Poco F6 5G Gears Up for Global Launch with IMDA Certification, Could Be Rebranded Redmi K70e

HomeTech NewsPoco F6 5G Gears Up for Global Launch with IMDA Certification, Could Be Rebranded Redmi K70e


  • Poco F6 5G likely a rebranded Redmi K70e, hints IMDA certification.
  • Expected features include Dimensity 8300-Ultra chip and 6.67-inch OLED display.
  • Up to 16 GB RAM, 1 TB storage, and a 5,500mAh battery with 90W fast charging.
  • Triple camera setup with a 64MP main sensor and 16MP front camera.

Recent developments suggest that Poco is gearing up for the global and Indian launch of its new Poco F6 5G and Poco F6 Pro 5G models.

Reports indicate these devices could be rebranded versions of the Redmi K70 series, set to debut this month in China.

POCO F6: IMDA Certification

POCO F6: IMDA Certification
POCO F6: IMDA Certification

The Poco F6, carrying the model number 2311DRK48I, recently received approval from the BIS authority of India.

Adding to this momentum, its global counterpart, identified by the model number 2311DRK48G, has secured IMDA certification in Singapore.

While the listing doesn’t explicitly name the device as Poco F6 5G, industry speculation and model number correlations strongly suggest this identity.

However, specific details regarding the device’s specifications remain undisclosed in the listing.

POCO F6 Rebranded Redmi K70e

POCO F6 Rebranded Redmi K70e
POCO F6 Rebranded Redmi K70e

The Poco F6 5G is believed to be a rebranded variant of the Redmi K70e.

The Redmi K70e, poised to be the world’s first smartphone with the Dimensity 8300-Ultra chip, shares a similar model number (2311DRK48C), as revealed in its Geekbench listing.

Expected specifications of the Redmi K70e, and potentially the Poco F6 5G, include a 6.67-inch OLED display with 1.5K resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate.

The device is anticipated to offer up to 16 GB of LPDDR5x RAM, up to 1 TB of UFS 4.0 storage, and a 5,500mAh battery with 90W fast charging.

Camera specifications include a 16MP front shooter and a triple rear camera setup featuring a 64MP main sensor with OIS, an 8MP, and a 2MP sensor.

Additional features likely to be seen are HyperOS-based Android 14, an in-display fingerprint sensor, a glass back, a plastic frame, an 8.09mm thickness, and a weight of 198 grams.

Poco F6 5G Specs


Sim Type Dual Sim, GSM+GSM
Dual Sim Yes
Sim Size Nano+Nano SIM
Device Type Smartphone
Release Date May 23, 2024 (Expected)


Type Color Super AMOLED Screen (16M Colors)
Touch Yes, 360 Hz Touch Sampling Rate
Size 6.72 inches, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 144 Hz
Aspect Ratio 20:9
PPI ~ 395 PPI
Screen to Body Ratio ~ 86.6%
Glass Type Corning Gorilla Glass
Features HDR10+
Notch Yes, Punch Hole


Storage 128 GB
Storage Type UFS 3.1
Card Slot No


3G Yes
4G Yes
5G Yes
5G Bands n1/n5/n7/n38/n41/n77/n78
Wifi Yes, with wifi-hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.3, A2DP, LE
USB Yes, USB-C v2.0
USB Features USB Tethering, USB on-the-go, USB Charging


GPS Yes, with A-GPS. Up to tri-band: GLONASS (1), BDS (3), GALILEO (2), QZSS (2), NavIC
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, In Display
Face Unlock Yes
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Color Spectrum
3.5mm Headphone Jack No
Extra NFC


Rear Camera 64 MP f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
8 MP f/2.2 (Ultra Wide)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro) with autofocus
Features Dual-tone , HDR, Panorama, AI Skyscaping 4.0, AI Erase 2.0
Video Recording 4K @ 30 fps UHD, 1080p @ 30 fps FHD, 720p @ 960 fps HD
Flash Yes, Dual LED
Front Camera Punch Hole 32 MP f/2.45 (Wide Angle)
Front Video Recording 1080p @ 30 fps FHD


OS Android v14
Custom UI MIUI 15
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen3
CPU 2.63 GHz, Octa Core Processor
Core Details 1xPrime Core@2.63 GHz & 3xPerformance Cores@2.4 GHz& 4xEfficiency cores@1.8 GHz
GPU Adreno GPU
Java No
Browser Yes


Email Yes
Video MP4, M4V, MKV, AVI, WMV, WEBM, 3GP, 3G2, ASF
FM Radio No
Document Reader Yes


Type Non-Removable Battery
Size 5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery
Fast Charging Yes, 80W Sonic Charging


What does the IMDA certification for Poco F6 5G indicate?

The IMDA certification for the Poco F6 5G, with model number 2311DRK48G, indicates that the device is ready for a global launch. This certification is a standard regulatory step for smartphones entering new markets, suggesting the Poco F6 5G’s imminent arrival.

Is the Poco F6 5G a rebranded version of another smartphone?

The Poco F6 5G is speculated to be a rebranded version of the Redmi K70e. This is based on similarities in model numbers and expected specifications between the two devices, as revealed in various listings and reports.

What are the expected specifications of the Poco F6 5G?

The Poco F6 5G is expected to feature a Dimensity 8300-Ultra chip, a 6.67-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, up to 16 GB of LPDDR5x RAM, up to 1 TB of UFS 4.0 storage, and a 5,500mAh battery with 90W fast charging. It’s also anticipated to have a triple rear camera setup and a HyperOS-based Android 14 operating system.

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