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Realme 5 and Redmi Note 8

Redmi Note 8 vs Realme 5

Realme 5 and Redmi Note 8: Price, Specifications Compared

Realme 5 that has already been launched in different countries. The first sale for Redmi Note 8 will take place on September 17 in the company’s home market. Redmi Note 8 series has been launched in China, and the phones come with quad rear camera setups, run on Android Pie, sport a 3.5mm audio jack, and feature waterdrop-style notch displays.  It will go up against the The Redmi Note 8 India launch is pegged to be roughly two months away.

Redmi Note 8 Redmi Note 8 Key Specs

  • Display 39-inch (1080×2340)
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
  • Front Camera 13MP
  • Rear Camera 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
  • RAM 4GB
  • Storage 64GB
  • Battery Capacity 4000mAh
  • OSAndroid 9 Pie

Realme 5 Realme 5 Key Specs

  • Display 50-inch (720×1600)
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 AIE
  • Front Camera 13MP
  • Rear Camera 12MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
  • RAM 4GB
  • Storage 128GB
  • Battery Capacity 5000mAh
  • OSAndroid 9 Pie

We pit the Redmi Note 8 with the Realme 5 to see which one fares better, on paper.

Redmi Note 8 vs Realme 5 price

Redmi Note 8 price has been set

  • for the base 4GB + 64GB model in the company’s home market at CNY 999 .
  • The smartphone’s 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB variants will be sold at CNY 1,199 and CNY 1,399, respectively.

The first sale for Redmi Note 8 will take place on September 17 in China. According to Xiaomi, it will be offering the Redmi Note 8 in three colors –

  • Dream Blue,
  • Meteorite Black,
  • White

on the other hand, Realme 5 price is set

  • for the 3GB + 32GB storage variant at CNY 992 ,
  • CNY 1042 for the 4GB + 64GB model,
  • and CNY 1191 for the 4GB RAM + 128GB storage model.

It is available via flash sales via Realme.com, and will is being offered in

  • Crystal Blue
  • Crystal Purple color variants.

Redmi Note 8 vs Realme 5

Redmi Note 8 vs Realme 5 specifications

The Realme 5 packs

  • a 6.5-inch HD+ (720×1600 pixels) display
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3+
  • support waterdrop-style notches
  • dual-SIM (Nano) slots
  • run on Android Pie,
  • MIUI 10 and ColorOS on top
  • powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 128GB of internal storage
  • microSD card slot for expansion of memory
  • a quad rear camera setup,
  • a 12-megapixel primary camera,
  • an 8-megapixel sensor,
  • a 2-megapixel macro lens,
  • a 2-megapixel depth sensor
  • support a 13-megapixel selfie shooter.
  • a 5,000mAh battery
  • 4G VoLTE,
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac,
  • Bluetooth v5.0,
  • a GPS/ A-GPS,
  • a 3.5mm headphone jack
  • a Micro-USB port
  • a rear fingerprint sensors.
  • measures at 164.4×75.6×9.3mm,
  • weighs 198 grams.

The Redmi Note 8, features

  • a 6.3-inch full-HD+ screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
  • support waterdrop-style notches.
  • dual-SIM (Nano) slots
  • run on Android Pie,
  • MIUI 10 and ColorOS on top
  • powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC
  • 6GB of RAM
  • 128GB of internal storage
  • microSD card slot for expansion of memory
  • a quad rear camera setup
  • a 48-megapixel main sensor,
  • an 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter,
  • a 2-megapixel depth camera,
  • 2-megapixel macro camera
  • support a 13-megapixel selfie shooter
  • 4,000mAh battery
  • 4G VoLTE,
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac,
  • Bluetooth v5.0,
  • a GPS/ A-GPS,
  • a 3.5mm headphone jack
  • a USB Type-C port
  • a rear fingerprint sensors.
  • measures at 158.3×75.3×8.3mm
  • weighs 190 grams

REDMI NOTE 8 VS REALME 5 COMPARISON

 

Redmi Note 8

Realme 5

GENERAL
Brand Xiaomi Realme
Model Redmi Note 8 5
Release date 29th August 2019 20th August 2019
Body type Glass
Thickness 8.35
Weight (g) 190.00 198.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 4000 5000
Removable battery No
Fast charging Proprietary
Colours Dream Blue, Meteorite Black, White Crystal Blue, Crystal Purple
Dimensions (mm) 164.40 x 75.60 x 9.30
DISPLAY
Screen size (inches) 6.39 6.50
Resolution 1080×2340 pixels 720×1600 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio 19.5:9
HARDWARE
Processor octa-core 2GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 AIE
RAM 4GB 4GB
Internal storage 64GB 128GB
Dedicated microSD slot No Yes
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256
CAMERA
Rear camera 48-megapixel + 8-megapixel + 2-megapixel + 2-megapixel 12-megapixel (f/1.8, 1.25-micron) + 8-megapixel (f/2.25) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)
Rear autofocus Yes Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash Yes Yes
Front camera 13-megapixel 13-megapixel
SOFTWARE
Operating system Android 9 Pie Android 9 Pie
Skin MIUI 10 ColorOS 6.0.1
CONNECTIVITY
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Yes Yes, v 5.00
USB Type-C Yes
Number of SIMs 2 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
USB OTG Yes
Micro-USB Yes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
SENSORS
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes Yes
Proximity sensor Yes Yes
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes Yes
Gyroscope Yes Yes
Face unlock Yes

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