Realme has confirmed the Realme 8 5G series launch date. The company will launch its 5G mid-range smartphones on April 21 in Thailand. Realme confirmed the launch date via a Facebook post. The video teaser not only confirms the launch date but also reveals the design. The design is fairly similar to the 4G variant. However, it does not come with the big “Dare to Leap” text on the back. The vanilla 8 is also confirmed to have a MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC and a 5000 mAh battery under the hood. Let’s take a look at the Realme 8 5G series launch date, specifications, and other details.
Realme 8 5G series to launch on April 21; teaser video reveals design
Realme 8 5G series will launch on April 21 in Thailand. The company is expected to launch its mid-range smartphones the next day in India.
Realme confirmed the launch date via a teaser video on Facebook. The video confirms the design and some of the key specifications. Unlike the 4G model, the 5G variant of the standard 8 does not have the Dare to Leap branding on the back of the Black variant.
Tipster Abhishek Yadav has also listed some of the key specifications of the upcoming Realme smartphone series. The vanilla 8 5G model will come with a MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC. It will come with a 5000 mAh battery and a 90Hz display. The phone will also have a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Based on the specs, it is speculated that the Realme 8 5G will be a rebranded Realme V13 5G. The device was launched in China with a 6.5-inch 90Hz LCD. It comes with a Dimensity 700 SoC with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. On the back, the phone has a 48MP triple-camera setup it runs on Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11.
Specifications of the 8 Pro 5G are unknown at the moment.
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