Realme U1 Selfie Phone Set to Launch in India on November 28: Will be Amazon Exclusive

Realme U1 Selfie Phone Set to Launch in India on November 28: Will be Amazon Exclusive

Realme U1 Selfie Phone Set to Launch in India on November 28: Will be Amazon Exclusive

by November 19, 2018

Realme U1 India Launch

Earlier last week, Realme teased its new U-series of phones which will come with MediaTek Helio P70 processor and now the company has started teasing the first phone under the U series dubbed as Realme U1. The phone will be an Amazon exclusive and will be launched on November 28. It is being touted as “India’s SefliePro” phone. A dedicated landing page for the Realme U1 is already live on Amazon India website wherein interested buyers can set notification alert.

As per the information available on the Amazon website, the Realme U1 will feature the most powerful selfie camera ever. Further, the Realme U1 will come with a super elegant display with dewdrop (aka waterdrop) shaped notch. It will be world’s first smartphone with MediaTek Helio P70 SoC.


As mentioned earlier, the U series was teased by Realme last week. The phones under U series will be powered by MediaTek Helio P70 which was unveiled by MediaTek last month and is a successor to the Helio P60 SoC and includes four ARM Cortex-A73 cores clocked at up to 2.1GHz along with four ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked at up to 2.0GHz. The chipset maker claims a 13 percent performance improvement in Helio P70 over the Helio P60 SoC. The new SoC comes with advanced AI capabilities, better camera support, faster data connectivity and optimized battery performance

There is no information available yet regarding the price of Realme U1, but it is expected to be a mid-range phone (sub-Rs 20,000 segment) which will compete against the likes of Redmi Y2 and Redmi Note 6 Pro, which is set to launch in India on November 22.

Realme started operations in India as Oppo’s online only sub-brand in May 2018 and the company has launched four phones in Indian market- Realme 1, Realme 2, Realme 2 Pro and Realme C1. So far, the brand has received a good response from the market. As per the Counterpoint data, it is the 1st ever smartphone brand to hit 1 million shipments within first five months of its launch and has managed to achieve 3 million user mark within 6 months of the launch.

The U1 launch event is scheduled for 12:30 PM on November 28 and those who are interested can watch the live streaming on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Realme’s official page. Stay tuned to CompareRaja for more updates on Realme U1.

For those who are interested here is the video on it: