Oppo Realme 2 Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Not Great !!

OPPO Realme 2 low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out OPPO Realme 2 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Oppo Realme 2

Best Price: Rs.8,999(India), $128(USA)

OPPO Realme 2 Advantages (Pros):

  • OPPO Realme 2 comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • It offers  6.2-inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 81.2% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has good pixel density for its HD resolution(~271 PPI) with 19:9 aspect ratio.
    • The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
  • It is built with the glass front that is made up of the plastic body.
  • The device is lightweight to carry with just 168g and 8.2 mm in thickness.
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 3 GB, 4 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • OPPO Realme 2 has equipped with low-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset and the performance is moderate with no major lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 506 GPU. So gaming performance is mediocre.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32 GB or 64 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers Dual 13 MP (/2.2, AF ) +  2 MP (f/2.4, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers 8 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.2, 1/4″, 1.12µm, HDR.
  • It has the battery capacity of 4230 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • It offers great loudspeakers with Voice 66dB / Noise 71dB / Ring 87dB.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Diamond Black, Diamond Red, Diamond Blue colors to choose.
  • OPPO Realme 2 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

OPPO Realme 2 Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Performance is not smooth with some minor lags.
  • No full HD display.
  • Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
  • No USB Type C reversible connector support
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • The gyro sensor is missing.
  • No fast charging support.

Check out OPPO Realme 2 Specifications:

General Features
Brand OPPO
Model Name Realme 2
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
Processor Octa-core (1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Adreno 506
Colors Diamond Black, Diamond Red, Diamond Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.2 inches, 95.9 cm2 (~81.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~271 ppi density)
Dimensions 156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm (6.15 x 2.98 x 0.32 in)
Weight 168 g (5.93 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Camera Features
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.2, AF +  2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Other Main Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera 8 MP
Other Selfie Features f/2.2, 1/4″, 1.12µm
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
RAM 3 GB, 4 GB
Internal Memory 64 GB, 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 4320 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 /b/g/n/, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. Source
Check out Redmi 6 features which is a competitor to RealMe 2

7.5 Total Score
Not Great !!

OPPO Realme 2 smartphone comes with average features & performance for its price. Not a great upgrade if you compare with RealMe 1. Still, it performs okay for its price.

User Rating: 1.5 (2 votes)
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