Realme has announced the launch of Realme C1 2019 in two variants in India. The Chinese smartphone maker Realme is very well known for its budget friendly smartphone ranges. The company recently announced its C-series with more RAM and more storage. The Realme C1 (2019) priced at Rs 7,499 for 2GB RAM and 8,499 for 3GB RAM variants coupled with 32GB storage, the smartphone will be exclusively available for sale on Flipkart-starting 5th February 2019. After all, this is an extraordinary budget smartphone with all the most recent advanced AI features you can get in an entirely decent price, so I assume individuals searching for a smartphone in an extremely tight budget will definitely like this one.
The Realme C1 2019 features a 6.2 inch FHD+ notch bazel-less display with an aspect ration of 19.5:9 and a screen resolution of 1520×720 pixels protected by a corning gorilla glass. Although C1 looks similar to other Realme phones but its glossy unibody reflective rear panel and an edge-to-edge display which is something extraordinary and smartphone gives a premium look with big notch screen.
The smartphone features a decent 12MP main camera along with a secondary 2MP camera with an aperture of with f/2.2 and f/2.4 respectively with PDAF Fast Focusing. The AI front 5MP camera is impressive with an aperture of f/2.2 which can captures good images when there is low light condition. You likewise get outstanding bokeh shots, Stickers and Panorama and extra highlights, for example, face beauty and HDR.
Given the price range overall the performance is best with Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa-Core processor with 14nm technology and it can clocked at a speed of 1.8GHz and you can even play PUBG games without any lags. The smartphone comes in two RAM variants 2GB RAM along with 32GB internal storage and 3GB with 32GB internal storage which can be expandable up to 256GB via a memory card. The smartphone will not have ColorOS 6 out of the box. However, realme in a tweet confirmed that Android update to 9.0 Pie along with ColorOS 6 will be available in the first half of 2019. Currently the smartphone runs ColorOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
The most important part is its battery. U can use upto two days (even more than that) on moderate usage. And this can be a turn around with a massive 4230mAh battery paired with AI Power Master which can suspend apps waking up in the background. With the features enabled, the phone minimize power consumption.
|Model||Realme C1 (2019)|
|Operating System||Android 8.1 Oreo + ColorOS 5.1|
|Display||6.2 inch bazel-less notch display + (1520×720 pixels)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 14nm chipset with 1.8GHZ processor|
|Camera||Rear 12MP+2MP – Front 5MP AI Camera|
|Storage||2GB RAM & 32GB ROM / 3GBRAM & 32GB ROM – Expandable upto 256GB|
|SIM Type||Dual Sim – Nano SIM + Nano SIM|
|Connectivity||4G TD-LTE/4G LTE FDD/3G WCDMA/2G GSM; Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, 2.4GHz; Wifi 802.11 a/n/ac, 5GHz; Support Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0|
|Sensors||Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, E Compass|
|Colors||Navy Blue & Mirrow Black|
|Dimensions||156.2 mm (H) x 75.6 mm (W) x 8.2 mm (D)|