Realme 6i Announces Its Arrival on March 17

Realme 6i

Realme 6i Announces Its Arrival on March 17

Realme 6i is all set to launch on March 17. The launch is expected to happen in Myanmar. The new smartphone will come with a MediaTek Helio G80 SoC making it the first phone to be powered by the new chip. The Realme 6i will also feature a quad-camera setup on the back, and a single selfie shooter right on the waterdrop notch. It will also house a massive 5,000mAh battery, something that the company confirmed very recently in a lunch poster. Here’s a sneak peek into what we can expect from this new device.

Expected price and details of launch

The Realme 6i is expected to be cheaper than the Realme 6, which is priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB + 64GB variant, Rs. 14,999 for the 6GB + 128GB model, and Rs. 15,999 for the 8GB + 128GB variant. The phone will currently be available only in Myanmar, and there is no information on its availability in other markets. The launch is scheduled for March 17, 3pm MMT (2pm IST) at an online-only event. It is slated to take place on the Realme Myanmar Facebook page.

Confirmed specifications

The Realme 6i is powered by a MediaTek Helio G80 SoC which has two Cortex-A75 cores with a maximum clock speed of 2GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. The phone will have a quad camera setup on the back, with the primary being a 48-megapixel sensor. The front camera will be a 16-megapixel selfie shooter. The Realme 6i is confirmed to have a large 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W quick charging.

Rumoured specifications

According to a Geekbench listing, the Realme 6i is expected to run Android 10 with ColorOS 7.0 on top. There is still no information on the phone’s display. The listing of the phone also hints at 4GB RAM variant which will be one of the configurations the phone comes in. According to a FCC listing, the Realme 6i will be 164.4×75.4×9.0mm in size and weigh 195 grams. It might have a USB Type-C port for charging. The connectivity options could include Bluetooth v5.0, 4G LTE connectivity, NFC, FM Radio, and GPS.