Realme X2 Pro and Realme C2 get updates with January 2020 security patches, and more

Realme X2 Pro and Realme C2 get updates with January 2020 security patches, and more

India’s smartphone market booming and that’s because of the high demand for new features at affordable prices. Brands of Chinese origin, such as Xiaomi, Realme, Vivo, OPPO, etc. occupy four out of the top five positions. Among these brands, Realme has launched the highest number of noteworthy devices in 2019 and a large number of launches were followed by a staggering growth in shipments globally during the first half of 2019. Although Realme’s market share declined in the last quarter of 2019 after a busy festive season, its shipments are still growing positively. Besides launching so many devices, Realme has also paid attention to regular security updates and the company has now rolled out January security patches for the flagship Realme X2 Pro and the entry-level Realme C2 along with VoWi-Fi support for the former.


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Realme X2 Pro was launched in November 2019 as the company’s first true flagship. It is powered by the Snapdragon 855+ mobile platform and really impressed us with its performance. The latest update brings security patches from January 2020 along with performance improvements. The update also brings voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) and currently supports Airtel and Reliance Jio. The VoWiFi release timeline for other Realme phones is mentioned at the end.

The full changelog for the Realme X2 Pro’s update is as follows:

  • Security
    • Android security patch: January, 2020
  • Network
    • Added Airtel and JIO VoWIFI
  • System
    • Fixed partial known issues, and improved system stability
  • Fixed
    • Fixed Instagram upload video failure

Realme C2 is an entry-level smartphone from the company and was launched in April 2019 alongside the Realme 3 Pro. The latest update based on ColorOS 6.0 brings January 2020 security patches along with a fix for a WhatsApp video calling bug. The changelog for the update is:

  • Security
    • Android security patch: January, 2020
  • WhatsApp
    • Fixed video call restart issue of WhatsApp

The OTA for the Realme X2 Pro and the Realme C2 are rolling out but if you don’t want to wait, you can download the full firmware packages from the links below and install the updates.

RMX1931EX_11.A.09 for Realme X2 Pro (3.08GB)
RMX1941EX_11.A.23 for Realme C2 (1.97GB)

Realme VoWiFi update timeline

Realme recently announced that VoWiFi will be rolled out to nearly all of the devices within the first quarter of 2020. Here’s the month-wise division for the update:

  • January 2020
    • Realme X2 Pro
  • February 2020
    • Realme X2
    • Realme XT
    • Realme X
    • Realme 5 Pro
    • Realme 3 Pro
    • Realme 5
    • Realme 5i
    • Realme 5s
  • March 2020
    • Realme C2
    • Realme 2
    • Realme C1
    • Realme 1
    • Realme U1
    • Realme 2 Pro
    • Realme 3
    • Realme 3i

Source: Realme

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Tushar Mehta
Tushar Mehta

I am a Senior Editor at XDA. I have been reviewing gadgets for over five years and gained experience by working for prominent tech publications in India before joining XDA. I enjoy fiddling with all smart objects and my love for software customization dates back to the Symbian S60 days. I like to devote my spare time idealizing the romantic union of technology and philosophy or spacing out on Pink Floyd. You may email me at [email protected]

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