Poco F6 is Launching on 23rd May, Here’s Everything You Need to Know

The coming week is full of sheer excitement for gadget freaks. Poco just dropped the news of launching its highly anticipated smartphone Poco F6 and F6 Pro. Following in the footsteps of other big releases, POCO F6 will hit the global stage on May 23.

India, in particular, is in for a treat with a dedicated launch event at 4:30 PM IST. POCO India page on X officially spilled the beans on the launch with a rather space-crafty teaser. The tagline reads “Entering God Mode”

Here’s everything you need to know about the hot launch!

Quick Bites

  • POCO F6 launching in India on May 23
  • Rumored to be a rebranded Redmi Turbo 3 & K70 from China
  • Rumored specs: Snapdragon 8s Gen 3, 5,000 mAh battery
  • Dual-rear cameras
  • 120Hz AMOLED display

Poco F6 & F6 Pro Launch

Excitement is brewing at rocket speed for the big reveal as the POCO F6 prepares to hit the stage on May 23. Word is that it might just be a rebranded version of Redmi’s Turbo 3 and K70, packed with top-tier performance and features suitable for both versions.

Sources strongly indicate that the Poco F6 Pro might just be a renamed version of the Redmi K70. If you look closely, the model numbers are quite similar: Poco F6 Pro is 23113RKC6G, while the Redmi K70 is 23113RKC6C. The Redmi K70 was first launched in China back in November, sporting the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC.

The non-Pro variant by POCO is slated to house the Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 chipset hinting that it might just be the rehashed version of Redmi Turbo 3.

POCO’s F series has been a popular choice in the upper mid-range arena. However, now, the battleground is about to sizzle even more in the sub-Rs. 35,000 bracket. With Realme GT 6T already getting the attention ahead of its launch, POCO is ready to battle with POCO F6.

Expected Specs of Poco F6

Global launch event for the Poco F6 series in Dubai on May 23 at 15:00 (GMT+4). Plus, there’s a dedicated launch event in India at 4:30 pm (IST) on the same day. While we know the Poco F6 is coming to India, it’s still unclear if the Pro variant will join the lineup. Following we have neatly gathered everything that we have come to know about the Poco F6 & Poco F6 Pro leaked information.


POCO is not very popular among premium and semi-premium smartphones market in India therefore, the focus is on camera a lot more this time. Rumors say that the prime camera setup will have a top-notch 50MP OIS Sony sensor along with an 8MP IMX355 ultra-wide sensor.

The selfie lovers will not feel left behind as the front camera they say is going to be a 20MP f/2.2. The dual-camera design looks impressive in the teaser on the Flipkart screen.

POCO F6 features leaked

Processor & Design

F6 is expected to feature a nifty 6.67-inch 1.5k OLED screen with a super smooth 120Hz refresh rate and 1000 nits brightness. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip, it’ll run fast paired with LPDDR5x RAM and UFS 4.0 lightning-fast storage. Also, with a big 5000mAh battery and ultra-fast 90W charging, you are never running out of juice.

IP64 rating of the device will offer protection against dust and splashes. Additional features like an IR Blaster, wet hand technology, NFC support, Wi-Fi 6, and Bluetooth 5.4 enhance its appeal. Moreover, we expect an in-display fingerprint scanner and crystal-clear audio with dual-stereo speakers. With the promise of 3 years of major Android updates, the Poco F6 sure is going to impress.


POCO is said to price these smartphones conveniently between 30,000-35,000 to target a suitable chunk of potential buyers. However, these are just speculations based on POCO F6v rumors ahead of its launch. As the time inches closer to the F6 launch event, we should get more details on the actual price and specs.

Launch Event

The landing page for the Poco F6 is now live on Flipkart, confirming the launch event on May 23 at 4:30 PM IST. Poco India has officially announced that the Poco F6 5G will hit the Indian market at that time.

The teaser shared by Poco’s social media hints at something big with the tagline “Entering God Mode” and reveals a glimpse of the rear panel of the handset, showing the camera setup. While specific details about the phone’s features are yet to be revealed, our list above includes all expected specs.

Things To Expect

POCO is a Chinese smartphone giant, ready to launch its latest model after long, the POCO F6, in India on May 23, 2024. Unlike its usual affordable phones, the F6 is expected to be a mid-high device.

Its success will heavily depend on its price tag. POCO isn’t yet known for pricier phones in India, so getting the price right will be key. If the F6 is too expensive, it might not attract many buyers but if it sits right on the radar, the buyers may make it a success.


POCO phones are known for their value-for-money pricing and the F series is one of its popular lines. If you like the leaked specs, get ready to snap stunning photos with its dual-rear cameras, with a dazzling 120Hz AMOLED display. Rumors also suggest a Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 chip and a massive 5,000 mAh battery, ensuring an uninterrupted experience.

What do you think the POCO F6 will cost? Share your thoughts in the comments below. Stay tuned for the grand unveiling of this POCO gadget.

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