The Pocophone smartphone of the Xiaomi brand has appeared in the market with the advanced features and specifications that can compete with any other highly featured smartphones of the top brands in the market but at an affordable price. The Pocofone series of smartphones of the Xiaomi brand has received reviews of customers in the market. In this article, we would compare and see the differences between the features, design, specification, and functionalities of both the Pocofone F1 and Pocofone F2.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Design
The design of the Pocophone F1 and Pocophone F2 does not vary much. The thickness, width, height, and weight of the phones do not differ much but only the color of both the phones vary. The Pocofone F1 appears in Graphite Black, Steel Blue, and Rosso Red whereas the Pocofone F2 appears only in black.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Display
The Pocophone F1 has the display screen of 6.18 inches with IPS LCD display type. The screen to body ratio of the smartphone is 82.2% along with the aspect ratio of 18.7:9. The pixel density of the screen is 403 ppi with the corning gorilla glass that protects the screen. The resolution of the screen is 1080 X 2246 pixels. The screen bears the feature of Capacitive Touchscreen along with the multi-touch functionality.
In contrast to Pocophone F1, the Pocophone F2 has the display screen of 6.3 inches with the IPS LCD display. The screen to body ratio of the smartphone is 82.2% which is similar to the Pocofone F1 along with the aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The pixel density of the screen is 409 ppi with the corning gorilla glass that protects the screen. The resolution of the screen is 1080 X 2340 pixels. The screen bears the feature of Capacitive Touchscreen along with the multi-touch functionality.
Poco F1 vs. Poco F2: Camera
The camera of the Pocophone F1 consists of digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, and touch to focus. It has a dual rear camera and a front camera along with LED flash. The camera settings bear exposure compensation and ISO control with the image resolution of 4000 X 3000 pixels. The camera of the smartphone bears the Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor along with the feature of dual pixel autofocus. It also consists of continuous shooting mode along with High Dynamic Range mode and Burst mode. The resolution of the front camera is 20MP, and that of the dual rear camera is 12MP and 5MP respectively. The physical aperture of the camera is F2.0 along with the facility of high-resolution video recording.
Whereas the Pocophone F2 consists of digital zoom, auto flash, and face detection technology similar to Pocofone F1 but not the feature of touch to focus. It has a dual rear camera and a front camera along with LED flash. The camera settings bear exposure compensation and ISO control with the image resolution of 4616 X 3464 pixels. It does not consist of the Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor but consists of phase detection autofocus feature. It also consists of continuous shooting mode along with High Dynamic Range mode but not the Burst mode. The resolution of the front camera is 16MP, and that of the dual rear camera is 16MP and 8MP respectively. The physical aperture of the camera is F2.0 along with the facility of high-resolution video recording.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Battery
To consider the battery life of Pocophone F1 and F2, the battery backup for both the phone is up to 30 hours. It provides the facility of quick charging with the capacity of v3.0. The battery of both the smartphone is of Li-Polymer type. The battery capacity of the Pocofone F1 is 4000mAh, and that of the Pocofone F2 is 4100mAh.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Network Connectivity
The Pocofone F1 and F2 both support WiFi of 802.11 bandwidth along with the features of the mobile hotspot and Wi-Fi direct. Both the smartphone has support for Bluetooth of version 5.0 and VoLTE connectivity. Both the Pocofone provides the slot for USB charging along with A-GPS Glonass and the network support from 2G to 4G along with the dual SIM slot.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Hardware Configuration
The performance of the smartphones depends on the hardware configuration which is almost similar in both Xiaomi Pocophone F1 and Xiaomi Pocophone F2. Both the smartphones are comprised of the Octa-core processor of capacity 2.8GHz with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipsets and the Graphics card of Adreno 630 GPU. Both the phone supports the system configurations of 64 bit along with 6GB RAM. The capacity of internal memory of both the phone is 64GB and is expandable up to 256GB.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Operating System
The Pocophone F1 supports the Operating System of Android of version 8.0, i.e. Oreo whereas Pocofone F2 supports the Android Operating System of version 9.0, i.e. Pie. Both the smartphones are open for further upgradation of the Operating System.
Pocophone F1 vs. Pocophone F2: Special Features
To signify the special features, Pocofone F1 consists of fingerprint sensor which is present at the rear side of the phone along with other features like light sensor, proximity sensor, compass, accelerometer, and gyroscope. Whereas Pocofone F2 consists of on-screen fingerprint sensor along with light sensor, proximity sensor, compass, accelerometer, and gyroscope. As per the multimedia features, the Pocofone F1 bears Loudspeaker, FM radio and audio jack whereas Pocofone F2 bears all the other features except FM radio.
Poco F1 vs. Poco F2: Conclusion
From the above article, it can be found that most of the features of Xiaomi Poco F1 and F2 are almost similar, but the main difference lies in the in-built support for the Operating System which is lower in Pocophone F1. This makes a difference in the performance of both smartphones through the hardware configuration of both the smartphone remains the same. The price of Pocophone F1 is quite cheaper than that of Pocophone F2. Pocophone F1 has already launched in the market whereas the unofficial launch date of Pocophone F2 is February 20, 2019.