Last month, Realme had launched the Realme C11 smartphone in India. The brand announced a slightly upgraded model dubbed as the Realme C15 in Indonesia. Now the smartphone maker is set to introduce two new devices in its C-series on August 18th in India.
Realme CEO Madhav Sheth took to Twitter to announce the launch date of the upcoming Realme C12 and C15. He mentioned that the company has repositioned its C-series to cover the sub-10k price segment. Realme has also put up a dedicated event page on its official website revealing some key specifications and features of its upcoming smartphones.
We have now completely repositioned realme C Series to cover the entire sub-10K segment. With the addition of #realmeC12 and #realmeC15 that offer 6000mAh mega battery, we are sure that your entertainment won’t be compromised. pic.twitter.com/mqJfKr6Hhe
— Madhav (@MadhavSheth1) August 12, 2020
Realme C12 expected specifications and features
The Realme C12 is confirmed to be powered by a 6,000mAh battery unit. According to the brand, it will offer 57 hours of standby time, 48 hours of calling, 69 hours of music streaming and 28 hours of YouTube usage. In super-saving mode, a 5 percent battery is claimed to offer 2.45 hours of calling. The upcoming smartphone is also confirmed to sport triple rear camera setup in a square-shaped module.
Apart from this, no details about the smartphone’s internals are known at the moment. However, the Geekbench listing of Realme C12 revealed a MediaTek Helio G35 chipset paired with 3GB RAM, along with Android 10.
Realme C15 specifications and features
The Realme C15 is expected to arrive with the same specifications as its Indonesian counterpart. The smartphone is confirmed to sport a quad-camera setup and a 6,000mAh battery unit with fast charging support. It features a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop notch. The Realme C15 has an 8MP front-facing camera and on the rear, the setup consists of 13MP main sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP retro unit and a 2MP BnW shooter.
The Realme C15 is also powered by the Helio G35 SoC coupled with up to 4GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. It features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, dual 4G VoLTE, 3.5mm jack, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS.
Realme C12 and C15 pricing and availability
Realme’s upcoming offerings are confirmed to be priced below Rs 10,000. Going by the specs, the Realme C12 will be positioned between the Realme C11 and C15. The C15 starts at Rp 1,999,000 (~Rs 10,300) in the Indonesian market but we expect it to be priced lower in India.