Realme 9 Pro design sketches emerge, launch seems imminent


  • Realme 9 Pro design sketches have emerged
  • The images reveal a punch-hole display and a triple camera unit
  • It is likely to go official in February


The Realme 9 Pro launch date could be drawing near. Publication SmartPrix has collaborated with reliable tipster Steve Hemmerstoffer (aka OnLeaks) to share the design sketches of the Realme 9 Pro, which will be replacing the Realme 8 Pro from last year.

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Earlier today, Realme confirmed that it will be announcing the Realme 9i mid-range phone on January 18th, 2022, in India. The lineup reportedly includes other models such as Realme 9A, Realme 9, Realme 9 Pro, and Realme 9 Pro+. As far as the Realme 9 Pro is concerned, it is likely to go official in February in India and some other markets.

Realme 9 Pro design


Realme 9 Pro design sketches by OnLeaks / SmartPrix

The design sketches of the Realme 9 Pro reveal that its display will feature a punch-hole at the top-left corner. It is said to be equipped with a 6.43-inch AMOLED display, which appears to be the same screen that the company has provided on many of its other phones like Realme X7 Max 5G, Realme GT 5G, and so on.

The rear side of the device has a triple camera unit. While there is no word on the camera specs in the new leak, it does state that it is fitted with a customised Sony lens as the primary snapper. The volume buttons are on the left and its right side features a power button. The Realme branding can be seen on the backside of the device.

Realme 9 Pro specifications

Reports have revealed that the Realme smartphone with model number RMX3472 that has surfaced at different certification sites will be debuting as the Realme 9 Pro. This model number has also been certified by the BIS authority of India. The TUV certification of the device has revealed that it may ship with a 5,000mAh battery. It is speculated to arrive with a 50-megapixel rear camera and a 16-megapixel selfie snapper. It may carry support for 65W fast charging.

The Realme 9 Pro is likely to be powered by the Dimensity 810. On other hand, the Realme 9 Pro+ may feature the Dimensity 920 chip. The Realme 9 Pro series is speculated to launch in February.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

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