Realme X goes official with Snapdragon 710 and 48MP camera


Realme X also comes with special gaming features like Hyperboost 2.0 to improve performance, Gameboost 2.0 to boost up gaming performance by effectively reducing the drops in framerate. Realme 3 Pro was recently announced in India, which was hailed as a flagship by the company. Apart from India, the company also sells its smartphones in a few other Asian markets. The plan for the Realme 5G smartphone was hinted at by Realme's Chief Product Officer Derek Wang on the sidelines of the launch event.

Realme has banged up again with another stellar budget smartphone, and this time with a pop-up selfie sensor and an in-display fingerprint sensor. There's a 6.53-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED screen onboard with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 1080×2340 pixels resolution, and 91.2 percent screen-to-body ratio.

It also comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the top. Realme X is powered by the Snapdragon 710 chipset, the same chipset we've seen on the Realme 3 Pro, coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. There is a dedicated microSD card slot supporting up to 256GB of expandable storage space. The high resolution primary sensor couples with a 5MP secondary depth camera.

The device also supports 4K recording and 960fps super slo-mo videos.

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The Realme X is the first Realme phone to offer a pop-up selfie camera (16MP f/2.0). Still you get VOOC Flash Charge 3.0, which promises to bring the 3,765mAh unit from flat to 55% in 30 minutes.

Connectivity options the device include Dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0, and 3.5mm audio jack.

Realme X now joins the league of full-screen bezel-less smartphones with the addition of the pop-up selfie camera and ditching the hole-punch and notch. Rs. 16,300) and a high-end variant with 8GB RAM + 128GB ROM priced at 1799 yuan (approx. If that doesn't look enough to you, then Realme has also partnered with Japanese designer Naoto Fukasawa to debut garlic and onion color variants. Realme X Lite also comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage which is priced at CNY 1,499 (Rs 15,400 approx). It will be available in blue and white in China starting May 20, with a later expansion to India.

It's official - the Realme X is here and it's the most premium phone the brand has ever put out.