Realme XT, with 64MP quad camera, launched at Rs. 16,000
Chinese tech giant Realme has finally launched the all-new Realme XT in India. Starting at Rs. 15,999, the handset sports four rear cameras, gradient design, under-display fingerprint sensor, and mid-level internals. Alongside, the company has also announced a new phone, Realme XT 730G, which has similar specifications as the Realme XT except for a more powerful processor and faster charging capabilities.
The Realme XT sports an all-glass body featuring a conventional waterdrop notched design with a thin bezel at the bottom. On the rear, the gradient finished panel houses vertically stacked four cameras and LED flash. The smartphone comes with a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with a full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, an under-display fingerprint sensor, and Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
For photography, the Realme XT sports a quad rear camera setup comprising a 64MP (f/1.8) primary sensor, 8MP (f/2.3) ultra-wide-angle sensor, 2MP (f/2.4) dedicated macro camera, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. For selfies and video calling, the handset features a 16MP (f/2.0) front-facing shooter. Moreover, the rear camera can shoot 4K videos at 30fps, while the selfie camera supports 1080p videos at 30fps.
The Realme XT is powered by a Snapdragon 712 octa-core processor, paired with upto 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Under the hood, it runs on Android Pie-based ColorOS 6 and houses a 4,000mAh battery with VOOC 3.0 (20W) fast charging technology. Furthermore, the handset packs all standard sensors and latest connectivity options including dual-SIMs (Nano), dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, Type-C port, and headphone jack.
The Realme XT costs Rs. 15,999 for the entry-level 4GB/64GB variant, Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB/64GB model, and Rs. 18,999 for the top-end variant with 8GB/128GB configuration. The handset will be up for grabs starting 12pm on September 16 via Flipkart and Realme e-store. Buyers can also avail Rs. 2,000 cashback on payments using Paytm UPI and score a free Paytm First membership.
Alongside the launch of Realme XT, the company has also announced a new handset, Realme XT 730G, which has almost the same specifications as Realme XT. However, it gets a more powerful Snapdragon 730G chipset, 30W fast charging technology, and runs on Android 10. Meanwhile, the Realme XT 730G is expected to launch in India in December.