After the launch of Realme U1 Gold edition in RealmeYoDays, Realme has brings up the Jan’ 2019’s first OTA update for Realme U1 smartphones in Camera, System & Security. In imaging after the update, you can capture the photos using Finger print sensor and camera watermark option is enabled in the camera settings. Then improved the effect of HDR in front facing camera to make the photos subject & background clearer even in the direct light capturing.


And in the rear facing camera they improved the skin tone color while capturing the portrait shots and improved the quality of blue-sky graying in the rear camera. Then they added the new feature Reboot function and this can be managed by holding the power button. And optimized reminder feature is enabled when during Developers options, Accessibility mode and device manager is turned ON. Then Realme updated the Android Security patch level to January 5, 2019.

How to Update OTA

Go to this given link Realme U1 OTA and click on Download option in Realme U1 (File Size: 1.9GB), after downloading copy that file and paste in your phone root directory then Turn OFF your device and follow the below instructions,

  1. Press and hold the Volume Down & Power Button Simultaneously until Recovery mode screen appears.
  2. Then select your language and go for option ‘Install from storage device’
  3. Now choose the Phone storage option and select the file which you have downloaded (File Size: 1.9GB)
  4. Click OK to proceed the installation.
  5. After Installation successful now, Reboot your device. That’s it.

Realme U1 Specs & Overview

The Realme U1 has 6.3inch FHD+ IPS LCD screen display with dew water drop notch at the center of the display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and having 90.80% screen to body ratio with the resolution of 2340*1080 pixel and in the camera department the U1 has used Sony flagship sensor IMX576 25MP selfie camera in F2.0 aperture size and 1.8um pixel features 4 in 1 pixel and it has dual real camera with 13MP primary camera and 2MP depth sensor for portrait, bokeh effect also Realme U1 features AI in the processor using that lot more AI scene detection, AI photography,  back light clarity and more introduced in the camera and the U1 has a support of Super slo-mo videos at 90fps in video recording.

The Realme U1 is powered by the new Mediatek Helio P70 processor manufactured at 12nm process technology the U1 is the first device to have this processor, the Helio P70 is the successor Helio P60 processor which was used in the Realme debut smartphone Realme 1. The P70 is a 64bit processor made of 8 cores CPU having 4 cores with ARM cortex A53 for energy efficient and 4* ARM cortex A73 cores for performance runs at a clock speed of up to 2.1Ghz and supported with ARM cortex Mali G72 MP3 up-to 900Mhz graphics process.


Realme U1 Price & Availability

Realme U1 is has offered in two configurations 3GB + 32GB & 4GB + 64GB RAM & ROM respectively and designed in three color Ambitious Black, Brave Blue & Fiery Gold editions and sold through Amazon Exclusive for the price of Rs. 13,999 (4GB + 64GB) Rs. 10,999 (3GB + 32GB).

Note: Prices may vary depends upon offers & availabilty.