Oppo Realme 1 Launched in India Launch Offers, Price, Specifications and More

  • 25th, May 2018 10:30 AM
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As expected, the Realme 1 is finally launched in India today (15th May) which is being offered by the Chinese smartphone manufacturer company and it is the first smartphone in the Realme branding. With the emergence of the new brand, the Chinese company is targeting the ‘Youth’ who prefer to purchase items online. However, the Oppo Realme 1 will be available for purchase exclusively at Amazon India. Likewise other Oppo smartphones, the Realme 1 has launched with the selfie-focused camera along with AI features and stickers. The Oppo Realme 1 comes with 'glossy diamond-cut design’ which we have also seen on Oppo F7 and Oppo A3. The company stated that our main aim is to deliver only mid-range smartphones in the price bracket of Rs 10,000 to Rs 20,000 and premium smartphone is expected to unveil in the coming future.

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Realme 1 Price 

Currently, the company has launched the Realme 1 in two storage variants, 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant which has been priced at Rs 8,990 and the top variant 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant is available at price tag of Rs 13,990. It is anticipated that the company will launch the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant in the coming months which will be available at a price of Rs 10,990. The company has launched the smartphone Diamond Black and Solar Red color options. The Moonlight Silver Color variant will be available for purchase in the coming month most probably in June. At the price point, the Realme 1 will face stiff competition from Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro which is priced at Rs. 14,999 for 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, whereas 6GB RAM,/64GB storage variant comes with a price tag of Rs 16,999.

The first flash sale of Realme 1 will be scheduled on 25th May at 12 pm IST on Amazon India. The top variant 6GB RAM/ 128GB internal storage variant will be available for purchase in the first flash sale. The company stated that the remaining two variants which includes 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant will be made available in India most probably in the coming month.

Realme 1 Launch Offers

As a part of launch offers, the Chinese company has partnered with SBI to provide 5 percent cash back The smartphone is bundled with benefits worth amounting Rs 4,850 from Reliance Jio. The company is also offering a free screen guard as well as free cover on the purchase of Realme 1.

Oppo Realme 1 Specifications

The Oppo Realme 1 features a 6-inch full-HD+ bezel-less display with the screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo Operating System based on ColorOS 5.0 The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC which is clocked at 2GHz. The company is currently offering the smartphone in two storage variants 3GB/ 6GB RAM coupled with 32GB/ 128GB internal storage. The company is planning to add another variant by launching 4GB RAM and 64GB storage in the near future.

The Realme sport a 13-megapixel rear camera with phase detection autofocus (PDAF) and LED flash. For the selfie snapper, the smartphone has an 8-megapixel front- facing camera along with bokeh mode. The camera UI is bundled with AI Beauty 2.0 features and the company claims that AI Beauty feature is capable enough to detect 296 facial points. The smartphone is equipped with AI stickers which can be accessed with the front and rear camera. The Oppo Realme 1 comes with Facial Recognition feature which unlocks the smartphone in just 0.1 seconds, but fingerprint sensor is missing on the smartphone.

In terms of connectivity, the Realme 1 has Bluetooth, micro USB, Wi-Fi and GPS and 4G VoLTE. Under the hood, it is powered by 3410 mAh battery. In terms of dimensions, it measures 156x75.3x7.8mm and the weight of the smartphone is 158 grams.