After rebranding the Redmi K40 as a Poco F3 for the global market, the company is now rebranding the Redmi K40 Gaming Edition as a Poco F3 GT for the Indian market. This is the company’s gaming phone, and the device specifications and prices are as follows:
Poco F3 GT: Specifications
Poco F3 GT is 6.67 inch Full HD + Samsung E4 AMOLED panel It has a refresh rate of 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of 480Hz. The display supports peak brightness of up to 1300 knits, HDR10 +, and DCI-P3 color gamut. The device is protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back.
Under the hood, the device is equipped MediaTek 6nm Dimensity 1200 Chipset.. Combined with up to 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The Poco F3 GT supports Dolby Atmos and features Hi-Res certified stereo speakers. 5G connections are also available onboard here.
When it comes to game-centric features, the Poco F3 GT is packed with what the company calls Maglev triggers. According to the company, these trigger pop-up mechanisms avoid accidental contact, promise reduced latency and improved mechanical response. To ensure efficient heat dissipation, the device supports steam chamber cooling with a white graphene heatsink.
As far as the camera is concerned, the Poco F3 GT offers a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with a 119 degree FOV, and a 2MP macro camera. For selfies, the device has a 16MP camera. There is RGB camera lighting around the camera settings on the back.
The handset draws juice from 5,065mAh battery that supports 67W fast charging.. Poco promises up to 56 hours of music playback, 9 hours of gameplay, and 23 hours of video playback. A 67W charger is included to charge your device up to 50% in 15 minutes.
Price and stock status
The Poco F3 GT is available in two colors, Predator Black and Gunmetal Silver. Poco offers devices at a discounted price for the first two weeks in India. The prices for the Poco F3 GT are as follows:
- 6GB + 128GB – Rupees 26,999 (Rs 25,999 in the first week, Rupees 26,499 in the second week)
- 8GB + 128GB – Rupees 28,999 (27,999 Rupees in the first week, 28,499 Rupees in the second week)
- 8GB + 256GB – Rupees 30,999 (Rs 29,999 in the first week, Rupees 30,499 in the second week)
The device will be pre-ordered via Flipkart from 12:00 pm on July 24th, with the first sale at 12:00 pm on July 26th. You can also get Rs. 1,000 immediate discounts until July 29, 10% discount on ICICI Bank Cards and EMI. The Poco F3 GT competes with the Realme X7 Max and the recently launched Indian OnePlus Nord2. Which do you choose? Please let us know in the comments below.