Realme finally releases its $20 Xiaomi Mi Band competitor

Saturday, 07 Mar, 2020

Realme has today announced the launch of its latest smartphones, the Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro, in India. It will soon be available on Amazon and offline stores across India. The Realme 6 also comes in three variants - 8GB RAM 128GB storage priced at Rs 15,999, 6GB RAM and 128GB storage priced at Rs 14,999 and 4GB RAM and 64GB storage priced at Rs 12,999. It comes in three colours: Green, Yellow and Black.

Alongside full HD videos at 120fps, the Realme 6 Pro can also shoot 4K videos at 30fps, and is powered by the same battery and fast charging setup as the Realme 6.

The Realme 6 can be configured with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage. The realme website is also offering an early access sale. Realme has even added lighting up effect across the punch hole of the camera to make it more appealing. Both the smartphones are loaded with 90Hz refresh rate.

The company has officially teased that the Redmi Note 9 Pro will have a quad-camera setup at the back.

Realme 6 Pro specifications Realme 6 Pro is the successor of the a year ago launched Realme X. The smartphone comes in two colour options - Lighting Blue and Lighting Orange.

The realme 6 will be on sale from 12 pm on March 11 on Flipkart and the realme 6 Pro will be available on the shopping site at the same time on March 13. Realme 6 comes in two colour options of "Comet White" and "Comet Blue". Higher-specced models will set you back by Rs. 17,999 ($245) and Rs. 18,999 ($259), respectively. Customers can get Rs 1,000 off on Axis Bank credit and debit cards. Both the handsets ship with Realme UI based on Android 10. With IP68 water resistance, heart rate sensor and a bunch of sport modes for the fitness enthusiasts, the band is launched at the price of ₹1,499.

At an empty venue today, Realme unveiled three of its most-awaited products: the Realme 6, 6 Pro, and the fitness Band.

The LCD screen, which measures 6.5 inches diagonally, is now FHD+ and has a 90Hz refresh rate, as well as a touch sampling rate of 120Hz and a peak brightness equivalent to 480 nits. The band has a 0.96-inch colour display with 5, single button for navigating and 5 dial faces.

For photography and videography, Realme 6 features a 64MP f/1.8 primary shooter, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, and two 2MP sensors for portraits and macro photography. The Realme 6 Pro also comes with ultra-linear speakers, Dolby Atmos certification, and support for ISRO's NavIC satellite for more precise navigation. The smartphone offers dual selfie cameras with a 16MP Sony IMX471 camera and an 8MP ultra-wide angle lens. The Realme 6 series phones also come with a quad-camera setup at the rear, featuring a 64MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright GW1 primary sensor.

Both the Realme 6 and the Realme 6 Pro comes with a 4,300mAh battery. On the hardware front, the Realme 6 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G90T processor along with up to 8GB of RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage.