POCO launched its C65 budget-range smartphone last month. It has now been announced that the brand will launch in India.

According to POCO India’s X (Twitter) account, the POCO C65 will launch in India on December 15. As the teaser image shows, the design is the same as the global model. It is also likely that the specifications will be identical.


The new POCO C65 will sport a 6.74-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels, & a 20:9 aspect ratio. The display also gets Corning Gorilla Glass protection and an oleophobic coating & 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by MediaTek Helio G85 SoC coupled with 6GB/8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB/256GB  storage.


It features a 50MP main rear camera with LED flash along with a 2MP macro sensor with an aperture of f/2.2. The device comes with an 8MP selfie shooter with an f/2.2 aperture. It packs a 5000 mAh battery with 18W charging support. The device comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.


The connectivity options include Dual SIM with Dual 4G LTE and VoLTE, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.3, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, USB Type-C port, NFC, FM Radio, and a 3.5 mm audio jack. It runs on Android 12 OS with MIUI 13 on top. The device measures 8.09 mm thick and weighs 192g.

The POCO C65 comes in three colors Black, Blue, and Purple. Sadly, the company has not yet announced the official pricing details.