Realme 10 Pro India launch December 8th: 5 smartphones it will compete against

Here are the top five smartphones you can buy instead of the upcoming Realme 10 Pro.

Realme 10 Pro and Realme 10 Pro+ are all set to launch in India on December 8th. The handsets will be mid-range offerings, with some iterative upgrades over their respective predecessors the Realme 9 Pro and Relame 9 Pro+. While the Realme 10 Pro+ will be the most premium smartphone of the two, it is the Realme 10 Pro that will be more budget-friendly. The handset is likely to be priced under Rs 20,000. Key specs of Realme 10 Pro will include 5G-capable Snapdragon 695 SoC, 120Hz refresh rate screen, and a 108MP primary camera. On that note, below is a list of smartphones the upcoming 10 Pro will be competing against. But, before we get to that, let’s check out Realme 10 Pro specifications and expected price in India:

Coming to the price, the Realme 10 Pro is selling in China roughly at a starting price of around Rs 18,300. If that is anything to go by, we can expect the phone to be priced in India somewhere in between Rs 18,000-Rs 19,000 for the base 8GB RAM variant.

5 smartphones Realme 10 Pro will compete with

Let’s take a look at all the smartphones that will compete against the upcoming Realme 10 Pro. 

Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G

Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G

The Redmi Note 11 Pro+ features a large 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Under the hood, the smartphone runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.2 internal storage. Photography is taken care of by three cameras on the rear comprising a 108MP main sensor, an 8MP ultrawide unit, and a 2MP macro lens. On the front, there’s a 16MP selfie camera housed inside the punch-hole cutout. Currently, the Redmi Note 11 Pro+ runs on Android 12 with MIUI 13 but expect it to soon receive Android 13 in the next couple of months. Powering up the phone is a 5000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support.

Price

The Redmi Note 11 Pro+ is available on Amazon starting at Rs 19,999 for the base variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G

Nord CE 2 Lite 5G is OnePlus’ most affordable smartphone in the Indian market. Just like the Realme 10 Pro, the handset comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G chipset and an LCD display measuring at 6.59-inches with FHD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate support. Apart from that, the OnePlus smartphone comes with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.2 internal storage. On the rear side, there are three cameras consisting of a 64MP primary sensor and 2MP depth and macro lenses. As for selfies and video calling, a 16MP camera is present on the front. Although the phone runs on Android 12 on top of OxygenOS 12, the brand has already initiated the OxygenOS 13 Open Beta program hinting the official update is not too far. Lastly, the Nord CE 2 Lite has a 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support via the in-box charger.

Price

The OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G can be bought online on Amazon starting at Rs 18,999 for the base 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM model.

Poco X4 Pro 5G

Poco X4 Pro 5G rocks identical specifications to Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G since both of the handsets feature a 6.67-inch FullHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate support, Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G SoC and 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage base variants. What sets the Poco X4 Pro 5G apart is the 64MP primary camera while the secondary cameras of 8MP ultra-wide and 2MP macro remain the same. Furthermore, the phone rocks the same 5000mAh battery unit with 67W fast charging support. 

Price

The Poco X4 Pro 5G is available to purchase on Flipkart at Rs 17,999.

Moto G82 5G

The only stock-Android phone in this list is the Moto G82 5G. The handset flaunts a 6.6-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate that can reach brightness levels of 700 nits. Powering up the phone is once again the Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G chipset built on 6nm fabrication and comes with 6GB and 8GB RAM variants with 128GB internal storage. Coming to the back of the Moto G82, there’s a 50MP primary camera, 8MP ultra-wide camera, and 2MP macro lens. As for the front, a 16MP sensor is situated in the punch-hole cutout of the display. Lastly, the phone gets its juices from a 5000mAh battery that can be fast charged using the 33W charger that comes in the box. 

Price

The Moto G82 can be purchased through Flipkart starting at Rs 19,999.

OPPO F21s Pro 5G

OPPO F21s Pro 5G

Those looking for a design-oriented smartphone can go for the OPPO F21s Pro 5G which comes with a slim form factor and a distinctive colour finish on the back. As for the specifications, the handset sports a 6.4-inch FullHD+ AMOLED display with Schott Xensation glass protection. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 runs under the hood that is coupled with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. As for the cameras, the OPPO F21s Pro has a 64MP primary sensor, 2MP macro, and a 2MP depth lens. Then there’s a 16MP selfie snapper on the front. The phone comes with a battery capacity of 4500mAh with 33W fast charging support. On the software front, the handset runs on Android 12 with ColorOS 12 custom skin.

Price

The OPPO F21s Pro can be purchased for as low as Rs 21,999.