Realme is Oppo’s new sub-brand which is supposed to primarily target e-commerce audiences and in the budget between 10K and 20K. Also the Realme brand is launched as part of a strategic partnership with Amazon India. The first phone from this partnership is the Realme 1. The smartphone already got teased in Amazon website with Diamond cut rear design and also highlighting the AI-based Selfie features. The rear design is made of 12-layer nano-tech material. Today, the phone is officially launched in India and the specifications are listed below:
Realme 1 Specifications
- 6-inch Full HD+ display with thinner bezels
- Powered by MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core chipset
- 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB/128GB internal storage
- 13-megapixel main camera and an 8-megapixel secondary camera
- Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5.0
The smartphone comes with Face Unlock feature, however fingerprint sensor is absent. Dual SIM setup with dedicated microSD card slot available. Device camera supports AI stickers for both rear and front camera along with bokeh mode.
Realme1 will comes in Diamond black and solar Red colors.The smartphone which is priced at Rs 8,990, Rs 10,990 and Rs 13,990 for 3GB/32GB, 4GB/64GB & 6GB/128GB RAM variants. The device will be amazon exclusive and the sale will commence on May 25. From the specifications and price, it looks a great option especially considering the Redmi Note 5 and Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 smartphones. We’ll have to wait and see how it performs in real-life.