Realme has today announced the much-anticipated smartphone in a while, the Realme X2, at an event in Delhi. The X2 was already announced in China a few months back and now makes its way in India. Some of the key highlights of the device include the Snapdragon 730G processor, ColorOS 6.1, 64MP quad-camera setup, and a 4000mAh battery. Alongside the X2, the company has also announced its first pair of truly wireless earbuds, the Realme Buds Air.
Realme X2: Design and Display
The Realme X2 features a 3D glass design on the rear with a hyperbolic pattern and spectral gradient design that shows different patterns with light falling at different angles. It has Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 protection on top to offer protection against drops and scratches. Towards the front, the phone flaunts a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with a 91.9% screen-to-body ratio, 2340 × 1080 pixels screen resolution, 402ppi pixel density, and 430 nits of brightness. Similar to some of the other smartphones, the X2 comes with a dewdrop notch on the top to house the front-facing camera. As for color options, the phone is available in three colors: Pearl Green, Pearl White, and Pearl Blue.
Realme X2: Performance
At its core, the Realme X2 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor. The 730G is an 8nm octa-core processor clocked at 2.2GHz and comes with the Adreno 618 GPU. There is 4GB / 6GB / 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB / 128GB of internal storage expandable up to 256GB with microSD card. The phone includes a 4000mAh battery and supports 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 that promises to charge the battery up to 67% in 30 minutes.
As for other specifications, the X2 comes with Double Anti-Lock Antenna to offer better signals while gaming, Dolby Atmos Sound, and an in-display fingerprint scanner with an average unlocking speed of 0.36s. On the software front, the phone runs on ColorOS 6.1 (based on Android 9.0 Pie) out of the box.
Realme X2: Camera
In the camera department, the X2 sports a quad-camera setup on the rear with an LED flash. The setup includes a 64MP primary Samsung GW1 sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP 119° super wide-angle lens with f/2.25 aperture, a 2MP (4cm) macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP portrait lens with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, the phone has a 32MP front-facing camera with an f/2.0 aperture for selfies.
The camera comes with a bunch of enhancement features like Super Nightscape, Panorama, Time Lapse, HDR, AI Scene Recognition, AI Beautification, EIS, and more. Besides photos, the phone also supports different video shooting capabilities like 4K at 30fps, 1080p at 30fps and 60fps, and 720p at 30fps and 60fps.
Realme X2: Pricing and Availability
The Realme X2 comes in three configurations: 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 128GB, priced at Rs 16,999, Rs 18,999, and Rs 19,999, respectively. It will go on the first sale starting December 20 on Flipkart and Realme’s official website.