Smartphones from Samsung, Huawei or Apple are now so strongly glued and fragile built that disassembly and repair are almost impossible. But the smartphones are also made of metal and glass and also waterproof, which is an important aspect. This is not the case with the Pocophone F1. The smartphone is not waterproof and also completely made of plastic – which has great advantages.
Battery can be exchanged if necessary
JerryRigEverything’s Zack dissected Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1 and is at the ease of maintenance. The back is attached to the bottom with only two screws and can be removed carefully from the display. There is no glue used. Here and there a battery is released, which measures at least 4,000 mAh, can be pulled out. He is a bit stuck, but Xiaomi has attached a tab on which you can pull out the battery. You have not seen a thing for a long time in a modern smartphone. Should the battery eventually give up the ghost, you can replace it for yourself. But there is more to discover.
The Pocophone F1 from Xiaomi relies on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 . This ensures that the smartphone can dissipate the heat under load. You can see what that look like in the following video:
Xiaomi Pocophone F1 not waterproof at all
But there is a clear disadvantage. Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1 is not waterproof at all. Although the smartphone should have a nano-coating, it has recently been announced , but there are indicators of moisture installed in the critical places. So you should keep the phone away from all sorts of liquids.
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We have already received the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Android smartphone. What do you think so far?