The Realme 8 5G is set to launch in India today at 12:30 IST, and the phone will join the regular Realme 8 4G and the Realme 8 Pro 4G. Realme 8 5G debuted yesterday in Thailand, revealing the full specifications and design. The Realme 8 5G comes with a perforated camera, triple cameras and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Realme 8 5G specifications include the MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset, 5,000 mAh battery and a 90Hz FHD + display and 48MP triple cameras. Here’s a quick look at how you can watch Realme 8 5G streaming online, the expected price and specifications.
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Realme 8 5G India launches live stream of the event
The Realme 8 5G India launch event will be broadcast live on the company’s social media devices and on YouTube at 12:30 PM IST. The phone is expected to be priced under Rs 20,000 in India. You can watch the event online right here via the link embedded below.
Features Realme 8 5G
The Realme 8 5G features a 6.5-inch FHD + LCD screen with a refresh rate of 90Hz and a brightness of 600 nits. The phone receives a perforated camera and a screen-to-body ratio of 90.5%. The phone comes with MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G SoC paired with up to 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage in Thailand. The phone runs the Android 11 operating system with the custom Realme UI skin out of the box. It has an on-screen fingerprint sensor for security, a 5,000 mAh battery with 18 W fast charging support and a triple card slot.
Realme 8 5G has a triple rear camera configuration, which includes a 48MP primary sensor with PDAF, a macro lens and a 2MP B&W lens. On the front, it has a 16MP Sony IMX471 snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. Connectivity features include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and USB Type-C port.
Realme 8 5G price in India (estimated)
Realme 8 5G was launched in Thailand with a starting price of 9,999 THB (approximately Rs 24,000). However, the Realme 8 5G India price is expected to be much more affordable in comparison. In fact, the phone will probably be priced under Rs 15,000 and could be the cheapest 5G phone in India.