Finally the most-awaited and anticipated launch event of 2020 is over. POCO F2 pro is now launched globally. POCO as a Xiaomi sub-brand emerged in 2018 with a most successful flagship-killer POCO F1 smartphone. After a long run, POCO is back with the POCO F2 Pro smartphone. It is basically the rebranded Redmi K30 Pro which was launched back in China.
POCO F2 Pro is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset coupled with up to 8 GB LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The Snapdragon 865 SoC is cooled by liquid cool 2.0 technology. It is considered to be better than the liquid-cool technology in POCO F1. The Snapdragon 865 SoC comes with support for Dual-band 5G and Wi-Fi 6 Technology and runs on Android 10 on top of Xiaomi’s custom skin MIUI 12.
It houses a circular quad-camera setup on the back with a 64MP primary camera. Supporting the primary camera, a 13MP wide-angle lens, 5 MP tele-macro lens, and 2MP depth sensor are integrated to provide with Flagship level Camera performance.
POCO F2 Pro comes with a 6.67-inch Full HD plus True AMOLED screen and an In-display fingerprint sensor. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back. A popup selfie camera of 20MP comes with a slow-motion selfie feature. It is powered by a high capacity 4700 mAh battery with 30W fast charging technology out of the box.
The screen is optimized for high-performance gaming with 180Hz screen sampling rate and z-axis vibration motor. The screen-body ratio is 92.7%.
POCO F2 Pro will be available in four colour options: Neon Blue, Phantom White, Electric Purple and Cyber Grey.
POCO F2 Pro: Specifications
|Processor||Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)|
Android 10, MIUI 11
Adreno 650 GPU
|Display||6.67 inches Super AMOLED Full HD+ touchscreen|
1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 395 ppi
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
|Rear Camera||64 MP, f/1.9 Primary Camera |
13 MP, f/2.4 Ultra wide-angle
5 MP, f/2.2 Tele Macro-lens
2 MP, f/2.4 Depth sensor
|Selfie Camera||20 MP|
|Memory||128GB 6GB RAM|
256GB 8GB RAM
|Battery|| 4700 mAh Li-Ion battery|
30W Fast charging
|Networking And Connectivity||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
Dual SIM (Nano)
Wi-Fi 802.11 , dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
|Body||163.3 x 75.4 x 8.9 mm|
Gorilla Glass 5 on Front and Back
|Color||Neon Blue, Phantom White, Electric Purple, Cyber Gray|
|Fingerprint sensor||Yes, Under display|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
POCO F2 Pro: Price
Poco F2 Pro is available at a base price of 499 Euros for 6+128GB variant wheras the 8+128 GB variant will be available for sale at 599 Euros. It will be available for sale online globally via Gearbest and Alibaba Shopping site. However, POCO F2 Pro price in India is expected to be slightly lower than the European pricing. However, POCO F2 Pro Launch in India is to take with a pinch of salt since Redmi K30 pro is rumoured to debut in the Indian Market.