Oppo’s sub-brand Realme, has today announced the new Realme 2 Pro smartphone for the Indian market. It comes with a bigger 6.3-inch display with a water drop notch and comes with 8GB of RAM option. The device is priced at just INR 13990 (around $192) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage option, INR 15,990 (around $220) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage variant while the top-end 8GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage variant is priced at INR 17,990 (around $247). It comes with Ice Lake, the Black Sea, and Blue Ocean color options. It has a 15-layer laminated technology offering a glossy visual effect and features a fingerprint scanner on the rear side. ” I have been deeply touched by the love and strong support our fans have shown for Realme. We will continue to bring more beautiful designs, high-quality products, and exceptional services especially for Indian youth” said Mr. Sky Li, Global CEO of Realme.
“With our first offering in the mid-range segment, we bring to you Realme 2 Pro, packed with a powerful processor, dewdrop full screen, superlative photography experience and much more, furthering our product philosophy of Power meets Style. We are a 1 million+ brand now in less than 4 months which we have achieved with just two phones in the market. We have entered markets like Indonesia, Vietnam, and entering UAE in November. By early next year, we will be having 10 global markets.” said Mr. Madhav Sheth, Chief Executive Officer, Realme India.
The Realme 2 Pro features a 6.3-inch 19.5:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU. It comes with 4GB LPDDR4X / 6GB LPDDR4X of RAM variants with 64GB (UFS 2.1) inbuilt storage and 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) inbuilt storage options with an option to expand the storage up to 256GB with the help of a microSD card. It runs on the ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) out of the box and supports Hybrid dual-SIM (nano + nano + microSD).
It has a dual rear camera with a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX398 sensor, Dual Pixel focus, EIS along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera with f/2.4 aperture. It also has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. It carries a bigger 3500mAh built-in battery and supports Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS connectivity options. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back and also supports face unlock feature for faster unlocks. It measures 156.7x74x 8.5mm and weights 174 grams.