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Realme 3 Pro makes its European debut, prices start at under €200

Realme is going after Xiaomi with the launch of the Realme 3 Pro in global markets.

Realme picked up a lot of momentum in a relatively short time by aggressively undercutting the likes of Xiaomi. The Realme 3 Pro in particular is a fantastic budget phone that raises the bar for the segment, offering a Snapdragon 710 and 16MP camera along with a 4045mAh battery.

The Realme 3 Pro made its debut in India earlier this year,  [Read More…]

Realme X gets special editions in Onion and Garlic, because why not

You have never seen special editions like these before.

Realme just unveiled the Realme X series in China, and there’s a lot to like. The Realme X and Realme X Lite have interesting designs and offer decent hardware for under $ 250, making them a solid alternative to the likes of what Xiaomi and Honor offer in this space.

Most manufacturers also launch special editions to make their products stand out, and Realme is no different in  [Read More…]

Realme X goes official with Snapdragon 710 and 48MP camera

The Realme X is a great option for those that want a feature-rich phone for under $ 250.

Most Chinese manufacturers start off in their home market, and target other regions as they grow. Realme is doing things the other way around — the brand made its debut in India just under a year ago, and it has managed to gain a decent amount of market share in a short time.

The main draw with Realme is  [Read More…]

Realme C2 with 4000mAh battery and Helio P22 unveiled in India for $85

Realme’s latest entry-level phone has a huge battery and a low price tag.

Realme has announced its latest entry-level phone, the C2. The phone has the same laser-cut pattern at the back as the Realme 2, and will be available in two color options: Diamond Blue and Diamond Black. What makes it exciting though is the price — the base 2GB/16GB model will go on sale in India for just ₹5,999 ($ 85), and the 3GB/32GB edition  [Read More…]

Realme 3 Pro review: Xiaomi has good reason to be worried

Realme has managed to deliver a truly fantastic phone, undercutting Xiaomi along the way.

I haven’t talked about Realme a lot, but the brand has done exceedingly well in India over the last 12 months. In that time it launched seven phones, racked up sales in excess of 2 million, and grabbed a vital foothold in India’s budget segment.

The brand’s origin story is interesting as it was designed for one reason and one reason alone: to  [Read More…]

Realme 2 Pro is an advanced mid-ranger coming with up to 8GB of RAM

Realme, a sub-brand of popular Chinese smartphone maker OPPO, this week has introduced a new handset called the Realme 2 Pro.

This is a powerful mid-range device that offers competitive specs at a highly affordable price. Targeting millennials, the Realme 2 Pro is marketed as having “Max Power, Max Style.”

The device arrives with a spacious 6.3-inch super-view full screen which features an impressive 90.8% screen-to-body ratio. It also has a waterdrop-like notch which Realme is calling “Dewdrop”. But in  [Read More…]

What is OPPO’s budget brand ‘Realme’ all about?

Despite their meteoric rise in the smartphone industry, not a lot of people have heard about OPPO and their mobile devices. Especially in the Western world.

Yet the company has been selling phones since 2011 and has largely done so in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa. But in 2018 OPPO has big plans for expansion, which might even include North America.

Nevertheless for the time being, the company has chosen to focus on the ever-expanding Indian market.

According  [Read More…]

What is OPPO’s budget brand, Realme all about?

Despite their meteoric rise in the smartphone industry, not a lot of people have heard about OPPO and their mobile devices. Especially in the Western world.

Yet the company has been selling phones since 2011 and has largely done so in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa. But in 2018 OPPO has big plans for expansion, which might even include North America.

Nevertheless for the time being, the company has chosen to focus on the ever-expanding Indian market.

According  [Read More…]

OPPO unveils $210 Realme 1 in India with Helio P60, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage

OPPO kicks off Realme sub-brand in India to take on Xiaomi’s Redmi series.

They say that imitation is the highest form of flattery, and that’s exactly what OPPO is doing with its new Realme sub-brand. The Chinese company unveiled the first product in the series, the Realme 1, and it’s immediately evident that OPPO is setting Xiaomi — particularly its Redmi series — in its sights.

OPPO is positioning the Realme 1 as a device that  [Read More…]