Realme, which is now an independent company has announced the successor to the Realme 1 which was launched in May in India. The new Realme 2 is the first smartphone from the company after becoming independent from Oppo. The Realme 1 was introduced as a sub-brand of Oppo.
The Relme 2 flaunts a 6.2-inch (1520 x 720 pixels) 18:9 FullView HD+ 2.5D IPS display with a notch, the display is being dropped to a HD+ compared to the Full HD+ on the Realme 2, it is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 processor clocked at 1.8Ghz, Adreno 506 GPU. Realme 2 comes with 3/4GB RAM and 32/64GB internal storage respectively and also the storage is expandable up to 256GB with a microSD card. The device is running on ColorOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo and is packed with massive 4230mAh battery with AI battery management that learns from the users’ usage habits and shuts down the background app, to lower the power consumption.
In the camera department, the Relme 2 is equipped with a 13MP+2MP dual rear cameras with LED flash, f/2.2, and f/2.4 aperture respectively. It is sporting an 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture for selfies. Other camera features include AI Beautification 2.0, Bokeh Mode, 5P Lens, Bokeh Mode, AF Focusing, Consecutive Capture Mode – 20 in a Row, and Front Camera HDR. Unlike the Realme 1, this device packs in a fingerprint scanner at the rear and also comes with face unlock feature that promises to unlock the phone in just 01.s, as per the company. This feature is powered by AI recognition. Realme 2 Specifications
- 6.2-inch (1520 x 720 pixels) 18:9 HD+ 2.5D IPS display
- 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 processor, Adreno 506 GPU
- 3/4GB RAM
- 32/64GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB with microSD card
- Android 8.1 Oreo, ColorOS 5.1
- 13MP+2MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, f/2.4 aperture, 5P Lens, Bokeh Mode, AF Focusing
- 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture
- 4230mAh battery
- Thickness: 8.2mm and Weight: 168g
- Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS
- Colors: Diamond Black and Solar Red
Pricing and availability
The Realme 2 with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage is priced at INR 8,990 and the 4GB+64GB variant will be available for INR 10,990. It will go on sale starting from August 4th exclusively on Flipkart and will be available in Diamond Black and Diamond Red color options. The Diamond Blue variant will go on sale later in October.
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