The Realme 1 has a fibreglass body with a glossy diamond-cut effect on the back.
The Realme 1 features a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) display with an aspect ratio of 18:9.
The Realme 1 has a 13-megapixel rear camera with a single-LED flash.
The smartphone has an 8-megapixel front camera with 296 facial recognition points as well as artificial intelligence features baked in.
While many smartphones in this price range have hybrid dual-SIM trays, the Realme 1 has dedicated slots for two Nano-SIMs and a microSD card.
A fingerprint sensor is conspicuous by its absence. Instead, the Realme 1 relies on facial recognition, plus the usual passcode options, for security.
The Realme 1 is powered by the Helio P60 processor paired with 3GB, 4GB or 6GB of RAM, depending on the variant you choose.
The Realme 1 has a non-removable 3,410mAh battery and runs Color OS 5.0 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo.
The Realme 1 features a speaker grille, a Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack at the bottom.