POCO has just revealed the new and cheaper variant of POCO C31. Meanwhile, POCO has unveiled POCO C31 in Nepal after much anticipation and surprise on January 22. The C31 became the company’s second smartphone in the C-Series lineup. However, it has only released the 4/64GB variant before. And finally, POCO has launched the 3/32GB variant C31 in Nepal.
Poco C31 Overview
This new affordable smartphone has been thoroughly tested in the lab to ensure your safety, privacy, and long battery life. According to the company, the battery in the C31 will continue to perform like new even after two years. In this article, we’ll look at the POCO C31, its features, specifications, price, and availability in Nepal in this article.
Build and Display:
The POCO C31 has a 6.53-inch LCD with a 60Hz refresh rate and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Similarly, it has a resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels. It’s a TÜV Rheinland-certified panel that helps to relieve eye strain. Likewise, the phone boasts a P2i coating and rubberized seals for water resistance. Meanwhile, POCO C31 measures 164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mm in dimension and weighs 194 grams. Moreover, it has included a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and facial unlock for added security.
As for optics, the C31 has a triple-camera arrangement on the back, led by a 13MP primary camera. Meanwhile, the 2 MP portraits lens and 2MP macro lens join the 13MP primary lens to set up the camera configuration. It boasts a 5MP selfie camera hidden under the waterdrop notch on the front.
Performance and Memory:
The smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G35 processor that enhances performance. Similarly, it comes with up to 4GB of RAM and 32/64GB of internal storage. You can use a microSD card to expand the memory to 512GB. Furthermore, using C31, Poco ensures an ad-free experience.
Software and Connectivity:
On the software front, the C31 comes pre-installed with MIUI 12, which is based on Android 10. Similarly, it supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS/GLONASS, Beidou, Micro USB, and Hotspot for connectivity.
Rest of the Specs:
POCO C31 is powered by a 5,000mAh battery that supports a 10W Micro USB connector. Similarly, it has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometrics.
Poco C31 Specification:
|Dimensions||164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mm|
|Display||6.53-inch LCD Water-drop display, P2i coating, rubberized seals|
|Resolution||HD+ (1600 x 720 pixels), 20:9 aspect ratio|
|Software/ UI||Android 10 with MIUI 12 on top|
|Chipset||Mediatek Helio G35 (12nm)|
|CPU||Octa-Core (8x 2.3 GHz Cortex A53)|
|GPU||Imagination PowerVR GE8320|
|Rare Camera||Triple: 13MP f/2.2 primary, 2MP macro, 2MP depth)|
|Selfie Camera||5MP front-facing camera, 2.2μm|
|Security and Sensor||Fingerprint sensor (Side-Mounted), Compass, Proximity sensor, |
accelerometer, Ambient light sensor
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS/GLONASS, Beidou, USB, Hotspot|
|Audio||3.5 mm audio jack|
|Battery||5000mAh, 10W charging via Micro USB port|
|RAM/Storage||3/4GB RAM, 32/64GB storage (expandable)|
|Color Options||Royal Blue, Shadow Grey|
|Others||Micro USB port|
Price and Availability:
POCO has ushered in the New Year with its new smartphone POCO C31. The cost of Poco C31 starts at NPR 16,499 for the 4/64 GB variant. Meanwhile, it cost NPR 14,999 for the 3/32GB variant. You can purchase the C31 from a POCO approved distributor Xiaomi.
|Poco Mobile||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|Poco C31 (3/32GB)||NPR 14, 999||Authorized Xiaomi Stores|
|Poco C31 (4/64GB)||NPR ||Authorized Xiaomi Stores|
The POCO C31 appears to be a good option with its specifications, performance, and price. However, it would be interesting to see if POCO’s new smartphone can keep its reputation as top-of-the-line specifications. To learn more about the POCO C31, you can visit this website.