- Realme C21Y, the brand’s budget smartphone, is soon going to receive a price hike in India.
- Both memory variants will receive a price hike of Rs 1,000 in the country.
- The new pricing will be implemented starting this week.
The ongoing chip shortage has affected a lot of industries, including the smartphone industry. Several smartphone launches have been postponed and even canceled because of the same. And for those smartphones that have already been launched, it’s very natural that we’d likely get to see some sort of price hike. Realme C21Y, the brand’s entry-level smartphone, is the newest entrant on the list. 91mobileshas learned from tipster Mukul Sharma that Realme is soon going to increase the pricing of the device in India. If you were looking to buy the Realme C21Y, here’s how much you’d have to pay for it starting this week.
Realme C21Y India price to be hiked soon
Currently, the 3GB/32GB variant of the Realme C21Y is selling for Rs 8,999 in India, while the 4GB/64GB variant costs Rs 9,999. Post the price hike, both variants will cost Rs 1,000 more as the Realme C21Y is tipped to start selling at Rs 9,999 (3GB/32GB) and 10,999 (4GB/64GB).
Realme C21Y specifications
Coming to the specifications of the device, the Realme C21Y sports a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop notch for the selfie camera. Speaking of, the Realme C21Y features a 5MP selfie snapper. At the back, the device comes with a triple rear camera setup – a 13MP primary camera, a 2MP B&W lens, and a 2MP macro lens. Under the hood, the Realme C21Y is powered by an octa-core 12nm processor, which is paired with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of onboard memory (expandable). The device comes with a beefy 5,000mAh battery and has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. To learn more about the Realme C21Y, you can head to our previous coverage for the same.