Realme C1 2019, the budget-centric smartphone will go on sale starting February 5. The new C1 (2019) is an upgrade to the C1 launched last year and will cater to the massive entry-level phone market in India. The main highlights of Realme C1 (2019) are increased RAM and storage.
Realme C1 2019 Features
Meeting the 2019 trend, this year’s Realme C1 has a 6.2-inch notched display which gives a screen-to-body ratio of 88.8% and 19:9 aspect ratio. The third iteration of Corning Gorilla Glass would shield it from scratch and damage. The translucent textured back panel definitely scores a good mark on the design front. The new C1 comes in Deep Black and Ocean Blue colors.
A 13 MP + 2 MP dual camera setup has more to offer than what meets the eye. Realme has baked in software algorithms like PDAF to optimize the camera output. An AI enabled 5MP front snapper also takes help of algorithms to beautify your selfies.
Realme C1(2019) runs on the power-efficient 1.8Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor. Kudos to Realme for bringing us the 32GB onboard storage with its 2GB RAM variant, an applaudable upgrade from its forebearer. It also comes in the option of a 3GB RAM + 32GB storage models. We also welcome the availability of a dedicated SD card slot expandable up to 256GB.
There is no compromise in case of biometric security in this budget device. You could activate face unlock and SmartLock features in the settings. The handset also supports dual 4G and dual VoLTE support.
Realme materializes on the Mega Battery claim with a 4230mAh battery.
Realme C1 (2019) Price, Offers, and Availability
You could buy the phone from both Flipkart and Realme.com. The 2GB+32GB model is available for Rs. 7499 and the 3GB+ 32GB storage variant for Rs. 8499.
As a part of the launch offer, you could get an Rs. 600 instant discount via Axis Bank credit and debit cards. Besides, you could also opt the discounted Complete Mobile Protection priced at Rs. 99. Realme is also holding a ‘You and Realme Days’ campaign from February 4 till 7th. For instance, if you buy the Realme C1 2019 today, i.e. February 5th, you could be the lucky winner of movie vouchers worth Rs 500. The winners will be picked via a lucky draw on 8th February.