realme 6i unit_photo (10)Despite being a young brand, realme has managed to continuously set the bar of price to performance with its portfolio of smartphones.

It’s as if they know the closest to perfect formula of capturing the interest of their target audience, with every single release, and that’s despite the existence of hard competition.

Sporting a new SoC from MediaTek, the realme 6i is their newest offering for those who want a can-do-it-all phone without crossing the PhP10,000 price tag.

Display 6.5″ HD+, Gorilla Glass 3
Processor MediaTek Helio G80
Storage 64GB/128GB (Expandable)
Rear Camera 48MP Main
8MP Ultra-Wide
2MP Macro
2MP Depth
Front Camera 16MP
OS Android 10 + realme UI
Battery 5,000mAh (18W Quick Charge)
SRP PhP7,990 (3GB + 64GB)
PhP9,990 (4GB + 128GB)


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Realme 6i Review – Good Quality Isn’t Always Expensive
Our Verdict
Design and Build
Camera (Rear)
Camera (Front)
What's Good
Excellent performance for general use and gaming
Well-optimized software
Versatile and impressive cameras for day stills
Competitive pricing
What's Not
Night shots could use some improvement
Takes a while to charge even with "fast-charging
No access to 5GHz Wi-Fi
A bit more uptime would've been great

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.