Realme 5i is here. Another smartphone in the hit Realme 5 series, the company continues to expand the Realme 5 portfolio. After Realme 5S, here’s Realme 5i, a new version of Realme 5.
Realme 5i was first unveiled in Vietnam, and now it comes to India.
With almost similar features and specs, the Realme 5i has been toned down with the same body and design Realme 5. The device takes the massive 5,000mAh battery and 6.52-inch display as well.
Realme 5i Specs & Features, Realme 5i Spec Sheet
The all new Realme 5i is a slightly toned-down version of the existing Realme 5. The much affordable quad camera budget smartphone has been a big hit in India, and Realme recently upgraded the smartphone with a 48MP main shooter, Realme 5S.
Coming back to Realme 5i, the new smartphone features the same 6.52-inch HD+ display offering a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels with a water drop notch on top.
Under the hood, Realme 5i is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC, paired with upto 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
The smartphone will come with two storage options: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage. Realme 5i will be available in Blue and the new Green colour option. The device comes with Android Pie based ColorOS 6.0.1 on top.
Talking about optics, Realme 5i dons a quad camera system featuring a 12-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens, 2-megapixel depth sensor and finally a 2-megapixel macro sensor.
Upfront Realme 5i comes with an 8-megapixel selfie lens. Realme 5i is backed by the same 5,000mAh battery as Realme 5 with a 10W wired charger in the box.
Realme Fitness Band May Launch Very Soon
Realme CEO Madhav Sheth himself confirmed that Realme is working on a fitness band. He also added that the Realme band is in the works, and it will launch in a few months, most probably in the first half of 2020.
But a new leak is out hinting at a Realme Smartwatch or fitness band launch soon. The fitness band has already received BIS Certification, and Realme Smartwatch may come to India very soon.
The device is already under work, and probably in one of the final phases.
While nothing about the Realme fitness band was shared, it’s being speculated to be at par with the current Mi Band 4 by Xiaomi. The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 was launched in India back in September at Rs 2,299.
Realme has already been diversifying its portfolio of products in the country, and it’s getting into audio accessories, smartphone accessories, power banks and even bags. Realme will continue to diversify into more lifestyle product categories in 2020.