POCO C50 India Launch Set For January 3; Key Specifications Revealed Through Flipkart Micro-Site

POCO C50 with MediaTek Helio A22 and 3GB of RAM was spotted on the Geekbench earlier today.


  • The POCO C50 is confirmed to sport MediaTek Helio A22 processor.
  • The entry-level POCO smartphone will come pre-loaded with Android 12 Go Edition.
  • The POCO C50 will feature leather like texture design, similar to Redmi A1 and Redmi A1+.

POCO, last week, teased the launch of a new C-series smartphone – the POCO C50. The brand has now announced that it will unveil the POCO C50 tomorrow in the Indian market. POCO India took it to social media channels to make a formal announcement for the same. Ahead of the launch, the POCO C50 India launch micro-site has gone live on Flipkart which reveals the specifications of the smartphone.

The POCO C50 with MediaTek Helio A22 and 3GB RAM was recently spotted on the Geekbench database. The POCO C50 launch micro-site confirms the same and also reveals that the entry-level smartphone will come pre-loaded with Android 12 Go Edition. The specifications revealed on the launch micro-site suggest that the upcoming POCO C50 will be a rebranded Redmi A1+. Let us take a closer look at the POCO C50 specifications that are revealed through the launch micro-site.

POCO C50: Specifications and Features

The POCO C50 micro-site reveals that the smartphone will feature a 6.52-inch full-screen display with an HD+ resolution, 120Hz touch sampling rate, and a waterdrop notch. The waterdrop notch will make room for a 5MP front shooter as revealed through the launch micro-site.

The launch micro-site further reveals that the POCO C50 will be powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 processor and an IMG PowerVR GPU. The upcoming C-series smartphone from POCO will be backed by a 5000mAh battery unit. The handset is also confirmed to support 10W charging.

POCO C50 Flipkart launch micro-site further reveals that the handset will be equipped with a dual-rear camera setup which will include an 8MP primary shooter. Whereas, the second rear shooter could be a depth sensor. The device is also confirmed to sport a dual LED flash on the rear.

On the security front, the POCO C50 will offer a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The smartphone will come pre-loaded with Android 12 (Go Edition). On the micro-site, POCO hasn’t specified if it plans to upgrade the handset to Android 13. The handset will offer a single speaker and will have a leather textured back panel. The teasers showcase the device in a light blue colour option.

POCO has already revealed quite a lot about the upcoming C-series smartphone ahead of its launch. The company will announce the price tomorrow during its official launch. However, we can expect the POCO C50 to be priced around Rs 7000 in the country.

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