“The Realme U1 will be the first smartphone to rock the latest MediaTek Helio P70 chipset”
Realme is all set to embark its new smartphone series with ‘U’ branding in India today. This will be the third line up from the company after Realme 1 and Realme C1 series. The first smartphone in the lineup is called Realme U1 and the company will be unveiling the device at an event in the country shortly. The handset is touted as the first device to rock MediaTek’s Helio P70 chipset, which is a successor to Helio P60 SoC.
How to watch Realme U1 India launch event live stream
The Realme U1 launch event in India is slated to start at 12:30 pm today. Amazon India has already created a ‘Notify Me’ page for the phone, as details of its sale are expected at the launch venue. For its fans, the company will be live streaming the event on its social networking platforms, such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. We have embedded the YouTube video link below for you to watch the stream live.
Realme U1 specifications
As mentioned above, the Realme U1 will be driven by MediaTek Helio P70 chipset. The new P70 is an octa-core silicon and uses TSMC 12nm FinFET process. The handset with alleged model number RMX1833 was recently spotted running benchmarking test Antutu on which it registered a score of 1,45,021.
Moving on, the handset is likely to feature teardrop-style notch display, just like the Realme 2 Pro (review). The display size is not known at the moment, but it’s expected to bear a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels (Full HD+) and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The phone is rumoured to come with 25MP selfie shooter and a dual-rear camera setup. Lastly, a beefy 4,230mAh battery with VOOC Super Charge support is tipped to fuel the Android 9 Pie-powered Realme U1. We shall have the complete specs sheet of the handset, once it goes official.
|Octa core (2.1 GHz, Quad Core + 2 GHz, Quad core)|
|MediaTek Helio P70|
|3 GB RAM|
|6.3 inches (16 cm)|
|1080x2340 px, 409 PPI|
|13 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary Cameras|
|25 MP Front Camera|