Realme X2 Pro with Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC, 90Hz display and 50W fast charging to debut in India on November 20, expected to be priced under Rs.30,000
Realme is the only smartphone brand that has stormed the smartphone market since its evolution in 2018. The company was started to have grabbed 16% of the smartphone market share in India in Q3 2019 and in world Realme has made its mark by ranking 7th globally.
It is surprising to see that even though Realme is more of a budget-oriented smartphone manufacturer, still it has shipped more than 10 million units in Q3 2019 worldwide, India being its major market. After separating from Oppo, Realme never looked back, launching over 13 smartphones in just 18 months time.
Most of its smartphones deliver amazing specs at affordable price segments, which was in fact, the motto for Xiaomi. With the advent of Realme, the stagnant budget smartphone market got revived and we got to see some amazing smartphones from Realme, Xiaomi, and Samsung.
Realme’s best smartphone till date might be the Realme 3 Pro which truly shook the mid-range smartphone market, followed by the Realme X, Realme 5 Pro and Realme XT.
India is the only place that has an amazing smartphone market, that’s why we are seeing key players concentrating in India, even Apple is now looking to make iPhones in India as well. The premium smartphone is growing steadily in the country and OnePlus & Samsung are the key players in this segment followed by Apple, Oppo and Vivo as well.
OnePlus smartphones have also become quite costly these days especially the Pro ones, Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 series tried to eradicate this and got decent success in India. Realme now wants to make a bigger move this time, launching its much-awaited Realme X2 Pro which will be the company’s first-ever “true flagship” smartphone.
Both the Realme X2 and Realme X2 Pro has been launched worldwide, and now the wait is over, as Realme is teasing the launch of its new flagship series on November 20th. Most of the specs of these two smartphones are know and here the specs:
Realme X2 Specs
- 6.4-inch dew-drop Super AMOLED display with 2340-by-1080-pixel resolution & 91.9% screen-to-body ratio
- 8nm Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC with up to 2.2GHz clock speed
- 6GB/8GB LPDDR4X RAM
- 64GB/128GB UFS 2.1 ROM
- Rear Camera: 64MP AI Quad Camera with Ultra Wide-angle, Macro Lens and Portrait Lens
- Front Camera: 32MP front camera
- Can be expanded up to 256GB external memory
- 4000mAh battery with 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 support
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- ColorOS 6
The Realme X2 will be named as Realme XT 730G version as both the Realme XT and Realme X2 have similar specs, the only difference being the SoC.
Realme X2 Pro Specs
- 6.5-inch dew-drop Super AMOLED display with 2400-by-1080-pixel resolution & 1000 nit brightness
- 7nm Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC with up to 2.96GHz clock speed
- 6GB/8GB/12GB LPDDR4X RAM
- UFS 2.1 ROM 64GB/ UFS 3.0 ROM 128GB/256GB
- Rear Camera: 64MP Ultra-Clear Primary Lens with 20x Hybrid Zoom | 115°Ultra-wide Angle Lens | Telephoto Lens | Portrait Lens
- Front Camera: 16MP front camera
- 4000mAh battery with 50W SuperVOOC Flash Charge support
- 4*4 MIMO WIFI support
- Dual Stereo Speakers with Dolby Atmos
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- ColorOS 6
Honestly, the Realme X2 Pro is truly a flagship smartphone in every aspect, considering the fact that it will be priced around Rs.26,000 this will be a great deal for smartphone buyers. This smartphone’s three key specs are the 90Hz display, Snapdragon 855+ SoC and the 50W SuperVOOC Flash Charge support.
In this price segment, this will be the first smartphone to offer a 90Hz display feature and featuring the best ever Snapdragon 855+ SoC at this price, gamers can get a really killer smartphone after the Poco F1.
Another important feature that generally smartphone vendors miss is the fast charge support and with the Realme X2 Pro Realme has taken the game up to some other level. It is because the 50W SuperVOOC Flash Charge claims that it can fully charge the device in just 33 minutes, which is insane!
On the camera front, we have a 64MP Quad Camera with 20x Hybrid Zoom that seems to be promising. Realme have had never compromised on the camera quality and its user reviews say it all and we can expect great camera performance from the Realme X2 Pro as well. Also, the camera supports 4K video recording at 60fps along with Ultra image stabilization for the rear camera.
Even though there might be some compromises, but the killer specs at this price segment makes this smartphone a true flagship in the mid-range smartphone section. The glass back with beautiful design along with fast in-display fingerprint scanner, Realme has taken care of the most needed features of a smartphone perfectly.
The Realme X2 Pro is all set to launch on November 20 and will be priced under Rs 30,000 in India giving a tough competition to OnePlus 7T and the Redmi K20 Pro. There will be 3 versions of the smartphone: 6GB of RAM and 64GB UFS 2.1 internal storage and 8GB + 128GB and 12GB + 256GB variants featuring a faster UFS 3.0 storage.
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