Realme just launched its new smartphone Realme U1. This smartphone will be available on Amazon on 5th December. Realme U1 comes with a dewdrop notch and have a 6.3-inch display ( 90.8% screen to body ratio ). This smartphone has a separate slot for memory card and has a battery life of 3,500 mAh. The key highlight of this smartphone is its selfie camera which is of 25MP.
INSIDE THE BOX
Realme U1 comes in a Grey color box, the box contains sim ejector tools, Micro USB data cable, 5v adaptor, transparent cover, screen protect film(applied) and some basic guides.
BUILD AND DESIGN
Realme U1 looks like a classy shiny device. This smartphone weighs around 168 grams. Realme gives you 3 different slots in sim tray for 2 nano sim and 1 for SD card. This smartphone has all the sensor present in any other mid-range smartphone i.e Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer.
Realme U1 also has a fingerprint sensor and face unlock. The fingerprint sensor is fast and accurate and same for the face unlock but face unlock doesn’t work in the dark.
This device has a 6.3-inch ( 90.8% screen to body ratio ) full HD display with dewdrop screen. The resolution is 1080×2340 pixels at a PPI of 409 pixels per inch. Realme U1 has dewdrop screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The dewdrop notch makes it more classy.
This smartphone is available in three different:-
1. Brave Blue
2. Fiery Gold
3. Ambitious Black
RAM AND STORAGE
Realme U1 comes with 2 variants:-
1. 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage
2. 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage
Realme gives you an option to increase the external storage space up to 256GB
Realme U1 has an octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 chipset clocked at 2.1GHz. This smartphone runs on Android 8.1 OS. Realme U1 is the first handset which has MediaTek Helio P70, this processor is the upgraded version of MediaTek Helio P60.
Games like PUG and Asphalt 8 runs smoothly in this smartphone. You can play heavy games in easily without any disturbance in low and medium mode. If you play games for hours the phone heats up but it doesn’t get uncomfortably hot.
The key highlight of this smartphone is t’s selfie camera which if 25MP with f/2.0 aperture. The front camera can also create a software-generated depth effect. The selfie camera performs very well even in the low light and even when I disabled the AI beauty mode I got the perfect pictures.
The Rear camera is 13MP + 2MP. In rear camera, you get a portrait with several studio lighting options. The rear camera also performs very well but it takes a time to locking focus during macro shots.
BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY
In terms of connectivity, this smartphone has 3G, 4G, Wifi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB connectivity.
Realme U1 has a 3,500mAh battery which can last long a day with heavy usage. In the battery drain test, the phone performs very well it last long for 16 hours which is quite good and recharging takes 2.5 hours. The battery life of this smartphone is too good in this range smartphones.
- Realme U1 with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage costs 11,999
- REalme U1 with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage costs 14,499
The sale of Realme U1 will be on 5 December on Amazon