Realme has sent out media invites for the launch of its new C series smartphones, which will be unveiled on April 8. The new devices will be launched digitally on the company’s official social media accounts on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
Realme C series: What to expect
The invite for the launch predictably does not reveal much about the new devices. However, we know that the company plans to launch up to three devices. This includes the Realme C20, Realme C21 and the Realme C25. Judging by the descriptions of these devices, the Realme C20 will be the most affordable of the three, while the Realme C21 will focus on design. The Realme C25 will focus on performance and battery life. As with all previous Realme C series smartphones, all three of these devices should be priced under Rs 10,000.
The Realme C series launch will come just a couple of weeks after the company unveiled the Realme 8 and Realme 8 Pro smartphones. The Realme 8 is priced starting at Rs 14,999 for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage, Rs 15,999 for the 6GB RAM option and Rs 16,999 for the 8GB RAM variant. The device features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with an in-display fingerprint sensor. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio G95 processor with 128GB storage. There is a dedicated microSD card slot that supports expansion by up to 256GB. It runs on Realme UI 2.0, which is based on Android 11. The Realme 8 has quad-cameras on the back that consists of a 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP configuration. On the front, there is a 16MP selfie camera housed within a punch-hole cutout. The Realme 8 is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery that supports 30W fast charging.
Meanwhile, the Realme 8 Pro starts at Rs 17,999 for the 6GB+128GB storage variant and Rs 19,999 for the 8GB RAM option. It too sports a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display but is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. In terms of optics, the Realme 8 Pro has a quad-rear camera setup with a 108MP+8MP+2MP+2MP configuration. At the front is a 16MP selfie camera. The Realme 8 Pro has a 4,500mAh battery that supports 50W fast charging. You can check out our review of the Realme 8 Pro here.