The Poco C65, a budget-friendly smartphone with impressive features, is launching in India on December 15. The phone will be available exclusively on Flipkart, as announced by Poco India. The Poco C65 is the successor to the Poco C55, which was released earlier this year. Here are the full details of the Poco C65, including its specifications, price, and availability.
MediaTek Helio G85 Processor and 90Hz Display
The Poco C65 is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 octa-core processor, which delivers smooth performance and gaming experience. The phone also has an ARM Mali-G52 GPU, up to 8GB of RAM, and up to 256GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 1TB via a microSD card. The phone runs on Android 13-based MIUI 14 for Poco, which offers a customized user interface and features.
The Poco C65 sports a 6.74-inch HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate, which ensures fluid and responsive visuals. The display also has a 120Hz touch sampling rate, which improves the accuracy and responsiveness of the touch screen. The display has a waterdrop notch that houses the front camera and a chin at the bottom that bears the Poco branding.
50MP Dual Rear Camera and 8MP Front Camera
The Poco C65 boasts a 50MP dual rear camera setup, which consists of a 50MP main sensor and a 2MP macro sensor. The main sensor has an aperture of f/1.8, which allows more light to enter and capture brighter and clearer photos. The macro sensor lets you take close-up shots of small objects with fine details. The rear camera also supports night mode, HDR mode, and AI scene detection, which enhance the quality and versatility of the photos.
The front camera of the Poco C65 is an 8MP sensor, which can take selfies and make video calls. The front camera also supports AI beautify, AI portrait mode, and face unlock, which add more convenience and fun to the selfie experience.
5,000mAh Battery and 18W Fast Charging
The Poco C65 packs a 5,000mAh battery, which can last for up to 28 days on standby, up to 39 hours of talk time, up to 27 hours of video playback, or up to 10.5 hours of gaming on a single charge. The phone also supports 18W fast charging, which can quickly replenish the battery when needed. The phone comes with a 22.5W charger in the box, which can also charge other devices via the USB Type-C port.
The Poco C65 also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, which provides fast and secure unlocking of the phone. The phone also supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, GLONASS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone has a leather-like texture on the back panel, which gives it a premium and elegant look. The phone is available in three color options: Black, Blue, and Purple.
Price and Availability
The Poco C65 is priced at $129 (approximately Rs. 10,700) for the 6GB + 128GB variant, and $149 (approximately Rs. 12,400) for the 8GB + 256GB variant. The phone will be launched in India on December 15, and will be available for purchase on Flipkart. The phone is expected to compete with other budget smartphones in the market, such as the Realme 9i, the Redmi 10 Prime, and the Samsung Galaxy M32.