Realme has officially published a tweet that says Realme 5i will be launched on January 9 at 12:30 p.m. Although Realme has not indicated the market in which the product will be launched first.
The event will be broadcasted on social networks and on the company’s official website. The tweet also points to a microsite that contains details about the phone. The launch of the smartphone in India will be confirmed on January 9 based on a tweet from Madhav Sheth, CEO of Realme India. The Realme 5i is also being teased on Flipkart before its official launch in India. As already mentioned, some details of the Realme 5i have been revealed on the microsite, for example, a 5000 mAh battery, a quad rearview camera configuration (a 12 MP main lens, a 8 MP ultra wide-angle lens, a 2 MP portrait lens and a 2 MP macro lens), a 6.5-inch lens Mini-drop screen and the presence of a “powerful Snapdragon processor”. Realme 5i is priced at roughly Rs. 11,500 for the base variant with 3GB RAM + 32GB storage, while the top-tier model with 4GB RAM + 64GB storage has been priced at Rs. 13,500 approx.
The Realme 5i is an addition to the Realme 5 series currently including Realme 5, Realme 5s and Realme 5 Pro. As per a tweet by the Indian CEO Madhav Seth, the company recently announced that the Realme 5 series which was launched last August exceeded the sale of around 5.5 million units becoming a big hit in the market.