realme C25Y camera review: Good budget-friendly phone


realme officially unveiled the realme C25Y in the East African market as its first c-series smartphone model to feature the 50MP AI triple camera.

The company seeks to meet the high demand for high quality, reliable and high-performance budget-friendly phones. This is a top choice in the best selling C series if you are looking for any realme phone in the C-series catalogue

In this article, we will highlight some of the key features of the realme C25Y

You can also check the unboxing article of the realme C25Y here


The device packs a number of key features that include a robust octa-core Unisoc T610 processor with 4GB RAM that gives it more power over its competing products. For instance, the Unisoc T610 processor encompasses a 3-core ISP and 14Bit pipeline design image processing that can process up to 32MP single cameras and supports up to 1080p video recording with up to 60fps which gives more power compared to smartphones with a similar price range that mostly go for the Media Tek or a Qualcomm processor.

Another key feature With this phone is the 50MP triple camera rear realme focused on the 50MP triple rear camera system.


The camera comprises of:

The realme C25Y serves up a 50MP triple rear camera system headlined by a 50MP f/1.8 primary module, alongside a 2MP f/2.4 Marco lens and B&W lens and another 2MP f/2.4 Depth camera. As the first phone in the realme C Series to feature a 50MP mode, realme C25Y provides clearer photo shooting, enabling users to put out large pixel photos up to 8160*6144.

The camera also sports AI beauty function, HDR mode, panoramic view mode, Portrait mode, Timelapse function, Burst mode, Pro mode, Night pro mode, 50M mode and offers several filters.

Here are some shots with the C25Y

Night pro camera shot.
Burst shots:

The burst camera option gives you the luxury to take a single or up to 20 shots of the same object at ago as in the picture above.

On the front, the new realme adopts an 8MP selfie camera with an AI beauty function, making it easier to shoot a stunning and satisfying selfie picture

Few front camera shots here


realme C25Y comes with a 6.5 inches IPS LCD setup and a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a pixel density of 270ppi. Also, the bezel-less front screen of the device flaunts a refresh rate of 60Hz, ensuring seamless visuals and an excellent gaming experience.

Configuration and Battery

The Unisoc T610 chipset is placed within Realme C25Y along with a Mali-G52 GPU, Octa-core processor comprising Cortex A75 and Cortex A55 layout promises seamless operations with the device.

It is also supported with 4GB RAM ensures smooth multitasking and 128GB internal memory expandable for up to an additional 256GB for a seamless space experience for space enthusiasts.

realme C25Y is powered by a 5000mAh Li-ion type battery. The loaded cell is non-removable by nature, besides being compatible with the 18W Quick Charging system.
Storage and Connectivity

It also comes with TUV CERTIFICATION, a Rheinland High-Reliability Certification. Every realme mobile phone goes through rigorous quality tests to give you the best experience. realme C25Y obtained the TÜV Rheinland High-Reliability Certification.

TÜV Rheinland stands for safety and quality in virtually all areas of business and life. Since 2006, TÜV Rheinland has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption.

The TÜV Rheinland Smartphone High-Reliability Certification contains 23 major tests, including 10 Daily Use Test Scenarios, such as drop, wear and tear. 7 extreme environment test Scenarios, such as super high and low temperature, high and low humidity, voltage fluctuation, button life, static electricity, and air pressure. And 6 Components Reliability Test Scenarios. Overall, most test conditions of TUV Smartphone High-Reliability Certification are based on the three-year life cycle of smartphones.
The smartphone is equipped with 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, A-GPS, Glonass, USB charging, and Mobile Hotspot are the connectivity options loaded within the realme C25Y.

realme C25Y also comes with ultra-first fingerprint unlocking and facial recognition.

In terms of aesthetics, realme C25Y has adopted the line aesthetic design for the first time, which visualizes the abstract aesthetics of line and presents the arrangement of “line” and “surface” by the design method.

Notice the design on the back cover below: