Realme 2 is an immense success from the new Oppo’s Realme sub-brand. Now, it’s just one month that the Realme 2 is in existence and we’ve already got its replacement. The Realme C1 is the new budget King with a larger display and a massive battery. The smartphone is a takes on the Xiaomi Redmi 6A, and is also an improvement over the Realme 1 smartphone. The smartphone is available in three new colors. You can choose from Deep Black and Ocean Blue.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
The Oppo Realme C1 is priced well in India. At INR 6,990, this is the best-looking smartphone in the market. At this price, you will get a 2GB+16GB variant. The handset will be available via both Flipkart and Realme online store from September 11 at 12 pm. Note that the INR 6,990is only an introductory pricing for this smartphone in Diwali festive season.
The software on the Realme C1 is not a tremendous upgrade from other Oppo smartphones. It gets the same ColorOS version 5.1 from the Realme 1. The ColorOS skin runs on the same old Android 8.1 Oreo, with no words on Android P support.
The Realme C1 is a dual sim smartphone. It powers a large 6.2″ LCD display, highlighting the notch and a resolution of 720x1520px, with a 19:9 aspect ratio. The Display offers 17% larger view than the Realme 1. The screen has one of the highest screen-to-body ratios in the price bracket that stands for an impressive 88.8% screen ratio. Besides that, the Realme C1 supports an unnamed version of Corning Gorilla Glass to protect the handset against damage.
Under the hood, we’ve got a Snapdragon 450 chipset with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. The smartphone comes with support for Micro-SD card expansion through a triple card slot.
Besides all that, we have a 4,230mAh battery, to power all these things up. The battery supports AI Power Manager promising a better endurance in the power usage of this handset. The battery is noticeably 24% larger than the previous generation. Oppo claims up to 44 hours of call time, 18 hours of music playback and up to 10 hours of gaming. For the biometrics, we’ve got a facial unlock feature.
The Realme c1 comes with a dual camera setup on the rear. The primary camera is a 13MP shooter with f/2.2 aperture, and the pairing sensor is a 2MP, sporting a f/2.4 aperture. The Selfie shooter on this smartphone has to offer a 5MP camera with the same f/2.2 aperture. Realme further grants AI features to boost the colors and accuracy with AI-scene detection and for Face Unlock feature
For connectivity, the Realme C1 include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi ac, a 3.5mm headphone jack and GPS/ A- GPS integration to it. The Realme C1 supports a Micro USB port, and weighs 168grams.