Budget Realme C2 lands in Malaysia


Alongside the flagship Realme 3 Pro, the wallet-friendly Realme C2 made a debut in Malaysia on Tuesday. The feature-packed entry level Realme device is priced starting from just MYR429.

The Realme C2’s introduction completes Realme’s first half 2019 lineup which now consists of the Realme 3 Pro, Realme 3 and Realme C2.

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Specifications-wise, the Realme C2 offers plenty of kit including a 6.1-inch HD+ (720×1080) display with a dew drop notch. It features a pleasing diamond-cut design with a matte finish. It is offered in Diamond Black and Diamond Blue colour options.

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The phone is powered by an octa-core 12nm MediaTek Helio P22 chipset and is offered in two configurations: a base 2GB RAM + 16GB storage model; and 3GB RAM + 32GB of storage model.

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They both come equipped with a 13MP + 2MP (depth) dual-camera setup, complemented by a 5MP AI selfie camera. The rear camera is capable of 80fps/480p slow motion capture.

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The front-facing shooter also supports AI facial authentication.

Keeping the device juiced is a 4,000mAh battery that charges up via micro-USB.

The dual-SIM device comes with a triple card slot and supports Dual VoLTE.

Pricing and availability

The Realme C2 is priced as follows:

  • Realme C2 2GB RAM + 16GB storage — MYR429
  • Real C2 3GB RAM + 32GB storage — MYR499

It will be available from offline retail channels starting 18 May 2019. The device can also be purchased online exclusively from Shopee starting 21 May 2019.


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