Poco F1 price in India dropped, Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain revealed through a tweet posted on Monday. The latest price cut applies to two of the Poco F1 variants. Xiaomi confirmed Gadgets 360 that the price cut is permanent. Moreover, Flipkart and Mi.com are reflecting the new prices. The Chinese company previously announced the Poco F1 price drop in June that brought the base 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model of the Poco F1 to as low as Rs. 17,999 in the country.
As per the official tweet posted by Manu Kumar Jain, the Poco F1 price in India has been dropped from Rs. 20,999 to Rs. 18,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The price of the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option has also been revised from Rs. 27,999 to Rs. 22,999. This is importantly applicable to both regular and Armoured edition of the Poco F1 smartphone.
Back in May, Xiaomi dropped the price of the Poco F1 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant from Rs. 22,999 to Rs. 20,999. The model was originally priced at Rs. 23,999. The company also slashed the price of the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage to Rs. 17,999 in June.
To recall, the Poco F1 was launched in India back in August last year with a starting price of Rs. 20,999. The handset was designed to take on the likes of the OnePlus 6 with specifications such as a 6.18-inch full-HD+ display and an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC. It also sports a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 primary sensor and a 20-megapixel selfie camera along with a dedicated IR light sensor. Furthermore, the phone packs a 4,000mAh battery with 18W charging support and a Quick Charge 3-compatible charger is bundled in the box.