Realme 5i, the first of company’s offerings this year, was launched in India at an event today. The phone makes its India entry soon after it’s launch in Vietnam a few days back. Realme 5i will go on sale in India starting from Wednesday, January 15.
Realme 5i Highlights:
Realme 5i is being talked about as a toned-down version of Realme 5, with its specifications appearing moderated as compared to the latter. High points of the Realme 5i include a quad rear camera and a 5,000mAh battery. The new smartphone design features a waterdrop-style display notch and a rear fingerprint sensor.
Realme 5i Price in India:
The Realme 5i price in India has been fixed at INR 8,999 for the 4GB RAM / 64GB storage model. There are some fascinating launch offers on the new smartphone. Jio Users stand to get Rs. 7,550, and there will be a 10 per cent SuperCash available via MobiKwik. Additional exchange discounts are also available for customers on Cashify.
Realme 5i Availability:
Realme 5i is available in Forest Green and Aqua Blue colours. The smartphone will go on sale on January 15, 2020, at 12pm IST through Flipkart and Realme store website.
Realme 5i Camera:
Realme 5i comes with a quad rear camera setup, featuring a 12-megapixel primary sensor along with an f/1.8 lens. It is coupled with an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, along with a 2-megapixel macro lens. The smartphone also has an LED flash. For selfies, there is an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front along with an f/2.0 lens.
Realme 5i Specifications and Features:
Realme 5i features a 6.52-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a waterdrop notch. The smartphone is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).
Realme 5i is a dual-SIM (Nano) phone and packs Android 9 Pie with ColorOS 6.1 on top. The display has the protection of 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Realme 5i packs the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC inside, paired with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM.
For connectivity, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack are provided. The phone is also equipped with an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication.
Realme 5i is powered by a massive 5,000mAh battery, with 10W charging support. The phone dimensions are 164.4x75x9.3mm and weighs 195 grams.