The Internet is already flooded with the Rumours, leaks and reports about the Poco F2 series. There are several reports suggesting that the Poco F2 or Poco F2 Pro will arrive in India the rebranded variant of Redmi K30 Pro. The company has not yet confirmed the name of the smartphone. Earlier the company was sharing a small video teaser with the hashtag “#WakeUpPoco” but now the company has finally announced the global launch date for its upcoming smartphone. Poco F2 is scheduled to launch on May 11.
Poco has finally unveiled that its upcoming smartphone will launch on May 12 via short video tease via its official Twitter handle. The company has scheduled a global launch event on the decided date. There is the mentioning of the Poco’s previous model Poco F1 along with some of the screenshots hinting at the launch of its predecessor Poco F2 Pro in the 30-second video teaser. It also claims that the second generation of Poco smartphones is coming. The Poco F1 is the company’s most popular device that comes with a Snapdragon 845 processor and nice camera set at a much lower price. But this time its predecessor is going to be expensive as it is going to be the rebranded variant of Redmi K30 Pro.
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— POCO (@POCOGlobal) May 7, 2020
In its another tweet the company cleared the air by sharing a poster revealing that on May 12 the company is going to launch Poco F2 Pro. In its earlier tweet, the company only announced the final launch date for its upcoming smartphone and not the name of the device. But putting aside all the rumours and guesses Poco itself confirmed the launch of Poco F2 Pro. The company will be unveiling the smartphone via an online launch event due to coronavirus. It will begin at 20:00 GMT 8+ (1.30 AM IST).
Poco F2 Pro expected specifications and pricing
According to the rumours, the second generation of Poco F1 is going to be a rebranded variant of Redmi K30 Pro. The launched the smartphone in March this year at CNY 2,999 (around Rs 32,500) for the 6GB with 128GB variant whereas the 8GB with 128GB option and the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage model comes at 3,399 CNY (around Rs 36,000) and CNY 3,699 (around Rs 40,000) respectively.
If the speculations are correct then Poco F2 Pro will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 coupled with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The device will run MIUI 11 based on top of Android 10 OS. The second generation of Poco smartphone will be featuring a 6.67-inch full-HD+ HDR10+ AMOLED display with 1,080 x 2,400 pixels of resolution and 1,200 nits of peak brightness.
Poco F2 Pro will come with a quad rear camera setup that will include a 64-megapixel primary sensor, a 5-megapixel macro lens, a 13-megapixel wide-angle sensor with 123-degrees of Field of View and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. It will get a 4,700mAh battery support with 33W fast charge.
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