tech2 News Staff Nov 28, 2018 14:27:54 IST
The Realme U1 has been launched in two storage variants, with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage, priced at Rs 11,999, and the other with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, priced at Rs 14,499. The device will go on sale on 5 December on Amazon.
Realme U1 specifications and features
Realme U1 features a 6.3-inch Full HD Plus dewdrop display with 19.5:9 ratio and 90.8 screen-to-body ratio. The screen is protected by a Gorilla Glass 3.
The device is powered by a Mediatek Helio P70 chipset. MediaTek’s Helio P70 SoC is built on a 12 nm process and features improved AI performance. The CPU is an 8-core unit with 4x ARM Cortex A73 cores at 2.1 GHz and 4x Cortex A53 cores at 2 GHz. These are paired with an updated GPU, the ARM Mali-G72 MP3.
The Realme U series has been announced as a photography expert. In terms of optics, the U1 has a dual camera set up at the back with 13 MP primary sensor and 2 MP secondary sensor. There is a slow-motion video at 90 fps, which will also be available on the Realme 2 Pro by the end of this year.
The front camera is a 25 MP Sony Flagship sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 3X optical zoom. Realme also announced the 'AI Beauty+' mode for the selfie camera.
In terms of connectivity, the device features Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, 2.4GH, a dual Nano-SIM + MicroSD card dedicated slot, GPS/A-GPS/Gnolass, a micro-USB port, and a 3.5 mm audio jack. The device also has a fingerprint sensor.
The phone is available in three colours — Ambitious Black, Brave Blue and Fiery Gold.
The device weighs 168g, is powered by a 3500 mAh Battery.
Realme U1 runs on ColorOS 5.2, based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
Realme also announced some accessories: an 'Iconic case' in black and yellow color; and also Realme Buds both of which are priced at Rs 499.
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