Realme’s first smartphone for the year, the Realme 5i has been launched in India finally. The phone comes to India after it was launched in Vietnam early in the week. In terms of the hardware, it brings to the table slightly watered down specs as compared to the Realme 5, but still retains some of the key highlights of the Realme 5.
Realme 5i features a 6.52-inch HD+ (720 x 1600 pixels) display with a waterdrop notch. Under the hood, the phone brings with itself a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC that has been paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
Phone comes with Quad Camera which is a 12MP primary camera paired to an 8MP wide-angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro shooter to complete the quad-camera set-up on the phone. On the front realme 5i has 8MP camera
Realme 5i has a 5,000mAh battery tasked to run this device with Android Pie based ColorOS 6.0.1 on top.
The phone has been announced in a single variant. The price of the variant starts at Rs 8,999 and brings with it 4GB+64GB. The device will be available in in Aqua Blue and Forest Green color options. The phone will go sale starting January 15 and will be available exclusively via Flipkart and Realme Website at 12pm on the day.