Since the launch of the Realme GT in China in March this year, the Indian community has been eager to know when the device will land in India. By the way, the release date of Realme GT India is finally August 18th. Well, two weeks later, Realme will launch the long-awaited flagship smartphone in India.
Realme GT India release date
Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth confirmed the release date of Realme GT India in the latest episode of #AskMadhav on YouTube. In addition to the standard GT, the company plans to bring the Realme GT Master Edition to the country on August 18th. You can check out the YouTube video (moved to the 5:16 mark) here.
Realme GT: Main specifications and functions
The Realme GT design is inspired by sports cars. It comes in two back panel finishes. The signature yellow vegan leather variation adds a model with a glass back panel. On the front 6.43 inch Full-HD + AMOLED display with refresh rate 120Hz 360Hz touch sampling rate. On the front is an in-display fingerprint scanner and a 16MP punchhole selfie camera.
Internally, the Realme GT features up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, as well as the flagship Snapdragon 888 chipset. There is a 4,5000mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging onboard. This device is ready to run Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0.
As for the camera, the device has a triple camera system on the back. It has a primary 64MP Sony IMX682 sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro camera. It’s a flagship, but it has a 3.5mm headphone jack and a USB-C port for charging.
Prices start at 449 euros (about 39,850 rupees) in Europe. According to Sheth, many users are demanding flagship prices under Rs. 30,000 in India. Now, Sheth has revealed that it’s really hard to price a device at a much lower price. Well, we know that Realme GT will be available for more than Rs. 30,000 people in Japan. That said, stay tuned for future updates.