18 April 2022
UPDATE (March 7th, 2022):
The Realme C35 has finally been launched in the Indian market. It has been unveiled in 4GB/64GB and 4GB/128GB configurations for a price tag of INR 11,999 (about $156) and INR 12,999 (about $169) respectively. The color options of the phone are Glowing Black and Glowing Green. It will go on sale starting March 12th via online and offline stores across the country.
Original (February 11th, 2022)
Realme has launched a new budget smartphone Realme C35 in Thailand. The phone comes with entry-level specifications but with a focus on camera and battery life. It has a triple rear camera setup and a huge battery capacity. It is expected to make an appearance in the Indian market in the coming weeks.
The Realme C35 sports a 6.6-inch Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) display with a waterdrop notch. It has the standard 60Hz refresh rate and 90.7% screen-to-body ratio. The choice of processor is the Unisoc T616 which is an octa-core chip. It is coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB onboard storage. The support for microSD cards will allow expanding storage space up to 1TB.
On the back, the phone has triple cameras featuring a 50-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, a macro sensor, and a monochrome depth sensor. The front camera on the phone is an 8-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture. There is a 5,000mAh battery to keep the lights on and also supports 18W fast charging.
The phone will boot Realme UI R Edition based on Android 11 out of the box. Other features include a 3.5mm headphone jack, USB Type-C port, and Bluetooth 5.0. The Realme C35 is priced at THB 5,799 (about $175) for the 4GB/64GB model and at THB 6,299 (about $190) for the 4GB/128GB model. The available color options are Glowing Green and Glowing Black.