CONFIRMED: Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro Launching in Nepal this Friday

CONFIRMED: Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro Launching in Nepal this Friday

Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro have launched an international market and these two phones will be available in Nepal from this Friday. Realme is known for its budget phones and Realme 5 and 5 Pro are going to give some tough competition on the market with phones like Redmi Note 7, Redmi Note 7 Pro and MI A3. Some of the best features of Realme 5 Pro and Realme 5 are the quad-camera set-up, 5000 mAh battery, etc.

The Realme 5 is priced at Rs. 9,999 for 3/32GB variant, Rs. 10,999 for 4/64GB variant and Rs. 11,999 for 4/128GB variant in the Indian market and the expected price of Realme 5 in Nepal is Rs. 17,999 for 3/32GB, Rs. 19,499 for 4/64GB and Rs. 21,999 for 4/128GB variant. Similarly, Realme 5 Pro is priced in India at Rs. 13,999, 14,999 and 16,999 for 4/64GB, 6/64GB and 8/128GB variants. The expected pricing or Realme 5 Pro in Nepal is Rs. 24,999(4/64GB), Rs. 26,999(6/64GB) and Rs. 29,999 for 8/128GB variant.

Realme 5 Pro Overview

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The Design looks quite great with the new fancy looking back especially with the green color. The phone has a plastic body and made up of polycarbonate which gives the phone a glassy finish look. On the back of the phone, we have a quad-camera set up with a fingerprint sensor and on the front of the phone, we have a 6.3 inches Full HD+ IPS LCD screen with water splash resistant. An OLED panel would be better but being a budget phone can’t expect too much also. The teardrop notch is 30% smaller, though, so it’s less obtrusive.

Realme 5 Pro comes with new Qualcomm SDM712 Snapdragon 712 (10 nm) chipset and Realme promises the Snapdragon 712 chipset 10% boost over the S710-powered phones (the likes of Realme 3 Pro and X). Realme 5 Pro comes in three different configurations of 4/64GB, 6/64GB and 8/128GB. There is also a dedicated microSD card slot to increase the internal storage. This phone features Android 9.0 Pie and ColorOS 6.

Talking about the GeekBench, below is a screenshot of the GeekBench score comparison between Realme 5 Pro, Realme 3 Pro and Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3 Pro and Redmi Note 7 Pro is ahead in terms of Multi-core score but lacks behind both phones in the single-core score. But beats phones like Redmi Note 7, Samsung Galaxy A50 and Samsung Galaxy A30.

The camera is one of the most hyped aspects of Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro. Realme never used a triple camera setup on any of their phones and jumped straight to the quad camera set up from dual camera set up. The main camera uses the tried and true 48MP Quad Bayer sensor by Sony (IMX 586) and has an optimized sensor for HDR mode and Realme’s Nightscape.

It has a primary 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF, Ultra-wide 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm 1/4″, 1.12µm, Dedicated Macro Camera 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm and 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor. This camera set up can shoot up to 4k@30 fps. As for the front camera, it features 16 MP, f/2.0, 1/3.1″, 1.0µm selfie camera.

Battery
Realme 5 Pro is powered by 4035mAh battery and Realme used USB type c which is just great. It comes with a 20watt fast charger which can charge your phone from 0 to 50% in just 30 minutes.

Other Features
It still has a 3.5mm headphone jack and has loudspeaker to the side and it features Dirac Power Sound tech. As for the color combination, it comes in Crystal Green and Crystal Blue.

Realme 5 Pro Specification

  • Body: Gorilla Glass 3+ front, polycarbonate back
  • Screen: 6.3-inch, 19:9, 1080p+, LCD
  • Rear camera: Primary 48MP Quad Bayer 1/2″ sensor, f/1.8 lens; 119° ultra-wide-angle 8MP camera; 2MP macro camera; 2MP portrait camera; LED flash; 2160p@30fps video recording, EIS
  • Front camera: 16MP Quad Bayer sensor, f/2.0 lens; EIS
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 712: octa-core CPU (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver), Adreno 616 GPU
  • Memory: 4/64GB, 6/64GB or 8/128GB; UFS 2.1 storage; dedicated microSD slot for up to 256GB expansion
  • OS: Android 9.0; Color OS 6.0 on top
  • Battery: 4,035mAh, 20W VOOC 3.0 charging
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM (4G), Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, USB-C
  • Colors: Crystal Green, Crystal Blue
  • Misc: Rear-mounted fingerprint reader

Realme 5 Overview

Though Realme 5 Pro being has more features model, Realme is defined by the bigger screen and bigger battery backup compared to the pro version. Realme 5 features 6.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 720 x 1600 pixels. As yes there is no 1080p panel on Realme 5 as is quite let down. The overall design is quite similar to the Pro version.

Realme 5 features Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm) chipset with Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver) and Adreno 610 for GPU. It comes in 3/32GB, 4/64GB and 4/128GB configuration. You can extend the internal memory up to 256 GB with the help microSD card.

Talking about the GeekBench score, it lies behind phones like Redmi Note 7 Pro, Realme 5 Pro and beats phones like Galaxy A50 and A30 in multi-core and for single-core, it lacks behind Galaxy A50.

Realme 5 has the same camera setup of the Main camera, Ultra-wide angle lens, Depth sensor, and Macro camera. The difference is in the sensor, Mega Pixels, and front camera. It has 12 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.9″, 1.25µm, PDAF Primary lens, 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm, 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera), and 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor. It can shoot videos up to 4K at 30 fps and for the front camera, it has 13 MP lens.

Though Realme 5 is the standard version, it has 5000 mAh battery backup which is more than the pro model. This phone features fast charging of only 10 watts.

Realme 5 Specifications

  • Body: Gorilla Glass 3+ front, polycarbonate back
  • Screen: 6.5-inch, 19:9, 720p+, LCD
  • Rear camera: Primary 12MP, f/1.8 lens; 119° ultra-wide-angle 8MP camera; 2MP macro camera; 2MP portrait camera; LED flash; 2160p@30fps video recording
  • Front camera: 13MP sensor
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 665: octa-core CPU (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver), Adreno 610 GPU
  • Memory: 3/32GB, 4/64GB or 4/128GB; dedicated microSD slot for up to 256GB expansion
  • OS: Android 9.0; Color OS 6.0 on top
  • Battery: 5,000mAh, 10W charging
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM (4G), Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, USB-C
  • Colors: Crystal Blue, Crystal Purple
  • Misc: Rear-mounted fingerprint reader