Realme 1 launched with 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM; Costs ₹13990

Oppo RealMe 1 Goes Official for Rs 8990 with a Helio P60 Processor and No Fingerprint Sensor

Oppo RealMe 1 Goes Official for Rs 8990 with a Helio P60 Processor and No Fingerprint Sensor

Earlier this month, OPPO introduced a new online-exclusive smartphone brand called Realme in partnership with Amazon India.

Though the new smartphone from Oppo's Realme sub-brand is priced reasonably, it does not compromise on performance.

The Realme 1 has been launched exclusively on Amazon India.

In the photography department, the Realme 1 is said to feature a 13MP primary camera with phase detect autofocus and support for AI-based depth effect. The latter two are among the best all-rounders in this segment right now, but Realme feels that the Realme 1 with its MediaTek Helio P60 chipset paired with up to 6GB RAM and and an attractive design has enough to take them on. One of the highlights of the phone is its glossy Diamond Black design on the rear which is similar to the Oppo F7.


Realme 1 will come with Color OS 5.0 which is built over Android 8.1 out of the box. Sale starts 12 noon on Amazon.in. The 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 8,990 while the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 13,990. It comes with either 3 or 6GB of RAM, 32 or 128GB internal storage which is expandable through a dedicated MicroSD card slot, and a 3410mAh battery which is not compatible with quick charging.

The Realme 1 is powered by Mediatek's Helio P60 NeuroPilot AI technology which renders different camera-focused additions like real-time beautification and more. It sports a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) display with an 84.75 percent screen-to-body ratio. The device is powered by 3,400mAh battery. The smartphone also comes with an Indian theme. The handset does not have a fingerprint sensor but supports face unlock. The Realme 1 also offers dual 4G VoLTE that lets you run 2 VoLTE SIM cards simultaneously. The background processes are automatically shut down to save the battery as the processor learns user's usage habits. But the phone is more than its appearance, as it also packs in an octa-core processor, impressive hardware and software specs, as well as good camera offerings.

It has 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash and f/2.2 aperture. Reliance Jio is giving out offers worth Rs 4,850 with the device.

The AI Shot included in Realme 1, acts as a personal beauty artist to customize beauty based on your unique facial features so that your photos will "capture the real you". Moreover, you can also make use of AR stickers not only for the rear but also for the front camera.

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