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OPPO Realme 1 review: Pretty good, really cheap!

The Realme 1 is one of the most affordable devices available right now, offering an actually-okay camera, attractive back panel, and AI features. Read the full Realme 1 review for more.
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November 5, 2018

OPPO OPPO Realme 1

The Realme 1 is a cheap feeling device and the polygonal rear pattern only goes so far to make up for that. But when you consider the price, the performance and features are pretty impressive indeed. This is a contender for the best truly low-budget option right now.

What we like

Very affordable
On board AI features
Subjectively attractive back panel
Good battery life
Up to 6GB RAM
Dual SIM + expandable storage
6" 18:9 display

What we don't like

Mostly plastic build
Middling SoC
Average camera
Poor low-light camera performance
MicroUSB
ColorOS

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