“Realme’s upcoming smartphone will be the first one in India to be powered by MediaTek’s latest processor”
At MediaTek’s event at IMC 2018, it was confirmed today that Realme’s next smartphone will be powered by its latest processor for mid-range phones, the Helio P70. Realme’s upcoming smartphone, details about which are still unknown, will be the first smartphone in India to be powered by the Helio P70 processor. It will be launched in 2018, in line with MediaTek’s announcement yesterday that the first handsets with the new chipset will hit the market as early as next month.
MediaTek’s Helio P70 SoC, which was unveiled yesterday as the successor to the Helio P60, boasts of enhanced AI capabilities. The processor has been built for mid-range smartphones, which reiterates that Realme’s upcoming smartphone will not be too highly priced, just like its other handsets. The processor comes with upgraded imaging and camera support, enhanced gaming performance, and advanced connectivity features.
Talking about the latest offering by Realme, the company launched two smartphones, namely the Realme 2 Pro and Realme C1 in India last month. Both smartphones are budget friendly, with Realme 2 Pro being the most affordable smartphone in India with 8GB of RAM. Whereas the Realme C1 is one of the most affordable smartphones with dual rear cameras in the country.
There are no details about the upcoming smartphone by Realme yet, other than what processor it’ll be powered by. We’ll update as and when more details about the smartphone come in, so stay tuned!