After the launch of the "small" 7i the time has come for the official presentation of the new model of the 8 series. Especially after the launch of the rival Redmi Note 10 series, the OPPO sub-brand also wants to have its own in the mid-range range. And it does so with smartphones that compete directly to win the best-buy scepter. But let's see all the information regarding the technical data, price and availability of Realme 8 Pro.
Realme 8 Pro: everything you need to know
Design and display
The new Realme 8 Pro they come with a slightly different design than the previous generation: we have a glass cover and the writing Dare to Leap but the real protagonist is the renewed one photographic form squarish and no longer vertical as on the 7 series.
Speaking of the previous models, Realme 8 Pro comes with a thickness of 8.1 mm and a weight of 176 g: a nice step forward for those looking for a powerful but not too bulky device.
As for the front, we once again have a display with punch-hole top left and a display Super AMOLED da 6,4 "Full HD + with fingerprint reader integrated, 180 Hz touch sampling, 1000 nits of brightness, and DC Dimming.
Realme 8 Pro is equipped with one Snapdragon 720G: this is the same solution seen with Realme 7 Pro, accompanied by 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. The battery is a unit from 4.500 mAh with SuperDart fast charging from 50W, capable of fully charging the device in 47 minutes. In the box is a 65W charger, as specified during the launch event. On the software side we find Android 11 in the form of Realme UI 2.0.
The timeless entrance is present mini-jack 3.5 mm for headphones, one of the features requested by users (but which is slowly ending up in oblivion on board the most advanced models).
Realme 8 Pro - Technical data sheet
- Super AMOLED display from 6,4 "Full HD + (2400 x 1080 pixels) in 20: 9 with 409 PPI density, 180 Hz touch sampling and Gorilla Glass protection;
- dimensions of 160,6 x 73,9 x 8,1 mm for 176 g;
- Qualcomm octa-core processor Snapdragon 720G;
- Qualcomm Adreno 618 GPU;
- 6 / 8 GB of RAM LPDDR4X;
- 128 GB UFS 2.1 storage expandable via microSD;
- fingerprint reader in the display;
- quad room from 108 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP f/1.88-2.25-2.4-2.4 with Samsung HM2 sensor, 119 ° wide angle, 4 cm macro and depth sensor, PDAF and 4K video;
- selfie camera 16 MP f/2.45 Sony IMX471;
- support dual SIM 4G, Wi-Fi ac Dual Band, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS / A-GPS / GLONASS / Beidou, NFC, mini-jack input, stereo speaker;
- battery by 4.500 mAh with 50W Super Dart charging;
- Android 11 operating system with Realme UI 2.0;
- Infinite Blue, Infinite Black and Punk Black colors.
Realme 8 - What changes with the basic model
In addition to the Pro model, the company also presented Realm 8, but it is a device for the Indian market only. The smartphone arrives with an almost unchanged design, with the same 6.4 ″ Full HD + Super AMOLED panel. However, we have a less thick and lighter body (7.99 mm, 177 g) and a different chipset, namely the MediaTek Helio G95. The photographic sector also changes, with a main sensor from 64 MP (accompanied by an 8MP wide angle and two 2MP sensors). Yet another difference concerns the battery, unit from 5.000 mAh with quick charge from 30W.
As well as other mid-ranges of rival companies, the Realme 8 series will also focus a lot on the photographic sector. For the first time at Realme, while on the base model the camera will be from 64 MP, we will see the launch of a Realme 8 Pro with a 108 MP. To find out more, here you will find the dedicated article with all the details released by the company about the features and shooting modes of the new device.
The selfie camera is a unit of 16 MP, positioned - remember - inside a punch hole. Present the possibility of shooting Dual View Video using the main and front cameras.
Realme 8 Pro - Price and release date
The Asian company presented the camera from 108 MP of Realme 8 Pro during a dedicated event but has now finally raised the curtain on the new device. As for the selling price, Realme 8 Pro debuts at €279 for the 6/128 GB version; the 8/128 GB version debuts a €299. For all the details on where to buy the newcomer, coupons, offers and promotions, take a look at our dedicated article.