Tag: Pocophone F1

Latest Pocophone F1 update brings 960fps video recording and more

The global stable version of MIUI 10.2.2.0 is rolling out now to the Xiaomi Pocophone F1. The update comes several weeks after Xiaomi released Android 9 Pie for the affordable smartphone. The update introduces 960fps slow-motion video recording. The Pocophone F1 currently supports 120fps and 240fps slow-motion video recording, so the third setting is a […]

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[Update: Starting to roll out] Pocophone F1 to soon get 960fps slow-motion and 4K60 recording, Widevine L1 support, and more

$1,000 flagship phones are an unfortunate reality in today’s market, but there are plenty of options out there with most of the performance at a fraction of the price. One of the newest entrants to this game has been Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1, which offers flagship-level specs at just $300. In case the low, low price […]

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[Update: Slow-mo starting to roll out] Pocophone F1 to soon get 960fps slow-motion and 4K60 recording, Widevine L1 support, and more

$1,000 flagship phones are an unfortunate reality in today’s market, but there are plenty of options out there with most of the performance at a fraction of the price. One of the newest entrants to this game has been Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1, which offers flagship-level specs at just $300. In case the low, low price […]

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Class of 2018: Five best Android phones that weren’t released in the U.S.

A lot of great Android phones were announced in 2018, but not all of them made it to the U.S. While flagships models from Samsung, LG, and Sony are all available stateside, U.S. consumers missed out on a number of impressive phones from brands like Huawei, Xiaomi, and Oppo. Before we take a look at […]

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Deal: Honor 8X, Xiaomi Mi 8, and more on sale at GearBest

Just in case the OnePlus 6T’s flash sale wasn’t enough, GearBest is also offering a slew of other smartphones with various discounts. Some of the smartphones with discounts include the Honor 8X, Honor Play, Xiaomi Mi 8, and Xiaomi Pocophone F1. Even the Nokia 8110 feature phone gets a discount, albeit a small one. Editor’s […]

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Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs Pocophone F1: Which is better value?

Xiaomi has spent much of 2018 waging war on the smartphone industry’s elite on multiple fronts. From entry-level bargains to multi-camera mid-rangers to high-concept, experimental flagships, Xiaomi’s product family is stacked full of options for almost every type of buyer. Editor’s Pick These are the best Xiaomi phones Xiaomi has a lot of fantastic phones, […]

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Pocophone F1 to soon get 960fps slow-motion and 4K60 recording, Widevine L1 support, and more

$1,000 flagship phones are an unfortunate reality in today’s market, but there are plenty of options out there with most of the performance at a fraction of the price. One of the newest entrants to this game has been Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1, which offers flagship-level specs at just $300. In case the low, low price […]

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Pocophone F1 getting 4K/60fps recording next month, but expect another update soon

Pocophone F1 The Xiaomi Pocophone F1 has received a steady stream of updates since its release late last year, and this commitment is extending into the new year as well. Pocophone India general manager Manmohan Chandolu tweeted that 4K/60fps video recording will be available in a stable update next month. So you no longer need to […]

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Paranoid Android announces Pie Beta ROMs, starting with Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S, and Poco F1

Popular custom ROM maker Paranoid Android came back from the dead in 2017 and has just announced its long-awaited first Android 9 Pie beta builds, with initial availability for a handful of Xiaomi devices. PA is also changing the way it develops its ROM to include Generic System Images (GSI) which should allow support for a greater […]

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TWRP now officially available for the Pocophone F1

The Pocophone’s excellent value has made it a prime target for modders, and there are plenty of custom ROMs already available. Unofficial builds of TWRP have been available for months, but now Team Win has officially started supporting the device. TWRP recovery images for the Pocophone can now be downloaded from the project’s official website. […]

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We asked, you told us: Pocophone is by far your favorite new smartphone brand

Each year, the same manufacturers release newer versions of the same smartphones. This scheduled release schedule becomes an almost endless loop. But the market sometimes gets shaken up when a new company hits the market. In 2018, we saw five companies come out with new smartphones. While some of these handsets could be seen as flops, […]

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Pocophone F1 update adds 960fps slow-mo recording, super low-light mode

Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1 has apparently received 960fps super slow-motion video recording in an update. This might not be true 960fps recording though, as the phone’s camera sensor lacks all-important DRAM. The Pocophone F1 update has also delivered a super low-light photography mode. The Xiaomi Pocophone F1 has received a constant stream of updates since its […]

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Speed Test G: Pocophone F1 vs OnePlus 6T

[embedded content] When it comes to competitively priced devices with flagship-like specifications, there are only two devices everyone talks about: the Pocophone F1 and the OnePlus 6T. Both devices sport the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and both have oodles of RAM. But do the specs on paper translate to real-world performance? Starting with the Pocophone F1 […]

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