Realme 3 Kicked Off Sale in India: Price, Specifications and More
Realme 3 was launched in India last week and will be made available to purchase via Flipkart and the Realme.com website.
Price, launch offers
The Realme 3 price in India starts from Rs. 8,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB inbuilt storage variant, going up to Rs. 10,999 for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB inbuilt storage variant. The first Realme 3 sale on March 12 will only feature the Black and Dynamic Black colour options, while the also-announced Radiant Blue colour option will go on sale first for the first time on March 26.
Realme 3 launch offers include a Rs. 500 instant discount via HDFC Bank cards, Jio benefits worth Rs. 5,300 (only on Flipkart), and 20 percent SuperCash on MobiKwik (only on Realme.com).
Realme 3 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano + Nano) Realme 3 runs on ColorOS 6.0 based on Android Pie. The phone features a 6.2-inch HD+ (720×1520 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 SoC paired with 3GB or 4GB RAM, depending on the variant purchased.
The Realme 3 packs a dual rear camera setup, consisting of a 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, apart from the 2-megapixel secondary sensor. Features include PDAF, Nightscape mode, Hybrid HDR, Chroma Boost, Portrait Mode, scene recognition, and more. The company has included a 13-megapixel selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture and 1.12-micron pixels, apart from features like AI Beautification, HDR, and AI Face Unlock.
Also See: Realme 2 review
There is 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage on the Realme 3, depending on the variant purchased, expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) with a dedicated slot. The company will also be shipping the Realme 3 with an unlocked bootloader. A Riding Mode feature has also been added, as well as Match Cards on AI Board, and Camera2 API support.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, March 12|
|Dimensions||156.1 x 75.6 x 8.3 mm (6.15 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||175 g (6.17 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, plastic body|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.22 inches, 96.6 cm2 (~81.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); ColorOS 6|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60 (12 nm)|
|Mediatek Helio P70 (12nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Octa-core (4×2.1 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM|
|Single||13 MP, f/1.8, 1/3″, 1.12µm, PDAF|
|2 MP, depth sensor|
|Features||LED flash, HDR|
|Single||13 MP, f/2.0, 1/3″, 1.12µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Charging||Non-removable Li-Ion 4230 mAh battery|
|Fast battery charging 10W|
|Colors||Black, Dynamic Black, Radiant Blue|