Realme C3 vs Redme 8 vs Nokia 4.2 - a comparison on price, features

Realme C3 vs Redme 8 vs Nokia 4.2 - a comparison on price, features

Published on February 11 , 2020

Realme C3/Redme 8/Nokia 4.2 - a comparison on price, features

The beginning of 2020 has been interesting for the mobile phone market with quite a handful of launches from the “happening tribes” of the industry. With the leading Chinese player Realme acing up the competition with frequent launches, the budget-smartphone belt has been throbbing with action since 2019. With the recent launch of Realme C3, the brand’s latest addition to its C series, the entry-level line up of smartphones in India offers an interesting comparison. A brief sizing up of Realme C3 with its peers Redmi 8 and Nokia 4.2 in the category of budget smartphones under Rs.10,000/-


Realme C3 comes in two storage versions with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, and expandable up to 256 GB via external microSD card. The 3GB/32 GB version is priced at Rs. 6,999/- and the 4GB comes at Rs. 7,999/-. Redmi 8 and Nokia 4.2 have single versions of 4GB+64GB RAM priced at Rs. 7,999 and 3GB+32GB for Rs. 6,718 respectively.


The Realme C3 has a polycarbonate body that weighs around 195 gm with a measurement of 164.40 x 75.00 x 8.95mm. The handset has been launched in shades of Blazing Red, Blazing Blue, and Frozen Blue. Nokia 4.2 is decked up in black and Pink Sand while Redmi 8 gives you wider choices with Onyx Black, Ruby Red, Sapphire Blue, and Phantom Red with Gorilla glass and plastic frame.


The Realme C3 sports a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. Redmi 8 has a 6.22 inch display while Nokia 4.2 features a display of 5.71-inches. Both the smartphones hold a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. All the three phones come with IPS LCD displays and both Realme & Redmi feature waterdrop notch at the top. Among the three, Nokia 4.2 apparently has the smallest display with a 76.6% screen-body ratio.


While both Realme C3 and Redmi 8 sport a 12MP + 2MP dual rear camera set up, Realme C3 has a 5MP selfie camera in the front compared to Redmi 8’s front camera OF 8MP. Realme C3 also sports a phase detection autofocus in its rear camera set up. Nokia 4.2 features a rear camera of 13MP + 2MP with an 8MP selfie shooter. Nokia 4.2 leads in the category with its larger and better camera sensors.


Both Redmi 8 and Realme C3 are powered by 5,000mAh batteries while Nokia 4.2, is limited to a 3,000mAh battery.


Realme C3 comes packed with an octa core MediaTek Helio G70 chipset and a Mali-G52 GPU, while both Redmi 8 and Nokia 4.2 run on the currently trending Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, and with Adreno 505 GPU. As the brand claims, Realme C3’s game-centric processor is well-equipped to multi-task and get a green flag from the budget-gamers!

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