Realme – a new brand from Oppo – released its first device to the Indian smartphone market with a handset called the Realme 1 that offers leading technologies at an affordable price point.
Powered by the MediaTek Helio P60, the Realme 1 enjoys the world’s first 12nm AI CPU in the mid-market. This means that the Realme 1 is incredibly powerful while also having great battery life. In fact, the phone posts processing speeds of up to 50 percent faster than comparable devices in the market as well as 25 percent more power efficiency. The device also utilizes MediaTek’s NeuroPilot AI technology to deliver an enhanced edge in photography, from real-time beautification to real-time video previews. Aimed at meeting the needs and desires of the younger generation, the phone combines a sleek style with flagship features for facial detection, object and scene detection, learned battery management and streamlined gaming experiences.
Continuing a pursuit of excellence in the mid-market, the Helio P60 received further affirmation of its “New Premium” stamp with the release of the Realme 1. Here’s what’s being said about the chipset with its handset companion:
“The phone booted up fast and the touch interface was butter smooth, probably because of the 6GB of RAM and the Mediatek’s octa-core Helio P60 processor. In the limited time I used it, gaming and browsing was fast and without lags, even with multiple apps open in the background.” — Oppo Realme 1: Budget smartphone with impressive design, sleek performance, Abhik Sen, Business Standard
“When it comes to battery management, the AI processor, by learning and establishing the usage habits of users over time, can smartly allocate the tasks to each core and shut down some apps to improve the power efficiency.” — Oppo launches Realme 1 brand smartphone starting Rs. 8,990, DA Bureau, DigiAnalysys
“Christened Realme 1, the phone packs in the world’s first 12nm AI CPU MediaTek Helio P60 CPU coupled to a 6 GB RAM and 128 GB of ROM. The company also revealed the new gen processor allows for 50 percent performance increment while being 25 percent more frugal with the battery juice.” – New Realme 1 is the proverbial cat among the budget smartphone pigeons in India, Sovan Mandal, PC Tablet
“The phone comes with the World’s first 12nm AI CPU MediaTek Helio P60 together with AI Shot Technology and a huge 6GB RAM+128GB ROM storage version, offering the highest cost to value product in India.” — Realme 1 launched with 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM; Costs ₹13990, superuser, India City Blog
“With 12nm FinFET technology, MediaTek Helio P60 delivers incredible energy efficiency to extend device battery life. Realme 1’s processing speed is brilliantly faster with 50% overall performance improvement and up to 25% power efficiency than other devices in the segment.” — Realme 1 with 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM launched in India Priced at INR 13,990, Ganesh Mundhra, Technuter
“Design aside, the Realme 1 also boasts of an AI-powered MediaTek Helio P60 chipset coupled with 6GB of RAM. Realme says that the chipset comes with cooling power that will keep the phone from overheating even under intensive use, while the memory will allow for easy multitasking.”— Realme 1 launched: Full specs, key features, India price and everything else, Sanket Vijayasarathy, India Today