Realme launched the Realme 8 5G today in India. The company’s latest smartphone is currently the most affordable 5G smartphone in India priced at Rs 14,999. At the event, Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth also confirmed the launch of a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC-powered smartphone. In case you are wondering, the device could well be the rumoured Realme X7 Max. The smartphone was recently rumoured to launch in India as a rebranded Realme X7 Pro Extreme Edition. However, the device has a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC. It is likely that Realme could launch the Realme GT Neo as X7 Max in India. Let’s take a look at more details around the Realme X7 Max launch in India.
Realme X7 Max could launch in India as rebranded Realme GT Neo 5G
Realme has teased the launch of the Realme X7 Max in India. The phone will come with a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC under the hood.
Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth, at the Realme 8 5G launch event, teased the launch of the X7 Max in India. The phone is confirmed to come with a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC.
It was previously rumoured that Realme will launch the X7 Max as a rebranded Realme X7 Pro Extreme Edition. However, the device features a Dimensity 1000+ SoC. There were rumours of Realme bringing the GT series to India. It is possible that the GT Neo 5G could launch in India as the X7 Max. The phone comes with a Dimensity 1200 SoC in China.
Realme did not reveal the name or any other specifications of its upcoming X-series smartphone. However, based on the recent rumours and reports, we suspect that the X7 Max will launch as a rebadged Realme GT Neo in India.
Realme GT Neo specifications
The smartphone features a 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The screen has a hole-punch cutout for the 16MP front camera. Under the hood is a Dimensity 1200 SoC. It is paired with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The device packs a 4,500 mAh battery with 50W fast charging.
On the back is a triple-camera setup. It has a 64MP primary camera sensor. The phone also features an 8MP ultrawide lens and a 2MP tertiary camera. Connectivity features include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band Wi-Fi, GPS, and USB Type-C port.
The device runs Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 out of the box.