17 December 2019
The much-awaited Realme XT smartphone has finally been made official in India. It is the phone Realme was marketing quite heavily and even allowed YouTubers to share hands-on videos in a bit to claim the title of the first 64-megapixel smartphone in India. It is now the most expensive Realme phone in India as it is a slightly better version of the Realme X.
The Realme XT sports a 6.4-inch Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and dewdrop-styled notch. Under the hood, it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 AIE coupled with up to 8GB of RAM. There are total three configuration variants: 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB storage, and 8GB RAM with 128GB storage.
The star of the show is undoubtedly the 64-megapixel quad camera setup. The primary camera is a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 sensor with f/1.8 aperture and 1/1.72 size. Other cameras include an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor with f/2.25 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel 4cm macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, it has a 16-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture and is housed within the notch.
The whole package is powered by a 4,000mAh battery with VOOC 3.0 fast charging. It is running ColorOS 6.0 based on Android 9 Pie out of the box. Other features include Dolby Atmos audio, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, and an in-display fingerprint scanner. It has been released in Pearl White and Pearl Blue color variants.
Realme XT Pricing:
- 4GB/64GB for Rs. 15,999
- 6GB/64GB for Rs. 16,999
- 8GB/128GB for Rs. 18,999
The Realme XT will go on sale starting Septemeber 16th via Flipkart and Realme's official website. The smartphone will also be sold in offline markets but there is no specific date yet.