Realme finally took the wraps off the Realme 3 with a slightly refreshed design, new hardware and cool features.
Realme just launched its Realme 3 smartphone, successor of last year’s Realme 2 in India. It has a smaller notch, faster processor, improved cameras and runs Android Pie. Here is our first impressions of the phone.
Realme 3 has 6.2-inch HD+ display with corning gorilla glass 3 protection.
There is a 13-megapixel camera inside the notch with f/2.0 aperture. It has AI beautify that scans 296 facial recognition points and offers customized beauty effects and also offers face unlock.
It is powered by MediaTek Helio P70 12nm processor with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, same as the Realme U1. The phone runs on the latest Android 9.0 (Pie) based on ColorOS 6.0, and the company has promised to update all its phones to Pie by H1 2019
On the back there is a 13-megapixel camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, PDAF along with a 2-megapixel secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture for portrait shots.
The phone comes in 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage versions. It is can also withstand accidental spills since it is splash and dust-proof.
The phone packs a 4230mAh battery, same as the predecessor, but it only has standard 5V/2A charging. In addition to Radiant Blue in the image, the phone also comes with Dynamic Black and Classic Black colors.
It starts at Rs. 8999, almost sale as the predecessor, and will go on sale starting March 12th on Flipkart and Realme website. At the launch the company said that it will launch Realme 3 Pro next month.