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Realme GT 2 series roundup: price, availability, specifications, and more

Realme GT 2 series launch finally happened in China with GT 2 and GT 2 Pro announced. The former is the successor to the Realme GT 5G, which debuted back in August this year. Whereas, the GT 2 Pro is Realme’s most premium flagship phone and the world’s first smartphone to feature a 150-degree ultrawide camera.

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The Realme GT 2 and Realme GT 2 Pro are also the first from the brand to come with support for OIS (optical image stabilisation). Both smartphones feature a 120Hz AMOLED display, 50MP triple rear cameras, a big battery with fast charging, and Android 12-based Realme UI 3.0. Here’s all you need to know about the latest flagships from Realme.

Realme GT 2 Pro

Realme GT 2 Pro features a QHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

Realme GT 2 series launch date in India

The Realme GT 2 series launch event was held in China with the first sale scheduled on January 7th, 2022. While there’s no word on whether the standard Realme GT 2 will launch in India, the GT 2 Pro is expected to arrive in Q1 2022 in India.

Realme GT 2 series price in India

At present, there is no information available on the pricing of the Realme GT 2 series. The GT 2 starts at RMB 2,699 (~Rs 31,700) and the Pro variant retails from RMB 3,899 (~Rs 45,700). The Realme GT was introduced with a price tag of Rs 37,999. Hence, it is likely that its successor may arrive with a sub-Rs 40,000 pricing. The GT 2 Pro, which is expected to pack premium features, may carry a costlier price tag.

Realme GT 2 series specifications

Realme GT 2, GT 2 Pro display and design

Realme GT 2

Realme GT 2 features a 120Hz AMOLED display and Snapdragon 888

The Realme GT 2 houses a 6.62-inch AMOLED display that offers a Full HD+ resolution, whereas the GT 2 Pro comes with a larger 6.7-inch AMOLED panel that produces a Quad HD+ resolution. Both models offer support for 1Hz to 120Hz refresh rate and an in-screen fingerprint scanner.

The GT 2 and GT 2 Pro both have a punch-hole design. As far as rear design is concerned, the GT 2 duo sport a design similar to the Realme GT Neo 2. The Realme GT 2 Pro looks different from the leaked renders that appeared last month. The previous renders had shown the phone sporting a horizontal camera strip like the older Google Nexus 6P smartphone.

Realme GT 2, GT 2 Pro cameras

The Realme GT 2 has a 16-megapixel front camera and a 50-megapixel (Sony IMX766) + 8-megapixel (ultrawide) + 2-megapixel (macro) triple camera unit. The GT 2 Pro is equipped with a 32-megapixel front-facing camera. On the back, the Pro variant has an OIS-enabled 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 lens, a 50-megapixel ultrawide snapper with the industry-first FOV of 150-degree, and a 2-megapixel microscope camera for capturing close-up shots of smaller objects.

Realme GT 2, GT 2 Pro hardware and software

The vanilla variant is equipped with Snapdragon 888 and the GT 2 Pro features the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile platform. Both devices are equipped with up to 12GB of LDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The Realme GT 2 models feature a 5,000mAh battery with support for 65W fast charging. Both models run on Android 12 OS, with Realme UI 3.0 on top.

Realme GT 2, GT 2 Pro other features

The GT 2 series is equipped with an in-screen fingerprint scanner. Connectivity options on both models include dual SIM support, 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, dual-frequency GPS, NFC, a USB Type-C port, and dual speakers.

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