Realme has today announced the launch of Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro smartphones in India. Realme 5 Pro comes in three variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage and 8GB RAM + 128 internal storage priced at Rs 13,999, Rs 14,999 and Rs 16,999 respectively. The phone comes in Crystal Green and Crystal Blue colour.
Realme 5 also comes in three variants – 3GB+32GB, 4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB priced at Rs 9,999, Rs 10,999 and Rs 11,999 respectively. It comes in Crystal Purple and Crystal Blue colour options.
Realme 5 Pro will be available for sale exclusively on Flipkart and Realme.com on September 4, while the Realme 5 will be on August 27 . The phones will also be available in offline stores soon.
Alongside, the company has also announced Readme Buds 2 for Rs 599. It will go on sale beginning September 4 in the country via Realme.com. Realme Buds 2 come with improved sound quality and a better design.
In addition to the new Realme Buds 2, Realme also launched Realme Iconic Case for Realme 5 series and Realme Tote bag. The Realme Iconic case is priced at Rs 399 while the Realme Tote bag is priced at at Rs 1,199.
Realme 5 Pro features a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels with 90.8 percent screen ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ protection. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a 2.3GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 processor with Adreno 616 GPU. The phone is available in three memory variants: 4GB RAM + 64GB of internal storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB and 8GB RAM + 128GB of internal storage. The memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card slot. The phone features a fingerprint sensor at the back and face unlock technology as well.
For the camera, the phone has a quad rear camera setup. The cameras have a combination of 48-megapixel primary SONY IMX 586 lens with PDAF, f/1.8 aperture, a 119-degree 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.25 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, all of which is enabled with EIS Image Stabilisation and Quad Bayer pixel four-in-one technology. For the front, the company has added a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 AI front camera with f/2.0 aperture and AI beautification mode. The front camera is also supported with EIS Image Stabilization out of the box.
Realme 5 Pro runs on Android 9 Pie operating system based on ColorOS 6.0 UI and it is backed up by a 4035mAh battery which supports VOOC 3.0 Flash Charge technology. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, Type C port and dual-SIM support. The phone measures 157 x 74.2 x 8.9mm and weighs 184 grams. As for the sensors are concerned, it comes with proximity, gravity, gyro, accelerometer and light sensors.
Realme 5 features 6.5-inch HD+ display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels with 89 percent screen ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ protection. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a 2.0GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor coupled with up to 4GB RAM and 128GB storage. The memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card slot.
Like Realme 5 Pro, Realme 5 also comes with a quad-camera setup at the rear. The phone has a 12MP primary sensor with PDAF, f/1.8 aperture, a 119-degree 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.25 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. For the front, the phone has a 13-megapixel sensor with AI beautification mode.
The phone runs on Android 9 Pie operating system based on ColorOS 6.0 UI and it is backed up by a 5000mAh battery. Connectivity features are 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, micro USB port and dual-SIM support. The phone measures 164.4 x 75.6 x 9.3mm and weighs 198 grams.