Poco F2 has been within the information for fairly a while. Now, a brand new report suggests that there’s a Poco F2 Professional in improvement as nicely. In keeping with the report, which cites Google Play gadget listings, the Poco F2 Professional shall be a rebranded model of the Redmi Ok30 Professional. Whereas this improvement doesn’t reveal any particulars concerning the Poco F2, it does present that the Redmi Ok30 Professional and the Poco F2 Professional have the identical codename however will launch below completely different branding relying on the area. Moreover, the Redmi Ok30 Professional Zoom Version could launch in India with the identical branding.
The data was seen in a Google Play gadget itemizing first noticed by XDA Builders. Such an inventory exhibits units which might be licensed to function Google Cell Providers. The report claims the itemizing exhibits beforehand seen ‘lmi’ codename for the Redmi Ok30 Professional – will launch because the Poco F2 Professional in some areas. This means that the Poco F2 Professional shall be a rebranded model of the Redmi Ok30 Professional, which was launched in China final month. The telephone packs a Snapdragon 865 SoC, quad rear digicam setup, and a pop-up selfie digicam. If the Poco F2 Professional seems to be the rebranded model of the Redmi Ok30 Professional, we will count on the identical or comparable specs from the Poco providing.
Whereas this may very well be taken to imply that the Redmi Ok30 Professional shall be launched in India because the Poco F2 Professional, the report factors out that Xiaomi’s Google Play gadget listings usually present an ‘in’ added to world codename when referring to the India variant. Since there is no such thing as a ‘in’ within the ‘lmi’ codename, it seems that the Redmi Ok30 Professional is not going to be rebranded because the Poco F2 Professional for the India market. The report speculates that the Redmi Ok30 Professional will launch with the Redmi branding in India, and never the Poco branding.
Curiously, the Google Play itemizing additionally exhibits the codename ‘lmiinpro’, which provides an ‘in’ to codename of the Redmi Ok30 Professional Zoom Version. This means the Redmi Ok30 Professional Zoom Version may also launch with the identical Redmi branding in India.
There’s nonetheless little to no details about the Poco F2, which is anticipated to be the successor of the Poco F1. However, in keeping with the itemizing, we will see that the Poco F2 Professional could include flagship specs together with the Snapdragon 865 SoC. This implies the vanilla Poco F2 might not be powered by the flagship Snapdragon processor and the corporate would possibly go in for a earlier technology SoC.
There have been speculations that the Poco F2 could come as a rebranded model of the Redmi Ok30 Professional however that piece of data was negated by Poco India’s Common Supervisor C Manmohan.