The Xiaomi Pocophone F1 was a runaway success shaking the smartphone market and blurring the strains between reasonably priced mid-range telephones and flagship merchandise. It was greater than only a flagship killer as many manufacturers try to say, the value was a lot decrease than what you see in the present day from Realme or different Xiaomi telephones. You probably did nonetheless make numerous sacrifices, it lacked NFC, which suggests no Google Pay, the display and digicam weren't nice, however you continue to need to sacrifice with reasonably priced telephones.
Individuals anticipated cellphone follow-up in 2019, however that by no means materialized, some speculated that the Xiaomi Redmi Okay30 Professional would finally be renamed Pocophone F2 for the Indian market, but it surely was inaccurate.
Lately, information and rumors have multiplied, with varied references to the Pocophone F2 showing on-line, and the largest leak being a model demand not too long ago. The document really refers to Poco F2, which might be the identify that will probably be used within the Indian market, whereas international will probably be named Pocophone F2.
Now Manu Kumar Jain, international vice chairman of Xiaomi, has introduced that Poco is separating from Xiaomi to develop into its personal unbiased model. Nothing else is revealed right here, however it’s clear that they don’t kill Poco's identify and it’s inevitable that a monitoring cellphone will probably be launched.
Delighted to share: #POCO will now be an unbiased model!
What began as a sub-brand inside Xiaomi has develop into its personal id. The POCO F1 was an extremely fashionable cellphone. We consider that the time has come to let POCO function by itself.
Be part of me in wishing @IndiaPOCO all one of the best.
– Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) January 17, 2020
What they imply by being their very own model is one other query, it should in all probability belong to the mother or father firm Xiaomi, they may also virtually actually share a big a part of the hardware and can use the identical working system. So for finish customers, it should in all probability be the identical, however as a enterprise, I suppose they’ve some autonomy over the selections they make concerning the enterprise and cellphone design.
Final up to date on January 18, 2020 5:19 a.m.
Final up to date on January 18, 2020