The mid-range segment is where the competition is at its most fierce, and Chinese players are making a killing. Amongst these, Realme, in particular, has been on a roll with a steady launch schedule that constantly ups the ante as far as spec packages go.
Realme recently launched the Realme 6 series in Pakistan. The new Smartphones flaunt 90Hz refresh rate panels, offer quad-lens camera setups, and run on the latest Realme UI based on Android 10 out-of-the-box.
These features make the new Realme devices the most feature-packed budget and mid-range Android smartphones in the country. We are going to focus on the Realme 6 Pro’s performance in the following in-depth review.
It is the first smartphone in the world to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G mobile platform. The price of the Realme 6 Pro 8GB RAM & 128GB of storage in Rs. 54,999/-
Realme 6 Pro Offers A Feature-Packed Camera Setup
Highlighting feature of the Realme 6 Pro is its 64MP quad-lens camera setup. The quad array camera has a 64MP Samsung GW1 sensor, 12MP telephoto lens, 8MP wide-angle (119-degree) lens and 2MP macro lens.
The camera is capable of 2X optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom and 20x digital zoom. The rear camera can record videos in 720p @ 30fps, 720p @ 60fps, 1080p @ 30fps, 1080p @ 60fps and even 4k videos @ 30fps.
The camera application is quite feature-packed and offers a lot to explore to budding photographers. Visit Instagram @shotonRealme_paksitan to see the sharp & crisp photos taken by “real fans” & Realme photography xperts all over Pakistan.
Capable Hardware for Smooth Processing and Multitasking
The Realme 6 Pro is backed by the all-new Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC. Built on 8nm fabrication process; it is a gaming-oriented octa-core CPU for lower mid-range smartphones. The chipset runs on kryo 465 cores and has Adreno 618 GPU to handle graphics.
The smartphone is responsive and easily sails through multitasking. The gaming performance is high end and the phone can handle heavy applications with no performance issues. You can run multiple apps simultaneously and can play popular game titles like PUBG and Asphalt 9 with ease.
Dedicated microSD Card Slot on Realme 6 Pro
You won’t have to compromise on storage over connectivity and vice versa on the Realme 6 Pro. The smartphone comes equipped with a dedicated microSD card slot that allows to expand the phone’s internal storage to up to 256GB. You can also use two nano-SIM cards simultaneously.
Good Battery Life Aided By 30W Fast Charging
The Realme 6 Pro is 4,300 mAh battery cell which is aided by a 30W bundled fast charger. The adaptor works on VOOC 4.0 technology and promises to recharge the battery from 1%-100 % in 57 minutes.
Realme 6 Pro’s 64MP Samsung GW1 Sensor
Besides the display, the camera is the highlight of the Realme 6 Pro. As we mentioned above, the quad-lens camera array on the Realme 6 Pro is quite versatile and allows you to experiment a lot. The smartphone captures crisp shots in daylight and nightlight as well as also records videos with good details.
The depth-sensor performs a good job in creating a natural bokeh while capturing portraits. The camera setup is very efficient in capturing accurate colors. The depth-sensor performs a upright job in creating a natural bokeh while capturing portraits.
The X-Factor; Pro Display
The higher refresh rate display is the X factor of the Realme 6 Pro. The handset flaunts a 6.6-inches, 20:9 aspect ratio FHD+ display with 90Hz refresh rate and 120Hz touch-sampling rate. The higher refresh rate makes the overall user-experience smooth and fluid.
The high pixel density of 400 PPI and 90.6% screen-to-body-ratio offers immersive video playback experience. The panel is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It’s a best-in-class.
Based on the aforementioned results, it’s safe to say that the Realme 6 Pro is among the best performing devices in this price segment you wouldn’t notice any jitters or lags in daily usage and the gaming performance was also pleasing.
In games like PUBG, the Realme 6 Pro supports the “Ultra” frame rate (40fps. COD Mobile runs at the “Max” frame rate (60fps) at High graphics settings and “Very High” frame rate at “Very High” graphics. In both of these titles, you would not noticed no frame drops of any sort, even during long gaming sessions.
In less demanding titles like Alto’s Odyssey and Breakneck, the 6 Pro barely breaks a sweat and if you’re a fan of similar arcade-style titles, you won’t face any issues with the device.
Based on all the information shared above, the Realme 6 Pro is a compelling buy for anyone looking for an affordable Android device with a high-refresh-rate display and good performance. The Lightning-inspired design attract the attention of onlookers. In terms of specifications, Realme is offering a well-rounded package that should address all your needs.
The Realme 6 Pro is undoubtedly a massive upgrade over the Realme 5 Pro from last year, thanks to the high refresh rate display, the Snapdragon 720G and 30W fast charging support. On top of that, the recent improvements to Realme’s operating system make it a better buy than similar MIUI powered devices.