Realme 8 5G can be purchased from e-commerce sites Flipkart and Amazon. The phone will come in two color options supersonic Black and Supersonic Blue.
Realme finally launched its Realme 8 5G in India, a day after the Chinse smartphone brand introduced the device in Thailand. Realme launched the Realme 8 5G via an online launch event. You can purchase the Realme 8 5G smartphone from Flipkart and the Realme website from April 28, 12 pm (noon). You can also buy the smartphones later from offline stores. The online launch event was streamed live on Realme’s YouTube and social media channels.
Price of Realme 8 5G
Realme 8 5G comes in two variants: 4GB Ram+128GB and 8GB+128GB storage option. The former variant is priced at Rs 14,999 while the latter one is priced at Rs 16,999. Realme has launched the latest device in two color options: Supersonic Black and Supersonic Blue.
Specifications of Realme 8 5G
The dual-SIM (Nano) Realme 8 5G runs on Android 11 with Realme UI 2.0 on top and features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) display with a 20:9 aspect ratio and a 90Hz refresh rate. The display also has 600 nits of peak brightness and is protected by Dragontrail Glass. Under the hood, there is the MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, along with ARM Mali-G57 MC2 GPU and up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM. You’ll also get the DRE technology that is touted to convert the storage into virtual RAM for smoother multitasking.
The smartphone has a triple rear camera setup that comprises a 48-megapixel Samsung GM1 primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens, along with a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor with an f/2.4 portrait lens and a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens. The rear camera setup is also paired with software features such as Nightscape, 48M Mode, Pro Mode, AI Scan, and Super Macro.
For selfies and video chats, the Realme 8 5G has a 16-megapixel camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.1 lens. The front camera also includes features such as Portrait, Nightscape, and Timelapse.
The Realme 8 5G comes with 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage as standard that also supports expansion via microSD card (up to 1TB) through a dedicated slot. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The phone also carries a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.