After lots of leaks and teasers, Realme launched the Realme 8 5G in Thailand. It is a budget 5G phone for 5G fans. Here in this post, we will have a look at the specs, features, expected price, and availability of the Realme 8 5G in Nepal.
Realme 8 5G Overview
Display and Design
Here, the Realme 8 5G sports a 6.5-inch IPS LCD panel with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and has a 90.5% screen to body ratio. It has a 90Hz refresh rate and a 180Hz touch sampling rate. The display has a left-aligned punch-hole cutout that houses a front-facing camera. Furthermore, it has 600 nits of maximum brightness which is pretty dim.
The device measure 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.5 mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 185g. There is a rectangular camera bump on the rear panel for a triple camera setup and a LED flash. Thankfully, big “Dare To Leap” branding is missing here. However, you get a small “REALME” branding that looks cool. The phone is available in two color options: Supersonic Black and Supersonic Blue.
Camera and Performance
The handset has a 48MP Samsung GM1 sensor as a primary sensor. It has an aperture of f/1.8 and with pixel binning technology, it produces 12MP images. If you want 48MP images then there is a 48MP mode for you. The primary sensor is accompanied by a pair of 2MP black & White and macro camera. Upfront, there is a 16MP shooter with an aperture of f/2.1.
Under the hood, the Realme 8 5G packs a Dimensity 700 5G chipset based on 7nm process technology. It is coupled with varieties of memory configurations: 4/64GB, 4/128GB, 6/128GB, and 8/128GB. There is a dedicated MicroSD slot if you want storage space. It ships with Android 11 out of the box with Realme UI 2.0 skin on the top.
Battery and other specs
Realme 8 5G features a 5000mAh battery that supports 18W of fast charging. There is plenty of power-saving modes but decreases the performance of the device. As per connectivity, the phone supports 5G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, GPS, and has USB Type-C 2.0 port and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Realme 8 5G Specifications:
|Body||162.5 x 74.8 x 8.5 mm, 185g, triple card slot|
|Display||6.5-inch IPS LCD panel, 600 nits (max)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio|
|Touch Sampling Rate||180Hz|
|Glass Protection||Not Specified|
|Processor||MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G (7nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x 2.0GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Storage||54/128GB UFS 2.1|
|OS & UI||Android 11 with Realme UI 2.0|
|Rear Camera||Primary: 48MP with f/1.8 |
Macro: 2MP with f/2.4
Depth: 2MP with f/2.4
|Selfie Camera||16MP with f/2.1|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected], [email protected]/120fps |
Front: [email protected], [email protected]
|Security||Fingerprint (Side-Mounted), Software Based Face Unlock|
|Audio||3.5mm headphone jack|
|Connectivity||5G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C 2.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack|
|IP Certification||Not Available|
|Colors||Supersonic Black, Supersonic Blue|
Realme 8 5G Price in Nepal and Availability
The Realme 8 5G is available for pre-order in Thailand with a starting price of BHT 9,999 for the 4/64GB model. It is also launching in India tomorrow and might arrive in Nepal soon. The expected price of the Realme 8 5G in Nepal is NPR 39,999 for the 4/64GB variant.
|Realme 8 5G||Price in Thailand||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|4/64GB||BHT 9,999||NPR 39,999|