OPPO launched a new sub-brand this year called Realme. The brand is based in India and launched its first phone, the Realme 1, a few months ago. Now it is planning to unveil a second one, the Realme 2 on August 28.
The specs of the phone have surfaced online ahead of its release on Tuesday thanks to Smartprix and some of them such as the display and battery capacity have already been confirmed by a Flipkart advert page.
The Realme 2 will come with a 6.2-inch HD+ display with a notch and a 19:9 aspect ratio. It will be powered by a Snapdragon 450 processor along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of ROM. It will also have a 4GB RAM version with 64GB of storage. It will also come with a MicroSD card slot with up to 256GB of storage.
The Realme 2 will have 13MP + 2MP dual rear cameras and an 8MP front-facing camera. The front camera will have AI Beautification 2.0, HDR, and a bokeh mode. A fingerprint scanner will sit on the back of the device and it will also have support for face unlock.
The phone will have dual SIM dual-VoLTE and will run Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5.1 on top. The Realme 2 will come with a 4230mAh battery which is much bigger than the 3410mAh capacity of the Realme 1. It will measure 156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm and weigh 168g. When it launches it will be available in Diamond Red, Diamond Blue, and Diamond Black.