realme unveils realme 6i starting at INR 12,999 in India

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realme has introduced its newest realme 6 series member, the realme 6i. Designed to deliver powerful performance with a smooth experience, realme 6i is equipped with MediaTek Helio G90T, fabricated using the 12nm process and comes with 6.5-inch 90Hz Ultra Smooth Display.

The smartphone houses a 4300mAh battery and comes with a 20W charger in the box however, it supports 30W flash charge. realme 6i design has been inspired by nature’s simplicity, giving it a trendy and stylish look. It will be available in two colors variants – Lunar White and Eclipse Black.

Speaking at the launch, Madhav Sheth, Vice President, realme and CEO, realme India said, “We are excited to bring the new addition to realme 6 series for our valuable customers in India- realme 6i. With realme 6i, we wanted more consumers to experience the cutting-edge features at a more affordable price and continue the legacy of realme 6 series smartphones. The realme 6i is an all-rounder smartphone bound to deliver the most powerful performance in the segment with MediaTek G90T, and provide users an exhilarating viewing experience with its pro display of 90Hz. Thanks to our ‘Made in India’ capabilities, realme 6i will be available not only online, but also across offline in royal club partners ”

Boasting the latest flagship, ultra-clear quad-camera set-up, the realme 6i comprises a 48MP primary camera, 8MP 119° ultra-wide-angle lens, a macro lens and a B&W portrait lens on the back. On the front, it features a 16 MP in-display selfie camera with multiple functions such as the AI beauty mode and portrait mode that can capture flawless selfies. Based on Android 10, the realme UI is designed keeping in mind the preferences and aesthetics of a youthful audience. It is available in two variants – 4GB+64GB priced at INR 12,999 and 6GB+64GB priced at INR 14,999.

Key Highlights: realme 6i

MediaTek Helio G90T

MediaTek Helio G90T is made using the 12nm process and is exclusively designed to provide a powerful and efficient gaming experience. It is also equipped with two high-performance Cortex-A76 cores that clock up to 2.05GHz and six high-efficiency Cortex-A55 cores that clock up to 2GHz, along with an 800MHz Mali-G76GPU. This combination of the latest CPU, GPU, super-fast RAM and powerful AI, enhances the immersive gaming experience of users, making the realme 6i an ideal smartphone for users who love gaming.

30W Flash Charge Support (20W in Box)

The realme 6i supports the latest 30W Flash Charge technology which enables its 4300 mAh battery to be charged 100% in just 55 minutes and with the in-box charger of 20W it can fully charge within 77 minutes. The realme 6i also supports 15W PD charge, making it even more versatile.

90Hz Ultra Smooth Display

realme 6i features a 6.5-inch 90Hz Ultra Smooth Display with 90Hz refresh rate and 120Hz sampling rate. The 90Hz display is capable of producing 90 frames per second and thereby offers a 50% higher refresh rate when compared to a conventional 60Hz display, resulting in a seamless and smooth visual experience with every swipe of the screen. The display offers a 90.5% screen-to-body ratio with a 2400x1080P FHD+ resolution and 480 nits peak brightness, providing users with a supreme visual experience.

48MP AI Quad Camera

The flagship, ultra-clear quad-camera set-up for the realme 6i comprises a 48MP main camera, an 8MP 119° ultra-wide-angle lens, a macro lens and a B&W portrait lens.

– 48MP Primary Camera: Provides a maximum output resolution of 8000×6000, ensuring that users don’t miss a single detail in the picture.

– 119° Ultra-wide-angle lens: With an f/2.3 aperture and 8MP resolution, the ultra-wide-angle lens with a 119° field of view enables users to capture the perfect wide-angle shot. One click is all it takes to switch to the wide-angle mode, enabling users to capture more stunning images of landscapes, architecture, and large groups.

– Macro lens: The ultra macro lens of 2 MP enables users to get closer and discover the beauty of the micro world with the 4cm shooting distance.

– B&W Portrait lens: The new color filter system enables the portrait lens of 2MP to detect a wider array of light, assisting the main lens to capture light better, enhance image contrast, create retro-style images, and add texture to portraits.

16MP In-display Selfie Camera

The 16MP Ultra-clear front camera will satisfy the verified selfie needs with F2.0 aperture, supporting smart beauty mode, Bokeh Effect etc. It comes with a beauty algorithm developed for different genders, different skin types, and different facial shapes and features allowing the user to easily take selfies that show natural and delicate skin.


The design for the all-new realme 6i has been inspired by bright moonlight and the magical eclipse, and has been created using a new optical plating technology, which increases the brightness and saturation of the color by 60% and 50%, resulting in a bright and eye-catching visual effect.

0.29s Fast Side Fingerprint Scanner

The realme 6i features a side fingerprint scanner that ingeniously fuses the power button and fingerprint recognition modules. The width of the fingerprint scanner has decreased by 25% (from 3.0mm to 2.4mm). With a capacitive recognition system, just one press unlocks the phone instantly and also provides more security.

Memory Storage

realme 6i comes in two variants – 4GB+64GB and 6GB+64GB – and is equipped with a 2+1-card slot, for two SIM cards and one SD card (expandable up to 256GB).


All of the phone’s ports are tightly waterproof by sealing silicone protection, effectively preventing splashing