Poco F5 5G Launch Soon ,Memory Variants Revealed & Key Details Emerge Via FCC Certification

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* The POCO F5 series is reportedly in the works.
* The lineup will likely include the POCO F5 5G and the POCO F5 Pro 5G.
* The key specifications of POCO F5 5G have been revealed via the recent FCC certification listing.

Last month, a Poco device with model number 23049PCD8G was spotted with the “POCO F5” moniker in the IMEI database. The Indian variant of the device, with model number 23049PCD81, was approved by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) in February.

The global edition of the Poco F5 (23049PCD8G) has now been approved by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authority.

Poco F5 5G

These certifications indicate that the Poco F5 will be launching soon in the Indian and
global markets.

The device will come preloaded with the Android 13 OS with MIUI 14 on top. Some of the connectivity features that have been revealed through the certification include dual SIM, 5G bands (n1 / n5 / n7 / n38 / n41 / n77 / n78), NFC, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and an IR blaster.

The Chinese variant of the device has the model number 23049RAD8C.

The device has already been certified by Chinese certification platforms such as MIlT and 3C.

POCO F5 5G Specifications Spotted on FCC Certification Website

Poco F5 5G

As seen in the FCC certification images above (via), the POCO F5 5G (with the model number POCO 23049PCD8G) has recently been certified, thereby hinting that the launch of the device (or the series) might be nearing.

The FCC listing reveals that the POCO F5 5G will arrive in three memory variants. The base variant will feature 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, the mid-tier variant will have 8GB RAM and 256GB storage, and the top-tier variant will feature 12GB RAM and 256GB storage.

The FCC listing also confirms that the POCO F5 5G will run on Android 13-based MIUI 14 skin out of the box. The device will support NFC, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, dual SIM, 7 5G bands (n1/n5/n7/n38/n41/n77/n78), and will have an IR Blaster as well.

Speculations are rife that the 23049RAD8C device will be called the Redmi Note 12 Turbo (or Note 12T) when it arrives in the home market.

Reports have revealed that the Redmi Note 12T Turbo will arrive with specs like a 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ 120Hz display with an under-display fingerprint scanner, the forthcoming Snapdragon 7 Plus Gen1 chipset, up to 12 GB of RAM, up to 512 GB of storage, MIUI 14-based Android 13, and a 5,000mAh battery with 67W charging support. 

It may feature a 50-megapixel + 8-megapixel + 2-megapixel triple camera unit. The Poco F5 is likely to pack the same specs.

The Redmi Note 12 Turbo may launch in March, whereas the Poco F5 may debut in April.

POCO F5 5G Specifications (Expected)

Poco F5 5G

The POCO F5 5G is tipped to be a rebranded version of the Redmi Note 12 Turbo, which is said to launch soon in China.

The device will reportedly feature a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate.

Under the hood, the POCO F5 5G is rumoured to drive power from an unannounced and upcoming Snapdragon 7-series processor, which will be coupled with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB storage.

In terms of cameras, the POCO F5 5G is tipped to offer a 50MP + 8MP + 2MP triple rear camera setup and a 16MP selfie snapper.

The POCO F5 lineup, allegedly consisting of the vanilla POCO F5 5G and the POCO F5 Pro 5G smartphones, is said to launch sometime during Q1, 2023.

Ahead of the official launch, the vanilla POCO F5 5G has been spotted on the FCC certification authority’s database.



Key Specs

Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 690
Rear Camera 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP
Front Camera 32 MP
Battery 4700 mAh
Display 6.7 inches (17.02 cm)


Launch Date April 3, 2023 (Unofficial)
Operating System Android v12


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 690
CPU Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 560 + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 560)
Architecture 64 bit
Fabrication 8 nm
Graphics Adreno 619L


Display Type Super AMOLED
Screen Size 6.7 inches (17.02 cm)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 393 ppi
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass v5
Bezel-less display Yes with punch-hole display
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Refresh Rate 120 Hz


Camera Setup Triple
Resolution 64 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera
8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
5 MP f/2.4
Autofocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Image Resolution 9000 x 7000 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Setup Single
Resolution 32 MP f/2.45, Primary Camera
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps


Capacity 4700 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Removable No
Quick Charging Yes, Sonic, 67W
USB Type-C Yes


Internal Memory 128 GB
Expandable Memory No

Network & Connectivity

SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.3
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging


Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack USB Type-C


Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Side
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass


FAQ’s on Poco F5 5G

1. Can I use two 5G SIMs at one time on POCO F4 5G?

Ans) Yes, the POCO F4 5G is 5G Dual SIM Dual Standby ready.

2. Does the phone charge quickly with POCO F4 5G?

Ans) Yes, POCO F4 5G comes with a 67W turbo charger in the box which can charge the battery upto 50% in 11 minutes (as per lab test conditions).

3. What is the screen size of POCO F4 5G?

Ans) The screen size of POCO F4 5G is 6.67 inches (16.94cm)

4. Should I put a screen guard on the screen?

Ans) The display in POCO F4 5G comes with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 protection which protects the display against day to day scratches and, it also comes with a pre-applied screen protector

5. What is OIS?

Ans) OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) helps to capture shake free and stable videos. It also helps in capturing stable and blur-free images especially during low light and night scenarios

6. What is the storage technology on the POCO F4 5G?

Ans) POCO F4 5G comes with flagship level UFS 3.1 storage

7. Does POCO F4 5G come with Dolby?

Ans) POCO F4 5G supports Dolby Vision Playback on Netflix. Together with the dual stereo speaker set up which has support for Dolby Atmos, the Poco F4 5G provides an unmatched media streaming experience

8. Is the Snapdragon™ 870 an efficient chipset?

Ans) The Snapdragon™ 870 provides sustained peak performance across tasks like gaming, watching content, video recording as well as day to day tasks

9. How many 5G bands does POCO F4 5G come with?

Ans) POCO F4 5G comes with 10 5G bands.

10. What version of Android does POCO F4 5G have?

Ans) The POCO F4 5G runs MIUI 13 based on Android 12

Also Read: Poco F5 5G Specifics Leaked to the Public; Details Inside

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