Poco F5 5G has officially debuted in India today. The smartphone is the successor of Poco F4 which was launched last year. The device is the first smartphone in India to come equipped with Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 SoC. The smartphone features an AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. In addition to this, it packs a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support.
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Poco F5 5G specifications
Poco F5 is highlighted with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ Flow AMOLED display with 2,400 x 1,080 pixels of resolution. The screen comes with 1000 nits of peak brightness and HDR10+ with Dolby Vision. F5’s display also supports a 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz of touch sampling rate. In addition to this, the screen has a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 layer for protection. It features 1920Hz PWM Dimming for comfortable binge-watching.
The device is fuelled by a Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 paired with an Adreno GPU. It is available with 8GB of LPDDR5X RAM that can be further expanded up to 19GB. In addition to this, the handset also offers 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The phone operates on Android 13-based MIUI 14 for Poco with an added 1+1 year warranty and an MIUI Dialer. The new F-series smartphone also offers 2+3 years of Software updates.
In terms of optics, Poco F5 5G features a triple rear camera setup comprising of a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro lens. There is a 16-megapixel front-facing camera for taking selfies and video calling.
The smartphone will also sport a 5,000mAh battery with a 67W turbocharger. It has a Vapour Chamber Cooling System with a 3725mm square heat dissipation area and 14 layers of graphite sheets. The device is IP53 rated for resistance against water and dust. In terms of connectivity, it includes 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.3, and a headphone jack (3.5mm). As per the company, the device boasts a Hyperboost gaming feature which is a series of complex software and hardware optimizations to deliver a top-notch gaming experience using FEAS 2.2 (Frame Energy Aware Scheduler), Dedicated 5 GHz Wifi Antenna, and 10x Super Resolution Touch.
Poco F5 5G price in India and sale details
The Poco F5 will be available in two different configurations of 8GB RAM with 256GB storage priced at Rs 29,999 and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage at Rs 33,999. As a special sale day offer, customers can get the device at an exciting price of Rs 26,999 (8+256GB) and Rs 30,999 (12+256GB) after a Rs 3,000 offer with ICICI Debit and Credit cards or an equivalent product exchange offer.
In addition to this, the POCO loyalty program offers customers to get an additional Rs 1,000 off on exchanging a POCO smartphone.
The Poco smartphone will be offered in three colour options of Carbon Black, Snowstorm White, and Electric Blue. The device is scheduled to go on sale from May 16 in the country via Flipkart.
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