We have a new Smartphone brand currently causing a buzz in the Indan market, and it is the OPPO’s Realme sub-brand. The firm earlier today announced the Realme 2 Pro and Realme C1 – its third and fourth smartphones respectively.
The Realme 2 pro announced today is the updated version of the Realme 2 announced in the country a while ago, and is, by all means, the most affordable smartphone with 8GB RAM and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor in the country.
Made of a glass back, chamfered edges, and aluminum railing, the Realme 2 Pro comes fitted with a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with a waterdrop notch, a screen-to-body ratio of 90.8 percent, while it gets the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE processor coupled with Adreno 512 GPU under its hood. Unlike the Realme 2, the Realme 2 Pro is available in three RAM and storage configurations – 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB, and 8GB + 128GB, all of which can be expanded up to 256GB using microSD card.
The Oppo Realme 2 Pro retains the dual rear camera setup, but now with a 16MP camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX398 sensor, Dual Pixel focus, EIS, and a secondary 2MP camera with f/2.4 aperture. The Realme 2 Pro has now ditched the 8MP camera fora 16MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Running on the ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo), the Realme 2 Pro has a rear fingerprint sensor, dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, and a downgraded 3,500mAh battery.
Expected to hit the shelves on October 11 exclusively from Flipkart India, the new device will come to India in Ice Lake, Black Sea and Blue Ocean colors. The variant with 4GB RAM with 64GB storage will go for Rs. 13,990/$193, the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage variant for Rs. 15,990/$220, while the top end version with 8GB RAM will go for Rs. 17,990/$248.