Realme X Flagship With Pop-Up Selfie Camera To Launch In China On May 15th

On: May 6, 2019

OPPO’s sub-brand Realme is expanding to China after its success in India. The company had recently launched Realme 3 Pro in the country. Now Realme, via a Weibo post, confirmed the launch of its upcoming device dubbed as the Realme X on May 15th in China. It is expected to be the company’s flagship offering.

Earlier, Realme had posted a video teasing the upcoming device on its Twitter handle. It confirmed that the Realme X will come with no notch and instead sport an elevating selfie camera. The device is also expected to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner. The Realme X is likely to come with a dual camera setup comprising of a 48MP main sensor.

There will also be a toned-down variant of the device dubbed as Realme X Youth Edition/Realme X Lite. The listing on e-com portal confirms the former variant. The hardware specifications of the device are currently not known at the moment. But we expect the device in three configurations w.r.t RAM & storage. Also, one of the Realme X version is expected to come with the newly announced Snapdragon 730 processor while the other may come with flagship Snapdragon 855 SoC.

Realme has confirmed that the Realme X will go on sale online via, Suning, and TMall and pre-orders for the device have already begun. The Realme X may be launched along with two more variants just like the OnePlus 7 series. The flagship smartphone is expected to launch in India soon after its China launch. We expect the device to be priced between Rs 20,000 – 30,000 in India.

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.