New Delhi: Realme U1 will go for its first sale in India on Wednesday. The phone will be available exclusively on amazon at 12:00 PM.
The Online-focused Chinese smartphone maker launched the Realme U1 in India last week. Realme U1 with 3+32GB storage variant has been priced at Rs 11,999 while the 4+64GB variant will come at Rs 14,499.
Realme India has tweeted:
The day to become #IndiasSelfiePro is finally here!
Experience unlimited power & capture flawless selfies with #RealmeU1 as it goes on sale for the 1st time at 12 noon today!
Buy on @amazonIN : https://t.co/D34xRbVNDD
Also available on Realme website: https://t.co/N3oPmlbfWY pic.twitter.com/KQSeCir66I
— Realme (@realmemobiles) December 4, 2018
The U1 is powered by MediaTek Helio P70 processor. The Helio P70 chipset comes with CPU (central processing unit) and GPU (graphics processing unit) upgrades for more powerful AI processing, and also brings upgraded imaging and camera support, a gaming performance boost and advanced connectivity features.
Helio P70's enhanced AI engine delivers a 10 to 30 percent AI processing boost compared to the Helio P60. Helio P70 comes with a 4G LTE modem and 300MBit/s (megabit per second) of download performance.
The RealmeU1 comes with a 6.3 inch FHD+ Dewdrop Full Screen with a 90.80 percent screen-to-body ratio. It houses a 13+2MP Dual camera with features like portrait lighting, slow-mo, bokeh effect, AI Scene detection. On the front it is equipped with the 25 MP Sony flagship sensor - IMX 576.
Those looking to buy the phone can choose from three colour options --Ambitious Black, Brave Blue and Fiery Gold.
Born as OPPO's sub-brand, Realme is now an independent brand targeting at global youth with an "India-first" approach.
In July, the company had announced that it is separating from OPPO to become a distinct entity and will be headed by Sky Li, former senior executive and head of OPPO India.