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Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has recently launched the Honor 8C smartphone in the Indian market. Many smartphones of Xiaomi and Realme brands are quite popular in the budget of up to Rs 15,000. To compete with brands like Xiaomi and Realme, the Honor 8C has been launched with a starting price of Rs 11,999. The Honor 8C smartphone has a 19: 9 display panel with a traditional notch, Snapdragon 632 processor and Face Unlock feature that uses AI along with the front camera. On 28 November i.e. on Wednesday, Oppo’s sub-brand Realme has launched the Realme U1 smartphone equipped with MediaTek Helio P70 processor in India. The handset flaunts a 6.3-inch waterdrop notch display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a 25-megapixel front sensor for selfies. How different Honor 8C and Realme U1 are from each other, let us understand on the basis of price and specification.

Honor 8C vs Realme U1 Price in India

Honor 8C The 4GB RAM and 32GB storage variant will be sold for Rs 11,999. Its 64 GB storage variant will be available for Rs 12,999. Both the variants will be available in Aurora Blue, Magic Night Black, Platinum Gold and Nebula Purple colours. The sale of Honor 8C will start from December 10 exclusively in e-commerce site Amazon India and HiHonor Store.

realme u1 The starting price of Rs 11,999. A variant with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage will be sold at this price. There is also a variant of the phone with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage, which has been priced at Rs 14,499. The sale of the phone will start exclusively on Amazon India from December 5. This phone will be available in Blue, Black and Gold colors.

Honor 8C vs Realme U1 Specifications

Dual-SIM Honor 8C Out of Box will run on EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It has a 6.26-inch HD + (720×1520 pixels) TFT LCD IPS display. The aspect ratio is 19: 9. The octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor has been used in the smartphone. Adreno 506 GPU is integrated for graphics. There is 4 GB RAM to give speed. There are two options for inbuilt storage – 32 GB and 64 GB. Both the variants will support microSD card up to 256 GB.

Now let’s talk about camera setup. The Honor 8C has a dual camera setup at the back. The primary sensor is 13 megapixels. With this, a black and white sensor with 2 megapixels F / 2.4 aperture has been given. The handset has an 8-megapixel selfie camera on the front panel. Its aperture is F / 2.0. Both camera setups are equipped with LED flash. 4000 mAh battery works to bring life to the phone.

Connectivity features of Honor 8C include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro-USB port and 3.5mm headphone jack. Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, fingerprint sensor and proximity sensor are part of this phone. The dimensions of the phone are 158.72×75.94×7.98mm and weighing 167.2 grams.

The screen of Realme U1 is 6.3 inches. This IPS LCD display with FullHD + resolution is equipped with 19.5: 9 aspect ratios. The phone will run on ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The phone comes with 90.8 percent screen to body ratio. The screen is protected by 2.5D curved glass and Corning Gorilla Glass. The smartphone is powered by 2.1 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 processor with ARM G72 GPU. There are two options based on RAM and storage – 32 GB storage with 3 GB RAM and 64 GB storage with 4 GB RAM.

Talking about camera setup, Realme U1 has a dual rear camera setup. The primary sensor is 13 megapixels (F / 2.2 aperture) and the secondary sensor is 2 megapixels (F / 2.4). It has LED flash with it. The company has informed that Realme U1 comes with Portrait Lightning, Slow Mo Video, AI Scene Detection and Bokeh Effect. The phone also has AI Face Unlock feature.

A 25-megapixel camera with F / 2.0 aperture has been given on the front panel. The company has talked about having a backlight mode feature in the selfie camera. Apart from this, there is also mention of having AI Beauty+ mode. With the Smarter Groupie feature, users can enjoy customized beautification on multiple subjects in a single picture.

realme u1 Vs Honor Honor 8C

Honor Honor 8C

Rating
Overall NDTV Rating
design rating
display rating
software rating
performance rating
battery life rating
camera rating
value for money rating
display
Screen Size (inches) 6.30 6.26
resolution 1080×2340 pixels 720×1520 pixels
Protection Type gorilla Glass ,
aspect ratio 19.5:9 19:9
Pixels Per Inch (PPI) 409 269
hardware
Processor 2.1 GHz octa-core 1.8 GHz Octa-Core
processor model MediaTek Helio P70 snapdragon 632
RAM 4 GB 4 GB
internal storage 64 GB 32 GB
expandable storage Yes Yes
expandable storage type microSD microSD
Expandable Storage Capacity (GB) 256 256
separate microSD card slot Yes Yes
camera
rear camera 13-megapixel (f/2.2) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) 13-megapixel (f/1.8) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)
rear flash led Yes
front camera 25-megapixel (f/2.0) 8-megapixel (f/2.0)
rear autofocus , Yes
front autofocus , No
Software
Operating System android android
Skin ColorOS 5.2 EMUI 8.2
connectivity
Wi-Fi Standard Support 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB OTG Yes ,
micro USB Yes Yes
number of sim 2 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes ,
sim 1
sim type nano sim nano sim
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
sim 2
sim type nano sim nano sim
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
sensor
face unlock Yes Yes
fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Compass / Magnetometer Yes Yes
proximity sensor Yes Yes
accelerometer Yes Yes
ambient light sensor Yes Yes
gyroscope Yes ,

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