New entertainment-focused Realme C1 variant to launch soon on Flipkart
Expanding its portfolio of budget handsets, Realme is working to launch a new, entertainment-focused variant of its popular Realme C1 smartphone. Flipkart has already teased the upcoming phone, detailing its design as well as some entertainment and gaming-centric features. To recall, the Realme C1 was launched in India last year at an introductory price of Rs. 6,999. Here's more on this development.
Realme teased the upcoming phone as #EntertainmentKaBoss
Gear up to enjoy your favorite movies, music, save those memorable moments and play exciting games as #EntertainmentKaBoss is all set to take the center stage!— Realme (@realmemobiles) January 24, 2019
What does real entertainment mean to you? #StayTuned pic.twitter.com/TAclfvQZRD
What to expect from the new entertainment-focused Realme C1
As per the Flipkart teaser, the upcoming Realme phone will probably retain the design of Realme C1, and will feature upgraded specs to offer a better entertainment and gaming experience. Hence, we can expect a crisper, full-HD+ display, more RAM, higher storage options, a faster processor, louder speaker/speakers, and possibly a bigger battery as well.
Meanwhile, here's recalling the Realme C1
Up front, the Realme C1 sports a notched display with overall slim borders and a chunkier chin to boast of a screen-to-body ratio of 88.8% On the back, there's a plain, glossy polycarbonate panel which houses a dual camera setup. The Realme C1 features a 6.2-inch HD+ (1520x720 pixels) display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Glass protection.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
In the camera department, the phone sports a dual rear-camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/2.2) primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor with PDAF fast focusing, HDR and AI-powered Bokeh mode and Beautification feature. Up front, it offers a 5MP (f/2.2) selfie snapper which supports HDR, AI Beautification and AI Face Unlock. Further, Realme C1 supports 720p/1080p video recording at 30fps.
Everything else to know about Realme C1
The budget-end handset is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage (expandable upto 256GB). Under the hood, it runs Android Oreo-based ColorOS 5.1 and packs a 4,230mAh battery. In terms of pricing, the Realme C1 was launched at an introductory price of Rs. 6,999 but currently retails for Rs. 7,999.