Fourth launch of the Chinese brand growing in the local market - at the lowest price so far
The Chinese brand Realme continues In constant launches In countries where it is active around the world, it is therefore natural to expect that the local supply in Israel will also expand soon after The initial official launch at the end of last June - And so it does, with the landing of the budget model Realme C3 in the Bug network as a reinforcement for Realme 6 and Realme X3 SuperZoom devices.
At an official importer price of NIS 600, which includes a one-year warranty that will actually be offered on the basis of Pelephone's repair labs, the Realme C3, which was originally presented in February and lands in its most advanced sub-version, is a good deal Pixels and Gorilla Glass 6.5 protection, chip Mediatek's octagonal Helio G70, 4GB LPDDR4X memory, storage 64GB internal with slot microSD For further expansion, a triangular rear photo array with a main 12-megapixel sensor, a 2-megapixel secondary macro sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor, a 5-megapixel selfie camera with a modest 'drop' recess in the center of the top of the display panel, Fingerprint scanner Built-in rear and 5,000mAh battery with 10 watt charging.
The price of the Realme C3 puts it halfway between the prices of the official local importer competing for the much more modest Redmi 9A and the more advanced Redmi 9 - although just as in the case of the previous Realme models that landed in Israel here too the main problem is that That the many parallel importers offering the models cannot be ignored To be accurate In the local market and make the competition several times tougher.
Those who want a modern smartphone at a minimal price and are not willing to compromise on orderly official import will certainly be able to add the new model to their high-end lists - but those who are not afraid of pre-opened cases and replacement chargers will be able to get the Redmi 9 in question (with higher screen resolution). chip Slightly faster, better wireless connectivity and a battery with faster charging) at lower prices starting at about NIS 500 for the same volume of memories. In fact, for about 600 shekels consumers will be able to get even the Redmi Note 9 from parallel importers, with chip Processing with a little more power and an improved square main array.
We welcome any model Realme A new one that arrives in Israel and claims to provide adequate competition for the most popular and successful models - but in the case of the C3 it seems that without a reduction of NIS 100, or at least NIS 50, at the official price it will be very difficult to see it become a huge sales hit. what do you think? Let us have an opinion in the comments.