10 August 2021
Update: August 16, 2021
As per a new poster spotted in China and reported by the tipster @TechTipster_ on Twitter, Realme's first-ever laptop is coming to the Chinese market by the name Realme Book and it might come to India by the name 'Realme Book Slim.' The spotted poster reveals the specifications of the device and the price too. As per the poster, the Realme Book will launch in China for CNY 4,699 which is equivalent to INR 53,800 in India.
It should be noted that the converted Indian price tag is in line with what the previous leaks have said. Also, the specifications in the poster go in line with the previous leaks (refer to the original article below).
Original Post (August 10, 2021)
Realme has finally made this official that its first-ever laptop is coming on August 18. The name of the product is Realme Book and the company has announced the launch date via its official website. Realme has shared no other details, though you can refer to some past leaks to know what this laptop might bring.
The Realme Book is tipped to feature a 14-inch display with a standard 16:9 ratio. It is expected to feature an FHD+ display and narrow bezels. It is said to be powered by 11th Gen Intel Core i3 and Core i5 processors. As per new details surfaced on Weibo, the laptop has 8GB RAM and it might feature USB Type-C slots. Moreover, the USB Type-C has been confirmed by a teaser video from Realme as well.
Furthermore, the Realme Book is rumored to feature a USB Type-A slot, fingerprint scanner, 3.5mm headphone jack. It might also pack 512GB storage and feature 65W fast-charging support. It will run Windows 10 and might cost Rs. 40,000 (~$540) in India.
As per the renders leak that surfaced last month, the Realme Book’s design appears to be inspired by Apple MacBook Pro.
Also, a couple of days back, Madhav Sheth, CEO at Realme India gave us a glimpse of the laptop via Twitter.
We at #realme have been working very hard to bring to you the latest technology at an affordable price.— Madhav Sheth (@MadhavSheth1) August 8, 2021
Can't wait to share the seamless experience of yet another industry disrupter with you all. #realmeBook Slim will be a game changer! pic.twitter.com/NHdrHLl5Qc
He and others in the company can be seen using the laptop in the picture. The tweet shows the #realmeBook Slim hashtag, indicating it might be one of the models in the Realme Book series.
As pretty apparent from the picture and according to leaks as well, the Realme Book will be available in Blue and Grey color options.
We are not too far from the said launch date of the Realme Book. So, everything will become official soon.