The Xiaomi Poco F3 is the renamed version of the Xiaomi Redmi K40. The company announced the phone for the global market. Hence, it contains the same specification as the Redmi K40. It has a beautiful body design with a great camera setup and a 5G network.

Xiaomi Poco F3 Specs and Features

  • 6.67 inch AMOLED screen, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20: 9 ratio (~ 395 ppi)
  • Android 11, MIUI 12 for POCO
  • Octa-core Qualcomm SM8250-AC Snapdragon 870 5G (7 nm)
  • 6 GB, 8 GB RAM
  • 128 GB, 256 GB built-in storage
  • 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP triple rearview cameras
  • 20 MP front camera
  • Fingerprint (mounted on the side)
  • 5G network
  • 4G LTE network
  • Fast charging 33W
  • Power supply 3.0
  • Fast charging 3+
  • Non-removable Li-Po 4520 mAh battery

Design And Display

In terms of body design, the Poco F3 has a solid glass housing and an aluminum frame. Since the handset is the newly bathed Redmi K40, there is not much to say. However, it is available in Arctic White and Night Black color options, as well as a special Deep Ocean Blue color scheme, which is not available on the Redmi K40.

You will see the Poco logo on the control panel. The smartphone looks striking, which is all thanks to the slim and sleek body design.

On the front is a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED flat-point display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a touch sampling rate of 360 Hz. There are MEMC, HDR10 +, True Color, a 360 ° light sensor, and a peak brightness of 1300 nits. There is also a True Display that automatically adjusts the color heat to your environment.

Cameras

Back to the cameras, the Poco M3 is blessed with a 48MP Sony IMX582 f / 1.79 main camera, an 8MP f / 2.2 ultra-wide angle sensor with 119 ° FOV, and a 5MP f / 2.4 telephoto macro lens.

The handset has multiple photos and video camera features such as LED flash and 4K video. The front camera is 20 MP with face recognition.

Hardware and software

The Poco F3 is powered by a Snapdragon 870 processor with an octa-core clock speed of 3.2 GHz. It has an Adreno 650 graphics card and runs on Android 11 with MIUI 12 for POCO.

The built-in storage is 128 GB with 6 GB RAM and another model has 8 GB RAM and 256 GB UFS 3.1 storage. There is no regulation for a micro SD card.

Battery and network

The phone is powered by a 4,520 mAh battery which, according to its own information, offers a battery life of up to 2 days. It supports 33W fast charging over USB-C, so you can charge the phone from zero to full percent in just 52 minutes.

As expected, the Poco F3 has a 5G network with Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac / 6 and two SIM cards. Other features of the phone include Dolby Atmos Hi-Res Audio, Hi-Res Audio Wireless, an X-axis linear motor, two speakers, an IR blaster, and a side-mounted fingerprint.

Xiaomi POCO F3 Price and Availability

The Xiaomi Poco F3 price starts at around $ 329 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB model and $ 399 for the 8GB RAM version with 256GB storage.

The Xiaomi Poco F3 price in Nigeria is sold for 160,000 naira, about 48,000 Ksh in Kenya, and 2,500 Ghs in Ghana.

Xiaomi Poco F3 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Xiaomi Poco F3:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 11, MIUI 12 for POCO
  • Processor: Qualcomm SM8250-AC Snapdragon 870 5G (7 nm), Octa-core (1×3.2 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585)
  • GPU: Adreno 650
  • Memory: 6GB, 8GB RAM
  • Colours: Arctic White, Night Black, Deep Ocean Blue
  • Dimension: 163.7 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm
  • Weight: 196 g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Display: 6.67 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi)
  • Screen Protection: Yes
  • Foldable Display: No

Camera

  • Rear Camera: 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 8 MP, f/2.2, 119˚ (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4, 50mm (macro), 1/5.0″, 1.12µm, AF Triple Cameras, [email protected][email protected]/60/120/240/960fps, gyro-EIS
  • Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Front Camera: 20 MP Camera, f/2.5, (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm, HDR, [email protected][email protected]

Storage

  • Built-in Storage: 128GB, 256GB
  • Memory Card Support: No
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66
  • 5G: Yes, 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • 5G: Yes
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: Yes
  • USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Messaging

  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: Yes

Entertainment

  • Music Player: Yes
  • Video Player: Yes
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes

Navigation

  • Navigation: Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: No
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (side-mounted)
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Stylus Pen: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: Yes
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
  • Water Resistant: –
  • Dust Resistant: Yes
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes

Battery

  • Battery: Li-Po 4520 mAh, non-removable Battery
  • Talktime: –
  • Standby Time: –
  • Fast Charging: Fast charging 33W, 100% in 52 min (advertised)