Realme XT is a brand-new phone whose sale starts on September 16th 12.00 p.m. onwards on various e-retailer websites. This feature-packed device is would be pit against other existing models in the smartphone market. To grab the users the company has packed this phone with all new specs like 64MP primary camera with three other supporting lenses, also this phone flaunts 6.4 inches Super AMOLED display and is powered by Snapdragon 712 AIE, Realme XT also packs a 4000mAh battery with fast charging option. This article further reveals more about more mind-blowing features of this device, read on to know more.
Display: This device flaunts a bigger screen of 6.4 inches (16.3 cm) Super AMOLED display. With a 91.9% screen-to-body ratio the display gives a vivid viewing experience. This phone is built for bigger and clearer vision with zero bezels option, that is the horizon of this phone is bigger allowing to the full-screen view. The waterdrop notch on the top of the screen holds a front camera for clicking selfies. Furthermore, this phone features dark mode for stunning visuals and also Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for protection.
Design: The 3D curved glass design is incorporated to make the phone easy to hold. While the gleaming glass design with sparkling Hyperbola gives the striking look to this handset. Realme XT comes in two color options of Pearl White and Pearl Blue. On the other hand, this phone measures 158.7 mm x 75.2 mm x 8.6mm in height, width and depth respectively and weighs around 183 grams.
Camera: In the era of the camera this phone is designed to enhance the photography craze among youngsters with flagship-level 64MP primary sensor, alongside, the 8MP wide-angle sensor, 2MP portrait sensor, and 2MP macro lens are placed one below the other to make up a quad rear camera. Whereas, on the front, there is a 16MP camera that clicks picture-perfect selfies. The 64MP sensor clicks ultra-detailed pictures with 4x resolution and f/1.7 Physical Aperture and the 8MP sensor supports 1.5x wider view with 119-degree field of view. Also, it supports 4K video recording at 30 frames per second and slow-motion video recording 90 frames per second.
Battery: This phone packs a 4000mAh battery built for prolonged use, which in turn supports VOOC 3.0 Flash Charge to top-up within 80 minutes.
Software and Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 712AIE chipset powers the device along with 10nm octa-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz improvs the overall performance by 10%, alongside, the 3.0AI engine enhances the efficiency. Furthermore, the hyper boost 2.0 paired with other features makes the games run smoothly. This phone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie).
Variants: Realme XT is available on three different variants having the combinations of 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB internal + 8GB RAM + 128GB internal storage.
Price and availability: the base variant is priced at Rs. 15,999, mid-range variant at Rs. 16,999 and the high-end variant at Rs. 18,999. And this handset is available with e-retailers like Flipkart, Amazon, and Realme.com
What is in the box?
Handset, Adapter, USB Type-C cable, SIM ejector tool, user guide, booklet and warranty card, screen protection film, case.
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|Price in India||Rs. 15,999|
|Camera||64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP|
|Launch date in India||August 2019|
|Launch date||August 2019|
|Operating system||Android v9.0 (Pie)|
|SIM slots||Dual SIM, GSM + GSM, Dual Volte|
|SIM size||SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano|
|Network||4G: Available, 3G: Available, 2G: Available|
|Core details||2.3GHz dual-core with Kryo 360 + 1.7GHz, hexa-core, Kryo 360|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 712AIE|
|Colors||Pearl White, Pearl Blue|
|Display type||Super AMOLED|
|Screen to body ratio claimed by the brand||91.9%|
|Pixel density||~395 PPI|
|Features||Corning Gorilla Glass v5|
|Screen size||6.4 inches (16.2 cm)|
|Screen resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Touch screen||Yes, Capacitive Touch screen with Multi-touch|
|Expandable storage||Up to 256 GB|
|USB OTG support||Yes|
|Rear camera||64MP + 8MP+ 2MP + 2MP|
|Flash||Yes, LED Flash|
|Camera features||Macro focus, time-lapse, portrait, burst mode, ultra-high-definition, consecutive capture modes, AF focusing method, image stabilizer, CMOS sensor, auto-focus, 10x digital zoom, 1.66 wide focal lengths, panorama, EIS video, photo management.|
|Quick charging||Yes, VOOC Flash charge 3.0|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/ac|
|Wi-Fi features||Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot|
|USB connectivity||Mass storage device, USB charging, USB tethering|
|Network support||4G: Available, 3G: Available, 2G: Available|
|Sensors||Fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope|
Review of Realme XT:
In the ocean of smartphones in today’s market, the young brand Realme is giving a tough competition against the trying to become a competitor against the leading brands to obtain a firm place. Realme XT is yet another feather to its cap that comes packed with multiple eye-opening features.
Realme XT has an appealing look with the new light-flowing glass design. The fluid glass facet with the twinkling hyperbola on the glistening glass gives the handset a fantastic external appearance. Alongside, the striking color options like Pearl White and Pearl Blue enhances its style thus making it look trendy as well.
This handset is built for a wider visual experience with bezel-less 6.4 inches display. The Super AMOLED FHD+ display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution has the ultra-high screen-to-body ratio of 91.9% that makes the contents on the screen look sharper. Also, you can have immersive and vivid experience while watching videos, playing games, browsing, etc. by stretching the vista. Trending display feature is the dark mode. Most of the third-party apps are comfortable to use in the dark mode that provides an immersive experience. This model offers the stunning dark mode feature and it can be activated both automatically and manually. On top, there is Corning Gorilla Glass 5 which protects the screen from scratches.
Realme negotiates to the quad-camera era by designing this handset with four cameras on the rear panel. For the first time in the company’s history, Realme builds a phone with flagship-level 64MP camera with three other supporting sensors. The 64MP is a primary sensor that has f/1.7 Physical Aperture, this high-resolution sensor clicks crystal clear pictures with tetra-cell and 3D HDR technology, also, the 4x resolution avails to capture ultra-detailed pictures that look crisp and clear even when zoomed in. Interesting is that the camera of this phone is designed by Aron Huey, an eminent national geographic photographer. He has designed the camera to capture pictures with gorgeous colors and amazing details even under complex circumstances like the sea, mountain, forest, city, etc. Alongside, the 64MP sensor also features four-in-one intelligent pixel binning technology and 6P lens with superior light-gathering capability. Supporting to the 64MP main camera there are other three lenses placed one below the other. The 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens ha 119-degree field of view and features edge distortion to capture as wider view as possible. Furthermore, there are two 2MP lenses one for portrait photography and the other for macro photography. The 4cm macro lens helps to click beautiful micro world images, while the bokeh effect depth sensor clicks studio-quality portrait pictures. On the other hand, there is a 16MP front camera to click beautiful selfies with vivid details, it features Sony IMX471 and AI face beauty that makes your selfies look clear and crisp. Coming to videos, this phone supports 4K video recording at 30 frames per second, 1080p HD video recording at 30/60 frames per second, 720p HD video recording at 30/60 frames per second and slow-motion videos up t 960 frames per second, alongside, there is electric image stabilization for the front camera.
When it comes to the technical part, this phone runs on Color OS 6 based on Android Pie and has 4GB, 6GB and 8GB RAM in different variants combined with 64GB and 128GB ROM. This internal storage can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. Also, this handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 712AIE chipset paired with 2.3GHz octa-core processor, the 10nm technology increases the performance by 10%, whereas, the speech recognition, image processing, and optimization are enhanced by the 3.0 AI engine.
On the other hand, this phone is the best gaming partner. Exclusively designed for gamers, it has special features like DND and semi-transparent pop-ups which can be set to have uninterrupted gaming experience, also, you can store all your favorite games in the gaming space thereby having more immersive gaming experience. The game boost 2.0, frame boost and touch boost along with hyper boost 2.0 work together to provide lag-free gaming and the UFS 2.1 flash storage helps the games run smoothly.
Also, you no need to worry about heating up of phone while playing games, as this phone has multiple layers of cooling sheets that includes a new type of thermal gel, high thermal conductivity aluminum and a series of graphite sheets which all together keeps the phone 14% cooler while playing games.
Above all, battery features strike everyone’s mind while purchasing the phone. Well, the battery of this phone is designed to have prolonged life with 4000mAh capacity, it also supports VOOC 3.0 flash charge which juices up the battery within 80 minutes, that means there is no need to carry an adapter or power bank wherever you go.
For security purpose, Realme XT features a new in-display fingerprint sensor for more secure and instant unlocking experience. Along with the fingerprint sensor, it features many other sensors to identify motion, direction, and orientation of the phone, it includes a light sensor, proximity sensor, magnetic induction sensor, gyro-meter, acceleration sensor, pedometer, and G-sensor.
The sides of the pone are featured with various buttons and ports that include the power button and volume rockers, and the ports include USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack and also speaker drills. Realme XT also supports Dolby Atmos for clear audibility. Also, there is a dedicated card tray that holds three card slots, 2 for nano-SIM cards and 1 for memory card.
Last but not least, coming to connectivity and networks, this phone supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth (v5.0), GSM, WCDMA, FDD-LTE, TD-LTE, and VoLTE.
Comparison Guide: Realme XT vs Vivo Z1
Realme XT can be compared with Vivo Z1 Pro in terms of features, specs, and price. Let us see the comparison between the above models in the table below.
|Model||Realme XT||Vivo Z1 Pro|
|Display||6.4”, 1080 x 2340 pixels||6.53 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Card slots||Dedicated slot||Dedicated slot|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 AIE chipset with 2.3GHz octa-core processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 with 2.3GHz octa-core processor|
|Operating system||Android 9.0 (Pie)||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Rear camera||64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP, quad camera||16MP + 8MP + 2MP, triple camera|
|Fingerprint sensor||Yes, in-display||Yes, rear|
|Battery||4000mAh, Li-ion||5000mAh, Li-Po|
|Price||Rs. 15,999||Rs. 14,990|
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