Realme 2 Pro revealed by CEO, also confirms Snapdragon 660 SoC

by Anvinraj Valiyathara 0

Realme 2 Pro is all set to go official in the coming week. It is expected to arrive with some upgraded specs and features over the Realme 2 phone that was unveiled in August. In a recent interview with well-known YouTuber Gaurav Chaudhary, Realme CEO Madhav Sheth not only showcased the Realme 2 Pro smartphone, but also confirmed the chipset that will be powering it.

The interview begins by showing the brand strategy of Realme which is a subsidiary of OPPO. When Chaudhary suggests Sheth to confirm on some of the specs of the phone, he immediately picks up the Diamond Blue colored Realme 2 Pro handset and flaunts in front of the camera.

As previous leaks have revealed, the Realme 2 Pro features a waterdrop notch and dual rear cameras. A fingerprint scanner is placed on the backside of the phone that has a glass finish design. Sheth claims that the handset offers a screen-to-body ratio of 91 percent and he has also confirmed the Snapdragon 660 will be present under the hood of the smartphone. The Realme 2 phone that was unleashed in the previous month has Snapdragon 450 SoC.

Realme CEO has also revealed that the company will be launching its around two to three devices by March. This suggests that the company may launch Realme 3 and Realme 3 Pro within a timespan of six months from now. The current Realme phones are running on ColorOS custom ROM by OPPO. Sheth has revealed that the firm is working on its version of Android skin for its future phones.

At present, there is no information available on the other specs of the Realme 2 Pro may not be very different from Realme 2. The Oppo Realme 2 features a 6.2-inch HD+ notched IPS LCD screen. The 32 GB and 64 GB storage variants of the Realme 2 respectively features 3 GB and 4 GB of RAM. It is packed with a 4,230mAh battery. For photography, it features 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup and a selfie shooter of 8-mgeapixel. The 32 GB and 64 GB Realme 2 variants are respectively priced at Rs. 8,990 (~$125) and Rs. 10,990 (~$152).

The Oppo Realme 2 Pro is slated to get official on Sept. 27. Sheth has also revealed that the handset is priced between Rs. 10,000 and Rs. 20,000. The Realme brand was introduced to the public with the launch of Realme 1 handset and the company has managed to sell 1 million Realme phones.