Realme 8 5G is being sold for the first time today. The smartphone will be available on the e-commerce website Flipkart and Realme.com at 12 noon. Interested parties can go to one of the platforms to buy a unit.
Realme 8 5G: price and deals
Realme 8 5G has two models of RAM – 4 GB and 8 GB. The base model with 4 GB of RAM costs Rs 14,999. While the 8 GB RAM variant can be purchased for Rs 16,999.
Introductory offers include 10% instant cashback on the purchase of the phone with HDFC bank cards. There will also be 5% cashback on the Flipkart Axis Bank credit card. Free EMI for the phone starts at Rs 2,834 per month.
Realme 8 5G: Technical Specifications
Realme 8 5G is supported by MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G. The handset has an intelligent 5G energy saving mode that is supposed to help when switching between 4G and 5G in order to reduce power consumption.
The smartphone offers a 6.5-inch FHD + display (2400 x 1080p) with a screen-to-body ratio of 90.5% and a refresh rate of 90 Hz.
The device has a 5,000 mAh battery which, according to the company, can provide 21 hours of video usage and 31 hours of call time. The handset offers support for 18 W fast charging.
On the front of the camera, the Realme 8 5G has a triple camera setup on the back. The system consists of a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP black and white portrait lens and a 2MP macro lens. For selfies, buyers receive a 16-megapixel camera with support for AI Beauty.
The smartphone runs on Realme UI 2.0, which is based on the Android 11 operating system. Supersonic Black and Supersonic Blue are the color variants of the phone.