Xiaomi is launching the POCO F5 series in India, and it’s true – the Geekbench benchmark database has spotted a new upcoming POCO smartphone with the model number 23049PCD8I. The listing confirms that a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 processor will power this device.
With more details emerging about this exciting new device, let’s take a closer look!
The POCO appearance on Geekbench indicates the company may be testing its performance before the official launch.
The device is expected to launch in India on 9 May 2023.
The Geekbench listing reveals the POCO F5 is powered by Qualcomm’s 2.92GHz octa-core processor with Adreno 725 GPU. In addition to this, The device will arrive with 8GB of RAM and Android 13 OS, and it is likely to have MIUI 14. Furthermore, It scored 1118 and 4236 points in Geekbench 6’s single-core and multi-core tests.
Reports suggest the POCO F5 will have the same specifications as the Redmi Note 12 Turbo, including:
- 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ Display with Dolby Vision and HDR 10+ support, 1000 nits display brightness
- 120Hz screen
- LPDDR5 RAM
- 5,500mAh battery
- 67W fast charging
These specifications are something to look forward to, especially for those who are into gaming. Moreover, POCO F5’s AMOLED display will likely provide a clear and more vivid viewing experience for media consumption.
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Of course, the most exciting part is the POCO F5’s camera. Specifically, in terms of optics, the device may have a 16-megapixel front camera and a 64-megapixel primary camera with OIS, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera on the back.
Its improved camera setup will enable users to capture brighter and sharper photos compared to its predecessor.
In terms of connectivity, POCO F5 will most likely come with 5G, NFC, Bluetooth 5.3, a 3.5mm audio jack, and WiFi 6. It will also have a USB Type-C port at the bottom. Additionally, the phone will have stereo speakers.
The device may come in two variants with 8GB or 12GB RAM and 256GB storage and cost under Rs. 30,000.
The Poco F5 will launch in the higher mid-range price segment, making it a good choice for gamers.