Today we finally welcome Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro, two new mid-range smartphones that bring great news compared to their predecessors just five months away. We refer specifically to the new CPUs, the display refresh rate and the fast charging technology.
Official Realme 6 and 6 Pro: Specifications and prices
Let's start with the first of the two smartphones, the Realme 6. The device arrives with the recent MediaTek Helio G90T, a gaming-oriented chipset with a 12nm production process. The processor adopts eight cores in total, with two 76GHz Cortex A2,05 cores and six 55GHz Cortex-A2 cores (more efficient); while the GPU is a Mali-G76 MC4 GPU and is paired with 4GB, 6GB or 8GB of RAM. The smartphone in two 64 GB and 128 GB versions of UFS 2.1 internal memory; both will have a dedicated microSD slot next to the dual SIM slots.
The hardware just mentioned powers a 6,5-inch diagonal LCD display, (like the predecessor Realme 5), but the resolution has been increased to FullHD + and now comes with a refresh rate of 90Hz. Also in the display there is also a 16MP camera with 1 / 3,1 ″ sensor and F / 2.0 focal aperture; all covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Turning to the back, there are four cameras here. This includes a 64MP main, Samsung ISOCELL Bright GW1 sensor, an 8MP ultra wide secondary with f / 2.3 focal aperture, a 2MP dedicated macro and a 2MP B&W to improve image quality.
The smartphone equips a 4.300mAh battery that can be recharged from 0 to 100% in an hour thanks to the 30W charger included in the package.
Finally, as far as prices are concerned, three versions are available: 4/64 GB for 160 €, 6/128 GB at a cost of 180 € and 8/128 GB at a price of 195 €. Realme 6 can only be booked in India at the moment, on the Flipkart and Realme.com websites; the actual sale will begin on March 11.
Let's go now to see the Realme 6 Pro, a device that differs enough from the basic version. Here Realme has indeed gone with the brand new Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G. A chipset with 8nm production processor and which integrates a 465 GHz octa-core Kryo 2,3 CPU and an Adreno 618 GPU; then pair with 6GB or 8GB of RAM.
The Realme 6 Pro features a 6,6 ″ LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate and FullHD + resolution. We have a pillar hole in the upper left which houses two front cameras. These include a 471MP Sony IMX16 sensor with f / 2.0 aperture and an 8MP ultra wide sensor with a 105 degree field of view.
You don't mess with rear cameras either. Here we find a 64MP main camera, accompanied by a 12MP telephoto lens with f / 2.5 aperture, an 8MP ultra wide camera and a 2MP macro lens. In addition, the Realme 6 Pro supports UIS and UIS Max video stabilization.
The battery on the Realme 6 Pro is the same as the basic version, therefore with a capacity of 4.300mAh with support for fast charging from 30 W.
Finally, the Realme 6 Pro is in presale starting from € 208 for the 6 / 64GB version. The 6/128 GB version costs € 220 instead, while the best 8/128 GB option will go on sales at € 230. As for Realme 6, the Pro version will also be sold only in India for the moment, specifically on the Flipkart store and the Realme official website starting from March 13th.
We also remember that both smartphones run on Realme UI based on Android 10. The Pro version also supports the NavIC navigation system, or the satellite system of India.
Now tell us yours. What do you think of these two mid-range? Let us know in the comments section below!