Realme X and Realme X Lite officers: are the new best-buys coming?

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Realme X.

After OnePlus 7 Pro and Redmi K20 Pro, the other most anticipated device of this month of May is Realme x. While not integrating a Snapdragon 855 it is a model that relies heavily on the relationship quality / price. The company has enjoyed great success in India, it is arrived in China and is about to debut also in Europe. Let's find out who they are technical, price e release date.

Official Realme X: everything you need to know

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Available in 2 colors, Punk Blue and Steam White, Realme X adopts the aesthetic styles seen with some previous OPPO models. This results in a glass shell with gradient coloring and an S-shaped curvature effect that extends along the back cover. With dimensions of 161.2 x 76 x 9.4 mm and a weight of 191 g, behind you see no sensors because there is the fingerprint reader in the display, thanks to the adoption of technology AMOLED.

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Frontally, in fact, there is a panel from 6.53 "Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixel) in 19.5: 9 totally free of clutter. Instead of the notch there is the retractable camera selfie da 16 mega-pixels to be able to be called to the eventuality. Still talking about photography, on the back there is a dual camera from 48 + 5 mega-pixel with Sony IMX586 main sensor and opening f/ 1.7. With little light it is possible to take advantage of the Super Night Mode, a night mode to improve exposure and color management of the shots.

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Turning to the hardware sector, the Qualcomm chipset is it Snapdragon 710, going to rival straight against Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, Meizu 16X and ... OPPO Reno. The SoC is assisted up to 8 GB of RAM LPDDR4X e 64 / 128 GB UFS 2.1 storage not expandable. Inside, then, there is a battery from 3765 mAh with quick charge VOOC 3.0, while on the software side there is Android 9.0 Pie with the proprietary ColorOS 6 interface.

Realme X Lite: launched the Chinese variant of Realme 3 Pro

In addition to the standard model, the Chinese manufacturer has also launched Realme X Lite. As anticipated by previous rumors and from the same TENAA, this is the Chinese version of the Realme 3 Pro launched a few weeks ago in India. The device is also expected in Europe and we can't wait to get our hands on this interesting mid-range.

The device arrives with bad specifications, led by the SoC Snapdragon 710 accompanied by 4 / 6 GB of RAM and 64 / 128 GB internal memory expandable via microSD. The display is a panel from 6.3 inches Full HD + with Gorilla Glass 5 protection; unlike the older brother, in this case we lose the retractable selfie camera in favor of the notch to drop (with a mega-pixel 25 sensor). Below the complete technical sheet of the device.

  • IPS display from 6.3 " with resolution Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixels) in 19.5: 9, Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 409 PPI density;
  • dimensions of 156.8 x 74.2 x 8.3 mm for 172 g;
  • Qualcomm octa-core processor Snapdragon 710;
  • Qualcomm Adreno 616 GPU;
  • 4 / 6 GB of RAM LPDDR4X;
  • 64 / 128 GB of storage expandable away microSD up to 256 GB;
  • rear fingerprint reader;
  • dual camera back from 16 + 5 mega-pixel with opening f/ 1.7-2.4, Dual Pixel autofocus and LED flash;
  • front camera from 25 mega-pixels with opening f/ 2.0;
  • support dual SIM 4G, Wi-Fi ac Dual Band, Bluetooth 5.0, microUSB, GPS;
  • battery by 4050 mAh with VOOC 3.0 charging;
  • Android operating system 9.0 Pie with ColorOS 6.

Price and exit

As for the minor model, Realme X Lite will be available for purchase for the Chinese market in the following configurations:

  • 4 / 64 GB - 1199 yuan (155 €)
  • 6 / 64 GB - 1299 yuan (168 €)
  • 6 / 128 GB - 1499 yuan (194 €)

This is certainly an interesting model in all respects, but it is the older brother who arouses even more interest. This will go on sale in China starting from May 20 in the variants from 4 / 64 GB, 6 / 64 GB e 8 / 128 GB, respectively to 1499 / 1599 / 1799 yuan (equal to 194 / 207 / 233 € at current exchange rates). Not bad ... we hope that Realme X peeps out in Europe along with the Lite variant!

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In addition, a variant from 8 / 128 GB characterized by different colors and special textures compared to the basic version, available at 1899 yuan (approx 246 € at the exchange rate).