05 May 2021
Realme has launched a new lineup of 5G smartphones named Realme Q3. There are currently three models: Realme Q3 Pro, Realme Q3, and Realme Q3i. Each of these phones supports 5G connectivity, has a punch-hole display, and a triple rear camera system. Two of the phones feature a MediaTek Dimensity processor and one has a Qualcomm Snapdragon chip.
The Realme Q3 Pro is the best smartphone in the lineup. It sports a 6.43-inch Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) AMOLED punch-hole display. It offers a 120Hz refresh rate with a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut coverage. Under the hood, it has the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 processor with ARM G77 MC9 GPU. The phone is available with 8GB of RAM and a choice between 128GB and 256GB onboard storage.
The triple camera setup on the phone features a 64-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. The front camera is a 16-megapixel sensor with an f/2.45 aperture housed within the punch-hole. There is a 4,500mAh battery to keep the lights on and is supported by 30W fast charging. Other features include an in-display fingerprint scanner, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Dolby Atmos stereo speakers with Hi-Res audio. It will run Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 out of the box.
Realme has priced the Realme Q3 Pro at CNY 1,799 and CNY 1,999 for 8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB configuration options respectively. The available color options include Electric Blue, Gravity Black, and Firefly.
The Realme Q3 features a 6.5-inch Full HD+ LCD punch-hole display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor with Adreno 619 GPU. It has two configuration options: 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 128GB storage. You will get microSD card support with both variants.
The phone's triple camera setup includes a 48-megapixel primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. There is a 16-megapixel selfie shooter for taking selfies and attending video calls. The whole package is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 30W fast charging support. It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
If interested, the Realme Q3 will cost you CNY 1,299 for the 6GB/128GB model and CNY 1,399 for the 8GB/128GB model. It has been launched in two color options: Sci-Fi Black and Psychediec Silver.
It goes without saying that the Realme Q3i is the most affordable offering in the series. It has a 6.5-inch Full HD+ LCD punch-hole display but with a reduced 90Hz refresh rate. The choice of processor is MediaTek Dimensity 700 coupled with 4GB and 6GB of RAM variants. There is a single storage option i.e. 128GB along with microSD card support.
The triple camera setup features a 48-megapixel primary sensor, a Black & White sensor, and a macro sensor. Realme has not detailed front camera specifications for now. The battery capacity on the phone is 5,000mAh and is supported by an 18W fast charging. The phone also has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
The Realme Q3i is priced at CNY 999 and CNY 1,099 for 4GB/128GB and 6GB/128GB variants respectively. It can be purchased in Particle Ash and Light Blue color options.