Realme just launched its latest mid-range 5G smartphone the Realme 8 5G in India, as they promise. It is a rebranded version of Realme V13 that was launched last month in China. It has a 6.5-inch Full HD+ LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate, 90.5% screen-to-body ratio, and has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. It runs on the MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor with support for 5G SA/NSA, 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM, up to 256GB UFS 2.1 storage, and works on the realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11.
Coming to the cameras, it has a triple rear camera setup where a 48-megapixel primary camera along with a 2-megapixel B&W camera, a 2-megapixel 4cm macro camera, and on the front side has a 16-megapixel punch-hole camera. The back cover of the phone is creating a dynamic change of light when the phone is shaken, which is called Dynamic Speed Light. It is powered by a 5000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging out of the box.
Realme 8 5G specifications -
|Display||6.5-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen with up to 600 nits brightness, 90Hz refresh rate|
|Processor||Octa-Core MediaTek Dimensity 700 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU|
|RAM/Storage||4GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD|
|OS/UI||Android 11 with realme UI 2.0|
|SIM||Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)|
|Rear Cameras||48MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, 2MP B&W, and 2MP 4cm macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture|
|Front Camera||16MP front camera with f/2.1 aperture|
|Features||Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm audio jack, Hi-Res Audio|
|Dimensions||162.5 × 74.8 × 8.5 mm|
|Connectivity||5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C|
|Battery/Charger||5000mAh (typical) battery with 18W fast charging|
The realme 8 5G comes in Supersonic Blue and Supersonic Black colors, and will available from April 28th on Flipkart, realme.com, and offline stores. It will also available in Europe in May for 199 Euros.
Realme 8 5G Prices are -
- 4GB RAM/128GB storage version - Rs. 14,999
- 8GB RAM/128GB storage version - Rs. 16,999