Realme X9 series launch timeline tipped: expected specifications, price

Realme X9 and Realme X9 Pro price and specifications could be officially announced in July, according to a new tip.

Highlights
  • Realme X9 series tipped to launch in China in July.
  • The lineup is expected to include Realme X9 and Realme X9 Pro.
  • Realme X9 series is expected to launch in India as well.

Realme X9 series is expected to launch in China soon and will succeed the Realme X7 lineup from 2020. The series is rumoured to include the vanilla Realme X9 and a Realme X9 Pro. The standard Realme 9 had recently received the TENAA certification, revealing some key specifications and design. Realme India CMO, Francis Wong had also teased the phone on Twitter, suggesting its launch in India is on cards. Now, according to a tipster on Weibo, the Realme X9 lineup will debut in July, though an exact date isn’t revealed yet. The tipster adds that the standard Realme X9 will replace the Realme V15, while the Pro variant is expected to replace the Realme X50 Pro.

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Realme X9, X9 Pro Specifications (rumoured)

Realme X9 Pro specifications leaked out recently. The phone is said to come with a 6.55-inch AMOLED display with a micro-curved screen and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 later. It could be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, but there seems to be another variant with the MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset and this may debut globally as OnePlus Nord 2. Connectivity features could include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, dual-band Wi-Fi, GPS, USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer, and NFC. The handset will house a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast-charging support. Moving to cameras, Realme X9 Pro is tipped to come with a triple camera setup at the back, with a 50MP Sony IMX766 primary sensor, a 16MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP B&W sensor. A 32MP sensor on the front is also expected.

Realme RMX3366 aka Realme X9

Realme X9 (Realme RMX3366) specifications were listed on TENAA certification recently. The phone is said to sport a 6.55-inch FHD+ display, probably an AMOLED panel. It could be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC and boot Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 custom skin out of the box. The phone is said to pack a 2,200mAh battery (combined capacity of 4,400mAh) with fast-charging support. Connectivity features could include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and USB Type-C for charging and data sync.

Realme X9 series price (rumoured)

The Realme X9 price in China is tipped to be between RMB 2,000 (around Rs 22,800) and RMB 2,500 (approx Rs 28,500). Meanwhile, the Realme X9 Pro price is said to start at RMB 2,699 (approx Rs 30,900) for the 8GB/ 128GB version and RMB 2,999 (approx Rs 34,345) for the 12GB/256GB model.