All the Chinese smartphone vendor seems to be in rush for launching the new devices in the market. After Xiaomi and Honor, it seems that Realme has opted for the same path. Just to recollect Realme has launched the U- series of smartphone last month and as per the fresh leaks, company is all set to launch the new Realme A- Series in the market, with Realme A1.
In a tweet by tipster Ishan Agarwal, Realme may be looking to launch a budget smartphone in India. This entry-level smartphone is tipped to launch soon, and expected to be priced below the Realme U1, which was launched in India last month.
Chinese smartphone maker Realme could very well be planning to launch another smartphone in the Indian market. In a tweet by tipster Ishan Agarwal, Realme may be looking to launch a budget smartphone in India. This entry-level smartphone is tipped to launch soon, close on the heels of the Realme U1 which was launched in India last month.
If we talk about the specifications of the Realme A1, there is a high possibility that the smartphone will be launched in 2GB RAM variants with internal memory 16GB and 32GB. It may come with a single-shooter on the rear, and possibly no biometrics. The smartphone may be powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 or a Snapdragon 430 SoC. As of now, neither Oppo nor Realme has chosen to comment on this development.
One of the first U-series, the Oppo spin-off smartphone maker launched the U1 recently and could be looking to launch a new smartphone for people who are first-time buyers. Realme could be looking to launch the entry-level smartphone for the domestic market and it could be dubbed as the Realme A1.
EXCLUSIVE! Realme will launch Realme A1 Budget Smartphone soon in India. Based on some exclusive info, it seems like the smartphone will be put below the Realme U1 in the lineup. The phone will be launched in Yellow & Black colours.#RealmeA1#Realme— Ishan Agarwal (@IshanAgarwal24) December 26, 2018
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As for the current Realme’s lineup of smartphones, the Realme C1 is the most affordable in the market. The C1 was launched with the Realme 2 Pro. The Realme A1 could be launched under the currently entry-level C1. The Realme C1 is currently sold in the market for Rs. 7,499. If the A1 is launched, the price could be well under the Rs. 6,000 mark.
The current entry-level model, the Realme C1 gets a host of several first-in-class features. The Realme C1 gets a 6.2-inch notch IPS LCD display (720×1520) with HD+ resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. The C1 is powered by a 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor running on 8-cores clocked to 1.8GHz. The C1 sports 2GB of RAM as well coupled with an Adreno 506 GPU. Internal storage is 16GB which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD.
On the optics part, the C1 gets a 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup on the rear. The front shooter is a 5-megapixel unit. The smartphone gets a 4,230mAh battery.
The Realme A1 is expected to go official in the first quarter of 2019. As the company has done for its other smartphones, the Realme A1 is expected to break cover in India first before arriving in other markets.