Realme UI 4.0 Based on Android 13 Tipped to Be in the Works: Update to Rollout to Realme 8, 9 and GT Phones to Begin With

Realme GT series will get 3 major OS updates.


Realme, one of India’s most popular smartphone makers recently announced the Android 13 beta program for the Realme GT 2 Pro owners. However, the Android 13 beta for the GT 2 Pro is still based on Realme UI 3.0 and not the next version, which is expected to be the Realme UI 4.0.

Android 13 stable version was announced by Google a few days back and brands like OnePlus and OPPO have already announced Oxygen OS 13 and Color OS 13 respectively based on Android 13. Along with that, many phones from other brands like Xiaomi, Asus, and Tenco are eligible for the Android 13 beta program.

With almost all Android smartphone makers preparing for the release of Android 13 for eligible devices in the coming weeks, Realme is prepping to launch the next iteration of Realme UI, the Realme UI 4.0.

Realme UI 4.0 Currently Under Development

Ravikumar on Twitter, whose username goes by @ravi3dfx has shared a screenshot of Realmne UI 4.0 and has also given us some details of the upcoming version of Realme’s custom UI for Android. The screenshot was reportedly spotted in the Realme Lab and as you can see from the screenshot, the update says Realme UI 4.0 and the size of the update is about 5.33 GB, which is a massive size for an update.

Further, the update changelog says Realme UI 4.0 and Android 13. Since OnePlus and OPPO have already announced the Android 13 skin for their smartphones, we are expecting Realme to launch the same soon as well. As for the compatible devices, the Realme UI 4.0 based on Android 13 will arrive to the Realme 8 series, Realme 9 series and Realme GT series a the beginning and more devices are expected to get the update gradually.

Realme’s Xu Qi Chase also teased the Realme UI 4 on Weibo recently.

Realme UI 4.0 Based on Android 13 Eligible List (Expected)

  • Realme GT Neo 3
  • Realme GT 2 Pro
  • Realme GT 2
  • Realme GT
  • Realme GT Neo
  • Realme 9 4G / 5G
  • Realme 9 SE 5G
  • Realme 9 Pro+
  • Realme 9 Pro
  • Realme 9i
  • Realme 8 Pro
  • Realme 8 4G
  • Realme 8 5G
  • Realme 8i
  • Realme 8s 5G
  • Realme GT Neo 2
  • Realme GT Master Edition
  • Realme GT Master Explorer Edition
  • Realme Narzo 30 Pro
  • Realme Narzo 30 4G/ 5G
  • Realme Narzo 30A
  • Realme X7 Max
  • Realme X7 Pro
  • Realme V13
  • Realme V11
  • Realme Q3
  • Realme Q3i
  • Realme Q3 Pro