Poco is reportedly doing work on a new smartphone that could be introduced as section of the company’s economical C-collection lineup. The purported smartphone is tipped to ship with an entry stage JR510 SoC, instead of chipsets from well-recognised brand names like Qualcomm, MediaTek, or Unisoc. The handset may possibly also operate MIUI Go, which could be a distinctive model of the MIUI operating system that is transported with the company’s telephones. Poco is nevertheless to formally announce any programs to launch the Poco C40 smartphone or its specs.
According to a report by XDA developers citing its senior member and developer Kacper Skrzypek (@kacskrz), the Poco C40 will not use the similar Snapdragon or MediaTek chipset. The Redmi 10C (C3Q), which shares a identical model number as the purported Poco C40 (C3QP), is outfitted with a Snapdragon 680 SoC. Nevertheless, the purported Poco C40 will use a JR510 chipset from a enterprise known as Treswave, according to the developer.
Meanwhile, the report also cites a previous Geekbench listing for a product codenamed “frost” that also arrives mentions the very same model variety C3QP. According to a current report by Xiaomiui, a smartphone with the design variety 220333QPG was noticed on the FCC website. Devices 360 was independently equipped to validate the listing for the handset.
A new computer software flag noticed in the MIUI firmware by Skrzypek named IS_MIUI_GO_Variation also indicates that the Poco C40 may run a specific variation of MIUI, unlike other handsets from the business. Even though neither Poco nor Xiaomi have introduced any information of a MIUI Go pores and skin, the developer notes that the flag seems with the IS_MIUI_LITE_Edition, which is utilized to restrict some attributes on entry stage gadgets — MIUI Go could also be a related useful resource saving manner for considerably less strong handsets, or a modified version of Android (Go edition), according to the report.