Oppo’s India-only sub-brand is shamelessly going after Xiaomi’s Redmi line
Oppo’s latest entry-level cellphone isn’t even technically from Oppo however from a brand new funds model known as Realme, and is being dubbed the Realme 1.
Oppo is benefiting from promoting design-focused, entry-level smartphones on-line in India whereas concurrently mirroring efforts from one other Chinese language competitor, Xiaomi. Lookup Xiaomi’s funds model Redmi and it’s clear to see that Oppo had some inspiration, beginning with the gross sales mannequin.
The Realme 1 itself is the everyday funds Android cellphone. A 6-inch 2160 x 1080p show, operating with 3GB RAM, 32GB of storage, an octa-core Helio P60 chipset (4 2.0GHz Cortex A73 cores alongside 4 different Cortex A53 cores), and eventually 13 and eight megapixel cameras, front and back respectively.
What’s the catch? Effectively, no fingerprint sensor for one. Nonetheless, you do get a (skinned) model of Android eight.1 that comes with a software-based “facial recognition” characteristic. Regardless, cellular funds aren’t potential with the Realme 1’s facial recognition.
The 32GB Realme 1 will retail for ₹eight,990 ($135) whereas a dearer (and higher-end) 6GB RAM/128GB configuration exists for ₹13,990 ($205) , as nicely. Each units will probably be stable completely by means of Amazon India to start out.
Supply hyperlink – https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/5/15/17355680/oppo-amazon-india-xiaomi-realme-1-redmi