Realme C1 2019 Android smartphone, announced January 2019, features a 6.2 inches display with a wide notch, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset, 2GB/3GB RAM options, 32GB internal memory, 5-megapixel selfie camera, rear dual camera, and 4230mAh battery.
The C1 2019 is a mid-range Android phone running Android 8.1 Oreo in a plastic shell. It comes in two variants. One has 2GB RAM, while the other has 3GB RAM. Both of them are equipped with 32GB storage. Everything else, including memory card support for microSD card of up to 256GB, is the same for both versions.
The Realme C1 2019’s large 6.2-inch display has a prominent notch that houses the 5-megapixel selfie camera and other sensors. There is no fingerprint sensor included. The camera is equipped with Intelligent AI Beauty feature, portrait mode, and PDAF.
The combination of the Snapdragon 450 processor and the big 4,230mAh battery should produce great battery life for all but the most demanding users. Fast battery charging would have been a welcome addition to the C1 2019. Unfortunately, that is not available on the phone.
Also, Realme C1 2019 is 4G LTE enabled, so you can use it with the fastest mobile networks available. There are only 7 4G LTE bands supported by the phone though, so in making a buying decision, you have to check to be sure that your 4G network is one of the supported few. Otherwise you may end up with a 4G phone but be unable to use 4G internet.
The C1 2019 looks like a good option for consumers looking for those in search of a budget smartphone. The Realme brand has been making good strides in the smartphone market since its launch in 2018. The package comes down to about $105 and $120 for the corresponding variants.
Find the detailed specifications, features and price information below.
Realme C1 2019 Specifications
- 2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 3G: 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
- 4G LTE – 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 8(900) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
- SIM: Dual SIM, Nano SIM
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo + ColorOS 5.2
- Display: 6.2-inch, 720 x 1520 pixels, IPS LCD, FullView Display, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Colours: Mirror Black. Navy Blue.
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass
- Dimensions: 156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm
- Weight: 168g
- Processor: Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 1.8GHz Octa-core Cortex-A53
- Graphics Processing Unit (GPU): Adreno 406
- RAM: 2GB / 3GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- External Memory: Micro-SD card up to 256GB (dedicated slot)
- Rear Camera: Dual 12 megapixels + 2 megapixels depth sensor, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
- Selfie Camera: 5 megapixels, LED flash, 720p@30fps video recording
- USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 4230mAh
- Battery Charging: Regular charging
- Announced: January 2019
- Available: February 2019
Realme C1 (2019) Price and Availability
The Realme C1 2019’s 2GB RAM + 32GB storage version and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version are priced at Rs 7,499 and Rs 8,499, respectively in India where it has been officially launched.
Realme is the budget subsidiary of Chinese smartphone maker, OPPO.
If you are based in Nigeria, Ghana and other countries and want to get your hands on the Realme C1 (2019), you will have to order it via an independent importer or head over to Flipkart or Realme websites.
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