Since its launch, Xiaomi has been breaking the record with Poco F1. The Poco F1 is now India’s No.1 smartphone sold online in and above Rs 15,000, according to the latest report from IDC Research. Xiaomi’s sub-brand Poco India announced on Wednesday that it has now reached a new milestone with its one and only phone aka Poco F1 as it became the No 1 smartphone sold online in Q4 2018. The news was announced by the company through a tweet.
Poco India noted in the tweet, “POCO Fans! We are proud to announce that, according to @IDC, POCO F1 is No.1 Smartphone in the online smartphone market of 15k and above in Q4 2018. Thank you all for your amazing love and support.” Soon after the announcement Xiaomi India Managing Director, Manu Jain trolled OnePlus through another tweet. In the tweet, Manu Jain said, “Now it’s settled! According to @IDC, #POCOF1 is India’s #1 smartphone in the 15k & above online smartphone market. The Speed Champion doesn’t settle for second place.
Jain compared the Poco F1 with the OnePlus 6 in the same tweet. He noted that the Poco F1 had a 22.4 percent market share in Q4 2019, while the OnePlus 6 had a 17.9 percent market share in comparison.
In the celebration of the success of Poco F1, the company reduced the price of 6GB+128GB model of the phone. The price was reduced only for a limited time period and the offer ends on March 28. Poco F1 reduced Rs 2000 during the limited time period offer on 6GB+128GB storage. The smartphone sells for Rs20,999 on MI.com and Flipkart during the offer.
Poco F1 recently received the Game Turbo mode on the high demand of the users. “By creating a dedicated gaming mode, the all-new Game Turbo mode brings together a whole new level of experience. Game Turbo mode allows smart allocation of CPU and GPU resources resulting in a fluid gaming experience,” Poco India noted in a media release.
Commenting on the same Manmohan Chandolu, POCO India’s general manager, said, “What started as a promising dream has now become a successful reality. We designed POCO F1 by making product choices that ensure incredible performance. With every feedback we received, we refined the user experience, bringing innovations that really matter. POCO F1 Evolved is a new experience with features such as Widevine L1 and Game Turbo mode in the same body. We are positive that these innovative features will greatly benefit our customers and make the most of POCO F1.