Realme Malaysia officially took the wraps off their Realme 3 Pro that offers premium features at a price tag just slightly over RM1,000 depending on configuration and announced its official price in Malaysia along with another pleasant surprise in the form of an affordable budget phone dubbed the Realme C2 that retails for under RM500.
For the uninitiated, the Realme 3 Pro is currently their most powerful phone available and comes with a 6.3-inch notched FHD+ display, a Snapdragon 710 2.2GHz octacore processor running Android Pie 9.0, a rear 16-MP+5-MP dual camera array and a front-facing 25-MP selfie camera. For Malaysia, buyers have the option of the 4GB RAM/64GB variant which retails at RM899 and the higher end 6GB RAM/128GB model that retails at RM1,099 with your choice of either configuration in Nitro Blue or Lightning Purple at launch. Both variants have a massive 4,056mAh battery which incorporates VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 tech for fast top-ups in the field such that it’s able to recharge the phone to 50% capacity in just 30 minutes.
The Realme 3 Pro will be first available online starting 10.00AM tomorrow on 15 May on Lazada and will reach retail outlets nationwide on 18 May 2019.
The Realme C2 is an affordable entry level phone with a huge battery that has a 6.1-inch HD+ dewdrop screen with an 89.35% screen-to-body ratio, a MediaTek Helio P22 processor running Android Pie 9.0, up to 3GB RAM and up to 32GB of storage while a triple card slot lets you add in two SIM cards and a microSD card to augment the storage too.
The rear dual camera consists of a 13-MP + 2-MP module for depth data while the front as a 5-MP selfie camera. Powering the whole affair is a 4,000mAh battery. Of note is that the rear comes with a geometric reflective finish in either Diamond Black or Diamond Blue. In Malaysia, the Realme C2 will initially be a Shopee exclusive and will come in the two aforementioned colours and two storage configurations with the 2GB RAM/16GB variant retailing for RM429 and the 3GB RAM/32GB variant for RM499. The Realme C2 will arrive on Shopee first on 21 May 2019 at 900AM and will be available at retail outlets nationwide in Malaysia on 18 May 2019.