After the launch of Google’s Android 10 OS version officially, some of the smartphone OEMs were quick enough to provide the latest update to its devices like Essential PH, Google Pixel series, OnePlus, Xiaomi, Nokia, etc. Whereas, some other brands are still managed to release beta versions like Samsung, Realme, and more. Now, there is good news for all the Realme device users. Realme UI which will be a customized version of ColorOS 7 based on Android 10, is on its way.
However, we’ve already seen this feature on Xiaomi’s latest skin MIUI 11 recently. Meanwhile, the Realme UI also confirmed to get scrolling screenshots and dual-apps support. Additionally, we’ve heard also that Realme may include IR Blaster for its future smartphones to get the most out of it. While the latest Realme UI also supports icon customization settings in different formats.
According to the Realme India Support page in Twitter, the stable Android 10 update will arrive on Realme XT and Realme 3 Pro in this month.
Updated on January 13, 2020: Finally, the much-anticipated Realme’s own customized UI or Realme UI is officially revealed. The new skin features an improved user interface, redesigned rounded icons, overall color contrast ratio and elements, improved fonts, etc. The company has mentioned that the animations, color, animated wallpapers are inspired by household item designs.
It brings all new Quantum Animation Engine for more fluid user experience and improved system performance. There are around 11 wallpapers added with this new Realme UI. While the new skin offers Android 10 (ColorOS 7) based system-wide dark theme, smart sidebar, screen-off display, smart gestures, focus mode, dual earphone connection option, Personal Information Protection, and more. While by the Dual Earphone Connection, users can easily connect both the Bluetooth & Wired headphones together.
Updated on December 18, 2019: As expected the Realme UI based on ColorOS 7 comes with close to Stock Android UI. Now, the home screen, settings UI, app drawer, etc all are looking super clean and organized than earlier. The icons are completely changed which gives a minimal look too. Realme officials mentioned that the icons are designed keeping in mind the golden ratio. However, this is the first look only and still lot of new features and improvements about to come.
Realme has officially released a post on the Realme Community page about the Realme UI update Roadmap based on ColorOS 7 (Android 10). The company has mentioned that the new UI users will get enhanced security, software stability, and a more consistent user experience. The Oppo sub-brand Realme is doing really well in terms of releasing affordable and competitive smartphones. Recently, the company has launched its first-ever affordable flagship-killer device called Realme X2 Pro.
Realme UI Features
According to the Realme brand, the new UI will close to stock-Android including customization features on the top of ColorOS 7. It’s worth mentioning that Oppo has recently announced ColorOS 7 for its devices based on Android 10 that will be rolled out in batches. Meanwhile, Oppo Reno lineup devices will be the first ones to receive the update.
Realme’s own customized UI based on ColorOS 7 includes enhanced system up-gradation, improved smoother gaming graphics, a better RAM Management, new video & vlogging experience, etc. It will also bring the options to customize app icons, fonts style & size, etc that we’ve already seen on ColorOS 7.
Just like the ColorOS 7, the new Realme UI will also offer system-wide dark mode, improved notification center, gestures navigation, improved app permissions, privacy & location control, camera optimization, focus mode, etc.
Realme UI Release Date
The Realme X2 Pro device users will be the first ones to receive the latest software update among others. According to Realme, a special ColorOS 7 Beta update will release for Realme X2 Pro users from December 18, 2019. Meanwhile, the Realme XT users will also get the latest ColorOS 7 update by the end of November 2019 if they already participated in the ColorOS 6.7 program.
The ColorOS 7 Beta program will start from November 27, 2019, mainly for the Realme X2 Pro devices. The interested users can apply for the beta program on Realme Community. Whereas, the Indian variant users can apply for the beta testing recruitment from November 27 to December 3, 2019.
Additionally, the eligible Realme X2 Pro, Project X, and Realme XT ColorOS 6.7 Beta testers can also get a chance to try out the ColorOS 7 Beta version very soon. Realme will announce the final list of selected beta testers on 9th December 2019 officially. Eventually, the duration of the beta testing will be around 2 months from 18th December 2019 to February 2020 expectedly.
Realme UI Supported Device List
Here we have shared the official Realme UI stable update timeline below for the eligible Realme devices below.
Realme X2 Android 10 update:
According to the official statement, registration for the second batch of Realme UI beta to begin for the Realme X2 users on February 1 in China. Well, Realme UI beta recruitment in India already begun for the same device. If you are Indian users, then you can register to be a beta tester of Realme UI now, for Realme X2 Chinese variant has to wait till February 1.
Realme X Android 10 update:
After Realme X2, users with Realme X started receiving the Realme UI with Android 10 in China. The update is labeled with version RMX1901_11_C.02. You can sign in for the Android 10 beta test in China now. You need to hurry up as there are a limited number of seat i.e. 1000 people.
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Make sure that the above-mentioned release dates of Realme’s own customized UI stable version will roll-out in a gradual process. If you’re eagerly waiting for the update on your Realme device whether it will a beta update or stable update, stay tuned for more info.
Source: Realme Community (India)