Realme C2 vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Realme C2 vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.4
Cost-effectiveness
8.1
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.1
6.6
Performance & Hardware
6
6.2
Camera
5.1
7
Connectivity
4.4
6
Battery
6.7
8.4

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
April 2019, 11 months ago
September 2019, 6 months ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.7 mm
154.3 mm
8.5 mm
75.4 mm
156.5 mm
9.4 mm
Weight
166 g
188 g
Usable surface
83 %
81 %
Materials
Plastic
P2i Nano coating, Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black
Black

Blue

Red

Screen

Diagonal
6.2"
6.22"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Aspect Ratio
19.5:9
19:9
Resolution
720 x 1560 px
720 x 1520 px
Density
277 Pixels per inch
271 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Frameless
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 70% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Water Drop Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Realme C2
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Redmi 8A
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek Helio P22 MT6762
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439
CPU
ARM Cortex-A53
4x1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 4x1.45 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
1.95 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
PowerVR GE8320
Qualcomm Adreno 505

RAM

RAM
3 GB
2 GB
Type
LPDDR3 RAM
LPDDR3 RAM

Antutu

Score
75.450
Overall performance better than 62% of devices
95.565 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 69% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
32 GB
Type
--
eMMC 5.1 Storage
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Gravity
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
--
--
Cooling system
No
No
Gaming buttons
No
No

Camera

Double rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Portrait mode (depth)
2
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
12 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX363 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.40 µm
Sensor size
1/2.55
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.0
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
4000 mAh
5000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Fast charge
No
Yes, 18.0W
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
ColorOS 6.0 (Android 9.0 Pie)
MIUI V10 (Android 9 Pie)

Prices

Prices

Prices