Realme X2 8GB+256GB Memory Variant Announced for India, Here are the Specifications, Price and Sale Date

There is a new variant of the Realme X2 in town with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. Interested?

Realme X2

Seven months after its launch in India, Realme’s excellent budget smartphone, the Realme X2 has received a minor update. You might recall that the Realme X2 – at the time of its launch in December 2019 – came in three variants; a base 4+64GB option, a mid-tier 6+128GB variant, and the top end 8+128GB variant. Today, the company has quietly announced the launch of a new top-end variant of the device that gets 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. Realme is yet to announce the pricing for this variant. What we do know, however, is that the device will go on sale starting 8 PM on July 21, 2020. The pricing for the existing variants of the device is as follows.

Realme X2 Price in India

  • Realme X2 4GB+64GB – Rs 17,999 (launched at Rs 16,999 and price hiked by Rs 1,000)
  • Realme X2 6GB+128GB – Rs 19,999
  • Realme X2 8GB+128GB – Rs 20,999
  • Realme X2 8GB+256GB – Price yet to be revealed

All four variants come in three color options; Pearl Blue, Pearl White, and Pearl Green.

Let us now revisit the specifications of the new variant of the Realme X2 – which remains unchanged except for the enhanced internal storage.

Realme X2 256GB Specifications, Features

The Realme X2 boasts of a large 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a small waterdrop notch at the top center. The phone also gets an in-display fingerprint sensor. The phone comes powered by the mid-range Snapdragon 730G chipset, which remains ane excellent option nearly seven months into the launch of the phone. You already know the different RAM and storage options the hone comes in and that the new 8GB+256GB variant is the latest kid on the block.

The camera setup on the Realme X2 includes a 64MP primary camera (Samsung GW1 sensor), an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera, a 2MP macro camera, and another 2MP sensor for portraits. At the front, the phone gets a 32MP camera for selfies and video calls.

The battery capacity on the Realme X2 stands at 4000mAh, and as expected of a Realme device, it supports fast charging as well (30W Super VOOC). At launch, the Realme X2 ran ColorOS 6.1 atop Android 9 Pie. It has since then been updated to Realme UI 1.0, which is based on Android 10.

We shall update this article with the pricing of the new 8GB+256GB variant of the Realme X2 once the company officially announces it.

Having spent the better part of the last decade writing about technology, Rahul is among the most experienced tech journalists in India. His writing career began back to 2006 when he started off as a member of the Microsoft PYPC (Protect Your PC) team. At Microsoft, most of his time was spent on creating and updating Microsoft’s Knowledge Base articles. In 2008, thanks to his proclivity for consumer technology, he joined Techtree, then India’s most popular consumer tech website. In his decade-long career, Rahul has contributed to several Indian and International publications including GQ Magazine, Onlygizmos, iPhoneHacks, and The Inquisitr.