If you are looking for a smartphone in the mid-price range, Realme is one of the best brands out there. There are plenty of Realme phones that are available for INR 15,000. All these phones are quite popular as they offer the best features at a very affordable price. Realme Narzo 50A is the standout among the recently launched Realme phones.
This Realme new phone comes with a stylish design, a great colourful display, and an excellent battery life. The phone has been launched in three different variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM, 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM, and 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM. The 4GB + 64GB variant is priced at INR 11,499. The 4GB + 128GB variant comes at a price of INR 12,499. And, the top variant of 6GB + 128GB is price at INR 14,499.
Design and Build Quality:
The Realme Narzo 50A is available in two different variants – Oxygen Blue and Oxygen Green. Both the colour options are sober and premium. The overall design of the smartphone looks compact. It gets a Kevlar Speed Texture Design, which gives the phone a classy look. The back of the phone, though it is made of polycarbonate, looks and feels like glass.
Moreover, at the back of the phone, you will find strips that give a grooved texture. The back also gets a matte finish that offers a good grip while holding the phone. All these give a rich look to this smartphone. However, the back of the phone is not resistant to fingerprints and it attracts a large number of fingerprints, which does not look good when observed closely.
This Realme new phone weighs 207 grams and is 9.7mm thick. It is a bit chubby, which may cause some discomfort for daily use. However, the design of the phone along with the placement of the buttons make this phone great for one-handed use. At the back of the phone, you will find a box-shaped camera module that comes almost to the center of the phone and also includes the fingerprint scanner.
This is a unique arrangement and the fingerprint scanner at the back allows you to use it with both hands. The camera module accommodates three lenses along with the LED flash. The phone comes with a 6.5-inch screen, with very thin bezels surrounding the screen. The front camera is located at the top center of the screen in the form of a tear-drop notch.
You will find the power button as well as the volume keys on the right side of the phone. The sim card tray along with the microSD memory card slot is on the left side. At the bottom of the phone, there is the USB type C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, the speaker grille, and a microphone. The overall build quality of the phone is solid.
Display and Sound Quality:
The Realme Narzo 50A features a 6.5-inch screen, having an HD+ resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels. It gets an LCD display type. The refresh rate is 60Hz and the peak brightness is 570 nits. Now, the display is quite decent but at this price range, phones are now coming with Full HD+ resolutions and AMOLED displays. Moreover, the WideVine L1 Certification is missing in this handset.
Which is also a downgrade. However, the brightness level is great and you can use your phone outdoors without any difficulty. Moreover, there are several customization options such as the colour temperature and the shade palette can manually control.
Though the bezels are a bit on the thicker side, the overall display performance is up to the mark without any lags and hitches. The Realme new phone offers only one speaker grille at the bottom, which is loud enough for satisfying your regular needs.
The Realme Narzo 50A comes equipped with a MediaTek Helio G85 processor. It is an octa-core processor with a clock speed of 2GHz. It gets an ARM G52 MC2 GPU. You can enjoy playing games on this smartphone but at low settings. However, the phone is great for performing daily tasks as you will not face any problems while opening apps, chatting, or scrolling through social media platforms.
This Realme new phone runs on Realme UI 2.0, an interface based on Android 11. The interface is fast and smooth, with plenty of customization options. However, there are plenty of third-party apps installed.
The Realme Narzo 50A comes with a 50MP main camera, a 2MP portrait camera, and a 2MP macro sensor. The front camera is 8MP. The camera performance is great, with sharp and well-detailed images. The colour accuracy and saturation are on point.
The Realme Narzo 50A comprises a massive 6000mAh battery along with 18W fast charging support.