Realme’s first smartphone of the year Realme 5i has been launched in India finally. In terms of the hardware, it retains some of the key highlights of the Realme 5. Realme launched the phone with a quad rear camera set-up with dedicated wide-angle and macro lenses. The other big highlight of the phone is its massive 5,000mAh battery and the 6.52-inch display with a waterdrop notch.
Realme 5i: Specifications
Realme 5i features a 6.52-inch HD+ (720 x 1600 pixels) display with a waterdrop notch. Phone has octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
Realme 5i runs Android 9 Pie with ColorOS 6.0.1 on top and features a 6.52-inch HD+ (720x1600 pixels) in-cell display with 20:9 aspect ratio and 269ppi of pixel density. The display panel is also protected by a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
In terms of cameras, the phone comes with a 12-megapixel primary camera paired to an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro shooter to complete the quad-camera set-up on the phone.
For selfies, there is an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front along with an f/2.0 lens. The smartphone also has a list of preloaded features, including Beauty, HDR, Portrait, Timelapse, Slo-mo, NightScape 2.0, and Expert.
Realme 5i price in India, launch offers
The Realme 5i price in India is set at Rs. 8,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. It is avialable in Aqua Blue and Forest Green colour options and will go on sale from Wednesday, January 15. Moreover, the phone will be available for purchase during its first sale at 12pm (noon) IST on Wednesday through Flipkart and Realme.com website.
Launch offers on the Realme 5i include benefits worth Rs. 7,550 for Jio users as well as a 10 percent SuperCash via MobiKwik. Customers will also receive additional exchange discount via Cashify.