As scheduled, Realme has launched the Realme 5i smartphone in the Indian market today. The new handset from the brand is basically the Realme 5, but with a lower resolution front camera – the Realme 5i packs an 8MP selfie snapper compared to the 13MP unit in the Realme 5. So, the Realme 5i should be cheaper than the Realme 5, right? Well, no. The Realme 5i has the same price tag as the Realme 5’s base variant since the former offers higher RAM and storage capacity.
Realme 5i: Price in India, Availability
The Realme 5i comes in Indian in only memory configuration – 4GB RAM + 64GB storage. And it costs INR 8,999. The device will be available to purchase starting January 15 at 12:00 PM exclusively from Flipkart.
Realme 5i: Specifications
- Display – 6.52-inch IPS LCD with HD+ resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass
- Front camera – 8MP
- Rear camera – 12MP main + 8MP ultrawide + 2MP macro + 2MP depth, 4K video recording
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
- RAM – 4GB
- Storage – 64GB
- Operating system – Android 9 Pie with Color OS 6
- Battery – 5000mAh
- Connectivity – Dual-SIM, 4G, VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth v5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, microUSB port
- Other features – Rear-mounted fingerprint scanner