Not that long ago, we heard that Realme would release a flagship smartphone equipped with the Snapdragon 870. This handset was rumored to have an impressive price-performance ratio. In other words, users are waiting for a phone that will be the cheapest among all Snapdragon 870 models.
Today, a Weibo blogger showed the photos of the Realme smartphone taken from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology website.
According to the photos, the appearance of this mysterious new machine has changed a lot in comparison to the previous models. We mean, for many generations, Realme has been using a highly recognizable design style for it smartphones. But now, we see the company is going to change this. And everything began with the OPPO Reno 5.
The front of the machine uses a 6.55-inch hyperboloid screen. Thus, we are dealing with the second curved screen smartphone of the Realme brand. It supports a 90Hz refresh rate and has an opening for the front camera.
As for the back, the new Realme smartphone basically inherits the idea of the Reno 5. The matrix-type module contains three sensors arranged vertically. At the same time, the Realme logo is still placed horizontally at the bottom. In this sense, nothing changed.
New Realme Smartphone Features
Well, OPPO smartphones have always boasted of their appearance. But what about the hardware and performance? In addition to the Snapdragon 870 chip, the machine also has a built-in 4500mAh battery that supports 65W super-fast charging. This is a rare configuration in the Snapdragon 870 camp. But when it is out, the new Realme smartphone will become one of the best models in the niche in terms of battery.
Plus, our protagonist will also sport a full-blooded LPDDR5 + UFS 3.1 storage configuration. Thus, this handset will be able to provide users with excellent performance output.
As said, the new Realme smartphone has some similarities with the OPPO Reno 5. So it would be useful to recall the key features of the latter in order to understand whether this is the renamed and rebranded version of the aforementioned phone.
OPPO Reno 5 Features
The OPPO Reno 5 sports a 6.43-inch full-screen. Also, there is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor inside, which is coupled with up to 12GB memory + 256GB storage. The front shooter has a 32MP resolution, while the rear camera module includes a combination of 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP sensors. The battery has a 4300mAh capacity.
So these are completely different phones.