Just almost two months after Poco launched the new, cheaper 3GB RAM variant of its Poco C31 device in Nepal, it hiked the price of the 4GB RAM variant by Rs. 500.
Now, the Poco C31 price in Nepal is Rs. 14,999 for the 3GB + 32GB variant and Rs. 16,499 for the 4GB + 64GB variant. It is available at all the Xiaomi authorized stores across Nepal.
It’s the second smartphone in Poco’s budget-friendly C series. Let’s look at the specification, features, and availability of the Poco C31 in Nepal.
Poco C31 Specifications
- Body: 164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mm, 194g, Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), P2i Nanocoating
- Display: 6.53 inches HD+ IPS LCD, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio G35 (12nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 64GB 4GB RAM, 32GB 3GB RAM, eMMC 5.1, Storage expandable via Micro SD card
- OS: Android 10, MIUI 12 (For Poco)
- Rear Camera: 13 MP, f/2.2 (main), 1.0µm, PDAF
- 2 MP, f/2.4, 1.75µm (macro)
- 2 MP, f/2.4, 1.75µm (depth)
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- Front Camera: 5 MP, f/2.2, 1.12µm
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- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5000mAh battery, 10W charging
- USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Misc: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light sensor, 3.5mm Headphone jack
- Colors: Royal Blue, Shadow Grey
Poco C31 Price in Nepal: Rs. 14,999 (3/32GB) | Rs.
15,999 16,499 (4/64GB)
Poco C31 Overview
The Poco C31’s back is made of polycarbonate material, which has a two-tone pattern. It has a square rear camera module on the top left corner of the back, beneath which is a Poco branding.
In addition, the back also features a fingerprint sensor. The phone is available in two colors: Shadow Grey and Royal Blue.
According to Poco, the corners of the device are reinforced for added protection when dropping, the SIM card tray has rubberized seals to protect the phone from dust and humidity, and the phone comes with P2i nano-coating to protect against light water splashes.
The phone has a 6.53-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with a 20:9 aspect ratio.
The display has a waterdrop notch, and Poco is using Panda Glass for display protection.
The Poco C31 is equipped with a MediaTek Helio G35 chipset. It’s an octa-core processor, based on a 12nm process node, having eight Arm Cortex-A53 cores, out of which four are clocked at 2.3GHz and four are clocked at 1.8GHz. Moreover, the chipset has a PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
The smartphone comes with 3/4GB RAM and 32/64GB storage. There is a dedicated Micro SD card slot as well that lets users expand the storage of the device.
The C31 has a triple rear camera comprising a 13MP main camera, 2MP depth camera, and a 2MP macro camera.
On the front, it has a 5MP selfie camera. Both the front and back cameras of the Poco C31 can shoot video up to 1080p at 30fps.
Battery and Others
It has a 5000mAh battery, which should give a good battery life, easily lasting a day or even two. However, it only supports 10W charging, hinting that it would take a while to charge.
The device runs on an MIUI 12 (For Poco) based on Android 10. Unlike the original MIUI, the MIUI for Poco has no ads, giving users a clean UI experience.
Poco C31 Price in Nepal and Availability
The Poco C31 price in Nepal is Rs. 14,999 for the 3GB + 32GB variant and Rs. 16,499 for the 4GB + 64GB variant. The phone is available to buy from Xiaomi authorized stores across Nepal.
Earlier, the 4GB variant was Rs. 500 cheaper.
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The Poco C31 is a budget phone from Poco with a decent chipset, a cleaner UI, and a good battery life. Poco is marketing the Poco C31 by saying it’s “not just lab tested but #LifeTested”, meaning it can stand normal small accidents such as drops and light water splashes.
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