POCO launched the POCO C50 as the company’s latest model in the C-series lineup on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, in India. This entry-level smartphone by Xiaomi’s sub-brand features a waterdrop-style notch display and a MediaTek Helio A22 SoC. Moreover, the smartphone is available in two distinct colour options and two RAM and storage configurations.
The newly launched handset is a rebranded version of the Xiaomi Redmi A1 Plus that debuted in the country in October last year. Additionally, the phone has a square module to house dual camera sensors and an LED flash. It also has a leather-like finish on the back panel, which gives it a perfect grip to hold in your hands. Let us know more about the handset, its price and its specifications in the article below.
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POCO C50: Price And Availability
The newly launched smartphone is available in two distinct RAM and storage options. For the base, 2GB RAM + 32GB storage variant the handset is priced at Rs. 6,499 in India. Whereas for the 3GB + 32GB variant, the handset costs Rs. 7,299. The smartphone is available in Country Green and Royal Blue colour options. The sales of the smartphone will start from January 10, 2023, and the consumers can purchase the product from Flipkart. Additionally, the buyers get Rs 250 coupon as part of the introductory offer from the company.
The newly launched handset features a 6.52-inch HD Plus (1,600×700 pixels) display with a 120Hz touch sampling rate. It runs on Android 12 (Go Edition) and features a waterdrop-style notch to house the selfie camera. The smartphone comes with an octa-core MediaTek Helio A22 processor along with 3GB of LPDDR4X RAM. The phone offers two RAM and storage options. Moreover, its internal storage is expandable up to 512GB via a microSD card.
The handset features an AI-backed dual rear camera unit, which includes an 8-megapixel primary sensor with LED flash and a depth sensor. Additionally, it has a 5-megapixel front camera for selfies and video chats. The smartphone packs a 5,000mAh battery with 10W fast charging support. Moreover, the phone supports 4G connectivity, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS+GLONASS. It features an accelerometer and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for authentication. Lastly, the handset measures 76.45x 164.9x 9.09mm and weighs 192 grams.