After the tremendous success of the Realme 2 Pro smartphone in India, and as expected, Realme has announced another mid-budget handset called Realme U1 in India. It is also world’s first MediaTek Helio P70 powered device comes with a 6.3-inch 19.5:9 display, up to 4GB RAM, Dual Rear Cameras and fingerprint sensor from the Realme India being launched today.
Realme U1 Price in India and Availability
The Realme U1 price in India starts from Rs. 11,999 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version costs Rs. 14,499. It will go on sale in India from December 5, 2018, exclusively on Amazon.in. The handset comes in Brave Blue, Ambitious Black colors and Fiery Gold color options.
Realme U1 Specifications
The Realme U1 features a 6.3-inch IPS Dewdrop notch display with Full HD+ (2350 × 1080 pixels) resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 90.5% screen to body ratio, 450 nits brightness, 1500:1 contrast ratio, and protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has a shiny back with diffraction grading since it has 13 layers of Laminated Technology, which it calls Light Pillar Design.
The device is powered by a 2.1 GHz octa-core processor which supported by MediaTek Helio P70 12nm Mobile Platform with 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and 3GB/4GB of RAM. It packs a 32GB / 64GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card up to 256GB.
On the camera front, the U1 flaunts a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture paired by a secondary 2-megapixel camera with a f/2.4 aperture for portrait shots. For selfie, there is a 25-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX576 sensor, 4-in-1 pixels, AI beautify feature that scans 296 facial recognition points and studio portrait lighting modes.
The Realme U1 also has a fingerprint sensor at the back and packs a 3500mAh battery. The handset runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based on ColorOS 5.2 out of the box. It supports dual SIM slot with dual standby and for connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, and USB 2.0.