POCO India is ready to hit the tech market with the launch of their upcoming smartphone in India. The company posted a teased video of the latest F-Series smartphone on its Twitter account with the caption “locked & loaded, finger on the triggers, The next F series is closer than ever.” The teaser video confirms the POCO F3 GT smartphone will be released soon in India. It will include a 5G MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC with 12GB of RAM, along with power-pack features.
Few reports suggest that POCO F3 is just renamed version of Redmi K40 Gaming Edition smartphone. But, of course we don’t know that for sure.
The teaser video posted by Poco India, ended with “Coming Q3”, which means that POCO F3 GT will receive a launch in India, in Q3 2021, which is set to start in July.
Now, moving on let us take a look at what POCO F3 GT is going to bring to the table:
POCO F3 GT will appear with 6.67-inch FHD+AMOLED Display, in support with 120 Hz refresh rate & 480Hz touch sampling rate, which is quite fast. Next, the phone is powered with 5G MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC chipset, which is coupled with fast 12GB RAM & 256GB internal storage.
Since this phone is dedicated to gaming, it comes with a vapour cooling technology that will enable better thermal management, & the device won’t heat much. And, for easy gaming, the device features buttons on the right-side edge that functions as game triggers.
The device will run on a custom MIUI 12.5 operating system based on Android 11 and 5065mAh battery with 67W fast-charging support. Moreover, the device will be IP53 water splash-resistance certified.
POCO F3 GT features an oval-shaped triple-camera system at rear which includes a 64MP primary sensor, 8MP 120 angle-ultra-wide sensor and 2MP macro shooter sensor. A 16MP camera is present at the front, for selfie & other things. Surrounding the front camera, there is a pulsating ambient light module, which can change colours and also functions as a notification LED.
As for the price, Redmi K40 Gaming Edition, is priced at CNY 1,999, i.e., Rs 23,000 approx. and the vertex variant 12GB+256GB of device is priced at CNY 2,699, i.e., Rs. 31,050 around. Thus, we can expect the POCO F3 GT to be priced around Rs. 25,000 (to be the starting price) in India.