Oppo Realme 1 Budget Smartphone with 6GB RAM Launched in India

Oppo Realme 1 Budget Smartphone with 6GB RAM Launched in India

Oppo Realme 1 Budget Smartphone with 6GB RAM Launched in India

by May 15, 2018

Realme 1 India Launch

Oppo‘s newly formed sub-brand Realme has launched a new budget smartphone for Indian market dubbed as Realme 1. For those who are unaware, the Realme is a brand for youth and the phones manufactured will be sold exclusively via online channels only.

Realme 1 Price, Availability and Offers:

The Realme 1 will be launched in three variants- 3GB RAM, 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM. The 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage variant will be priced at Rs. 8,990, whereas the 4GB RAM + 64GB memory variant will be launched at Rs. 10,990. The top variant with 6GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage is priced at Rs. 13,990. The phones will be available in three color options- Diamond Black, Moonlight Silver, and Solar Red colour. The phones will be sold exclusively via eCommerce giant Amazon.in. The first sale will be held on May 25 at 12 pm. However, only the 3GB RAM and 6GB RAM variants will be available during the 1st sake. The 4GB RAM variant will become available in the next month i.e. June.

As an introductory offer, users will get 5% cashback with SBI cards. In addition, Jio is offering benefits up to Rs. 4,850. There’s also a free case and a free screen protector up for grabs.

Realme 1 Display, Performance and OS:

The Realme 1 sports a 6.0-inch full-HD+ LTPS display with 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution and aspect ratio of 18:9. The device is fueled by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC paired with 3/4/6 GB of RAM. The inbuilt storage capacity of the device will be 32GB/64GB/128GB, depending on the variant. The storage can be expanded up to 256GB using a dedicated microSD card slot. The phone will be shipped with ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box.

Realme 1 India Launch

The dualSIM phone will be backed by a a 3,410mAh battery but without the fast charging support. However, it is equipped with an AI battery management feature to improve the battery performance. The AI system understands your usage patterns and shuts down background apps in order to minimize the power consumption, thereby resulting into better performance.

Realme 1 Camera:

The Realme 1 bears a 13-megapixel primary sensor with LED flash. The front hosts an 8-megapixel selfie sensor with portrait mode. The camera features Oppo’s AI Beauty 2.0 to enhance the selfies. The smartphone also offers speedy Face Unlock which can unlock the phone in 0.1 seconds as claimed by the company.

Realme 1 India Launch

The phone lacks fingerprint sensor, so you’ll have to rely on face unlock and passcode. Both the front as well as rear camera feature Vivid and Bokeh effects along with AR stickers.

Key Specifications of Realme 1:

  • 0-inch full-HD+ LTPS display
  • Octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC
  • 3/4/6 GB RAM
  • 32/64/128GB Internal Storage (expandable up to 256GB)
  • ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 3,410mAh battery capacity

In terms of dimensions, the Realme 1 measures 156×75.3×7.8mm and weighs about 158 grams.