A 5G smartphone from startup Realme with mainstream chip and digital camera setups priced at 999 yuan debuted in China on Friday.
It’s the world’s first mainstream 5G smartphone priced underneath 1,000 yuan, and is anticipated to spice up 5G business improvement and decrease entry thresholds for the brand new expertise.
The Q3 collection from Realme, which posted gross sales development of 463 p.c within the first quarter, includes a MediaTek chip, 48-mega-pixel digital camera and fast-charging capabilities.
The Realme Q product line affords customers inexpensive fashions and has obtained constructive market suggestions in China. The corporate has bought greater than 1 million of its earlier Q2 collection smartphones within the home market, based on Xu Qi, Realme’s vice chairman.
In February, China had about 260 million 5G customers. Extra inexpensive fashions will improve the variety of 5G customers and increase functions within the 5G ecosystem, analysts stated.
Outdoors of China, Realme has quickly expanded in European international locations resembling Russia and Greece, Xu stated.