The Realme 7 and Realme 7 Pro handsets were made official in India in September. Later, the Realme 7 duo was made available to other markets including the UK. Today, the company held a launch event to announce the Realme 7 5G smartphone in the UK.
Some of the major highlights of the Realme 7 5G include a display supporting high refresh rate, a 5G-ready Dimensity chipset, and a fast-charging enabled battery. In terms of specs, the handset is similar to the Realme Q2 phone that debuted in October in China. The only difference between the two phones is that the Q2 has a triple camera setup, whereas the Realme 7 5G has quad rear cameras.
Realme 7 5G specifications and features
The Realme 7 5G has a 6.5-inch IPS LCD screen with a punch-hole placed at its top-left corner. It supports a Full HD+ resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 120Hz refresh rate. The phone comes preinstalled with Realme UI based on Android 10 OS. It has a side-facing fingerprint reader.
The Dimensity 800U 5G chipset is present under the hood of the Realme 7 5G. It comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The handset is equipped with a microSD card slot for additional storage. The Realme 7 5G has a 5,000mAh battery that supports 30W Dart Charge technology. The company claims that the smartphone can be completely charge in around 65 minutes.
For capturing selfies, the Realme 7 5G has a 16-megapixel front camera. The quad-camera setup of the phone has a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel superwide lens with a 119-degree FOV, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor. The Realme 7 5G is equipped with other features such as dual 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Realme 7 5G pricing and availability
The Realme 7 5G is priced at £279 (~Rs 27,900) in the UK. It will be available in the country in the sole colour variant of Baltic Blue. The company also announced the Watch S for €79 (~Rs 6,900) and Buds Air Pro for €88 (~Rs 7,700). While Dimensity powered Realme X7 series is expected to arrive in India in early 2021, it is unclear whether the country will also be treated with Realme 7 5G.