The Realme 2 has a fibreglass body with a glossy diamond-cut effect on the back.
There is a notched display up front and the borders around the screen, while not insignificant, are slimmer than the competition.
The Realme 2 has a 6.2-inch HD+ IPS display with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection against scratches.
The back panel houses a dual camera setup comprised of a 13-megapixel primary camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 2-megapixel secondary camera for depth data.
The AI based 8-megapixel selfie camera detects skin tone, skin type, age, and gender, and optimises image settings accordingly.
The Realme 2 has dedicated slots for two Nano-SIMs and a microSD card.
The Realme 2 is powered by the Snapdragon 450 processor paired with 3GB or 4GB of RAM, depending on the variant you choose.
The Realme 2 has a non-removable 4,230mAh battery and runs Color OS 5.1 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo.