Realme is holding an event in India tomorrow where the company is confirmed to launch at least three new products. The launch event will see two new smartphones and a tablet. Realme has revealed their names to be the Realme 8s 5G, Realme 8i, and Realme Pad. Each of these products will bring a first for the Indian market. The Realme 8s will be India’s first phone with the MediaTek Dimensity 810 chipset. The Realme 8i is India’s first phone with the MediaTek Helio G96 processors. The Realme Tab, on the other hand, is Realme’s first-ever tablet for the Indian market. Here’s everything we know about the three new Realme products launching in the country tomorrow.
Let’s start with what is arguably the most exciting new product from Realme – the Realme Tab. The company’s first-ever tablet is set to shake up the tablet segment in India. Realme has teased several key features of the Realme Pad already, including the design, display resolution, and battery. Given the company’s history, the Realme Pad price in India is expected to be aggressive if the brand is looking to take on tablets from Apple and Samsung.
The Realme Pad will feature a 10.4-inch WUXGA+ display with 2000×1200 resolution. The tablet is teased to offer an AMOLED panel and slim bezels around the screen. The Realme Pad will measure just 6.8mm in thickness and it will feature a matal unibody design. The company has also confirmed a 7,100mAh battery unit inside the Realme Pad and 18W fast charging support. The tablet will deliver up to 12 hours of video playback and 65 days of standby time.
Realme 8s 5G
Realme has confirmed a few key Realme 8s 5G spec on its official website. We know that the phone will come with the Dimensity 810 5G chipset, which will be the first 6nm chip in the segment. The processor delivers up to 2.4GHz clock speed, which is 20 percent higher than the Dimensity 720. The phone will come in 6GB and 8GB RAM variants with the addition of 5G Dynamic RAM Expansion. This means that the phone will effectively offer up to 11GB and 13GB RAM, respectively.
The Realme 8s 5G will come in Universe Blue and Universe Purple colour options. The phone weighs 191 grams and is 8.8mm in thickness. Other rumoured Realme 8s specs include a 6.5-inch 90Hz screen, Android 11 OS, 64MP triple rear camera, 16MP front camera, and a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.
As for the Realme 8i, it will be India’s first phone with the MediaTek Helio G96 chipset. The processor delivers up to 2.05GHz clock speed and the phone will be a significant performance upgrade over the Realme 7i. Notably, the Realme 8i will offer up to 120Hz refresh rate and it is Realme’s first screen whose brightness can reach as low as 1 nit.
Rumoured Realme 8i specifications include a 6.59-inch FHD+ display. The phone will be offered in 4GB and 6GB RAM with additional 5GB DREs support. The device is said to feature a 50MP triple rear camera system and a 16MP front-facing camera. Realme 8i is rumoured to feature a 5,000mAh battery with either 18W or 33W fast charging support.