Realme 6 series has gone official with an online streaming event from the company. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus epidemic in the country, the company had cancelled the gathering official launch event and had decided to unveil them digitally. Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan has now become the new brand ambassador for the company, which is a significant move from the company to reach out to the masses, especially in the offline markets. Realme has introduced two new smartphones under its Realme 6 series, which comprise of the Realme 6 and the Realme 6 Pro smartphone. These are supposedly the mighty successor to its predecessor Realme 5 series. And, this article is about the larger Realme 6 Pro variant, while you can check out bout the Realme 6 smartphone here.
Design and Display
The Realme 6 Pro comes with a 6.6-inches 90Hz refresh rate display, which has a dual punch hole to carry the selfie shooters. The display comes with FHD+ resolution that also achieves a screen to body ratio of 90.6%. In addition to the 90Hz display, the Realme 6 Pro also features 120Hz touch sampling rate as well. This display future comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection.
This display is enclosed in a mixture of plastic and polycarbonate frame that is further enclosed in a 3D glass frame on the back, which features the company’s UV Gradient offset printing technology that achieves a lighting pattern on the rear of the device.
This 195g weighed Realme 6 Pro is offered in two colour variants including the Loghitnig Blue and Lighting Blue Orange.
Performance and Hardware
The Realme 6 Pro claims to be featuring the world’s first smartphone that features Qualcomm’s latest SNapdragon 720G processor, which is built on an 8nm process. It features Kryo 465 CPU that further delivers clock speeds of up to 2.3GHz. This SD 720G SoC also comes with Adreno 618GOU that is said to be having 75% improvements in terms of GPU.
To accompany the processor, the Realme 6 Pro is offered in either 6 or 8GB RAM and 64/12GB onboard storage. It further has expandable storage options of up to 256GB.
The Realme 6 Pro is powered by decent 4300mAh battery that further supports 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0
The Realme 6 Pro smartphone also features AI Quad Cameras on the rear, of which the 64MP Samsung-made GW1 sensor acts as the primary camera with f/1.8 aperture. Followed by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens that has an aperture of f/2.3, this sensor also offers a 119-degree field of video. These cameras are further accompanied by a 12MP Telephoto lens with f/2.5 aperture and a 2MP macro lens also with f/2.4 aperture and 4cm focus.
These rear cameras also feature additional modes, and to name a few, we have ultra 64MP mode, super nightscape mode, ultra macro mode, AI Scene recognition and more. These cameras feature UIS and support up to 4K video recording at 30fos.
On the front, as mentioned, the dual in-display punch hole selfie cameras feature a 16MP Sony IMX 471 selfie shooter with an aperture of f/2.0. It is accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens as well. And these cameras also offer additional functions such as portrait, AI beauty, HDR and more. It further supports 1080p video recording at 30fps.
On the software front, the Realme 6 Pro ships with Realme UI out-of-the-box, which is based on Google’s Android 10.
As for pricing, the Realme 6 Pro starts at Rs 16,999 for the base 6GB+64GB variant and Rs 17,999 for the 6+128GB variant and the larger 8GB+128GB variant comes at Rs 18,999.