The Realme 2 and Realme C1 were announced at the end of August at INR 9,000 and INR 7,000 respectively. Those prices didnt last, however, theyve been bumped up.
The Realme 2 (3/32GB) now costs INR 9,500 ($130/115) while the 4/64GB version remains at INR 11,000 ($150/132). Meanwhile the C1 has gone up to INR 8,000 ($110/96).
Note that these prices are still listed as discounts from the MSRP INR 10,000 for the base Realme 2 and INR 9,000 for the C1. This means that further increases in price are quite possible.
The revised prices of Realme 2 and Realme C1 at Flipkart
A few days ago Realmes CEO tweeted that rupee rates are falling. Components for mobile phones are bought in USD, so conversion rates can have a huge impact on a company working on razor-thin margins.
The prices of the Realme 2 and C1 in Indonesia are unaffected they remain at IDR 2,000,000 and IDR 1,400,000, respectively.
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