On the 26th day of March 2019, Xiaomi announced a new product that will be released on the 26th of April 2019. The product is known as Xiaomi PocoPhone F2. It comes with modern features such as AMOLED screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon, and Android Pie.
For working class savvy users, this phone presents an excellent opportunity. For one, it is cheap for what you may want to do with it. You would be saving sme chunks of cash if you use the device in place of high-end smartphones that can only present a little better feature.
So let’s get down to reviewing this device and we will endeavor to check out the salient features of the smartphone and see how lovely they are for savvy phone users. As usual, we will begin with the design and display and end with price and availability.
In this article we talk about:
Design and Display
The Xiaomi PocoPhone F2 device comes in a metal body design. The dimensions and the weight specs are not specified yet. The sleek device comes only in black color. It is a fingerprint-enabled device that comes without waterproof option. However, there is face recognition in the setup.
At the display is a 6.2 inches FHD+ AMOLED capacitive multitouch screen device which comes without a secondary display but with display protection. Other good display features are 2340 x 1080 pixels in resolution, 16 million display colors, 416 pixels per inch, 2.5D curved screen, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and a host of other good features.
There are three cameras in the Xiaomi PocoPhone F2. One to the front, two to the back. At the rear are 12MP and 12 MP lenses which come with dual-LED flash. Meanwhile, the selfie camera is 20 MP which comes with flash option. Also it arrives with face unlock feature. Video resolutions are 720p and 1080p and 2160p respectively.
Other nice camera options are auto focus, touch focus, panorama, HDR, scene mode, and others as well.
Hardware and Software
As mentioned above, the PocoPhone F2 is functioning with the help of Android OS v9.0 which operates on MIUI V10 interface. Also, the chipset is Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 working with 7nm process technology and 64-bit architecture. The CPU is Octa-core, while the GPU is Qualcomm Adreno 640.
Storage Capacity and Sensors
Xiaomi PocoPhone F2 is blessed with three variants of 6GB + 64GB and 8GB + 128GB and another 8GB + 256GB. The internal storage can be expanded to 128GB with a microSD card. Sensors are up to six in the device and they are accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass, gyroscope, and fingerprint.
Network and Connectivity
Connectivity of the phone is 4G and that means it is also able to work with 2G, 3G as well for internet connection. This is a certified 4G phone working with GSM, CDMA+WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, FDD-LTE, and TD-LTE. It also makes use of two micro/nano SIM slots to enable smooth activity.
Other nice connectivity in the phone are Wi-Fi, hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, headphone jack, USB type c, v2.0 on the go. Sure enough, there is no NFC, infrared or HDMI in the device.
Powering the Xiaomi PocoPhone F2 is a Li-Po 4200 mAh un-removable battery which comes without wireless charging but with fast charging option. Talk time and standby time are also not specified yet.
Price and Availability
Officially, the price of PocoPhone F2 is approximately not known yet. This device is available towards the end of April 2019 and buyers can find it on shopping stores online.