Previous month Realme confirmed through a post that Realme XT would feature a 64-megapixel camera, an in-display fingerprint sensor. Now, after weeks, Realme finally launched the Realme XT smartphone, the first 64-megapixel smartphone in the Indian market.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”zxikm5d3e04a8f1451″]
Specifications of realme XT
The Realme XT is the first phone from Realme which uses a new ID design that incorporates sparkling hyperbola lines. This Hyperbola is widely used in the field of mathematics, architecture, and astronomy. Visually it conveys a better sense of space and more eye-catching. The smartphone has a 3D glass back with Gorilla Glass 5 protection which has been developed by using the 3D hot bending process to fit on the user’s hands perfectly and resistant to falls and scratches.
It has a dimension of 75.2mm x 158.7mm x 8.6mm and weighs around 183 grams with the battery. It comes in two gradient finishes, Pearl Blue and Pearl White.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”bzyqm5d3e04029f48f”]
At the front, the Realme XT comes with a sharp and vivid 16.3cm (6.4″) FHD+ Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 and brightness of 5.15 nits which looks bright and stunning. The screen is equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 to offer scratch protection. The upgraded high-precision dispensing technology and COF bonding technology make the phone’s screen bezel very thin, providing a screen-to-body ratio of 91.9%.
The device has the latest In-Display Fingerprint Scanner. The optical fingerprint scanner module from Goodix 3.0 brings a multi-monitor identification system and adds a filter that can identify colors for a more secure unlocking experience.
Realme XT is India’s first smartphone with a 64-megapixel lens and quad cameras. The 64-megapixel is 30 times the FHD 1920 x 1080 resolution, 7.68 times of 4K and 1.92 times that of 8K which for sure will offer ultra-detailed photos.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”zxikm5d3e04a8f1451″]
XT is equipped with the latest Samsung’s 64-megapixel ISOCELL GW1 flagship primary image sensor, which supports 9216×6912 ultra-high pixel output with 0.8μm pixel size and f/1.8 aperture. The size of the sensor is up to 1/1.72″ is up to 34% bigger than a 48MP sensor and features four-in-one intelligent pixel binning, F1.8 large aperture, and a 6P lens with superior light-gathering capability-providing realme XT with Flagship-level photography. Moreover, it has super-fast PDAF (Phase Detect Auto Focus) with three premium features the ISOCELL Plus, Smart ISO, and Hybrid HDR.
Along with the 64-megapixel sensor, the phones have an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.25 aperture and 1.12μm pixel size, a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and 1.75μm pixel size, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor f/2.4 aperture and 1.75μm pixel size.
Below are the sample images from the device camera.
The ultra-wide-angle camera packs a 119° field of view that’s up to 50% wider, and Realme’s DLDC engine corrects edge distortion ensuring the quality of your shots. The 2-megapixel macro camera has a 4 cm built-in macro lens to get closer and discover the beauty of the micro world. There are some in-built filters to achieve a premium portrait effect. It offers superior portrait photos with the hardware-based bokeh effect and depth control. The camera also offers several modes like video, expert, time-lapse, pano, nightscape, and slow-mo.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”bzyqm5d3e04029f48f”]
At the front, Realme XT features a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 sensor equipped with an f/2.0 aperture lens and 2μm pixel size. The company also put an advanced software feature in the front camera the AI beautification.
The realme XT supports 4K video recording at 30fps, 1080p HD video recording at 30fps/60fps, 720p HD video recording at 30fps/60fps, slow motion up to 960fps and electronic image stabilization for front and rear camera.
With the software, the hardware image quality is equally essential so, Realme specially invited Aaron Huey, an eminent National Geographic photographer to be realme Chief Photography Officer. Working with realme’s camera team, Huey commits to tuning the camera under complex circumstances like the sea, mountain, forest, city and so on, and delivering the gorgeous colors and amazing details to the photos.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”zxikm5d3e04a8f1451″]
Realme XT is powered by a Snapdragon 712 SoC, which is the same processor powering the recently launched Realme 5 Pro. Snapdragon 712 AIE is a 2.3 GHz clock-speed octa-core processor that features a 10nm process and equips with Adreno 616 GPU, leading to a 10% overall performance improvement over the previous generation. It comes in 3 variants based on the memory configuration 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, 8GB RAM with 128GB onboard storage. It also comes with storage expandability support via microSD card up to 256GB.
The realme XT features multiple cooling layers to further prevent heating, including a new type of thermal gel, high thermal conductivity aluminum, and a series of graphite sheets. The device stays 14% cooler even while gaming, so it’s more comfortable to hold, and users can play for longer.
Now with new Hyper Boost 2.0, players can boost frames and boost touch to lower game latency by up to 73.7% — besides, the UFS 2.1 Flash Storage which lets players load and play games smoothly.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”bzyqm5d3e04029f48f”]
For connectivity, the device include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, 3.5mm headset jack and USB Type-C port.
The smartphone runs on the Android 9 Pie operating system with a customized version of ColorOS 6. ColorOS 6 keeps the Space-inspired Real Design with more new features added.
Clone Apps now supports ten more hot apps, and customized fonts are allowed according to the user’s preferences.
Nevertheless, the Digital Wellbeing from Google helps users better manage their daily usage of the phone by suggesting smart functions like app restriction and DND option.
The company also furnished the XT with the highly-anticipated system-wide dark mode, which gives a calm and classy experience. With dark mode, users can look at display more comfortably in a dim environment and less power consumption hence increasing battery longevity in combination with an OLED screen.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”zxikm5d3e04a8f1451″]
Furthermore, the phone supports Dolby Atmos in combination with superlinear speaker and smart power amplifiers doubling the audio volume and improving the sound quality producing an overall immersive sound effect.
Realme XT packs a 4,000mAh battery with a 20W VOOC 3.0 flash charger. Users can now charge their phone from 0% to 100% in just 80 minutes. After an hour of PUBG gaming while charging it charges the phone to about 43%.
Realme XT Price
The 4GB + 64GB variant model is priced at $225 (₹15,999), the 6GB + 64GB at $239 (₹16,999) and the 8GB + 128GB at $268 (₹18,999). Realme fans can purchase the device in India on September 16 at 12 pm IST. The company will also be launching a variant of realme XT called realme XT 730G which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC and 30W VOOC fast charging support.[wpinsertshortcodead id=”bzyqm5d3e04029f48f”]