Realme 9 5G tipped to launch as Realme India’s first 144Hz display phone, launch imminent


  • Realme 9 5G tipped to feature a 144Hz display
  • The device could be powered by the Dimensity 810 chip
  • It is likely to debut this month in India

Realme 9 5G India launch seems to be drawing near. A fresh report by 91mobiles claims that it will be equipped with a 144Hz display. The company has launched a couple of phones such as the Realme Q3s and Realme Q3t with a 144Hz display in China. However, Realme 9 5G will be Realme’s first smartphone in India to sport such a high refresh rate screen.

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The Realme 9 5G will be arriving as the successor for the Dimensity 700 powered Realme 8 5G from last year. Speculations are rife that the 9 5G will be equipped with a Dimensity 8-series chipset. The rest of its specs could be identical to the predecessor model.

Realme 9 5G to sport 144Hz display

Realme 9 5G 144Hz display

Leaked poster of Realme 9 5G reveals support for a 144Hz refresh rate

The above poster shared by the publication reveals Realme 9 5G’s display design and its key elements. It shows that the handset will flaunt a punch-hole screen with support for a 7-level variable refresh rate. The left edge of the phone has volume up and down buttons, whereas its right side seems to feature a power button embedded with a fingerprint scanner.

Tipster Mukul Sharma has shared a leaked render of the Realme 9 5G to give a first look at its rear design. It reveals that the device is equipped with a 48-megapixel triple camera unit.

Realme 9 5G specifications (rumoured)

Realme 9 5G

Realme 9 5G’s leaked render reveals a 48MP triple camera unit

Realme 9 5G leaks have revealed that it has a 6.5-inch IPS LCD screen that offers a full HD+ resolution. It will come with a front-facing camera of 16-megapixel and a 48-megapixel (main) + 2-megapixel (depth) + 2-megapixel (macro) triple rear camera setup. The Dimensity-powered device may come with up to 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. The 5,000mAh battery onboard is tipped to carry support for 18W fast charging.

A recent report revealed that the Realme 9 5G will arrive in 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variants. It will be available in four colours – Stargaze White, Supersonic Blue, Supersonic Black, and Meteor Black.

Realme 9 5G price in India, launch date (rumoured)

The Realme 9 5G is rumoured to be priced around Rs 15,000 as it will be positioned between Realme 9i and Realme 9 Pro 5G. Sharma claimed that the smartphone is “most likely” to launch this month in India.


Anvinraj Valiyathara

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