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The Realme brand started off as a sub-brand of OPPO back in 2010. Realme was spun off from OPPO in 2018 and now operates as an independent brand under BBK Electronics. The brand is known for its range of affordable budget and mid-range phones but they’ve also delved into flagship phones, accessories, and IoT products. Visit the Realme forums.

Realme 1, Realme 2, and Realme 2 Pro will get the Realme 3’s new Nightscape feature

Oppo branched Realme off into a separate sub-brand, focusing heavily on online sales and attracting technology-focused individuals who are on a tight budget. As a result, Realme smartphones boast of good value mainly through their affordable price tags, and a good mix of specifications and features that lets them stand out from the competition, even...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3 forums are open

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro was launched in India last week, bringing in features like the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, a dual rear camera setup comprising of a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor, Quick Charge 4 support and more. However, the biggest selling point of the device is its price, which makes it one...

Realme 3 launches in India with a waterdrop notch, MediaTek Helio P70, 4230mAh battery, and more

At its launch event in New Delhi today, Realme officially announced the Realme 3. The successor to last year’s Realme 2, the new device claims to bring improved camera performance along with an attractive design. Realme, a sub-brand of Oppo, was formed in May 2018 as an online-exclusive brand and has emerged as a solid...

[Update: Rolling out] Realme will allow bootloader unlocking for the Realme 1 later this month

Realme, OPPO's online-only spin-off, has been fairly popular in India thanks to its attractively-priced offerings. Due to the response earned by its devices, Realme recently secured the fourth place position among the top five smartphone brands in India, overtaking its parent OPPO. It was also the second most successful smartphone brand operating with an online-only...

Realme 3 will come with a MediaTek Helio P70 in India and P60 in other markets

In less than a year since its launch, smartphone brand Realme has made its mark in India. It entered the list of top 5 smartphone brands in the country and even knocked its parent OPPO out of the fourth position. The company has already released six devices in the entry-level and budget segments - including...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro, POCO F1, Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2, Realme 2 Pro, and others are on sale on Flipkart

Over the last year, Flipkart and Amazon have continued to offer sales on smartphones at regular intervals. These sales offer phones at significantly discounted prices as well as a bank offer. Quite a few sales of this type were held in the months of October, November, and December. Now, Flipkart is back with a mega...

Realme will open exclusive retail stores in India later this year

Realme started off as a branding within Oppo, but was later spun into its own company and brand that focused on catering to the "youth" audience. Realme smartphones have started gathering momentum in India, where they are seen as another alternative to the likes of Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Samsung and Asus. While Realme phone aren't perfect...

Realme 2 Pro users can now unlock the bootloader

The smartphone market is largely divided into three major segments: high-end, mid-range, and low-end/budget devices. Some companies like Samsung, Huawei, and others have made their mark in the high-end Android market, while others, including Motorola and Xiaomi, have found more success in the low-end arena. OPPO recently created a new sub-brand called Realme to focus...

Realme is working on a 48MP camera phone alongside the Realme 3

Most high-end, flagship smartphones these days are shipping with camera sensors around the 12MP mark. With our current technologies, this seems to be the sweet spot for the best all-around camera even though there are sensors out there with a higher MP count. While these higher MP camera sensors are good for most situations, a...

Realme U1 with MediaTek Helio P70 launched in India for ₹11,999

Realme is an emerging smartphone brand in India, with a focus on budget and early mid-range segments. Realme started off as an online-only sub-brand of OPPO, but then later on, became its own separate brand. Realme devices ar seen to undercut the competition on their price value, and hence, coming up as viable alternatives despite...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro and Realme 2 Pro forums are open

Xiaomi recently announced their latest mid-range offering, the Redmi Note 6 Pro, which has also just arrived in India. While it bears many similarities with its direct predecessor, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, it also brings iterative improvements such as a bigger 19:9 display with a wide notch and improved cameras to make it...

Realme will allow Realme 1 and Realme 2 Pro users to unlock the bootloader

Realme, the OPPO sub brand, made waves in the Indian market with the launch of the Realme 1, selling as many as 400,000 units in 40 days. This was followed up by the launch of the Realme 2, and then the Realme 2 Pro. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC for a starting price...