Realme fitness band launching in India in early 2020: Madhav Sheth

“The Realme fitness band will give competition to Xiaomi’s popular Mi Band 4 fitness tracker if it gets the pricing right”

Realme is all set to expand its product lineup with the launch of Realme fitness band next year. The vendor has been working on the wearables for quite some time, and now its India CEO Madhav Sheth in the 13th episode of Ask Madhav has revealed that the Realme fitness band will be launched in the first half of 2020. With the launch of the fitness band, Realme will take on Xiaomi’s Mi Band 4 in the wearable segment. Sheth further added that Realme aims to be the largest tech-lifestyle brand in India.

Ask Madhav is a monthly series where Realme fans can submit questions to Sheth. In the episode, he starts talking about the fitness band at 1:37 minute mark. He said that Realme Fitness Band was “in works” and one might see its launch in the first half of 2020.

The confirmation of Realme fitness band comes days after the brand launched its first truly wireless earphones Realme Buds Air. The AirPods look-alike earbuds are powered by Bluetooth and come bundled with a charging case that supports wireless charging. The Realme Buds Air price in India is set at Rs 3,999. The pair comes in white, yellow, and black hues and will be available for sale via Flipkart and realme.com.

In addition to the earbuds, Realme has also launched its Realme X2 smartphone in India. It’s the latest 64MP quad rear camera phone from the brand. The handset ships with a 6.4-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 730G chipset, 32MP selfie camera, and 4,000mAh battery with 30W VOOC fast charging support. The phone runs Android 9 Pie-based ColorOS 6 out of the box. The Realme X2 price in India starts at Rs 16,999. The handset comes with 4GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variants.