒ/2.0 aperture. For connectivity, the Poco F1 has Dual 4G+ VoLTE, Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD), Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), 3.5mm audio jack, GPS + GLONASS, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C support.
It is powered by a 4000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.