Realme U1 With 25 Megapixel Front Camera Launched in India

Realme U1 With 25 megapixel Front Camera Launched in India, The Shenzhen based Chinese smartphone manufacturer Realme launched a new smartphone in the Indian market at the Realme U1’s launch event in New Delhi. This is the first smartphone in the world to feature Helio P70 SoC, and first smartphone in Realme U series.

Realme U1

Key features of the U1 smartphone are its 6.3 inch display with a waterdrop notch, up to 4GB of RAM, dual rear camera

setup, 25 mega pixel selfie camera, AI Face Unlock etc. Recently, Realme Separates From Oppo to Create Independent Brand, Aims to Create Smartphones for ‘Young People Around the World‘ It is yet to be seen whether Realme will continue to be part of BBK Electronics, Oppo’s parent company.

Realme U1 Smartphone Specifications –

Realme U1Details
GENERAL
Release dateNovember 2018
Launched in IndiaYes
Form factorTouchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh)3,500 mAh battery unit
Removable batteryNo
Resolution1080x2340 pixels
Fast chargingNo
Wireless chargingNo
ColourAmbitious Black, Brave Blue, and Fiery Gold
DISPLAY
Display size6.3 inch full-HD+ LCD display
Ratio19.5:9 aspect ratio
Measures157x74x8mm
Touchscreen Yes
Weight168 grams
NotchYes, Waterdrop
HARDWARE
ProcessorOcta core
Processor make MediaTek Helio P70 System On Chipset
RAM 3 GB RAM & 4 GB of RAM
Internal storage 32 GB internal storage & 64 GB internal storage
Expandable storage 256 GB Storage
MicroSD slotYes
CAMERA
Rear Dual cameraYes
Rear camera 13 mega pixel primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture + 2 mega pixel secondary camera with an f/2.4 aperture
Rear flashYes
Rear camera featuresSlow motion video, AI Scene Detection, AI Face Unlock feature and Bokeh effect
Front camera 25 mega pixel Sony IMX576 sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, 1.8-micron pixels, and 4-in-1 pixels
Front camera featuresBack ight mode, AI Beauty+ mode, 296 identification point, Smarter Groupie feature
Front flashNo
SOFTWARE
SkinFuntouch OS 5.2
Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
CONNECTIVITY
Wi-FiYes, Single band
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPS Yes
BluetoothBluetooth V 4.2
Number of SIMs 2
Micro USB portYes
Headphone JackYes, 3.5mm audio jack
OTG supportYes
Fm RadioYes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA CDMA
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
SIM 2
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMACDMA
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
SENSORS
Proximity sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer No
Finger Print sensorYes, rear
AccelerometerYes
Ambient light sensor Yes
GyroscopeYes
PriceRs. 11,999 for the 3 GB RAM / 32 GB internal storage model
Rs 14,999 for the 4 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage model

Diving into the details, The smartphone flaunts a  6.3 inch full-HD+ LCD display with a resolution of  1080×2340 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 90.8 percent screen-to-body ratio, 2.5D curved glass, a pixel density of 409ppi, a peak brightness of 450 nits, for protection Gorilla Glass 3 measures 157x74x8mm and weighs 168 grams.

Under the hood, Realme U1 is powered by the octa core MediaTek Helio P70 system on chipset clocked up to 2.1GHz, clubbed with ARM G72 GPU. It comes in two variants 3 GB Ram / 32 GB storage and 4 GB Ram / 64GB storage options. Storage can be expanded up to 256 GB with a microSD card.

Talking about the camera, the handset sports dual rear camera setup a 13 mega pixel primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a 2 mega pixel secondary camera with an f/2.4 aperture, paired with a LED flash. Realme U1 camera features Portrait Lighting, Slow motion video up to 90fps, AI Scene Detection, AI Face Unlock feature and Bokeh effect. On the front, there is a 25 mega pixel Sony IMX576 sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, 1.8-micron pixels, and 4-in-1 pixels.

Realme is also touting a Backlight mode, which keeps both the background and foreground in focus despite bright backlighting behind the subject. An AI Beauty+ mode, optimised for Indian complexions, featuring 296 identification point. There is also the Smarter Groupie feature that gives customized beautification for multiple subjects in a single photo.

As for Connectivity options Realme U1 comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / A-GPS / GLONASS, micro USB port, OTG support, and 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors include ambient light sensor, gravity sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. On the whole, the smartphone is backed by a 3,500 mAh battery. Moreover, the smartphone boots ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo and there is also a fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone.

Realme U1 Price and Offers – 

The smartphone is priced at Rs. 11,999 for the 3 GB RAM / 32 GB internal storage variant and Rs 14,999 for the 4 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage variant. The smartphone is exclusive to Amazon India and will available from 12 pm IST on December 5 in three color options – Ambitious Black, Brave Blue, and Fiery Gold. Nevertheless, Customers purchasing the smartphone will get 5 percent cashback on SBI cards, no cost EMIs offer, and Jio benefits up to 4.2TB Jio 4G data.

Earlier, the Chinese maker launched Realme C1 smartphone in India Priced at Rs. 6,999. Realme C1 sports a 6.2 inch display with an iPhone X like display notch. It is powered by the octa core Snapdragon 450 SoC with 2GB of RAM and runs ColorOS 5.1 custom skin based on Android 8.1 Oreo. In terms of design, the smartphone has a glass panel on the back and a prominent chin below the display.

In terms of optics, Realme C1 sports a dual camera setup a 13 mega pixel primary camera and 2 mega pixel secondary camera. On the front, there is a 5 mega pixel camera with AI Face Unlock support. Storage can be extended with a microSD card slot up to 256 GB.

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