Oppo has launched Realme 2 smartphone on August 28 in New Delhi, India at a launch event. Realme is a sub-brand of Oppo Electronics Corporation and launched Realme 1 earlier this year as a budget device in India. After getting a huge response from Realme users, the Realme 2 is now launched with a starting price tag of Rs.8,990 only. This time the device comes with a dual rear camera setup, notched 19:9 aspect ratio display, bigger battery, dual 4G VoLTE support with dedicated MicroSD card slot, Fingerprint scanner, Smart Unlock etc.
The brand announced that they have a surprise for the Indian market which will unveil in September this year. That clearly indicates that the Realme 2 Pro will be launched at that event.
Oppo Realme 2 Specifications and Features
- A 6.2-inch HD+ in-cell display panel with a 19:9 aspect ratio and 1520×720 pixels resolution.
- Protected with Corning Gorilla Glass, featuring 88.8 percent screen-to-body ratio display.
- The maximum brightness is 360 nits.
- An octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC powered.
- Adreno 506 GPU.
- 3GB and 4GB of RAM variant.
- 32GB and 64GB of internal storage model.
- Expandable Storage up to 256GB via dedicated MicroSD card slot.
- Dual 4G VOLTE Nano-SIM slot.
- ColorOS 5.1 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo.
- A dual Rear camera of the 13MP+2MP sensor with LED flash.
- The primary 13MP sensor features a f/2.2 aperture lens.
- The secondary 2MP sensor features a f/2.4 aperture lens with Portrait mode and AI support.
- The front features an 8MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture lens, fixed focus, and an 85-degree wide angle lens.
- Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, a 3.5mm audio jack, MicroUSB 2.0 port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, OTG support etc.
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Face Unlock, a Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), and Proximity sensor.
- Packed with a 4,230mAh battery with 5V/2A (10W) charging adapter.
- The handset measures 156.2×75.6×8.2mm and weigh 168 grams.
- Diamond Black, Diamond Blue, and Diamond Red color options will be available.
- Additionally features Smart Unlock.
Oppo Realme 2 Price and Availability in India
The starting price tag of Oppo Realme 2 mobile is Rs.8,990 onwards for the 3GB/32GB variant. Whereas, the 4GB/64GB variant priced at Rs.10,990. The phone will go on sale in India on September 4 via Flipkart. While the Diamond Blue color variant will be available in early October this year. The Realme 2 device will compete the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 and Xiaomi Redmi Y2, Redmi Note 5, Huawei Honor 9N devices.