Realme C21 with Helio G35, 5,000mAh battery launched: price, specifications

On: March 5, 2021

  • The Realme C21 has debuted in the Malaysian market
  • It has the same processor and display as the other C-series offerings
  • The smartphone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit

Realme launched the C20 smartphone in Vietnam in January this year. Now the brand has announced another device called Realme C21 in the Malaysian market. The latest offering shares most of the same specifications as the brand’s other C-series devices including the Relame C11 (review), C12 (review), C15 etc. 

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The Relame C21 has a different back panel design with a geometric pattern on both sides. The device is a budget offering. Let’s take a look at what it offers out of the box. 

Realme C21 specifications and features

Realme C21

The Realme C21 is official in Malaysia

The Realme C21 comes with a 6.5-inch display bearing an HD+ resolution and waterdrop notch on the top. The back panel houses a square-shaped camera module and a fingerprint scanner. 

Like other Realme C-series phones, the C21 is powered by MediaTek Helio G35 SoC. It is coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB native storage that is expandable via a dedicated microSD card slot. The smartphone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 10W charging. Out of the box, it runs on Realme UI based on Android 10. 

The Realme C21 features a triple camera setup comprising of a 13MP main sensor paired with a 2MP macro and 2MP BnW lens. The device has a 5MP front-facing selfie camera. Connectivity options on the Realme C21 include dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, microUSB and a 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Realme C21 pricing and availability

The Realme C21 is priced at MYR 499 (~Rs 8,921 ). It is offered in Cross Blue and Cross Black colours and can be purchased from Lazada Malaysia. 

Viraj Gawde

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