Realme sends out teaser for smartphone launch; may launch Realme 2 Pro
Realme launched its second smartphone — Realme 2 — in India last month, and now the company is all set to launch a new variant of the handset.
Realme has sent out media invites stating “We are back 2 surprise you” — with ‘2’, ‘pr’ in surprise and ‘o’ in you highlighted — for September 26 and September 27. This highlights 2 Pro, making it quite obvious that the handset will be called the Realme 2 Pro. The same was hinted at the launch of Realme 2.
As the name suggest, Realme 2 Pro will be a relatively higher variant of the Realme 2. Several improvements including higher RAM, more storage, enhanced camera, bigger battery and more can be expected in the next upcoming Realme handset.
Realme 2 price
The Realme 2 comes in three colour variants — Diamond Black, Diamond Red and Diamond Blue. It comes in two storage variants. The base variant that offers 3GB RAM and 63GB internal storage and costs Rs 8,990, while the 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage is priced at Rs 10,990. While the Diamond Black and Diamond Red variants are already available, the Diamond Blue is slated for early October.
Realme 2 specifications In terms of specs, the Realme 2 runs on ColourOS 5.1 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box and sports a 6.2-inch screen of HD+ resolution (1520×720 pixels resolution) with a notch on the top. It has a 88.8% screen-to-body ratio. On the back, it still has the diamond cut design — first seen in Realme 1 — which is made of 12-layer nano tech and has a claimed improved reflecting effect.
Powered by a 1.8Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, it comes in two storage options — 3GB RAM+32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM+64GB internal storage. There is a dedicated microSD card slot as well that can support up to 256GB storage.
For imaging duties, the Realme 2 offers three cameras in total. There is a single 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture. It offers AI beauty support. On the back, there is a dual rear camera setup of 13-megapixel sensor and another 2-megapixel sensors.