UMIDIGI F1 – A Chinese Smartphone Redefining The $200 Category

The manufacturer UMIDIGI presented a new mobile at the end of 2018, the UMIDIGI F1, a flagship killer with quite powerful and capable technical specifications with an extremely reduced price to compete with mid-range and even high-end smartphones. While the main manufacturers are increasing prices, Chinese alternatives offer increasingly interesting solutions, solid components and impeccable aesthetics for a reasonable price. The UMIDIGI F1 is available in Gearbest with a discount of 10%!

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UMIDIGI F1 – 18W Fast Charge 5150mAh battery

Design & Appearance

The first thing that draws attention to this model is its extremely modern design, prepared for the year 2019. The Umidigi F1 is presented with a metal casing with excellent appearance. It is a terminal with curved edges, a fingerprint sensor on the back and a double main camera placed vertically. We can say that it is an elegant design, where what catches the most attention without a doubt is its large screen. The dimensions are 15.70 x 7.50 x 0.90 cm and the weight is 187g. In addition, the mobile comes in colors red, black and gold.



The UMIDIGI F1 screen has an excellent design with thin and curved edges, a small top notch in the shape of a water drop and attractive dimensions. It has a diagonal of 6.3 inches and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 that facilitates the grip. The screen-to-body ratio is an impressive 92.7%. If we talk about the technical specifications, we have an LTPS panel with Full HD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels, with an excellent pixel density of 409ppi. The screen has useful software functions, such as a reading mode and a mode that allows you to adjust the color tone.



The heart of this device is a high-performance processor that powers it, the MediaTek Helio P60 chipset of octa-core and running at 2.0GHz, along with the Mali G72 MP3 graphics card at 700MHz. Offering the same performance as the Snapdragon 660 to run video games. It is also equipped with 128 GB of storage and 4 GB of LPDDR4X RAM. Storage can be expanded up to 256 GB via microSD.



The camera section of UMIDIGI F1 has a good level. We have a dual main camera, with 16MP + 8MP sensors. The camera integrates a 6-element lens, with an aperture of f/1.7, and the LED flash is dual. This camera brings features such as Panorama mode, face recognition, image filters, and videos can be recorded with 1080p. In the front camera, it has a unique sensor of 16 MP, with 5 elements lens and an aperture of f/2.0 for excellent selfies.


Software & Connectivity

The F1 is the first model of the company to be presented with the latest Android 9.0 Pie OS that will bring many new features.


The data transmission is up to the Dual 4G VoLTE level, and we have Bluetooth 4.2, dual-band WiFi, Wifi Direct, GPS, AGPS and GLONASS in addition to NFC connection. The physical connections are Dual SIM, 3.5mm audio connector and USB Type C. There is FM Radio and for security, there is both the facial unlocking and fingerprint sensor. Additional sensors are those of proximity, light, accelerometer, gyroscope, and compass.

NFC connection


The UMIDIGI F1 battery has a very generous capacity of 5150 mAh and comes with 18W high-power charging technology.


Specification Sheet

Brand Ulefone
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie
SIM CardDual Nano SIM, Dual Standby
Type4G Phablet
CPUHelio P60
Cores2.0GHz, Octa Core
External MemoryYes. Up to 256GB
Network2G: GSM 1800MHz,GSM 1900MHz,GSM 850MHz,GSM 900MHz
3G: UMTS (WCDMA) / HSPA+ / DC-HSDPA: band1/2/4/5/6/8/19
4G LTE: B28A/B28B,FDD B1 2100MHz,FDD B12 700MHz,FDD B13,FDD B17 700MHz,FDD B18,FDD B19 800MHz,FDD B2 1900MHz,FDD B20 800MHz,FDD B25,FDD B26,FDD B3 1800MHz,FDD B4 1700MHz,FDD B5 850MHz,FDD B7 2600MHz,FDD B8 900MHz,TDD B34 2100MHz,TDD B38 2600MHz,TDD B39 1900MHz,TDD B40 2300MHz,TDD B41 2500MHz
Wireless ConnectivityWifi 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.2
Screen Size6.3 inch
Screen Resolution2340 x 1080 pixels
Front Camera16.0MP
Back Camera16.0MP + 8.0MP
SensorAccelerometer,E-Compass,Face ID,Gravity Sensor,Gyroscope,NFC,Proximity Sensor
Battery Capacity5150mAh
Weight 187g
ContentsUMIDIGI F1, back case, charger, english manual, SIM needle, USB cable
Dimensions15.70 x 7.50 x 0.90 cm


  • NFC Connection;
  • Huge battery capacity;
  • Elegant design;
  • Excellent display;
  • Android 9 Pie.


  • Does not have a surprising design.

Price & Availability

The UMIDIGI F1 is currently in stock at the Gearbest store on a flash sale (10% off) at a cost of $249.99. Do not miss this opportunity because its original price is $278.