REALME 6 Posts on XDA

TWRP is now available for the Samsung Galaxy A20/A30, 2019 SHIELD TV, and Realme 6/7

It's always good news when a new device gets official support for the TWRP custom recovery. While the rise of GSIs and projects like Magisk has made recoveries not as essential as they were in the past as you can now successfully root or even change operating systems without flashing a custom recovery on newer...

Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 Early Access announced for Realme 6, X3, X2, C12, and C15

Shortly after Google rolled out the first stable build of Android 11 for its Pixel lineup, Realme showcased Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11. The latest software release from the Chinese brand packed several new features from OPPO's ColorOS 11, including new customization options, performance improvements, privacy features, and more. A few days after...

Realme devices are getting a new “Smooth Scrolling” feature

Since its release, Realme's custom Android software, Realme UI, has managed to create its own loyal fanbase. The initial version of Realme UI is based on Android 10, while the upcoming second generation of the skin should be integrated on top of Android 11. Android purists might not like Realme's take on the operating system,...

Google Play Services for AR now supports the Motorola Edge, Realme 6, Samsung Galaxy A31/41, Sony Xperia 1 II, and more

Google Play Services for AR (formerly Google ARCore) is a software service from the company that enables applications to create augmented reality experienced on devices without any need for dedicated hardware. While the service uses a device's existing cameras and sensors for the AR experience, Google has to work with OEMs to create custom calibration...

Energy Ring battery indicator now supports many new devices from Realme, Xiaomi, Honor, Motorola, and iQOO

From "Edgeless Displays" without physical buttons to wrap-around panels boasting a whopping 180.6% screen-to-body ratio, smartphone manufacturers have tried to push the limits in the war on bezels. Putting aside those futuristic concept phones, notches and pop-up cameras are indeed useful to present a near bezel-less experience. The hole-punch design is another viable alternative to...

Kernel sources for the Realme 6, 6 Pro, C3 and 5i are now available

Android is built on top of the Linux kernel, thus companies are required to provide the source code, upon request, of any Linux kernel binaries they distribute on devices they sell. Most major OEMs do fulfill this commitment by making the source code publicly available, but the uploaded source releases often lack critical components and/or...

Realme 6 launches in Europe with 90Hz displays, 64MP cameras, MediaTek Helio G90T alongside Realme 6i and Realme C3 Global variant

Realme has had quite an eventful year so far. While the majority of its launches this year have catered to Asian markets, especially India, the company did launch in 5G flagship – the Realme X50 Pro (first impressions) – in Europe and in India last month. Since then, the COVID-19 pandemic has slowed down its...

Realme 6, 6 Pro, 2, 2 Pro, and C1 get updates with March 2020 security patches

With the launch of the Realme X2 Pro in October 2019, Realme entered the flagship segment. Their subsequent flagship – Realme X50 Pro, powered by a 5G enabled Snapdragon 865 chipset - greatly helped the BBK Electronics-owned brand to cement a place in the elite category. The mid-range tier is not completely left behind either,...

Forums for the Moto G8, Realme 6 series, Black Shark 3 series, and OPPO Find X2 Pro are now open

The season of phone launches for 2020 is kicking into high gear. This week alone, we saw phone announcements from Motorola, Realme, Black Shark, and OPPO. As usual, we have opened up forums for all of these devices, which include the Moto G8, Realme 6 series, Black Shark 3 series, and OPPO Find X2 Pro. First,...

Realme 6 and 6 Pro launched in India with 90Hz hole-punch displays and 30W fast charging

Realme has had a great start this year with the launch of the budget-friendly Realme C3 and its first 5G flagship, the Realme X50 Pro. In my review of the Realme C3, I found the MediaTek Helio G70 powered device to be a great option for mobile gamers on a budget, while Adam from our...