Realme C21Y With Super Nightscape Mode, Fingerprint Unlock Launching in India on August 23: Expected Price, Specifications

Realme C21Y is powered by the Unisoc T610 chipset.


Realme launched the Realme C21Y smartphone in the Vietnam market last month. The company now has confirmed the launch date of the Realme C21Y smartphone for the Indian market. Realme will be launching the Realme C21Y smartphone in India on August 23. The device will be available for purchase in India via Realme’s official website. The Realme C21Y is an affordable offering by Realme that features a 6.5-inch IPS LCD HD+ display, 13MP triple-camera setup, 5MP selfie camera, and a 5000mAh battery. The phone packs an octa-core Unisoc T610 SoC, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage. Let’s take a look at the expected pricing of the device in India ahead along with the detailed specifications:

Realme C21Y Expected Pricing

The Realme C21Y smartphone comes in Black Caro and Caramel Green colour options. The device pricing in the Vietnam market starts at 3,490,000 Vietnamese dongs (Rs. Rs. 11,283) for which you get a 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model. On the other hand, the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB storage is priced at 3990000 Vietnamese dongs (approx. Rs. 12,900). We can expect the Realme C21Y to retail under Rs 15,000 in India.

Realme C21Y

Realme C21Y Specifications

To recall, the Realme C21Y comes with a 6.5-inch IPS LCD display that has a HD+ 1600×720 pixel resolution. The display panel has a 400nits peak brightness, 60Hz refresh rate, and an 88.7% screen-to-body ratio. Powering the device under the hood is an octa-core Unisoc T610 SoC. The phone packs 3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of onboard storage. It also has microSD card support for further storage expansion.

As for the optics purpose, the Realme C21Y features a triple-camera setup that consists of a 13MP primary main camera, a 2MP black and white sensor, and a 2MP macro camera. The 13MP primary camera has PDAF and Super Nightscape Mode feature. At the front, the phone features a 5MP selfie camera. For connectivity purpose, the device has dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a microUSB port.

The smartphone draws power from a 5000mAh battery. Dimensions-wise the device measures 164.5x76x9.1mm and weighs 200 grams. The Realme C21Y runs Android 11 out of the box with Realme UI 2.0 on top. The device also features a rear-facing fingerprint sensor.