According to the company’s executive, Realme appears to have sold 1 million devices in just one month in 2021.
Despite the global pandemic, the smartphone market is still doing quite well. Overall, there may have been a decline in sales from year to year, however, we cannot say that individual manufacturers are not selling optimally. According to Xu Qi, vice president of Realme, monthly phone sales in the Chinese market have exceeded 1 million in just one month.
Realme: record performance in 2020-2021
According to Xu Qi, the Chinese market is not an easy place to compete. He also claimed that in the past couple of years since Realme entered the Chinese smartphone market, there have been a lot of scary moments.
Xu said, “ Two years ago, the question we asked ourselves was: is there a chance for a new player? Can Realme have a place in this extremely competitive market? “
In early 2020, the Chinese manufacturer changed its product strategy and proposed ” full 5G “. Since then, all Realme China products have been 5G products. Xu Qi said: “ For Realme at the time, it meant giving up part of the market and opening up more possibilities. This was a heart-pounding decision ”.
In February this year, the company also announced the 2021 “ dual platform + dual flagship ” strategy. For mid-to-high-end products, using both Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 series and MediaTek Dimensity series flagship 5G dual platform to create two separate flagship ranges.
Realme recently released a couple of smartphones (GT and GT Neo) which are currently doing well. However, there are reports that the company will unveil yet another smartphone in the range.
A few days ago, an official Realme teaser suggested that the company will announce a new terminal next week. Speculation so far suggests this could be the Realme GT Neo Flash Edition. Specifically, the official poster revealed that the Realme launch event would be held on May 24th.
The Realme GT Neo uses a 6.43-inch Full HD + resolution display (2400 × 1080 pixels). This panel supports a 120Hz refresh rate which is an industry-standard for flagships. Under the hood, this device comes with MediaTek Dimensity 1200 and up to 12GB of RAM.
In the camera department, this device uses a 64MP main camera and an 8MP macro and 2MP macro sensor. There is a 16MP camera on the front. Furthermore, this smartphone uses the Realme 2.0 UI on Android 11 OS.