Realme X With A Pop-Up Selfie Camera Lands In India, Prices Start At Rs 16,999

The device comes with full screen AMOLED screen and is powered by Snapdragon 710 chip.


Realme's highly anticipated mid-range smartphone Realme X has finally received a launch date in India. The phone will be available for purchase starting from July 24. For the impatient souls, the phone will be up for grabs in a limited sale on July 18. The phone will come in a 4 GB RAM version priced at Rs 16,999 and 8 GB RAM variant that will cost you 19,999. Additionally, the phone will come in Realme X Master Edition priced at Rs 19,999 and Spider-Man Edition priced at Rs 20,999. For these themed handsets, you will have to wait till August.

For a quick specifications recap, the handset sports a 6.5-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor. The display also comes with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Realme claims that the phone has a screen-to-body ratio of 91.2%. The notchless full-screen design is made possible by a motorised pop-up mechanism for the selfie camera. According to the company, the slider mechanism is rated for 200,000 instances. That's about 50 pop-ups a day for over 10 years.
The Realme X is powered by the latest mid-range champion Snapdragon 710 chip. This 10 nm chip is powerful enough to handle modern games such as PUBG at high settings. The Realme X comes in 4 GB, 6 GB, and 8 GB RAM options. You get up to 128 GB of internal storage.
For the shutterbugs, the phone offers a 48 MP + 5 MP camera setup. The primary sensor is Sony's IMX586. For selfies, you get a 16 MP front-facing camera. The phone comes with a 3765 mAh battery. Thanks to Vooc flash charge technology, it can be charged 55% in just 30 minutes.
The Realme X comes with dual SIM support, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, and A-GPS. It runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with Realme's customisation on top.

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