Realme 6i - inexpensive gaming smartphone

19 March 2020

How much do smartphones cost for gamers? As a rule, not a lot. However, sometimes there are pleasant exceptions. A striking example of this is the Realme 6i. It is just introduced and pleases with a price tag of $176.

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Realme 6i is equipped with an 8-core MediaTek Helio G80 processor. The chip is positioned as a gaming. The platform is built on 12 nm technology and runs at clock speeds of up to 2 GHz.

The amount of RAM varies from 3 GB to 4 GB (depending on the package). For graphics is responsible for the built-in gas pedal ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2. To run most of the hits is enough.

It is offered to store files and applications on the flash drive eMMC 5.1. The base version of the Realme 6i has 64 GB of space, the top version - 128 GB. In addition, there is a high-capacity battery of 5000 mAh. Long to charge the device will not have to - thanks to the adapter for 18 watts.

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As for the screen, it is 6.5-inch. The panel is protected from scratches by tempered glass Gorilla Glass 3+. The resolution of the display is 1600 by 720 pixels. At the top there is a drop-shaped cutout. It hides a front lens for 16 MP.

There are no problems with the quality of the shooting. The rear camera is quadruple: 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP. Also at the back is a fingerprint scanner. It serves for quick identification of the user.

Completing the list are 3.5 mm headphone output, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and GPS / GLONASS / Beidou navigation. The OS is Android 10 with a proprietary Realme UI shell.

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There is a choice of 2 colors: green and white. Sales will start at the end of March. For the junior Realme 6i they are asking $176. The senior version will cost $212.