Poco Nepal has finally launched its latest flagship product – Poco F3. The device is based on the Redmi K40 (China) and Mi 11x (India). The Poco F3 brings a flagship-level 120Hz AMOLED screen with 360Hz touch sampling rate, Snapdragon 870 5G chipset, and premium design in a sub-50,000 price tag. Let’s learn more about the Poco F3 along with its full specification and official price tag in Nepal.
POCO F3 Overview
Display and Design
The POCO F3 has a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED flat DotDisplay with a centered punch hole. The panel flaunts a 120Hz refresh rate and a 360Hz touch sampling rate. The display covers 100% of the DCI-P3 color gamut and boasts peak brightness of 1300nits. It also packs features such as MEMC, True Color, HDR10+ and a 360° light sensor. Moreover, the phone comes with a feature called True Display which automatically adjusts color warmth based on user’s environment.
As the F3 is a rebadged Redmi K40, it also shares same design. However, the gradient finish glass back comes in new colorway Deep Ocean Blue colorway except Night Black and Arctic White color options. This deep ocean blue finish has three different shades of blue that make the phone stand out. Likewise, Likewise, the front as well as the back panel is protected by Gorilla Glass 5.
Performance and Memory
The phone is driven by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor. It is a 5G chipset which reuses the Snapdragon 865/865+ architecture but is clocked at 3.2Ghz. It is 10% faster than the Snapdragon 865 and 3% faster than the Snapdragon 865+.
Anyway, it is paired with 6GB or 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The handset ships with MIUI 12 for Poco based on Android 11 out-of-the-box.
The back of the phone is home to three camera sensors. The setup is headlined by 48MP Sony IMX582 f/1.79 main lens. Accompanying the module, there’s an 8MP f/2.2 ultrawide angle camera with a 119° FOV, and a 5MP f/2.4 telemacro camera. The selfie camera is a 20MP sensor hosted inside the punch hole cutout
POCO has packed the phone with several camera features for both photos and videos. Specifically, for video, the phone has a dedicated microphone on the back and has a feature called audio zoom.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Fueling the handset is a 4520mAh battery inside, which the POCO claims will provide up to 2 days of usage. It also supports 33W fast charging (QC3+ & PD 3.0) via USB-C. The charger allows you to charge from 0% to 100% in just 52 minutes.
Sadly, the phones lack our beloved 3.5mm headphone jack. Despite that, POCO F3 packs Dolby Atmos Hi-res Audio, Hi-Res Audio Wireless, Dual Speakers, an IR blaster, and an X-axis linear motor. For security it is equipped with the side mounted fingerprint scanner. Similarly, for connectivity you will get Wi-Fi 6 on the handset.
POCO F3 Specifications
|Body||163.7 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm, 196 g|
|Display||6.67 inches, AMOLED panel|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio|
|Glass Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G (7 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core Octa-core (1×3.2 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585)|
|RAM||6 / 8 GB|
|Storage||128 / 256 GB|
|OS||Android 11, MIUI 12 for POCO|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras|
Primary: 48 MP, f/1.8, Wide (26 mm), 1/2″, 0.8µm
Ultra-wide: 8 MP, f/2.2, (119˚)
Macro: 5 MP, f/2.4, 50mm (macro), 1/5.0″, 1.12µm
|Front Camera||20 MP, f/2.5, (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected], [email protected]/60/120/240/960fps, gyro-EIS|
Front: [email protected], [email protected]
|Audio||Stereo speakers, 24-bit/192kHz audio|
|Security||Fingerprint (side mounted), Software-based face-unlock|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, Type-C 2.0 port|
|Charging||Fast charging 33W|
|Price in Nepal||Rs. 46,999 (6/128 GB) | Rs. 51,999 (8/256 GB)|
POCO F3 Price in Nepal and Availability
The POCO F3 price in Nepal is starts for Rs. 46,999 for the base 6/128GB variant. Similarly, the higher end model i.e. 8/256GB has been launched for Rs. 51,999. It is available for purchase all around the country via authorized retail stores across the country. Similarly, you will receive One-year breakage insurance if you buy Poco F3 before 30th June 2021.
|POCO Phone||Memory Options||Price in Europe||Price in Nepal (Official)|