Realme 2 with 6.2-inch Display, Snapdragon 450, 4230 mAh Battery Launched Starting at Rs. 8990
Realme has launched its second smartphone Realme 2 in India. The phone comes in two variants and price starts at Rs. 8990. It will go on sale from September 4th exclusively on Flipkart. The Diamond Blue version will be available in October.
Dimensions of the phone measure 156.2×75.6×8.2mm and it weighs 168g.
Realme features 6.2-inch (1520 x 720 pixels) 18:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It runs on ColorOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo). The phone is powered by 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU.
It comes in 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage options. Storage is also expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. It has a dedicated microSD card slot along with two nano SIM slots.
The phone features a dual camera setup that includes 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture and secondary 2 megapixels camera with f/2.4 aperture. It also has 8 megapixels front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture and 1.12μm pixel size.
Unlike Realme 1, this phone has Fingerprint sensor lcoated on the back. It also supports face unlock. Connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS and USB OTG. It packs 4230 mAh battery.
Along with the launch of this phone, Realme also teased the Realme 2 Pro that will be launched in September.
Realme also announced few launch offers, that are:
- Flat Rs. 750 off on HDFC Bank Debit and Credit cards
- Rs. 4200 worth instant benefits and 120GB additional data from Reliance Jio
- No cost EMI
- Offers on Paytm flights and lenskart.com
The phone has same specifications that we saw in leaks. Design as already available, thanks to leaked photos. If you compare with Realme 2, they have downgraded the processor, kept the same design, added dual camera and fingerprint sensor. At this price, it will be competing with Redmi 5, Redmi Y2 and 10.or G.