Realme 2 Pro features a 6.3-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels with 19:9 aspect ratio and 409ppi pixel density. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with Adreno 512 GPU. The phone is backed by a 4GB/6GB/8GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB storage. The memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via micro SD card slot.
The latest update shifts the build number of the Realme 2 Pro to RMX1801EX_11.A.20 with features from the latest Android 9 Pie and ColorOS 6. The update adds new navigation gestures to the device in addition to notification icons in the status bar and a lock screen magazine.
Realme has now announced that beta testing for the Android Pie-based ColorOS 6 update will start on May 15 for the Realme 2 Pro. This will be followed by the Realme 1 and Realme U1 on June 5; and Realme 2 and Realme C1 on June 15. With ColorOS 6, Realme will also add Hyper Boost 2.0 on all its phones.
The Realme 2 Pro’s based 4GB + 64GB variant is receiving a Rs 500 price cut and has been brought down to Rs 11,490. The 6GB + 64GB and 8GB + 128GB models are receiving Rs 1,000 price cuts and are now available at Rs 12,990 and Rs 14,990 respectively.
During the sale, Realme 2 Pro will receive a price cut of Rs 1,000 during the sale and will start at Rs 10,990 for the 4GB/64GB model. The Realme U1 will also be available for a starting price of Rs 8,999. Realme is offering free Realme Buds the first 500 customers of the Realme 2 Pro and Realme U1.
Realme revealed that the Realme 1, Realme 2, Realme 2 Pro, Realme C1 and Realme U1, all will be updated to Google’s Android 9 Pie andthe latest ColorOS 6.0 UI. Realme also revealed that all of its older smartphone will also receive security patches prior to the major software update.
For around the same price tag, the Oppo K1 faces competition from its recently divorced Realme brand’s Realme 2 Pro smartphone which offers a similar setup on the inside with a familiar profile all around. Has Oppo learnt from its mistakes and proven who's the parent and who's the child? Let's talk about that.
ColorOS 6 on Realme smartphones will unlock the ability to access apps through an app drawer in the near future. Until now, Realme phones featured iPhone-like app layout on the home screen which added the newly installed apps directly on the screen.
The news comes from changelogs released officially by Realme in its forum, the first of which was posted for the Realme 1 device. The update shifts the build number of the device to CPH1861EX_11.A.27 and features the latest December 2018 batch of Android Security updates from Google.
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The latest update features the latest security updates dated for November 2018 from Google. In addition to that, the update features several system optimisations inside the ColorOS including single swipe gestures to dismiss notifications and a new headset icon in the status bar during calls.
If you’re in the market for a smartphone that checks for a smartphone with mid-level specifications, a decent imaging option, a standout design and are limited to a budget between Rs 14,000 and Rs 19,000, then choosing one from either Realme 2 Pro or the Honor 8X will be a good option. But what’s different?