As expected, POCO presented the Poco F4 GT at an online event. This is a gaming-oriented model and as the rumors suggest, it’s a high-end smartphone at an almost unbeatable price that promises to talk about it.
POCO is a Xiaomi brand with several products aimed at a younger audience and has now announced the launch of the new top of the range, another product it is adding to its wide range of smartphones. As this sub-brand gets used to, the highlight is its good price tag, and the Poco G4 GT really stands out as a flagship killer. And at a price of 450 euros. Wonderful.
The POCO F4 GT is touted as the gaming smartphone and in fact, with the features it comes with, there is nothing outside of that idea, it is without a doubt a smartphone that is coming to move the market and it is a solid bet for POCO.
Available in several colours: grey, black and yellow, the POCO F4 GT has a very bold design with RGB LEDs placed on the cameras module itself that will react to certain notifications and to the games in question. POCO F4 GT has a 6.67 inch AMOLED display with FullHD + resolution.
The battery capacity is 4700 mAh, which features 120W fast charging technology. This is undoubtedly an incredible feature as it means it loads from 0% to 100% in just about 17 minutes. Along with the device, the manufacturer sends a USB-C cable, which makes it easier to use the device horizontally.
The AdaptiveCharge system prevents the battery from overcharging when plugged in overnight, when the charge rate reaches 80-100%. To prevent overheating issues, the smartphone comes with LiquidCool 3.0 technology.
As far as its cameras are concerned, the Poco F4 GT consists of a triple rear camera system, with a 64MP (f/1.9) main sensor, an 8MP (f/2.2) sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens (FoV 120°).) and a sensor 2 megapixels (f/2.4)) for macro shots. On the front, inside the small hole on the screen itself, you can find a 20 MP (f / 2.4) sensor.
This camera unit also has a flicker sensor, to eliminate any shake that may occur while taking pictures.
Specifications and performance
The Poco F4 GT is equipped with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, enhanced by the LiquidCool 3.0 cooling system, to maintain the device’s performance in prolonged gaming sessions. This processor is accompanied by LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 internal storage which promise faster load times thanks to the UFS 3.1 internal storage. This is the largest surface area (over 20,000 square millimeters) on the market today.
It has a flat AMOLED screen, with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and adds magnetic buttons for gaming, similar to the Black Shark 4S, another line dedicated to gaming from the Chinese brand. When the buttons are not used in games, users can assign them as shortcuts for quick access to other functions such as flashlight, photo recording, etc.
Poco promises excellent after-sales service, which guarantees free screen repair for the first six months from the date of purchase. A 2-month YouTube Premium subscription is also included with the smartphone.
In terms of software, it will leave the factory with MIUI 13, which is based on Android 12.
Poco F4 GT: Price
Poco will be available for sale in the market in Stealth Black, Knight Silver and Cyber Yellow colours. The new POCO F4 GT will go on sale today in several regions and through major online stores. It is currently possible to find the device for sale in the official POCO store on AliExpress: (This is still Coupon for Brazil: POCO110)
Poco took advantage of this event to launch its first smartwatch – the Poco Watch – which is aimed squarely at fitness enthusiasts. The iOS and Android compatible smartwatch shares more than an amazing similarity with the Xiaomi Mi Watch Lite and the Redmi Watch 2 Lite (also a Xiaomi sub-brand) released in late 2021. However, the Poco Watch is better identified in some The main areas.
The Poco watch comes in three different colors and has a 39.1 mm case, is 9.98 mm thick and weighs 31 grams, making it lighter than the square Redmi watch.
Front and center is a 1.6 inch AMOLED display, 320 x 360 pixels, along with a TPU wrist strap. The product is water resistant to a depth of 50 metres, making it suitable for swimming and showering.
On the tracking front, you can choose from 100 exercise modes, including HIIT, yoga, running, cycling, and walking. There is automatic activity tracking support for some of these modes such as running and walking, with built-in GPS and support for the Galileo, Glonass and Beidou satellite systems for outdoor exercise tracking.
Poco Watch includes an optical heart rate monitor that continuously tracks your heart rate and can also capture oxygen levels in your blood. You can also track stress and benefit from guided breathing exercises and there are resources for women.
The battery life is up to 14 days based on typical use, which requires turning off features like advanced sleep monitoring and heart rate sampling at longer 30-minute intervals.
Poco Watch also starts sales today for R$280 with a Poco12 coupon, while Portugal is €69 with a coupon on the website.