Earlier in this month of February, Realme unveiled a new entry-level smartphone called Realme C3, which is currently available for purchase in the Indian market. Now, the company has announced a new variant of the Realme C3, which comes with a triple camera at the back.
Difference Between the New Realme C3 Variant and the Indian Version
The Indian version of the Realme C3 has a dual camera setup on the rear, which is made up of 12MP main and 2MP depth sensor modules. The new variant retains these snappers, but comes with an extra 2MP macro unit which allows users to capture close-up shots of objects from as close as 4cm.
Anotehr difference between the Indian version and the new model is that the latter comes with fingerprint reader on the back, which the brand claims can unlock the smartphone in 0.27 seconds.
The Realme C3 comes is available in three memory configurations – 2GB/32GB, 3GB/32GB, and 4GB/64GB. It also has a microSD card slot, allowing storage expansion by up to 256GB.
The rest of the specs of the new version include a Helio G70 SoC, Android 10-based Realme UI, 6.5 inch HD+ LCD, 5MP selfie camera, and a 5000mAh battery with reverse charging support.
Realme C3 Price and Availability
The new Realme C3 just like the older version, has two colour options – Frozen Blue and Blazing Red. The Realme C3 price in Thailand is THB3,999 ($130/€120) for the 3GB/32GB model and will go on sale from February 20 through Lazada and Shopee.
Realme C3 Specification
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/75 Mbps
Announced 2020, February 19
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2020, February 20
Dimensions 164.4 x 75 x 9 mm (6.47 x 2.95 x 0.35 in)
Weight 195 g (6.88 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~82.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 480 nits max brightness
OS Android 10.0; realme UI 1.0
Chipset MediatekHelio G70 (12 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G52 2EEMC2
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 32GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM eMMC 5.1
Triple 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/2.8″, 1.25µm, PDAF
2 MP, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Single 5 MP, f/2.4, 27mm (wide), 1/5″, 1.12µm
Features HDR, panorama
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
Charging Battery charging 10W
Colors Frozen Blue, Blazing Red
Price About 120 EUR