Oppo is getting ready to launch its first smartphone under a new sub-brand called Realme. The new sub-brand is meant to carry mid-range smartphones that are primarily designed for the youth. The Realme 1 launch event is set to kick-off at 12:30PM and it is taking place in Delhi. You can watch the live stream of Oppo Realme 1 launch on the company’s YouTube page and Facebook page.
The Realme brand will be launching as a part of Oppo’s partnership with Amazon India. As of now we don’t know a lot about the phone’s specifications. However, Amazon has created a microsite for the smartphone, which reveals some details about it. We know that the phone features a stylish diamond-cut back, similar to ones featured on the Oppo F7 and Oppo A3. Amazon’s page also showcases some details about AI-based selfie camera.
RealMe 1 rumored specifications and the features
Based on previous leaks, the smartphone is said to come with a 6-inch IPS LCD display, featuring a full HD+ resolution (2160 x 1080 pixels) with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The smartphone is expected to run on a MediaTek Helio P60 SoC and 6GB of RAM, with an internal storage of 128GB. The Realme 1 will also be supporting dual-SIM slots, one of which is said to be a hybrid SIM slot, which can also support expandable storage via SD card.
Watch: Oppo Realme 1 launch live stream
For photography, the Realme 1 is said to feature a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera. Both cameras are said to support AI-based features with multiple modes. The Realme 1 is expected to run on Color OS 5.0, based on Android 8.1 Oreo OS.
Expected to be a mid-range smartphone, the Realme 1 is likely to be priced between Rs. 15,000 to 20,000. Leaks have also hinted at a low-end variant, which can feature 4GB of RAM with 64GB of storage. The phone will be exclusively available on Amazon, shortly after the event.