Realme has launched its Realme 5i in the Indian market. The device is identical to Realme 5 which was launched in August 2019. Later the brand has also launched Realme 5s along Realme X2 Pro in November 2019. Realme 5s was slightly a step up to Realme 5. Now the brand has discontinued the Realme 5 and replacing it by Realme 5i. The brand is launching a no. of smartphones and confusing the buyers. Realme has also launched Realme Buds Air Iconic cover and Realme power bank which has a capacity of 10,000mAh. The brand has launched Realme 5i earlier this week in Vietnam at a price tag of VND 4,290,000.
The Realme 5i sports a 6.52 HD+ IPS LCD waterdrop notched display. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. It has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and pixel density of 269ppi. The display is protected under Corning Gorilla Glass. The Realme 5i is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor which is paired with 4GB of LPDDDR4X RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The internal storage can be expanded via MicroSD card up to 256GB.
Talking about optics, the smartphone has a quad rear camera setup. It has a primary 12MP Sony IMX 386 sensor with an aperture value of f/1.8 coupled with an 8MP ultrawide lens with an aperture value of f/2.25 and a tertiary 2MP macro lens and finally a 2MP depth sensor with an aperture value of f/2.4. To the front, it has an 8MP sensor with an aperture value of f/2.0.
The Realme 5i is packed with a 5,000mAh battery which charges via MicroUSB and supports 10W charging. The device runs on Colour OS based on Android Pie. The device has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for security purposes. The 3.5mm headphone jack is still present in the device. The device comes in Aqua Blue and Forest Green color options. The Realme 5i is priced at Rs 8,999 for the 4GB + 64GB variant. The device will go on sale from January 15th and will be available on Flipkart and realme.com.
Realme 5i Specifications
- 6.52 inch HD+ IPS LCD Display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB ROM
- 12 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP quad rear camera
- 8MP front camera
- 5000mAh Battery
- Color OS based on Android Pie