Realme 8

KEY POINTS
The Realme 8 5G is scheduled to launch in India today at a low price.
The Realme 8 5G has a MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor, a 5,000mAh battery, and a 90Hz display.

The launch of the Realme 8 5G will be broadcast live on the company’s YouTube channel.

The Realme 8 5G will go on sale in India today at 12:30 p.m. IST, joining the Realme 8 4G and Realme 8 Pro 4G. Yesterday, the Realme 8 5G made its debut in Thailand, revealing its full specifications and design. The Realme 8 5G has a punch-hole display, triple sensors, and a fingerprint sensor on the edge. The MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset is included in the Realme 8 5G specifications.

The Realme 8 5G will go on sale in India today at 12:30 p.m. IST, joining the Realme 8 4G and Realme 8 Pro 4G. Yesterday, the Realme 8 5G made its debut in Thailand, revealing its full specifications and design. The Realme 8 5G has a punch-hole display, triple sensors, and a fingerprint sensor on the edge. The MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset is included in the Realme 8 5G specifications.

Realme 8 5G specifications

Realme 8 5G flaunts a 6.5-inch FHD+ LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate and 600 nits brightness. The phone gets a punch-hole camera and a 90.5 percent screen-to-body ratio. The handset ships with the MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G SoC paired with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage in Thailand. The phone runs Android 11 OS with Realme UI custom skin out of the box. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor for security, a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support, and a triple card slot.

Realme 8 5G has a triple camera setup at the back that includes a 48MP primary sensor with PDAF, a macro lens, and a 2MP B&W lens. On the front, it has a 16MP Sony IMX471 snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. Connectivity features include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and USB Type-C port.

Realme 8 5G price in India (expected)

Realme 8 5G was launched in Thailand with a starting price of THB 9,999 (approx. Rs 24,000). However, the Realme 8 5G India price is expected to be much more affordable in comparison. In fact, the phone will likely be priced under Rs 15,000 and could be the cheapest 5G phone in India yet.

Key Specs

Realme 8 5G
MediaTek Dimensity 700 MT6833 | 8 GBProcessor
6.5 inchesDisplay
48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
5000 mAhBattery

Realme 8 5G Price, Launch Date

Expected Price:Rs. 18,999
Release Date:22-Apr-2021 (Expected)
Variant:8 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status:Upcoming Phone