Realme has launched two new variants of its C1 smartphone in India. It was launched with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. Now, the company has added an option of 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. Other specifications remain the same. The affordable handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC and a 4,230mAh battery. Read more to find about Realme C1 (2019) Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
|Price||Rs 7,499 (starting price)|
The Realme C1 was launched last year at an introductory price tag (for the Diwali festive season) of Rs 6,999. The new 2GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant is priced at Rs 7,499. Whereas the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage model will cost Rs 8,499. Both new variants will be available via Flipkart from February 5 in Deep Black and Ocean Blue color options.
|Processor||1.8 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450, Adreno 506 GPU|
|Internal Storage||16GB/ 32GB (expandable up to 256GB)|
|Display||6.2-inch, HD+ (1520 x 720pixels), 19:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Dual (13MP + 2MP) with flash|
The new smartphone is powered by a 1.8 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450 processor along with an Adreno 506 GPU and 2GB/ 3GB RAM. The 16GB/ 32GB internal storage can be further expanded via a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 256GB). It is backed by a large 4,230mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the Realme C1 sports a dual camera setup on the back. It combines a 13-megapixel primary sensor (with f/2.2 aperture) and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor (with f/2.4 aperture). Camera features include AI Beautification 2.0, Bokeh Mode, and a LED flash.
The 5-megapixel front camera comes with f/2.2 aperture and AI Face Unlock support. Additional features include HDR, Bokeh Mode, AF Focusing Method, and a Consecutive Capture Mode (can take up to 20 pictures in a row).
- iPhone-like notch
- HD+ display
- Dual cameras
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- ColorOS 5.1
- 4G VoLTE
- Bluetooth 4.2
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Unibody design
- Two color options
The Realme C1 sports a 6.2-inch display with HD+ (1520 x 720pixels) resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. It features a unibody design with glossy finish at the back and an iPhone-like notch.
The dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with ColorOS 5.1 custom skin on top. It comes in Blue and Black color options. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Realme C1 was launched alongside an upgraded version of its Realme 2 smartphone in India. The Realme 2 Pro price in India starts at Rs 13,990. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE processor along with Adreno 512 GPU and 4GB/ 6GB/ 8GB RAM. The 64GB/ 64GB/ 128GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB). It is backed by a 3,500mAh battery (down from 4,230mAh battery on Realme 2).
In terms of optics, the Realme 2 Pro sports a dual camera set up at the back (horizontally stacked). It features a 16-megapixel primary 1/2.8-inch Sony IMX398 sensor (1.12-micron pixel size, 6P lens, and f/1.7 aperture) and a 2MP secondary sensor. It can record 4K videos at 30fps. The 16-megapixel front camera comes with f/2.0 aperture and AI Beauty 2.0. The smartphone also supports AR stickers. AI features include a portrait mode, multi-frame noise reduction, and scene recognition.
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