realme 6i


realme 6i
realme 6i (6 Series)
Mediatek Helio G80 8 x 2 GHz, Cortex-A75 / A55, MediaTek Helio G80
Graphics adapter
ARM Mali-G52 MP2, Core: 950 MHz
4096 MB 
6.50 inch 20:9, 1600 x 720 pixel 270 PPI, 10-point multitouch display, IPS, glossy: yes, 60 Hz
128 GB eMMC Flash, 128 GB 
, 112 GB free
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5-mm headphone jack, Card Reader: microSD (FAT, FAT32, exFAT, up to 256 GB), 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: magnetic inductive sensor, proximity sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 5.0, 2G (850/900/1,800/1,900 MHz) 3G (Band 1, 2, 4, 5, 8) 4G (Band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 9 x 164.4 x 75.4 ( = 0.35 x 6.47 x 2.97 in)
5000 mAh Lithium-Ion
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 10
Primary Camera: 48 MPix Quad camera: 48MP wide-angle (79° , 26mm, f/1.8, 6P lens), 8MP ultra-wide angle (119°, f/2.25, 5P lens), 2MP monochrome (f/2.4, 3P lens), 2MP macro (4cm focus, f/2.4, 3P lens); video: [email protected]; Camera2 API: Full
Secondary Camera: 16 MPix FOV 80°, f/2.0, 5P lens
Additional features
Speakers: mono speaker, Keyboard: on-screen, Keyboard Light: yes, Realme 6i, 18W fast charger, USB-C-cable, case, screen protector (installed), SIM tool, documentation, warranty booklet, Realme UI, 24 Months Warranty, Head SAR: <2 (manufacturer information), fanless
199 g ( = 7.02 oz / 0.44 pounds), Power Supply: 106 g ( = 3.74 oz / 0.23 pounds)
199 Euro



Average Score: 79.2% - good
Average of 6 scores (from 16 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 70%, features: 39%, display: 80% mobility: 92%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the realme 6i

78.2% Realme 6i Smartphone Review – Successful Germany Launch | Notebookcheck
“Green Tea” and “White Milk” are the two colors that the Realme 6i is available in. And just like the real green tea the color might not please everyone. The combination of price and performance, on the other hand, most likely will. For less than $200 you get a smartphone equipped with 48 MP quad-camera, 128 GB of storage space, a large battery, and fast charging.
Realme 6i Review: What the realme 6 should have been
Source: Fone Arena English
Just like the realme 6 at launch, the realme 6i has a starting price tag of Rs. 12999 for the 4GB/64GB version. The positives of the realme 6 are very present with the realme 6i — smooth 90Hz screen, amazing battery life and great day-to-day performance. To add to this, realme has fixed the thermal issues and the camera has been slightly improved. It is quite hard to find a smartphone that can compete with the spec sheet of the realme 6i, making it look like a great offer. If you wish to spend a lot of time gaming, my recommendation would be to get the version with 6GB of RAM, but for that you can get the realme 6.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/24/2020
80% Realme 6i Review
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
The Realme 6i is an interesting new choice for anyone looking for good hardware and features on a tight budget. It offers nearly all the good parts of the Realme 6 (Review), such as the powerful Helio G90T processor, 4,300mAh battery, and 90Hz refresh rate display. The places where it cuts back are the bundled charger and camera performance. For the asking price, the base variant of the Realme 6i offers good value for money as there is no other smartphone with a 90Hz display at this price. If you don't care much about that, the Poco M2 Pro (Review) could be a suitable alternative.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/31/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 80% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
85% Realme 6i review: Smooth display, good battery life make it worthwhile
Source: India Today English
Much like the Realme 6, the Realme 6i delivers on its promises. It has a smooth and beautiful display with a 90Hz refresh rate, its design is uncommon and more subtle when compared with its siblings. The processor does a good job of handling a plethora of apps and allows not-so-intensive games to run well. Its cameras are also nice and produce detail-rich photos, both under bright light and low light using the night mode. And finally, the battery on the Realme 6i can last for about a day on a single charge and is capable enough to let you use a lot of apps without any worry.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/24/2020
Rating: Total score: 85%
80% Realme 6i First Impressions
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
I think this is a good time for Realme to bring the Realme 6i to the market. It is built much like the Realme 6, which is a good point to start from. Yes, the specifications are toned down, but so is the starting price. It looks as though the Realme 6i will appeal to those looking for performance on a budget, but should it be your first choice? Stay tuned to Gadgets 360 for the full review of the Realme 6i coming soon.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/24/2020
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 80% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
Realme 6i/6S hands-on review
Source: GSM Arena English
Realme has done a great job of positioning the Realme 6i as a tough to beat offer. You can't find a phone with as large a screen with a 90Hz refresh rate, this level of performance, this versatility of the camera experience, and this battery. Now add a nice build and a design that hits above its pay grade and you have a solid deal.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/24/2020
70% Realme 6i review
Source: Tech Advisor English
Compared to its older brother - the Realme 6 - the 6i loses out on a few things, but a big battery and surprisingly-premium features like NFC and a quad-camera setup still make this a compelling affordable buy.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/19/2020
Rating: Total score: 70%
realme 6i Review: Long Lasting Battery Life With A Catch
Source: English
The realme 6i is not too bad a phone, as its battery life is a clear plus point. It’s very well built overall, and its unique backplate can also be a consideration for those who see it as an important aspoect of the phone. The camera does well too, for a phone in this price segment.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/26/2020
Realme 6i Full Review - What's with the hype?
Source: Manila Shaker English
This new midrange sub 10k smartphone is the first to hit the 200k points in antutu benchmark and here's why.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/16/2020
Realme 6I - Gaming Review @ Max Graphics!
Source: Manila Shaker English
We tested its gaming capability in FPS and MMORPG and we were surprised with the results, Max Graphics Set-up all the way!
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/13/2020
Realme 6I Unboxing - Two Budget Phones Combined
Source: Manila Shaker English
The successor to the famous Budget King is here in the Philippines. Realme 6i is set to debut on March 13, 2020 and Realme Philippines Community is excited about the launch of this upgraded powerful midrange phone but the big question is "Is it worth the hype?"
Hands-On, online available, Long, Date: 05/12/2020

Foreign Reviews

realme 6i Smartphone der unteren Mittelklasse ausprobiert
Source: Stadt-bremerhaven German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/18/2020
Test du realme 6i : original, autonome et pas cher
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Low price; large battery capacity; nice design; solid workmanship; decent performance; good connectivity. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/04/2020
82% Смартфон Realme 6i 4/128GB: Обзор
Source: Product Test RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/10/2020
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 80% display: 76% mobility: 96%
Trên tay Realme 6i tại Việt Nam: Màu mới Xanh Dương trẻ trung, chip Helio G80, 4 camera, pin 5.000mAh có sạc nhanh với mức giá ổn
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Modern design; nice color; decent processor; great quad cameras; large battery capacity; quick charging; good price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/21/2020
Realme 6i: Trải nghiệm giải trí không giới hạn với ngân sách chưa tới 5 triệu đồng!
Source: FPT shop VN→EN
Positive: Attractive price; long battery life; decent hardware; nice performance; great cameras.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/19/2020
Chiếc smartphone giúp hội 'ghiền' phim dùng 2 ngày không cần sạc
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Long battery life; quick charging; good price; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/18/2020


ARM Mali-G52 MP2: Integrated mid range graphics card with 2 clusters. ARM states that the G52 series is 30% faster and 15% more efficient compared to the G51 series on the same process node.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Helio G80: ARM based octa-core SoC with 2x big ARM Cortex-A75 cores at up to 2 GHz and 6x small and power efficient ARM Cortex-A55 cores at up to 1.8 GHz. Integrates a Cat-7 (DL) / Cat-13 (UL) LTE Modem (4G), ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and a ARM Mali G52 MC2 with up to 950 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.199 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

79.2%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2020-06-14)