Realme GT Explorer Master Edition confirmed to feature Snapdragon 870 chipset

Realme GT Master Edition series is the company's upcoming premium mid-range offering.

Highlights
  • Realme GT Explorer Master Edition is confirmed to feature Snapdragon 870 chipset
  • This will be an upgrade over the Realme GT Master Edition’s Snapdragon 778 SoC
  • Realme GT Master Edition launch is on July 21st
  • Realme GT Master Edition is expected to launch in India as well

Realme GT Master Edition launch is scheduled in China for July 21st. Rumours suggest the company also has the Realme GT Explorer Master Edition in the works as well though the brand hasn’t confirmed the same officially. Now, in the latest teaser on Weibo, Realme has confirmed the upcoming flagship will come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. The promotional image shows the punch-hole cutout on the top-left corner of the phone and the Grey colour panel on the back, which is the same as the one in the teaser image that Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth had revealed on Twitter. There are chances the handset could be the Realme GT Explorer Master Edition and not the standard Realme GT Master Edition.

Realme GT Explorer Master Edition

Realme GT Explorer Master Edition is said to have model number RMX3366 and was spotted on the TENAA listing. This revealed the phone will come with a 3.2GHz octa-core processor, which could be the Snapdragon 870. On the other hand, the standard Realme GT Master Edition may come powered by the Snapdragon 778G chipset. 91mobiles had exclusively revealed the Reame GT Master Edition price, specifications, and renders recently.

Realme GT Master Edition specifications (rumoured)

Realme GT Master Edition is said to sport a 6.43-inch FHD+ sAMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, punch-hole cutout, and an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. The phone is reportedly powered by the Snapdragon 778 SoC paired with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage that may be further expandable via a microSD card. The phone is likely to boot Android 11-based Realme 2.0 custom skin out of the box and has a 4,300mAh battery with 65W charging support. Realme GT Master Edition is said to feature triple cameras on the back, with a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. It is said to have a 32MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. Connectivity features could include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and USB Type-C port for charging and data sync.

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Realme GT Master Edition price (leaked)

Realme GT Master Edition price is said to start at EUR 399 (approx. Rs 35,300) for the 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage version, while the 12GB+256GB version is said to cost around EUR 449 (approx. Rs 39,700). It is expected to arrive in White and Black colours with a matte finish.

Key Specs

Realme GT Master Edition 5G
Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G | 8 GBProcessor
6.43 inches Display
64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MPRear camera
32 MPSelfie camera
4300 mAh Battery
Realme GT Master Edition 5G Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 27,690
Release Date: 13-Oct-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 8 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone