Exclusive: Realme 9 5G Speed Edition variants, colour options leaked ahead of launch


  • Realme 9 5G Speed Edition variants and colour options have leaked
  • It will reportedly carry support for a 144Hz refresh rate
  • It is likely to feature the Dimensity 810 chip

Realme 9 5G Speed Edition’s name was spotted on Realme India’s website earlier today. Now, Pricebaba has teamed up with popular tipster Mukul Sharma to share the RAM and storage combination of the Realme 9 5G Speed Edition. In addition, he also confirmed that this model will be available in two colours.

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The Realme 9 5G will be succeeding the Realme 8 5G (review), which debuted in April 2021. A recent report revealed that the Realme 9 5G will be Realme India’s first 144Hz refresh rate display smartphone. The handset is expected to come with other features like Dimensity 8-series chip, a big battery, and 48-megapixel triple rear cameras.

Realme 9 5G Speed Edition variants, colour options

Realme 9 5G

Realme 9 5G’s leaked render reveals a 48MP triple camera unit | Source: Mukul Sharma

The Realme 9 5G Speed Edition will come in at least one variant offering 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The Speed Edition will be made available in hues like Starry Glow and Azure Glow. The Realme 9 5G is expected to be a gaming-centric smartphone with a 144Hz display, Realme’s first in the country.

Realme 9 5G specifications (rumoured)

The Realme 9 5G is expected to arrive with a 6.5-inch IPS LCD screen with a punch-hole design. It offers a Full HD+ resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 144Hz refresh rate. It is likely to sport a 16-megapixel front-facing camera and a 48-megapixel (main) + 2-megapixel (depth) + 2-megapixel (macro) triple camera unit.

The Dimensity 810 chipset is rumoured to power the Realme 9 5G. It will ship with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. The device may house a 5,000mAh battery, which may carry support for 18W fast charging. For security, it will feature a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.

Realme 9 4G in the works

Realme is also gearing up to launch the Realme 9 4G in India. The 4G variant is expected to arrive with up to 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, a 16-megapixel front camera, and a 48-megapixel main camera. The Realme 9 4G will be arriving in colours like Sunburst Gold, Meteor Black, and Stargaze White.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvinraj has been writing about smartphones and other gadgets for over 10 years, with 10,000+ articles published to date. He owns a POCO X3 Pro and Realme X7 Max 5G. His interests include exploring new places, reading, photography, and church activities. At Pricebaba, he covers breaking news and features.