Realme launched the Realme 6 Pro with Realme UI 1.0 based on Android 10; Realme UI 1.0 features: dual earphone connection, screen-off display, animated wallpapers, customizable icon shape, new charging animations, Realme Share (cross-brand file-sharing technology), and lots more. However, Realme rolls out many updates for its smartphones, and keeping track of these updates becomes difficult. This post will help our readers keep track of all the updates rolled out for the Realme 6 Pro.
Realme 6 Pro Software Update Tracker
[March 17, 2021]: Realme has now started accepting applications for Open Beta based on Realme UI 2.0 [Apply Now]
March 7, 2021: The Realme 6 Pro has now started receiving a new update with fixes for the fingerprint scanner bugs. The update carries the firmware version RMX2061_11_A.45. This OTA update is based on Realme UI 1.0 and Android 10.
Fingerprints Fixed the probabilistic issue of unable to identify fingerprints
February 27, 2021: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 6 Pro carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.43 or RMX2061EX_11_A.43 based on Realme UI 1.0; the update brings the February 2021 security patch, fixes issues with Alarm, optimizes multiple settings for mobile data, fixes bugs and optimizes the system and more.
Security Android security patch: February 2021 Alarm Fixed the probabilistic crash when tapping More on the alarm editing page Settings Optimized the settings of mobile data limit Optimizes the probabilistic fail to adjust the volume after using earphones for a long time Optimized the probabilistic issue when searching in Settings Fixed the extra splitting line between Display size and Screen display in Display & brightness settings System Optimized the system performance Optimized the system stability
February 9, 2020: The Realme 6 Pro has now started receiving the third beta update (RMX2061_11_C.11) based on Realme UI 2.0 and Android 10. The complete changelog has been mentioned below:
Camera Optimized the 64M mode to turn on the colorful flash and colorful effect Fixed the problem of camera flashback when taking photos in night scene mode Fixed the video front click super anti-shake, the field of view has no change, no anti-shake effect Fixed the problem of turning on the model and time watermark after the video mode, select the resolution as 720P, and there is a green bar on the left side of the shooting image Fixed the problem that the preview interface becomes blurred when the video mode is switched to zoom above 5X Fixed the problem that the preview interface becomes blurred when the video mode is switched to zoom above 5X Fixed the problem of screen jitter when switching between rear preview and above 2x Fixed the problem of blue lines appearing at the bottom of the camera in the rear night scene mode Fixed the flash photography in bright environment, the thumbnail has no flash effect Settings Fixed the problem of repeating the interface when clicking on the icon style or desktop layout in the personalized customization without doing any operation, and clicking the recent task personalized customization Fixed the problem of opening the Wi-Fi interface from the notification bar and clicking the recent task, no task is displayed in the recent task
January 12, 2021: Realme has started rolling out the second beta update for the Realme 6 Pro carrying the firmware version number RMX2061_11_C.09 which brings tons of optimizations to the camera, fixes issues with watermark, HDR, selfies, and Game Space. The complete changelog has been mentioned below:
Camera Optimized camera startup speed Optimized the standard camera speed of the front camera Optimized the imaging speed of the front camera beauty filter Optimized the color shifts in some scenario Fixed the issue that the actual zoom effect is abnormal when the zoom is adjusted in the night scene/photo/video mode Fixed the issue of overall darkness in HDR mode selfies in some scenario Fixed the issue of uncorrected distortion in selfies in the ultra-wide-angle mode of the front camera Fixed the phenomenon of dark backlighting when taking photos or videos on Facebook and WhatsApp Fixed the issue that the interface display is blurred when taking pictures in portrait mode with the front camera Fixed the issue that when Watermark and Timestamp are turned on to take photos, the photos taken may have no watermark effect Game Space Fixed the issue that the game icon will still be displayed on the desktop after opening “Hide game icons on Home screen”
- Here’s everything you need to know about the second beta of the Realme UI 2.0 Early Access Program for the device. Read more
December 28, 2020: Realme has now opened the Beta Application of Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 for the Realme 6 Pro users in India. Currently, there are only 500 spots available, so get your seat as fast as possible. To Apply, head over to Settings > Software Update > Tap on the settings icon in the top right corner > Trial Version > Submit your details > Apply Now
December 25, 2020: Realme has started rolling out a new update carrying the firmware version number RMX2061_11_A.41 which brings the updated December 2020 security patch, adds new icons, fixes issues with the navigation bar, optimizes the status bar, and experience with biometrics. The complete changelog has been mentioned below.
Security Updated Android security patch: Nov/Dec 2020 Bluetooth Added a new incoming call icon for Bluetooth earphones Settings Added short-press the power button to turn off the flashlight feature while screen-off Added a tutorial for swipe gestures from both sides Fixed the probabilistic overlapping issue of the pulled-down icons and the navigation bar Fixed the issue that exiting the information page requires tapping twice in the Super power-saving mode Fixed the abnormal popup issue when tapping the avatar multiple times in the Contacts editing page in Multi-user mode Status Bar Optimized the display of status bar system icons Unlock Optimized the experience when using the combination of fingerprint and face to unlock
November 25, 2020: Realme has re-released the October 2020 security patch update for Realme 6 Pro users in Europe, the previous changelog. The update carries the build number RMX2061EU_11_A.32
November 14, 2020: Realme has started to roll out a new update for the European Realme 6 Pro users featuring the October Security Patch, optimizations to game space, the addition of new toggles, and more with the firmware version number RMX2061EU_11_A.31 The complete changelog has been mentioned below:
Security Updated Android security patch: October 2020 Game Space Optimized the logic of the default state of the brightness lock Settings Added physical toggle on the setting interface of Screenshot Added toggle for display keyboard when entering the app drawer Added From Sunset to Sunrise toggle for eye comfort Added toggle for system icons in the Status bar Added Super Power Saving Mode Added Multi-user feature Optimized the language display issue of HeyTap in some scenarios Call Optimized the layout of call setting interface Fixed the probabilistic issue of the Reject With SMS feature Album Fixed the issue of the abnormal preview of the recording video interface when filming in 1080P/60 frames
September 27, 2020: The Realme 6 Pro has started receiving a new update carrying RMX2061_11_A.35 as the build number, which brings the September Android security patch while weighing 347MB in size, bringing a fix for several issues.
Security ● Android Security Patch: September 2020 Settings ● Optimized the user experience of Wi-Fi settings ● Fixed the entry display of Deep cleanup Bluetooth ● Fixed the probabilistic no sound issue when playing music after hanging up calls in Bluetooth mode ● Fixed the issue of unable to resume phone call after pressing the headphone button to put phone call on hold
September 21, 2020: Realme has confirmed that the Realme 6 Pro will be upgraded to Android 11 based realmeUI 2.0 by the end of December 2020.
September 19, 2020: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 6 Pro carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.33 with the August Android security patch. Weirdly, This update carries the same changelogs as the last update. [Download Link]
September 4, 2020: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 6 Pro carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.31 update, which brings the August Android security patch; smooth scrolling super nighttime standby features. Additionally, it also adds a Super Power Saving Mode and a Deep cleanup feature in Process Manager, along with a toggle for OTG Switch and a focus mode in the quick setting notification panel.
Security ● Android Security Patch: August 2020 Settings ● Added the Super nighttime standby feature ● Added the smooth scrolling feature Settings ● Added Super Power Saving Mode ● Added long press to copy IMEI in the status information interface ● Added Deep cleanup feature in Process Manager ● Added Icon Pull-down gesture feature in launcher settings Status Bar ● Added OTG Switch toggle to notification panel ● Added independent Switch toggles of focus mode ● Optimized "Mute-Bell-Vibrate" icon state ● Optimized viewing for system update prompt pop-up window ● Optimized flight mode, Bluetooth status will not be affected after flight mode is turned on ● Optimized Russian translation issue of the carrier in the status bar Calculator ● Optimized the Russian translation issue of the calculator Lock screen ● Fixed font display issue of charging animation Camera ● Fixed the probabilistic lagging issue of video recording after blurring the background
July 31, 2020: The Realme 6 Pro has started to receive a new update carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.29 and bringing the July Android security patch. Other than weighing around 285MB in size, the update brings several optimizations and bug fixes to the device. The update also optimizes swiping gestures in the game scene, power-saving mode to reduce screen brightness. [Download Link]
Security ● Android Security Patch: July, 2020 Game ●Optimized the up-swiping gesture in the game scene ●Fixed the probabilistic issue of insensitive touch in the games Settings ●Optimized the switch state when the battery reaches the automatic shutdown in Power Saving Mode ●Optimized power saving mode to reduce screen brightness switch state ●Fixed the issue that the bottom button of the floating keyboard does not respond Launcher ●Fixed the probabilistic desktop icon display abnormal issue Camera ●Fixed the probabilistic lagging issue of camera preview interface ●Fixed the probabilistic lagging issue of recording video Game Space ●Fixed the issue that Lock Screen Magazine can be added as a game application Notification Bar and Status Bar ●Fixed the probabilistic abnormal display issue after deleting the message in the notification bar
July 6, 2020: Realme has started rolling out the RMX2061_11_A.27 update for the 6 Pro with the June Android security patch, weighing 280MB, adds the Realme Link app as a system application, brings fixes for some known issues, and improves system stability. [Download Link]
Security ● Updated Android security patch（June，2020） Application ● Added realme Link System ● Fixed some known issues, and improved system stability
Jun 17, 2020: Users can now officially unlock the bootloader on the Realme 6 Pro.
May 22, 2020: The company has started rolling out the RMX2061_11_A.17 update with the May Android security patch. The OTA update weighs about 245MBs in size and brings the new charging animation and DocVault ID, alongside other optimizations and bug fixes, to improve system stability. [Download Link]
Security ● Android security patch: May, 2020 Application ● Added DocVault ID feature System ● Updated charging animation ● Optimized video saturation in YouTube 60HDR mode ● Fixed the issue that the transmission stops after the screen is turned off during the xender sending file ● Fixed some known issues, and improved system stability Screen Recording ● Reduced the floating window of screen recording
Apr 22, 2020: Users have started receiving a new update carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.15 with the April Android security patch. This new OTA update weighs about 349MBs in size. It adds a new ultra-dark mode for the rear camera and optimizes the clarity of 64-megapixel, and the wide-angle camera fixes the front camera overexposure issues, and more. The update also fixes the issue, which caused Bluetooth headset delay while playing PUBG and other games. [Download Link]
Security ● Android security patch: April, 2020 System ● Fixed the status bar updates slowly after unlocking ● Fixed the Bluetooth headset delay in playing PUBG and other games Camera ● Added the ultra dark mode of the rear camera ● Optimized the clarity of 64M and wide-angle camera ● Solved the issue that without ultra-wide mode prompt when the time-lapse mode is switched to the ultra-wide angle mode ● Solved the issue that the camera cannot adjust the beauty mode when the system language is Arabic ● Fixed front camera overexposure under the backlight environment
Mar 16, 2020: Realme has started rolling out the first update for the Realme 6 Pro carrying the build number RMX2061_11_A.11 and bringing the March Android security patch with support for Netflix HD playback. The OTA update weighs 332 MBs in size, brings Netflix HD playback, adds a new Soloop app for the phone, and includes several bug fixes. [Download Link]
Security ● Android security patch: March, 2020 System ● Added mail ● Added Soloop ● Fixed the issue that the recording with third-party applications cannot be saved in the case of the first boot without enabling the camera ● Fixed the issue that the call interface appeared occasionally while the opposite end hangs up first and the local end turns off and restarts. ● Fixed the issue that third-party applications do not support HD mode ● Fixed the probability issue of splash screen at the lowest brightness Camera ● Fixed the blurred screen issue while zooming to the maximum magnification in video mode Audio ● Fixed the issue of unilateral silence in headset while playing voice
Also, do note that Realme doesn’t follow a fixed update schedule, and it may take some time for the updates to reach all the smartphones. Alternatively, one can use the provided download links to download and install the updates manually.
Will Realme 6 Pro receive Android 11 Update?
Yes, Realme has officially confirmed that the Realme 6 Pro will be receiving the Android 11 based realme UI 2.0 Update in India. Interestingly, It is supposed to be rolled out by the end of December 2020.
Update: The beta registration has begun. Find the link mentioned above to register.
Also Read: Realme 7 Pro Update Tracker
- Display: 6.6-inch FHD+, IPS LCD; 2400 × 1080 pixels screen resolution
- CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G octa-core chipset
- GPU: Adreno 618
- RAM: 6 or 8 GB LPPDDR4x RAM
- Storage: UFS 2.1 128 GB internal; expandable via microSD
- OS: Android 10 with Realme UI 1.0
- Rear Camera Sensors: 64-megapixel primary sensor + 8-megapixel 119-degree ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.3 aperture + 12-megapixel telephoto sensor for up to 20x zoom + 2-megapixel macro sensor
- Front Camera Sensor: 16-megapixel primary camera + 8-megapixel 105° ultra-wide sensor
- Others: Dual SIM 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, Dual Frequency GPS, NavIC, and USB Type-C port
- Color Options: Lightning Blue and Lightning Orange
- Battery: 4300 mAh with 30W Flash Charging