Exclusive - Realme Separates From OPPO Brand, Goes Independent

This morning dated 30th of July 2018, Realme officially announced its separation from its parent company Oppo. This announcement was made by the former Vice President of OPPO, Li Bingzhong via a posted on his Weibo channel. The new company's first branded smartphone, the Realme 1 was launched on May 15.

The company has in recent time seen a lot of success in India as it established a sub-brand Realme in India. Also the company has partnered Amazon India on the sales of its brand smartphones in the country. Realme sales reached 400,000 units just two months after it's launched. It has already accounted for 1% of the Indian market in the second quarter of this year.

As for now, Realme is officially independent of the OPPO system and we hope to see how successful the brand will be. More details will be brought to you in the coming weeks, so stay tuned to this blog.

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