Poco C3 launched as a rebranded Redmi 9C in India: Price, specifications and availability

Poco C3 has officially launched in India as the new budget offering by the Xiaomi sub-brand

By Digit NewsDesk | Published 06 Oct 2020 13:57 IST
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Poco C3 officially launched in India

  • Poco C3 is a budget entry in the company's lineup

  • Poco C3 goes on sale from October 16

Poco C3 launched as a rebranded Redmi 9C in India: Price, specifications and availability
Poco C3 launched as a rebranded Redmi 9C in India: Price, specifications and availability

The Poco C3 has officially launched in India as the new budget offering by the Xiaomi sub-brand. The Poco C3 goes up against the likes of the Realme C11, Realme C12 and Realme C15 and has a lot in common with the Redmi 9C. Interestingly, Xiaomi launched the global variant of the Redmi 9C as the Redmi 9 in India and now the Poco C3 seems to be based on the Redmi 9C as well, sans the fingerprint sensor that is.

The Poco C3 is essentially the company’s response to the Realme C series of budget smartphones, however, in order to keep the price aggressive, Poco C3 does not come with a physical fingerprint reader and users will instead have to make do with the face unlock or the good old pattern lock. With the Poco C3, the company now offers phones between the budget and mid-range smartphone segment starting at Rs 7,499 and going up to Rs 16,999 for the recently launched Poco X3.

Xiaomi Poco C3 price and availability

Poco C3 is priced starting at Rs 7,499 for the base variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage and Rs 8,999 for the 4GB + 64GB storage option. The C3 goes on its first sale starting October 16 on Flipkart.

Xiaomi Poco C3 specifications

Poco C3 launched in India starting at Rs 7,499

Xiaomi Poco C3 features a 6.53-inch display with HD+ (1600 x 720 pixels) resolution and a waterdrop notch cutout on the front which gives it a 20:9 aspect ratio. The phone comes ina dual-tone finish and is being offered in Arctic Blue, Matte Black and Lime Green colours to choose from. The C3 measures 9 millimetres in thickness and weighs 196 grams. 

The Poco C3 is powered by MediaTek Helio G35 chipset with an octa-core CPU and PowerVR GE8320 graphics. This is paired with upto 4GB RAM and 64GB storage with an option to increase the storage by upto 512GB with microSD card. It runs on the latest MIUI 12 which is based on Android 10 with features like dark mode and the company promising no advertisements.

The phone comes with a triple camera array that consists of a primary 13MP camera with f/1.8 aperture, a 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth sensor. There’s a 5MP selfie camera on the front housed within the waterdrop notch cutout.

The Poco C3 is fitted with a 5,000mAh battery but doesn’t support fast charging.

 

Poco C3 Key Specs, Price and Launch Date

Price:
Release Date: 12 Oct 2020
Variant: 64 GB/4 GB RAM , 32 GB/3 GB RAM
Market Status: Launched

Key Specs

  • Screen Size Screen Size
    6.43" (720 x 1600)
  • Camera Camera
    13 + 2 + 2 | 5 MP
  • Memory Memory
    32 GB/3 GB
  • Battery Battery
    5000 mAh
Digit NewsDesk
Digit NewsDesk

Email Email Digit NewsDesk

Follow Us Facebook Logo Facebook Logo Facebook Logo

About Me: Digit News Desk writes news stories across a range of topics. Getting you news updates on the latest in the world of tech. Read More

Tags:
Poco Poco India Poco C3 Poco C3 launch India Poco C3 price India Poco C3 specifications Poco C3 features Poco C3 sale Poco C3 flipkart
Advertisements

Trending Articles

Advertisements

LATEST ARTICLES View All

Advertisements

Hot Deals View All

Samsung Galaxy M53 5G (Mystique Green, 8GB, 128GB Storage) | 108MP Camera | sAmoled+ 120Hz | 32MP Front Camera | 6nm Processor | 16GB RAM with RAM Plus | Travel Adapter to be Purchased Separately
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G (Mystique Green, 8GB, 128GB Storage) | 108MP Camera | sAmoled+ 120Hz | 32MP Front Camera | 6nm Processor | 16GB RAM with RAM Plus | Travel Adapter to be Purchased Separately
₹ 28499 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
₹ 66999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
Redmi Note 11 (Horizon Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | 90Hz FHD+ AMOLED Display | Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 680-6nm | Alexa Built-in | 33W Charger Included | Get 2 Months of YouTube Premium Free!
Redmi Note 11 (Horizon Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | 90Hz FHD+ AMOLED Display | Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 680-6nm | Alexa Built-in | 33W Charger Included | Get 2 Months of YouTube Premium Free!
₹ 12999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
iQOO Z5 5G (Mystic Space, 12GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Snapdragon 778G 5G Processor | 5000mAh Battery | 44W FlashCharge
iQOO Z5 5G (Mystic Space, 12GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Snapdragon 778G 5G Processor | 5000mAh Battery | 44W FlashCharge
₹ 26990 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
iQOO 7 5G (Solid Ice Blue, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage) | 3GB Extended RAM | Upto 12 Months No Cost EMI | 6 Months Free Screen Replacement
iQOO 7 5G (Solid Ice Blue, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage) | 3GB Extended RAM | Upto 12 Months No Cost EMI | 6 Months Free Screen Replacement
₹ 29990 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
DMCA.com Protection Status