Realme 8, 8 Pro launch date revealed, pre-orders begin from today


  • Realme 8 series is scheduled to launch on March 24th
  • The lineup will include Realme 8 and Realme 8 Pro smartphones
  • Realme 8 Pro will be Realme’s first 108MP camera smartphone

The Realme 8 and Realme 8 Pro smartphones are now confirmed to launch on March 24th at 7:30 PM in India. Apart from Realme India’s website, the Realme 8 duo will be sold through Flipkart. Starting from today, customers will be able to pre-order both smartphones.

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The major highlight of the Realme 8 series is the Realme 8 Pro, which will be arriving as the company’s first smartphone with an 108-megapixel camera. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will be promoting the Realme 8 series in India.

Realme 8 series launch date is March 24th, pre-orders begin

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Realme 8 and Realme 8 series will be launching on March 24th in India

A teaser video that was released by Realme over the weekend hinted the Realme 8 series will launch on March 24th. Apart from confirming the launch date today, the company also revealed that it will be starting pre-orders of the Realme 8 and Realme 8 Pro smartphones today. The pre-orders, also called as Infinity Sale, will take place from March 15th and March 22nd. People who are interested in the Realme 8 series can visit Realme India’s website or Flipkart to pre-order it.

How to pre-book Realme 8 series

  1. Go to Infinity Sale page on the official Realme website or Flipkart
  2. On the official website simply click on the ‘Pay Deposit against the desired model and pay Rs 1,080 to pre-book
  3. On Flipkart, click on ‘Register Now For Infinity Sale’
  4. It’ll take you to a Gift Card purchase page
  5. Purchase an electronic gift voucher of Rs 1,080 to pre-book the Realme 8 or 8 Pro
  6. Purchase the desired handset on the first sale date, which will be announced on March 24th

Those pre-booking the smartphone on Flipkart will get a discount offer for Realme Buds Air Neo after the device has been delivered. The offer will be sent through an in-app notification and will also reflect in the ‘My Coupons’ section of the app. Users can avail the Realme Buds Air Neo TWS at the offer price within the next 10 days from the delivery of the phone.

Realme 8 series specifications (Rumoured)

The Realme 8 is expected to arrive with a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen with FHD+ resolution and 60Hz refresh rate support. The Helio G95 chipset is likely to power the device along with a 5,000mAh battery. It may come with support for 30W Dart Charge technology. For photography, it will feature a 64-megapixel quad-camera system. The Realme 8 could be coming in 4GB and 6GB RAM editions. Both variants are expected to offer 128GB of built-in storage. It could be available in hues like Cyber Black and Cyber Silver.

The Realme 8 Pro is rumoured to be equipped with specs like an in-screen fingerprint sensor, a 108-megapixel quad-camera system, Android 11 OS, and a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging support.  It sports a slim profile of 8.1mm and weighs only 176 grams. The 8 Pro may arrive in variants like 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and colour options such as Infinite Black, Infinite Blue, and Illuminating Yellow. There are speculations that the Realme 8 Pro may also come in a 5G version. At present, there is no confirmation on whether it will be made official on March 24th.


Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.