Redmi 8A Dual vs Realme C3: The Best Smartphone Under Rs 7,000?
Can the new Redmi 8A Dual beat Realme 5i? Redmi 8A Dual and Reame C3 the best under 7,000 rupees? Realme C3 has been unveiled in India starting at Rs 6,999 succeeding the popular Realme C2, while Redmi 8A Dual starts at Rs 6,499.
The new Realme C3 comes with the gaming-centric Helio G70.
Both the smartphones have a lot to offer at this their respective price points with Realme C3 turning the tables down. Both the smartphones come with a 5,000mAh battery, dual cameras and some top features.
Let’s find out who’s the best.
Design, Display: Realme C3 vs Realme 5i
Redmi 8A Dual phone comes with a brand new design on the out. As mentioned at the launch event, Redmi 8A Dual sports the Latest new Aura XGrip design by Xiaomi. Upfront, Redmi 8A Dual comes with a 6.22-inch HD+ display.
The device comes with dual Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on both sides with splash-resistant coating.
It offers a screen resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels with a water drop notch design on top alongside a little chin down under.
Realme C3 comes with the same 6.52-inch HD+ ‘MiniDrop’ display. Its a water drop notch display supporting latency optimisation. Both the smartphones feature a polycarbonate built on the out, and both don’t have a fingerprint sensor.
Hardware, Processor: Redmi 8A Dual vs Realme C3
Redmi 8A Dual phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC with a dedicated microSD card slot. The device supports dual VoLTE and VoWiFi. Redmi 8A Dual comes with upto 3GB RAM and 32GB storage.
MediaTek G70 has just been announced, and Realme C3 is the first smartphone to run on the new gaming-centric chip.
Storage: Realme C3 vs Redmi 8A Dual
Realme C3 will be available in two models: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage. Redmi 8A Dual will also be available in two models: 2GB RAM with 32GB storage and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage.
Both the devices support expandable storage up to 256GB via a dedicated microSD card.
Software, UI: Redmi 8A Dual vs Realme C3
Redmi 8A Dual runs on the new MIUI 11. Realme C3 is the first smartphone from the company to come with Realme UI out of the box. Realme UI is based on Android 10.
Realme UI on Realme C3 supports different features from the new UI.
Cameras: Realme C3 vs Redmi 8A Dual
The new Redmi 8A Dual comes with two cameras at the back. The new Redmi smartphone has a dual rear camera system, a 13-megapixel primary shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Upfront Redmi 8A Dual comes with an 8-megapixel selfie lens.
Realme C3 comes with a dual camera system at the back. It consists of a primary 12-megapixel camera with f/1.8 aperture and fast PDAF and a 2-megapixel secondary camera. Upfront Realme C3 has an 8-megapixel selfie lens.
Battery: Redmi 8A Dual vs Realme C3
Realme C3 and Redmi 8A Dual both have a massive 5,000mAh battery unit. Realme C3 had claimed upto six movies playback on a single charge with a 30-day standby. Both the devices support Reverse charging.
Redmi 8A Dual has a Type C port, while Realme C3 comes with a USB port.
Pricing, Availability: Realme C3 vs Redmi 8A Dual
Realme C3 price starts at the same Rs 6,999. In India, Realme C3 will be available starting at Rs 6,999 for the base model with 3GB RAM and 32GB and the top-end variant comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage costing Rs 7,999.
Redmi 8A Dual will be available in three different new color options in India: Sea Blue, Sky White, and Midnight Gray.
Redmi 8A Dual price starts at Rs. 6,499 for the base model with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage. The next model has 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and will be sold at Rs. 6,999. Redmi 8A Dual will be available via Amazon, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores.
Realme C3 is available in two colour options: a new Blazing Red variant and Frozen Blue option. It is available via Flipkart.