Realme 8 5G launched in India earlier this week. It is one of the cheapest 5G smartphone in the country and starts at a price of Rs 14,999. Today, for the very first time, the phone will be available for purchase in India. The Realme 8 5G sale begins at 12PM today on Realme.com and Flipkart. The cheapest 5G smartphone can also be purchased from offline retail stores across the country. Also Read - Realme 8 gets a price cut in India for a limited period: Check new prices here
Realme 8 5G price in India
As far as the pricing is concerned, the Realme 8 5G starts at a price tag of Rs 14,999 for the base 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. There is a second model as well that comes with 8GB RAM + 128GB storage at Rs 16,999. Interested buyers will be able to grab the phone in two colour options: Supersonic Black and Supersonic Blue. Also Read - Realme Narzo 30 will feature 90Hz refresh rate, 30W Dart charging support reveals company
Check launch offers
There are several launch offers available as well. The smartphone is offered with 10 percent off on HDFC Bank Credit Card transactions, up to Rs 750, on orders of Rs 10,000. Other offers include: 5 percent unlimited cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card, among others. Also Read - Flipkart Apple Days sale: iPhone 12, iPhone 11 and more iPhone models up from sale with discount
Realme 8 5G specifications: Take a look
As far as the specifications are concerned the Realme 8 5G smartphone comes packed with a 6.5-inch full-HD+ display with screen resolution of 1,080×2,400 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio and a 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage. There’s an expandable storage option as well up to 1TB via microSD card.
The smartphone comes with a triple rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel Samsung GM1 primary sensor coupled with a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor and a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor. On the front, the phone includes a 16-megapixel camera sensor for selfies and video calls. The phone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W Quick Charge fast charging technology.