Realme held an event launching two new smartphones – realme X and realme 3i. Both the devices are quite different from each other, realme 3i targeted towards a new generation who are getting into their first smartphone, while the realme X is designed for people who want more innovative features without spending a premium.
Realme 3i is an affordable smartphone from realme from its budget offering. The smartphone is powered by MediaTek Helio P60 processor paired with either 3GB RAM + 32GB Storage or 4GB RAM + 64Gb Storage. There is a Dual camera on the rear featuring 13MP primary + 2MP secondary sensor which support Nightscape mode in this budget price segment. To power up this device, the phone is packed with 4230 mAh battery for long-lasting performance. The new budget smartphone realme 3i comes in 3 colours in the diamond-cut design: Diamond Black, Diamond Blue, and the Diamond Red. realme 3i can be purchased at INR 7,999/- for the 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM variant and INR 9,999/- for the 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM variant.
Realme X is designed to deliver the most affordable Realme smartphone with premium features including true full-view experience with the in-display fingerprint technology and 20W VOOC 3.0 flash charge. The new Realme X is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor paired with either 4GB RAM + 128GB Storage or 8GB + 128GB Storage. The dual rear camera setup consists of 48MP and 5MP sensors, while the front camera comes with a Sony IMX471 16MP sensor. The phone is packed with 3765 mAh battery which can be fast charging with 20W VOOC 3.0 Flash charge technology. Realme comes in two variants – 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM at INR16,999/- and 8GB + 128GB ROM at INR 19,999/- – and is available in two colours: Polar White and Space Blue.
Realme X will also come in two limited editions:
● The realme X Spider-Man Edition along with a special gift box and a customized UI will be available for purchase at INR 20,999/-
● The realme X Master Edition is designed by the top Japanese industrial design expert, Mr Naoto Fukasawa. These two are inspired by ‘Onion’ and ‘Garlic’. The realme X Master Editions are priced at INR 19,999/-
Announcing the launch, Mr. Madhav Sheth, Chief Executive Officer – Realme India, said, “The launch of our latest smartphones, realme X and realme 3i, underlines our brand promise of ‘Dare to Leap’ by delivering superlative performance, design, and quality. realme X, for instance, offers the most affordable and practical pop-up, true full-screen experience in its category and comes equipped with several top-of-the-line features such as Dolby Atmos and the latest in-display fingerprint technology. We are also delivering the most cutting-edge technology in the sub-9k category with the launch of realme 3i, ensuring that first-time smartphone buyers and mass consumers across India have access to best-in-class features and innovations.”
“In addition to the theatre and home, Dolby Atmos transforms the way you experience audio on mobile, enabling immersive and spectacular experiences on the go. The Dolby Atmos on realme X will enhance content on popular mobile applications & will turn the smartphone into an entertainment hub,” Said Ashim Mathur, Senior Regional Director Marketing, Dolby Laboratories.
The first sale of realme X will be at 12 PM, July 24 on Flipkart and realme.com/in/, but fans who “Hate-to-wait”, realme X will also be available for sale from 8 PM on July 18. Consumers can enjoy a 10% instant discount with SBI Credit Cards on realme X and no cost EMI up to 6 months. Realme 3i, on the other hand, will be available on Flipkart and realme.com, with the first sale going live from 12 PM on July 23.
Realme X Spider-Man Edition has already been sold out during blind-order and consumers can finish the remaining payment process from July 22 to July 26. There is no date revealed of the realme X Master Edition, but according to realme, the Master edition will be available soon for sale.