Today the Chinese smartphone company Realme launched in India via online launch. The company had to cancel the launch event due to Coronavirus spread in the country and ultimately had to adjust by launching its new Realme 6 Series via webcast. The company today introduced two smartphones Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro. According to the company the phone is being manufactured in India and will be available via online and offline retailers simultaneously. In the coming months, the device will reach other parts of the world.
The company also revealed that Realme 6 Pro will have support for ISRO developed NavIC out of the box as it is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 720G chipset. Alongside the company also launched its first fitness band called Realme Band in India.
Pricing and availability
The company launched Realme 6 in three RAM and storage variants. The 4GB RAM with 64GB storage option comes with a price tag of Rs 16,999, while the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage model comes at Rs 14,999 and the 8GB RAM with 128GB memory option will be available at Rs 15,999. The device will be offered in two colour options: Comet Blue and Comet White. This model will go on sale in the country on March 11 at 12 noon onwards.
Realme 6 Pro will be offered in three storage and RAm options. The 6GB RAM with 64GB storage can be bought at Rs 16,999 while the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage comes at Rs 17,999 and the 8GB RAM with128GB storage will cost you Rs 18,999. It will be available in two colour variants: Lightning Blue and Lightning Orange. The smartphone will go on sale in the country from March 13 at 12 noon onward. Both Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro can be purchased via e-commerce platform Flipkart, Realme.com and offline retailers in the country.
Realme 6 specifications
Realme 6 features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ Ultra Smooth hole-punch display with 1080×2400 pixels of resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It offers 90 Hz of refresh rate and 90.5 percent screen-to-body ratio. The handset runs on Realme UI on top of Android 10. Under the hood, there is an octa-core MediaTek Helio G90T processor paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage that can be expanded up to 256Gb via microSD card.
On the imaging front, there is a quad rear camera set up that includes Samsung GW1 64-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture. Furthermore, there is an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.3 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture. On the front Realme 6 sports a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. The device comes with a 4,300mAh battery with 30W Flash Charge tech.
Realme 6 Pro specifications
Realme 6 Pro is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 720G processor with Adreno 618 GPU. The chipset is paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The internal memory can be expanded up to 256G with the help of a microSD card. The device runs on Realme UI based on the top of Android 10. It features a bigger 6.6-inch full-HD+ Ultra Smooth with dual hole-punch display and 90HZ of refresh rate. It offers 1080×2400 pixels of resolutions with a 20:9 aspect ratio and a 90.6 percent screen-to-body ratio. The display is protected with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
Realme 6 Pro equips a quad rear camera set up consisting of a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 main sensor with f/1.8 aperture. It is further assisted by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.3 aperture, a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with 20X hybrid zoom and f/2.5 aperture and a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture. The camera setup supports 4K video recording. On the front display, there is a dual camera set up that includes a 16-megapixel main sensor and an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens.
In terms of connectivity, the smartphone includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NavIC, and a USB Type-C port. Whereas sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
The handset houses a 4,300mAh battery that is supported by 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 fast charging technology.
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