Realme 8 5G is set to launch in Thailand on April 21, 2021. It is speculated to make its debut in India a day later, on April 22. Ahead of the official launch, Realme has posted several teaser images of the upcoming smartphone on its social media channels. Also Read - 5 budget Realme phones get expensive: Check new prices of Realme 8, 8 5G, C11, C21, C25s
In a post on its Thailand Facebook page, Realme revealed that the Realme 8 5G will come in two colour options. It also posted a couple of photos that give us a good look at the back cover design of Realme 8 5G. Some additional details were confirmed as well. We take a look. Also Read - Realme smartphones to get virtual RAM feature soon: List of devices revealed
Realme 8 5G colour options revealed
Realme 8 5G will come in two colour options, as per the company – Supersonic Blue and Supersonic Black. Official images of both the colour variants were posted on its Thailand Facebook page. Also Read - 5 best battery smartphones under Rs 15,000 in India: Galaxy M32, Poco M3 Pro, more
Further, Realme 8 5G will weigh around 185 grams and has a thickness of just 8.5mm, as per the company. Going by the images, the Realme 8 5G will sport a rectangular rear camera module that will include four camera lenses. The primary rear camera is said to be a 48-megapixel one.
Interestingly, the ‘Dare to Leap’ branding, which is prominently placed on the back cover of the Realme 8 series, seems to be missing from its 5G counterpart.
Realme 8 5G: Specifications we know so far
Realme 8 5G was also spotted on benchmarking site Geekbench with model number RMX3241. Apart from this, the smartphone has already received the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification and it appeared on the FCC certifications site as well.
Realme 8 5G is expected to be powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G SoC, coupled with 8GB of RAM. The smartphone could run Android 11 out of the box along with the company’s Realme UI 2.0 skin.
Realme 8 Pro 5G is expected to be announced alongside the Realme 8 5G as well, though there is no official confirmation as of now and we suggest you take this information with a pinch of salt.