Realme 6 Series Unboxing & First Impressions: 7 Things You Should Know Right Away
Can Realme 6 series claim the best-selling throne again? Breaking the price barrier, both Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro this time have went out of their pricing categories to enter the upper-budget and mid-range segments respectively.
Powered by 64MP cameras, Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro both pack in some specs and features.
The company also introduced the Realme Band at Rs 1,499. Realme Band supports sleep tracking and real-time heart-rate monitoring with nine different sports modes including a special Cricket Mode.
Here’s our quick review about the all new Realme 6 smartphones.
- 1 New Punch-Hole Display: Notches Gone!
- 2 90Hz, 120Hz Displays: First Smartphones In This Price Range!
- 3 Gaming-Centric Chips: Helio G90T, Snapdragon 720G!
- 4 64MP Quad Cameras: The Best Camera Phones In The Range?
- 5 Punch-Hole Front Cameras: Dual, Single Shooters!
- 6 All New Realme UI: Based On Android 10!
- 7 Battery, Fast Charging: 30W VOOC 4.0 Here!
- 8 Prices: Realme 6, Realme 6 Pro
New Punch-Hole Display: Notches Gone!
Realme 6 Pro features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ screen without any notch. The company has chosen to go with a brand new dual hole-punch design for the Realme series. Realme 6 will come with a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display.
Realme 6 Pro comes with a dual selfie camera upfront, while Realme 6 houses a single punch-hole camera.
90Hz, 120Hz Displays: First Smartphones In This Price Range!
Realme 6 features a 6.5-inch Full HD+ 90Hz display offering a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels with a single punch-hole. It’s an edge to edge display offering a screen-to-body ratio of 90.5 per cent.
Realme 6 Pro is now a part of the Realme X line-up, it will target the mid-range segment.
The 6 Pro comes with a 6.6-inch FHD+ LCD display with a refresh rate of 90Hz. It is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 with dual punch-holes offering a screen-to-body ratio of 90.60 per cent.
Gaming-Centric Chips: Helio G90T, Snapdragon 720G!
Realme 6 will run on the MediaTek gaming-centric processor, the Helio G90T SoC. It’s the same chip which currently powers the much-popular Redmi Note 8 Pro. Realme 6 Pro will run on the newly launched Qualcomm gaming-centric processor, the Snapdragon 720G SoC.
Both being gaming-centric chips, these new chips show Realme is not taking the gaming part easy, and these chips will make sure the new Realme 6 series is the apt choice for gaming.
Both Snapdragon 720G and Helio G90T will pair with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, storage expandable via a microSD card up to 256GB.
64MP Quad Cameras: The Best Camera Phones In The Range?
Realme 6 phones will come with 64MP powered quad camera systems. Realme 6 comes with a quad camera setup featuring a 64-megapixel main f/1.8 sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle f/2.3 sensor, a 2-megapixel macro f/2.4 sensor, and a 2-megapixel monochromatic f/2.4 sensor.
Realme 6 Pro features a four camera system featuring a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 primary f/1.8 sensor coupled with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle (119-degree) f/2.3 sensor.
Further, the system will have a 12-megapixel telephoto f/2.5 lens and a 2-megapixel macro f/2.4 sensor.
Punch-Hole Front Cameras: Dual, Single Shooters!
The company has chosen to go with a brand new dual hole-punch design for the Realme series. Realme 6 Pro comes with a dual selfie camera setup upfront which includes a 16-megapixel main shooter and an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle selfie shooter.
Upfront, Realme 6 comes with a single 16-megapixel front camera housed in the punch-hole.
All New Realme UI: Based On Android 10!
Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro, both the smartphones run the new Realme UI based on the latest Android 10. Realme UI is based on the ColorOS 7 by Oppo, and it’s also based on Android 10. The new interface has some new additional customisations with a more stock Android look.
Such new features are: Animated Wallpapers, Dual Earphone Connection, Smart Sidebar, Private Information Protection, Screen-off Display and Dark Mode.
Battery, Fast Charging: 30W VOOC 4.0 Here!
Realme 6 is backed by a 4,300mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging. Realme 6 Pro is also backed by a 4,300mAh battery with support for the 30W fast charging technology.
It’s the brand new Super VOOC 4.0 fast charging technology.
Prices: Realme 6, Realme 6 Pro
Realme 6 Pro price in India starts at Rs 16,999 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. Realme 6 mid-end model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at Rs 17,999 and finally, the 8GB RAM with 128GB model will sell at Rs. 18,999, respectively.
Realme 6 Pro will be available via Flipkart and Realme.com, starting March 13.
Realme 6 will sell starting at Rs12,999 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. The model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will sell at Rs 14,999 and the 8GB RAM model with 128GB storage at Rs 15,999. Realme 6 will be available via Flipkart.