Today, the Chinese phone maker confirmed that the Realme 8 5G launch date in India is 22, April 2021. The kick-off event will be broadcast live on the company’s Facebook page and YouTube channel starting at 12:30 PM IST (7:00 UTC).
Although Realme hasn’t released a full 8 5G datasheet yet, the Thai subsidiary has confirmed some of its features, including the Dimensity 700 SoC, a 6.5-inch 90Hz screen, a 5000 mAh battery and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
The Realme 8 5G will be 8.5mm thick, weigh 185 grams and come in two color choices – supersonic black and supersonic blue. This smartphone also has a three-way camera setup on the back as the main camera uses a 48 megapixel sensor.
Realme 8 5G Rumour Specification
Apart from that, the phone has a triple camera setup on the back with 48 MP (wide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) and an in-hole 8 megapixel selfie camera.
Another feature of this phone is dual SIM and dual band WiFi. Bluetooth 5.1, GNSS (GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS, BeiDou, A-GPS), a dedicated slot for MicroSD cards, a 3.5mm headphone jack with Hi-Res certification and Realme UI 2.0, based on Android 11.
The device is powered by a 5000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging via the USB Type-C port and has all the main sensors (accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass, proximity sensor, gyroscope).
Finally, the Realme 8 5G measures 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.5 mm, weighs about 185 g and is available in two colors (black, blue).