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Realme 3 is now official; gets a PHP 6,990 price tag

Following its 100-day celebration in the country, realme brings in another explosive surprise for Filipinos–the realme 3.

Realme is looking to cement its position as the go-to brand for entry-level smartphones with the realme 3. Going big on hardware, this device just a little over 6 inches is powered by a 12nm MediaTek Helio P60 processor that clocks in at 2.0 GHz and works alongside up to 4 GBs of RAM. The device employs AI to boost its operations as well as give users realer than real photos through its 13 MP + 2 MP rear cameras.

Complementing its cameras are various modes shutterbugs would take delight in. The realme 3 comes with a Nightscape feature for capturing details even when the sun’s out, and Chroma Boost identifies the scene and adjusts accordingly for stunning image colors. It also comes with a slo-mo mode that supports 90fps/720p video shooting.

The realme 3 has a dewdrop display, a gradient backside, 4230 mAh battery, and a ColorOS 6.0 interface which gives you the option to switch to stock Android.

Realme 3 Specifications:

  • Color: Dynamic Black, Radiant Blue
  • Display: 6.2 inches, HD+ 1520×720
  • Corning Glass
  • Battery: 4230mAh
  • Rear camera: 13MP+2MP, PDAF Fast Focusing, f/1.8 Aperture, 5P Lens
  • AI front camera: 13MP, 1.12μm Pixels, AI Beautification, HDR, AI Facial Unlock
  • Video: 720p / 1080p, 30fps, Slo-Mo (90fps/720p)
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P60 (Global Edition), 12nm production process, 2.0Ghz
  • Storage: 3GB+32GB, 3GB+64GB, 4GB+64GB
  • Storage expandable up to 256GB
  • Connectivity: SIM Card Type: Dual nano-sim cards/microSD Expansion/Triple Slots/Dual 4G LTE
  • Wireless: Supports 2.4G Wi-Fi, Supports Bluetooth 4.2
  • OS: ColorOS 6.0 based on Android P
  • Blue Diamond and Grey cases – which are priced at PHP 499 and PHP 399, respectively.

The realme 3 with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage is priced at PHP 6,990, and will be exclusively available Shopee. It would also be available at a marked-down price of PHP 6,290 by using exclusive vouchers during Shopee’s March 25 flash sale.

Its offline variants – 3GB RAM and 64GB storage; 4GB RAM and 64GB storage are priced at PHP 7,990 and PHP 9,990, respectively and will be available starting April 6 nationwide. Pre-order begins March 20 to April 5 with a minimum deposit of PHP 500. Those who pre-ordered are going to receive freebies worth PHP 1,299.

The realme 3 3 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant may be also be availed through Home Credit under a 9 or 12-month easy plan while the 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant may be availed with a  6-month plan at 0 percent interest.