Realme is an offshoot of the Chinese brand Oppo, and aims to provide smartphones under Rs. 20,000 for the "young people around the world." It is led by former Oppo Global VP Sky Li and was launched in May 2018. Realme's latest mobile launch is the U1. The smartphone was launched in November 2018. The phone comes with a 6.30-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2340 pixels at a PPI of 409 pixels per inch.
The Realme U1 is powered by 2.1GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Realme U1 packs a 13-megapixel (f/2.2) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) primary camera on the rear and a 25-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Realme U1 runs Android 8.1 Oreo and is powered by a 3500mAh non removable battery. It measures 157.00 x 74.00 x 8.00 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 168.00 grams.
The Realme U1 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, Micro-USB, FM, Active 4G on both SIM cards, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Face unlock, Fingerprint sensor, Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.