Realme 8 and Realme 8 5G: announced for the European territory

Realme has recently confirmed the arrival in the old continent of its new mid-range, Realme 8 and Realme 8 5G. Both will be sold at a competitive price despite some hardware diversification

The two new smartphones will arrive in May, therefore, in a few days, but despite the identical name they differ both from the point of view of design and internal components. Briefly anticipating, the Realme 8 5G, as the final theme suggests, it will support the new generation networks that allow the maximum traffic speed data and will mount as a SoC one MediaTek Dimensity 700.

The second, the Realme 8 instead, it will only support networks LTE (however extremely fast) and will have a SoC as its beating heart MediaTek Helio G95. Both models they will have in common an extremely large 5000mAh battery and will be managed by Android 11 through customization Realme UI 2.0.

Realme 8 and Realme 8 5G: announced for the European territory

Realme 8: technical sheet

The cheapest has the following components:

  • Display: Super AMOLED gives 6,4″ FHD+, peak brightness 1,000 nights, 90.8% screen-to-body ratio and fingerprint sensor integrated into the display;
  • CPU: SoC MediaTek Helio G95;
  • RAM: 4GB/6GB/8GB;
  • ROM: 128GB;
  • rear camera: main from 64MP, f / 1.79 optics, Ultra wide angle from 8MP, macro sensor and black and white sensor;
  • front camera: 16MP;
  • connectivity: 4G LTE;
  • battery: 5000 mAh with fast charging Dart a 30W;
  • weight: 177g;
  • colors: Cyber Silver, Cyber Black e Punk Black;
  • YOU: Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11;
  • 4GB RAM / 128GB ROM version price: ~177€;
  • 6GB RAM / 128GB ROM version price: ~188€;
  • 8GB RAM / 128GB ROM version price: ~188€;

Realme 8: analysis

From the data sheet it is clear that the Realme 8 is set up as one performing smartphone for different areas of use, thanks to SoC MediaTek Helio G95 not excessively energy-intensive but still able to provide high computing power when needed. The generous dimensions of the super front panel AMOLED gives 6,4″ FHD + will allow a pleasant viewing of video content thanks to the vivid colors and deep blacks offered by this type of display. The photographic sector will produce well-made shots thanks to the main sensor to 64MP. Finally the battery from 5000mAh will hypothetically guarantee up to 2 days of autonomy with not excessive use of the device. Finally, the support for Dart fast charging at 30W capable of charging the battery to 100% in just 65 minutes.

Realme 8 and Realme 8 5G: announced for the European territory

Realme 8 5G: technical sheet

The more handsome version hides inside:

  • Display: LCD gives 6,5″ FHD+ e refresh rate fino a 90Hz, 600 nights, screen-to-body ratio 90.5%;
  • CPU: SoC MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G a 7nm, 2,2GHz;
  • RAM: 4GB/8GB – Dynamic RAM Expansion;
  • ROM: 128GB expandable up to 1TB via MicroSD slot;
  • rear camera: main from 48MP, f / 1.8 optics, macro sensor and black and white sensor;
  • front camera: 16MP;
  • connectivity: 5G SA/NSA Dual SIM Dual Standby;
  • battery: 5000 mAh with fast charging 18W;
  • weight: 185g;
  • colors: Supersonic Black, Supersonic Blue;
  • YOU: Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11;
  • Price starting from 199€

Realme 8 5G: analysis

The best performing model has how strengths the SoC and the RAM memory that can be virtually expanded. In fact, a technology called Dynamic RAM Expansion, capable of “virtually transforming” part of the ROM memory into RAM memory by extending it from 5GB until 11GB. The memory ROM and from 128GB but it can be easily extended via MicroSD until 1TB e there will even be room for a secondary SIM. There SoC MediaTek Dimensity 700 it will provide very high performance, capable of running even the most demanding games in terms of computing capacity.

The display will be a LCD gives 6,5″ FHD+ (so it will not have the vivid colors and absolute blacks of the LTE model) but on the other hand it will have a refresh rate fino a 90Hz precisely to meet the greater power of the processor so as to be able to have images as fluid as possible during the execution of videogame applications. Speaking of the photographic sector, the main sensor from 48MP should give satisfying shots for most users, at least on paper. Finally, it should be noted the integration of one for both the Realme 8 5G and the Realme 8 new energy saving mode, call Super, which promises up to 34 hours of standby time with only 5% remaining charge.

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