Users are wondering POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro. Redmi had a Launch Event recently, and Redmi K50 series was introduced at this event. As you know, POCO is a sub-brand of Redmi and many devices of Redmi are also offered for sale as POCO. Just like the Redmi K50 Pro will be introduced as POCO F4 Pro at the next POCO Launch Event.
Then we can say that the professional POCO F series is back! Alright. What kind of developments have occurred between the previous device POCO F2 Pro and newly introduced POCO F4 Pro? Are innovations available? A better device awaits us? So let’s start our POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro comparison article.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro Comparision
POCO F2 Pro (Redmi K30 Pro) device was introduced in 2020, the POCO F4 Pro (Redmi K50 Pro) device was introduced with the Redmi brand recently, it will soon be introduced as POCO.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro – Performance
POCO F2 Pro device comes with Qualcomm’s once flagship Snapdragon 865 (SM8250) chipset. The chipset, powered by 1×2.84 GHz, 3×2.42 GHz and 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585 cores, has gone through a 7nm manufacturing process. On the GPU side, Adreno 650 is available.
And POCO F4 Pro device comes with MediaTek’s latest flagship Dimensity 9000 chipset. This chipset, powered by 1×3.05 GHz Cortex-X2, 3×2.85 GHz Cortex-A710 and 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A510 cores, has gone through a TSMC’s 4nm manufacturing process. On the GPU side, Mali-G710 MC10 is available.
In terms of performance, the POCO F4 Pro is ahead by an overwhelming margin. If we take a look at the benchmark scores, the POCO F2 Pro device has a +700,000 score from the AnTuTu benchmark. And POCO F4 Pro device has a +1,100,000 score. The MediaTek Dimensity 9000 processor is seriously powerful. A choice worthy of name of the POCO F4 Pro device.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro – Display
Another important part is the device’s display. There is a significant improvement in this part as well. POCO F2 Pro device has a 6.67″ FHD+ (1080×2400) 60Hz Super AMOLED display. Screen supports HDR10+ and has a 395ppi density value. Screen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
And POCO F4 Pro device has a 6.67″ QHD+ (1440×2560) 120Hz OLED display. Screen supports HDR10+ and Dolby Vision. Screen also has a 526ppi density value and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
As a result, there is a huge difference in resolution and refresh rate on the screen. According to its predecessor, POCO F4 Pro is seriously successful.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro – Camera
Camera part is another important part. It seems that the POCO F2 Pro’s pop-up selfie camera is has been abandoned. POCO F4 Pro has a on-screen selfie camera.
POCO F2 Pro has a quad camera setup. Main camera is Sony Exmor IMX686 64 MP f/1.9 26mm with PDAF. Secondary camera is telephoto-macro, Samsung ISOCELL S5K5E9 5 MP f/2.2 50mm. Third camera is 123˚ ultrawide, OmniVision OV13B10 13 MP f/2.4. Finally, fourth camera is depht, GalaxyCore GC02M1 2 MP f/2.4. On pop-up selfie camera, Samsung ISOCELL S5K3T3 20 MP f/2.2 is available.
POCO F4 Pro comes with a triple camera setup. Main camera is Samsung ISOCELL HM2 108MP f/1.9 with PDAF and OIS support. Second camera is 123˚ ultra-wide, Sony Exmor IMX355 8MP f/2.4. And third camera is macro, OmniVision 2MP f/2.4. On selfie camera, Sony Exmor IMX596 20MP is available.
As you can see, there is a serious improvement in main and front camera, it will be understood from the photo quality when the POCO F4 Pro is released.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro – Battery & Charging
Battery capacity and charging speed are also important in daily usage. POCO F2 Pro device has a 4700mAh Li-Po battery. Fast charging with 33W Quick Charge 4+, and device also supports Power Delivery 3.0, wireless charging not available.
And POCO F4 Pro device has a 5000mAh Li-Po battery. Fast charging with 120W Xiaomi HyperCharge technology, and device also supports Power Delivery 3.0, wireless charging not available. 20 minutes is enough for device to fully charge from 0 to 100, which is really fast. You can find out more about Xiaomi’s HyperCharge technology here.
As a result, besides the increase in battery capacity in the POCO F4 Pro, there is a huge revolution in fast charging technologies. Winner is POCO F4 Pro in this POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro comparison.
POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro – Design & Other Specifications
If we look at the device designs, front and back of the POCO F2 Pro device are protected by glass, with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. And frame is aluminum. Likewise, POCO F4 Pro is glass front and glass back. It has an aluminum frame. POCO F4 Pro device is thinner and lighter than the POCO F2 Pro, considering its aspect-to-weight ratio. It can give a real premium feel.
FOD (fingerprint on-display) technology on POCO F2 Pro device seems to have been abandoned. Because POCO F4 Pro device has a side-mounted fingerprint. While the POCO F2 Pro device has a 3.5mm input and a mono speaker setup, but POCO F4 Pro device doesn’t have a 3.5mm input, but will come with a stereo speaker setup.
POCO F2 Pro device came with 6GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB models. And POCO F4 Pro device will also come with 8GB/128GB, 8GB/256GB, 12GB/256GB and 12GB/512GB models. Winner is POCO F4 Pro in this POCO F2 Pro vs POCO F4 Pro comparison.
In short, we can say that POCO is making an excellent comeback. The newly introduced POCO F4 Pro device will make a lot of noise. Stay tuned for updates and more.