Realme 8 5G Specs Become Official Ahead of India Launch: MediaTek Dimensity 700, 90Hz Display and More

Realme 8 5G is announced in Thailand. The device sports a 6.5-inch display and is powered by Dimensity 700 SoC.

Realme 8 5G

Realme has officially announced the Realme 8 5G model in Thailand as promised earlier. The company will be unveiling this 5G variant in the Indian market tomorrow at 12:30 PM. The design of the Realme 8 5G is similar to that of the 4G model that was launched in India earlier. The essential feature of the newly announced smartphone is that it incorporates MediaTek’s Dimensity 700 5G chipset and has a 48MP triple camera setup. The Realme 8 5G sports an FHD+ display and draws power from a 5000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. Let’s check out the detailed specifications of the device, pricing, and availability information ahead:

Realme 8 5G Pricing And Availability

The Realme 8 5G comes in Super Sonic Blue and Supersonic Black colour options. The device is priced at around THB 9,999 (Rs 24,067) for which you seem to get a 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model. The phone is available in the 6GB RAM option as well as per Realme’s official Thailand website. The device is already up for pre-orders from Lazada and Shopee website. We should get to learn more about the Realme 8 5G price in India when the phone goes official in the country tomorrow.

Realme 8 5G Specifications, Features

As mentioned above, the Realme 8 5G resembles similar to that of the 4G model. It sports a 6.5-inch IPS LCD display that has FHD+ 1080 × 2400 pixels resolution. The screen offers a 90Hz refresh rate, 600 nits maximum brightness, and has a screen to body ratio of 90.5%. Powering the device under the hood is an octa-core 2.2GHz MediaTek’s Dimensity 700 SoC. The device ships with 4GB of RAM and packs 128GB UFS 2.1 internal storage. There’s even a higher-end model that comes with 6GB of RAM. The smartphone even has a microSD card support option, allowing storage expansion up to 1TB. On the software side of things, the handset runs Android 11 out of the box with Realme UI 2.0. The device is equipped with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.

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In terms of imaging, the Realme 8 5G features a triple-camera setup. The device incorporates a 48-megapixel primary main camera that has an f/1.7 aperture. The 48MP sensor is accompanied by a macro and mono lens unit. For selfies and video-calling, the phone sports a 16-megapixel camera. Connectivity-wise, the device offers dual-SIM support, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/A-GPS/BEIDOU, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, and has a 3.5mm audio jack. The whole package is fueled by a 5000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging.

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Onkar is a freelance writer at MySmartPrice. He is an engineer by profession and an ardent smartphone geek. He likes to write about smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables, smart home products, and more in his free time.