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Smartphone brand realme is all set to advance into the high-end smartphone market, CEO Sky Li has revealed

Smartphone brand realme is all set to advance into the high-end smartphone market, CEO Sky Li has revealed. The brand has solidified its position as one of the major players in the budget and mid-range smartphone segment, GizmoChina reported on Saturday.

Earlier this year, realme successfully entered the flagship killer segment with the release of its GT series. Now, the founder and CEO has revealed the company's plan to compete with top smartphone brands in the ultra-premium segment through a tweet.

"It's official: realme to advance into high-end market with smartphones over $800. What do you expect most from realme full flagship phone?" Li wrote on the micro-blogging site. In other words, realme will be going up against industry giants like Samsung, Apple and Google in more than the $800 smartphone segment, the report said. Currently, the company does not have any device in this segment and their top offering is the smartphone killer GT Neo 2, it added. (IANS/ MBI)


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Smartphone brand realme on Saturday announced its mainline expansion across India with a total of 200 exclusive stores.

Smartphone brand realme on Saturday announced its mainline expansion across India with a total of 200 exclusive stores. The stores are now operational and will enable users to experience all the latest realme products. The company is also looking at expanding its offline presence to more than 1,000 exclusive stores by the end of 2022.

"realme's exclusive stores are a key part of our growth strategy and are in line with our focus of providing our customers with first-hand experience of realme products," Madhav Sheth, CEO, realme India, VP, realme and President, realme International Business Group, said in a statement. The company said it believes that offline presence is essential for a brand's growth in the long term.

In line with the same, the brand recently inaugurated 100 exclusive stores in a single day on October 8 and had set its target to open a total of 300 exclusive stores across India in 2021. "Our offline growth expansion provides us with an abundance of opportunities and contributes to the overall growth of the brand," Sheth said.

"With our new stores, we are all set on our target of opening 300 exclusive stores across the country this year, and we are excited about expanding this number further in the upcoming year," he added.These stores will have the latest products from the realme TechLife ecosystem, including smartphones, laptops, tablets and other gadgets, enabling the brand to strengthen its relationship with the customers. (IANS/ MBI)


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