Realme has done a good job of keeping us on our toes since it first debuted in India as a subsidiary of Oppo in mid-2018. The new Realme 5 (Review) and Realme 5 Pro succeed the Realme 3 (Review) and Realme 3 Pro (Review) — the number 4 considered unlucky in some Asian cultures — highlighting the young company's remarkable turnaround rate. Four generations of a product is a lot to deliver for a brand that's barely fifteen months old. Realme has managed to keep up with or displace market leaders Xiaomi, Lenovo, Honor, Asus, and Samsung, by releasing fresh new models each time the bar is raised.
Realme 5 Pro smartphone was launched on 20th August 2019. The phone comes with a 6.30-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. Realme 5 Pro is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM. The Realme 5 Pro runs Android 9 Pie and is powered by a 4035mAh non-removable battery. The Realme 5 Pro supports VOOC fast charging.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Realme 5 Pro on the rear packs a 48-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.25 aperture; a third 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a fourth 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.24 aperture. The rear camera setup has phase detection autofocus. It sports a 16-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Realme 5 Pro runs ColorOS 6.0 based on Android 9 Pie and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB) with a dedicated slot. The Realme 5 Pro is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Realme 5 Pro measures 157.00 x 74.20 x 8.90mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 184.00 grams. It was launched in Crystal Green and Sparkling Blue colours.
Connectivity options on the Realme 5 Pro include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, USB OTG, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India) with active 4G on both SIM cards. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Realme 5 Pro supports face unlock.
As of 10th April 2020, Realme 5 Pro price in India starts at Rs. 12,399.
|Product Name||Price in India|
|Realme 5 Pro (4GB RAM, 64GB) - Crystal Green||₹ 12,399|
|Realme 5 Pro (4GB RAM, 64GB) - Sparkling Blue||₹ 12,796|
|Realme 5 Pro (6GB RAM, 64GB) - Sparkling Blue||₹ 12,999|
|Realme 5 Pro (6GB RAM, 64GB) - Crystal Green||₹ 13,870|
|Realme 5 Pro (8GB RAM, 128GB) - Crystal Green||₹ 14,885|
|Realme 5 Pro (8GB RAM, 128GB) - Sparkling Blue||₹ 16,785|
Realme 5 Pro price in India starts from ₹ 12,399. The lowest price of Realme 5 Pro is ₹ 12,399 at Amazon on 10th April 2020. This smartphone is available in 2 other variants like 6GB RAM + 64GB Storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB Storage with colour options like Crystal Green and Sparkling Blue.
|Release date||20th August 2019|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||157.00 x 74.20 x 8.90|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4035|
|Colours||Crystal Green, Sparkling Blue|
|Screen size (inches)||6.30|
|Protection type||Gorilla Glass|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 712|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||256|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes|
|Rear camera||48-megapixel (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel (f/2.25) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) + 2-megapixel (f/2.24)|
|Rear autofocus||Phase detection autofocus|
|Front camera||16-megapixel (f/2.0)|
|Operating system||Android 9 Pie|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|