Realme will launch India’s first phone powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC very soon. It comes along with the Diemnsity 1100 serves as the successors to the Dimensity 1000 Plus SoC. Madhav Seth, Realme CEO – did not disclose the name of the model that is launching in the country. However, it is likely to be the Realme GT Neo that debuted in China just late last month. Moreover, this chipset is specifically for high-end 5G phones — competing against Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888.
“Realme will be launching India’s first MediaTek Dimensity 1200-powered smartphone very soon. The high-performance SoC will evolve the average owner’s smartphone usage exponentially, with enhanced video and photography capabilities, gaming technology, refresh displays, and an AI processor”.Madhav Sheth
MediaTek Dimensity 1200: Specifications
It is built using the 6-nanometre technology allowing for 22% faster CPU performance over the previous generation. In addition, it features an “Ultra” ARM Cortex A78 core clocked at 3GHz, three Super ARM Cortex A78 cores clocked at 2.6GHz, and four ARM Cortex A55 cores clocked at 2GHz. The company claims that the chipset has a 22% higher CPU performance. Additionally, it is 25% more efficient, comparing to its predecessor.
MediaTek Dimensity 1200 comes paired with the ARM Mali-G77 MC9 GPU and a six-core MediaTek APU 3.0. The SoC also comes with the company’s own HyperEngine 3.0 gaming technology. This according to the company will enhance the gaming experience with wireless audio and ray-tracing capabilities.
Furthermore, MediaTek Dimensity 1200 comes with an integrated 5G modem with support for the company’s own 5G UltraSave technology. It supports dual SIM 5G and comes with features like HSR mode, elevator mode. It also has received TUV Rheinland certification for its 5G performance.
Other features include Wi-Fi 6 support, Bluetooth 5.2 support, UFS 3.1 storage support, LPDDR4X RAM support. It can power full HD+ displays with a 168Hz refresh rate, support for 200-MP cameras, 4K HDR video recording, and more.