Realme 3i that is a new budget smartphone from the Chinese company has been introduced to the brand’s Indian lineup along with the Realme X launch in the country. In its segment, the smartphone will take combat with the likes of newly launched Xiaomi Redmi 7A. The Realme 3i comes loaded with features such as dual rear camera setup, a 13-megapixel selfie shooter, dewdrop notch display and an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC as its major highlights.
Here in India, Realme 3i is being offered with two variants- 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option. The pricing for which starts at INR 7,999 for the low-specs variant and goes up to INR 9,999 for the top-end variant. The colour options available for the smartphone include Diamond Blue, Diamond Black, and Diamond Red colour scheme.
The phone will be available to purchase from Flipkart and Realme online stores from next week. The first sale for the phone is slated on July 23 at 12 pm (noon).
Other than the Realme 3i, the smartphone manufacturer has also introduced the Realme X at an introductory price tag of INR 16,999. And a host of accessories for available range of its phones have also been released. It includes Realme X soft silicone case (Rs. 399), Realme C2 clear case (Rs. 149),10W wall charger (Rs. 499) , Micro-USB cable (Rs. 199), VOOC 3.0 20W USB Type-C cable (Rs. 399), VOOC 20W Micro-USB cable (Rs. 299), and VOOC 3.0 20W wall charger (Rs. 999). They are available to purchase at Flipkart, Realme Store, and other offline retailers.
The company also offering launch offers on the Realme 3i which will avail buyers with the no-cost EMI options.
Realme 3i is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone which runs on Android 9 Pie with ColorOS 6 on top. It gets a 6.2-inch HD+ (720x1520 pixels) display with 19:9 aspect ratio, 88.30 per cent screen-to-body ratio, and the protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Powering for the smartphone come from a MediaTek Helio P60 SoC processor in association with up to 4GB of RAM.
On the photography front, the Realme 3i is studded with a dual-camera setup at the rear. It consists of a 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8, five-piece lens and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. While the front gets a 13-megapixel camera sensor for shooting selfies.
In addition to this, a host of camera features are also preloaded with the smartphone to enhance the photography experience of the users. For the rear camera, it includes Hybrid HDR, Portrait Mode, Chroma Boost, and Nightscape. While the front camera gets HDR, AI Facial Unlock and AI Beautification on offer.
In terms of storage capacity, the company provides inbuilt storage of up to 64GB which can further be expanded with the help of a microSD card (up to 256GB). While connectivity options on offer with the smartphone include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port. The smartphone is backed by a 4,230mAh battery and measures 156.1x75.6x8.3mm in dimensions.