After teasing it recently, POCO has launched its latest budget smartphone in India. It features a 6.52-inch HD+ LCD screen, a MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, Android 12 Go Edition, and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. It is similar to the Redmi A1+ which was introduced in October.



POCO C50 will be very similar to the Redmi A1+. The only major difference between the two phones is the change in branding. Apart from that, both devices will have the same specs and designs.


The new POCO C50 will sport 6.52 inches HD+ IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels, & a 20:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by MediaTek Helio A22 SoC coupled with 2GB/3GB LPDDR4X RAM and eMMC 5.1 storage.

It features an 8MP main rear camera with LED flash along with a 2MP depth sensor with an aperture of f/2.2. The device comes with a 5MP selfie shooter with an f/2.2 aperture. It packs a 5000 mAh battery with 10W charging support.

The connectivity options include Dual SIM with Dual 4G LTE and VoLTE, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, Wifi, USB Type-C port, FM Radio, and a 3.5 mm audio jack. It runs on Android 12 OS without any custom skin on top. The device measures 9.09 mm thick and weighs 192g.


The POCO C50 cost Rs.6499/- for 2GB + 32GB whereas 3GB+32GB at Rs.7299/- in India. There are two color options available Country Green and Royal Blue. For a limited period, the POCO C50 will sell at as low as Rs.6250/-. It will go on sale from Jan 10 through Flipkart.