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realme C35


realme C35
realme C35 (C Series)
UNISOC T616 8 x 1.8 - 2 GHz, Cortex-A75 / A55
Graphics adapter
4096 MB 
6.60 inch 20:9, 2408 x 1080 pixel 400 PPI, 180 Hz sampling rate, IPS, glossy: yes, 60 Hz
64 GB UFS 2.2 Flash, 64 GB 
, 46 GB free
1 USB 2.0, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5mm audio jack, Card Reader: microSD up to 1TB, dedicated, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: acceleration, gyroscope, proximity
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B5/​B8), 4G (B1/​B3/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B20/​B28/​B38/​B40/​B41) , Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.1 x 164.4 x 75.6 ( = 0.32 x 6.47 x 2.98 in)
5000 mAh Lithium-Polymer, 18 Watt charging
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 11
Primary Camera: 50 MPix f/​1.8, phase comparison-AF, LED-flash, Videos @1080p/​30fps (Camera 1); 2.0MP, f/​2.4, macro lens (Camera 2); 2.0MP, f/​2.8, depth of field (Camera 3)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix f/​2.0, Videos @720p/​30fps
Additional features
Speakers: mono speaker, Keyboard: virtual keyboard, charger, cable, SIM tool, 24 Months Warranty, SAR: 0.841 W/kg (head), 1.141 W/kg (body), fanless
189 g ( = 6.67 oz / 0.42 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
179 Euro



Average Score: 73.72% - average
Average of 12 scores (from 20 reviews)
price: 77%, performance: 62%, features: 58%, display: 69% mobility: 82%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 95%

Reviews for the realme C35

77.6% realme C35 smartphone review - Great features for under 200 euros | Notebookcheck
Full HD screen and UFS storage are usually installed in expensive phones. However, realme packs these features into a smartphone that is available for as little as 180 Euros (~$190). In addition, the phone has a large battery and is quite light. So, is the realme C35 recommendable all around?
realme C35 Review
Source: Yugatech English
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/03/2022
Realme C35 Review - The best-looking shooter in its class?
Source: Manila Shaker English
2022 is a big year for Realme, with GT 2 Pro and Realme 9 Pro Plus providing top features in the upper mid-range market. Now realme announces their new addition to their budget phone lineups. The Realme C35 comes with a new look apart from the other C-series. It offers a sleek and minimal design, but rather than those, what else can it offer?
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/18/2022
realme C35 Unboxing and Hands-on
Source: Yugatech English
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 05/18/2022
80% Realme C35 review: Big features for a small price
Source: T3 English
If you're looking for a budget buy then the Realme C35 is mighty impressive Android handset considering its price point, delivering a strong main camera, reasonable performance considering the cost, and an eye-catching design that doesn't go over-the-top with its focus on logos and branding. Don't expect miracles for your money, but there's little else out there that'll compete at this price point.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/13/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Realme C35 review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Realme C35 might be an extremely cheap phone, but it still attempts to make a statement with its bold and angular design. Realme has largely hit the mark on the photographic front too, courtesy a competent 50Mp main camera. On paper, a 6.6in IPS LCD doesn’t sound too impressive, but it turns out to be a sharp and accurate component. It was a smart decision going with a 60Hz refresh rate too, given that there’s a relatively humble Unisoc Tiger T616 processor driving things along. A large 5000mAh battery and speedy (for the price) 18W charging complete what proves to be a well-balanced budget package, though as ever at this end of the market, a little more money will go a long way. If you can't stretch that little bit further, this is one of the best phones you can buy for under £150.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/05/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Realme C35 review
Source: Techradar English
The Realme C35 is one of the best budget camera phones of early-2022, packing a 50-megapixel main camera that takes surprising pictures during the day or night, and punching above its weight in the software and performance areas, too. Some might find the design and display lacking, but that’s forgivable when you consider the price of the device.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/25/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
60% Realme C35 Review: More Than Meets the Eye?
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
The lower end of the budget smartphone segment offers plenty of choices these days. Realme has quite a selection of models to choose from, many of which are priced pretty close to one another. Poor camera performance and sub-par battery life are the biggest weaknesses of the Realme C35, even considering its price. Its design is the only feature that makes it stand out. As far as alternatives go, the Realme Narzo 50 is available starting from Rs. 12,999, and offers much better hardware including a MediaTek SoC, 120Hz display, higher resolution selfie camera, and 33W charging. We haven't reviewed it yet, but going by specs, it should offer much better performance than the C35. Beyond Realme, there's also the Micromax In 2B (Review). It offers a smoother (and bloatware-free) software experience and much better gaming performance at a lower price. Motorola's Moto G31 (Review) is now available at Rs. 11,999, and this phone offers a near-stock Android software experience, an AMOLED display, and a water-repellent design.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/05/2022
Rating: Total score: 60% price: 60% performance: 60% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80%
70% Realme C35 review: a decent budget choice
Source: 91mobiles English
The Realme C35 is a standard budget offering from Realme, no different from its previous C series devices except this time the performance seems to be lacking just a bit. Aspects like design, battery life and the stripped-down software skin are fine, while the display is above average in terms of viewing quality. Daylight image capturing could be improved although I was satisfied with the nighttime shots. I feel that if it is better performance you are after, and are fine with sacrificing a bit on the software experience, the Infinix Note 11 (review) is a cheaper and worthy option. Xiaomi’s Redmi 9 Power (review) and Narzo 50A (review) offer bigger batteries while the Moto G31 puts in an AMOLED display at the same price. However, the Realme C35 acts as a jack of all trades and can be considered a decent option for under Rs 12,000.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/04/2022
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
realme C35 Hands-on and First Impressions
Source: Mobygyaan English
The realme C35 looks stunning, offers a great design, it has a Dynamic Glowing Design that glows when light falls on it, the flat edges and slim form factor makes the smartphone a solid looker. It also comes with a decent hardware package and the 50 MP camera appears suitable in the segment. We will share the camera samples, and other features of the realme C35 soon. Stay tuned.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/07/2022

Foreign Reviews

69% Realme C35 - Recensione
Source: Geek 4 You Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/10/2022
Rating: Total score: 69%
78% Test realme C35 : Un smartphone entrée de gamme plutôt réussi
Source: Charles Tech French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/24/2022
Rating: Total score: 78% price: 90% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 80%
81% Realme C35 : Test, avis et présentation du Smartphone
Source: Fredzone French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/13/2022
Rating: Total score: 81% price: 80% performance: 70% workmanship: 90%
70% Test realme C35 : élégance et endurance à moins de 200 euros
Source: Clubic French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/28/2022
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 60% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
62% TEST | realme C35. iPhone za 15% ceny, ale braków jest tu trochę za dużo
Source: GSM Maniak Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/22/2022
Rating: Total score: 62% performance: 50% display: 50% mobility: 90%
Recenzja realme C35 – atrakcyjny wygląd to nie wszystko
Source: Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; solid workmanship; large screen; nice display; headphone jack; microSD card slot; long battery life. Negative: Average cameras; slow charging; weak processor.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/20/2022
77% Recenze Realme C35: dvoudenní výdrž a dobrý fotoaparát do 5 tisíc
Source: CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/06/2022
Rating: Total score: 77% performance: 65% features: 72% mobility: 93% workmanship: 78%
Trên tay Realme C35 – Smartphone tuyệt đẹp giá chỉ chưa đến 4 triệu đồng
Source: Viettelstore VN→EN
Positive: Elegant design; low price; long battery life; nice cameras; beautiful display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/07/2022
Trên tay Realme C35: Giá dưới 4 triệu* đã có thiết kế hiện đại, khung viền nam tính cùng hiệu năng đủ dùng
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Modern design; nice performance; decent hardware; good price.
Hands-On, online available, Long, Date: 03/04/2022
Prezentare Realme C35 – un smartphone de buget excelent
Source: Arena IT →EN
Positive: Big screen; nice display; long battery life; headphone jack; 128GB ROM. Negative: Weak dedicated graphics card
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/05/2022
Realme C35 review: dovada că te poți descurca cu un telefon ieftin
Source: →EN
Positive: Good price; high performance; decent autonomy; bright display; nice cameras. Negative: Mediocre speakers.
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 04/05/2022


ARM Mali-G57 MP1: Integrated mid range graphics card with 1 clusters. Based on the Valhall architecture.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

T616: Entry level octa core SoC with two fast ARM Cortex A75 cores at up to 2 GHz and six power efficient ARM Cortex A55 cores at up to 1.8 GHz. The SoC furthermore includes a LTE modem (TDD-LTE, FDD-LTE, TDSCDMA, WCDMA, CDMA, GSM), an ARM Mali G52MP2 GPU and a tri core ISP. The chip is manufactured at TSMC in 12nm FinFET.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.189 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

73.72%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

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Current Prices
Stefan Hinum (Update: 2022-05-26)