Oppo recently unveiled the Realme 2 Android powered Smartphone on Tuesday and given the time frame, the Realme 2 was launched barely a month after the Realme 1. Competitively, the price is quite affordable and the both phones aims at the budgeted mobile phone markets.
Realme is a newly launched sub-brand by Chinese company, Oppo. The main reason for the daughter company, Realme, is to compete with Xiaomi’s affordable lineups, the Redmi series. Lets run down the specs of the Realme 1 and Realme 2!
Oppo Realme 1 Specs
*. Display: 6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ IPS LCD display with 1080 pixels
*. Processor: Octa core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC coupled with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
*. RAM and Memory: 3GB RAM + 32GB storage, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage expandable up to 256GB via Micro SD card slot.
*. Camera: 13MP back camera and 8MP selfie camera
*. OS: Android 8.1 Oreo with the ColorOS 5.0 skinned on top
*. Network and connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack
*. Face unlock support: YES
*. Battery: 3410mAh battery
And after a month, here is the Realme 2!
Oppo Realme 2 Specs
*. Display: 6.2 inches 19:9 HD+ 720pixels with Corning Third Generation Glass
*. Camera: dual back camera of 13MP+2MP and 8MP selfie snapper
*. Facial recognition: YES
*. Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 running at 1.8Ghz Octa-core processor
*. RAM: 3GB / 4GB
*. Storage: 32GB / 64GB expandable up to 256GB
*. Network and connectivity: dual nano-sim cards, 2.4G Wifi, Dual VoLTE and Bluetooth 4.2 OS
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
*. Battery: 4230mAh
The Realme 1 comes in different variants, but the highest model, is the 6GB RAM. That means, it’ll deliver a smooth and seamless multitasking and performance. On the other hand, the Realme 2 is available in two variants, 3GB / 4GB RAM.
They are other bunch of differences, like the notch display while the similarities are quite few. Where you have the Facial recognition system, front selfie snapper, operating system, etc. Lets take a look at the below table, which contains the similarities and differences.
Oppo Realme 1 vs Realme 2
|Specifications||Oppo Realme 1||Oppo Realme 2|
|Display||6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ IPS LCD display with 1080 pixels||6.2 inches 19:9 HD+ 720pixels with Corning Third Generation Glass|
|Processor||Octa core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC coupled with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 running at 1.8Ghz Octa-core processor|
|RAM||3GB / 4GB / 6GB||3GB / 4GB|
|Storage||32GB / 64GB / 128GB with expandable micro sd card slot||32GB / 64GB with expandable micro sd card slot|
|Back Camera||13MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture and an LED flash||13MP+2MP with f/2.2 aperture and Bokeh mode|
|Front Camera||8MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture||8MP with f/2.2 aperture and AI beauty and AR stickers|
|Face unlock support||YES||YES|
|Fingerprint sensor scanner||NO||YES|
|Network and connectivity||4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack||2G, 3G, 4G LTE, dual nano-sim cards, 2.4G Wifi, Dual VoLTE and Bluetooth 4.2 OS|
|Battery||3410mAh battery||4230mAh with 5V2A adapter|
The design on the both phone are quite the same. Featuring the glossy and shiny diamond cutting edge and they are available in different colors. The company latest OS is top of the Realme 2, and the outdated one is available to Realme 1. However, the prices are different.