Realme the sub-brand of Chinese mobile phone manufacturer Oppo has launched the much-awaited quad-camera series mobile phones in India. The newly launched Realme 5 Series mobile phones, Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro has 4 different types of camera lenses. The Realme 5 has 12MP+8MP+2MP+2MP camera setup and price starting from ₹9,999 whereas the premium version of Realme 5 series called Realme 5 Pro has 48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP camera setup with a starting price of ₹13,999.
Realme has accelerated the Camera war among mobile phone companies by launching the Realme 5 series. The mid and low budget segment of the mobile phone market is never before after the launch of Oppo’s sub-brand called Realme. There was a time when Xiaomi uses to rule the sub 10K and sub 15k segment but Realme has changed the low and mid budgets mobile phone market in just one year. That day is not far when Realme will claim the crown of the top-selling and the number one mobile phone brand in India.
The customer base of Realme mobile phones is growing exponentially because the kind of product the company is delivering. The Realme mobile phones are coming with excellent specifications and extremely affordable price; not only the specs and price but Realme is also maintaining the build quality and performances of the phones. You may get the smooth performances in all Realme phones whether it’s low budget Realme C series phones or the mid-range Realme number series phones.
Both Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, fingerprint sensor, FM Radio, Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ for screen protection, Dual VoLTE and splash-proof features. The Realme 5 has huge 5,000 mAh battery with 10W charger and the Realme 5 Pro comes with the 4035 mAh battery with VOOC 3.0 supports which can charge 50% battery in just 30 minutes.
Realme has added a very new type of camera lens in these phones, it is a dedicated 2 MP f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm pixel size dedicated macro lens. With this macro lens, you can focus and click a photo from a distance as close as 4 centimetres. The other mobile phone brands may also explore the possibilities of adding the macro lens on their upcoming phones since Realme has added the dedicated macro lens in Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro.
Realme 5 vs Realme 5 Pro: Features Comparison
Realme 5 Pro
|GPU||Adreno 610||Adreno 616|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth 5.0, Dual VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, GPS, microUSB 2.0, USB OTG, FM radio 3.5mm jack.||Bluetooth 5.0, Dual VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, GPS, Type-C 1.0, USB OTG, FM radio 3.5mm jack.|
|Sensors||Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Magnetic induction sensor, Gyro-meter, Accelerometer||Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Magnetic induction sensor, Gyro-meter, Accelerometer sensor|
|Dimensions and weight|
|Colour||Crystal Blue, Crystal Purple||Sparkling Blue, Crystal Green|
|Software||ColorOS 6 realme edition Based on Android P||ColorOS 6 realme edition Based on Android P|
Price and Availability of Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro:
As you can see in the specifications table, both Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro has different RAM and storage variations; the Realme 5 with 3GB RAM and 32GB store will cost ₹9999, the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant will have the price tag of ₹10,999 and the variant with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage will cost ₹11,999.
The premium version of the Realme 5 series, the Realme 5 Pro also has the three storage and RAM combinations. The starting price of Realme 5 Pro is ₹13,999 for 4GB+64GB variant, the 6GB+64GB will cost ₹14,999 and the top variant with 8GB RAM and 128 GB storage will cost ₹16,999.
Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro will be available on the official Realme website and also on its exclusive online retail partner Flipkart. You can avail the bank and debit/credit card-specific offers from Flipkart but if you are buying from the official online store of Realme then you may also avail the ₹2000 cashback offer by paying using PayTM UPI.