Realme 9i 5G Roundup: How To Watch Launch Event Online, Expected Price In India, Specifications
The Realme 9i 5G will face competition from the Poco M4 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11T 5G, Moto G52, and others.
Realme will launch a new 5G smartphone in India on August 18. With the launch of the 9i 5G, the company will expand its Realme 9 series lineup in India. Interestingly, the company already revealed the Realme 9i 4G variant earlier this year. It is now back with a 5G variant of the device.
Ahead of its launch in India, the company has teased some key details about the 9i 5G. The Realme 5G smartphone will have a completely new laser light design. It will also be powered by a MediaTek processor.
The Poco M4 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11T 5G, Moto G52, and other smartphones will compete with the 9i 5G. Before the official launch, here's a quick rundown of the Realme 9i 5G specifications, features, and everything else we know so far.
Realme 9i 5G: Event Time, Launch Date, Where to Watch It Live
The Realme 9i 5G will be available in India on August 18. The event is set to begin virtually at 11.30 a.m. IST. Viewers interested in watching the Realme 9i 5G India launch event can do so via the company's official YouTube channel and social media platforms.
Realme 9i 5G: Expected Price in India
The Realme 9i 5G is expected to be launched in India with a variety of storage options. The base model of the phone could have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. This variant is expected to cost less than Rs 15,000. The device is also expected to launch with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, with a price tag of around Rs 16,000 The official pricing information will be revealed at the event on August 18.
Realme 9i 5G: Expected Sale Date
Realme has confirmed that the 9i 5G will be available on Flipkart. The phone could go on sale in India within a week of its release. As a result, we can expect the device to be available for purchase on or before August 25 via Flipkart, Realme India's online store, and retail stores.
Realme 9i 5G: Expected Specifications and Features
Realme's goal with the 9i 5G is to provide an all-around experience at an affordable price. The phone will have a new design and will be powered by the segment-popular MediaTek chipset. Realme has also confirmed that the phone will have three cameras on the back and a high refresh rate display.
MediaTek Dimensity 810 SoC
The device will be powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 810 SoC, according to Realme. The 6nm SoC is said to have an AnTuTu score of more than 3,50,000. The chipset has been seen in a variety of smartphones, including the Poco M4 Pro 5G, Realme 8s 5G, Infinix Note 12 5G, Realme 9 5G, Redmi Note 11T 5G, and others.
The Realme 9i 5G will also have a 90Hz refresh rate display. Although the screen size has not been officially announced, reports indicate that the 9i 5G will feature a 6.6-inch IPS LCD with a Full HD+ resolution. According to the event microsite, the phone has a water-drop notch at the top of the display for the front camera.
Realme has also revealed that the 9i 5G will have a triple-camera setup on the back. The three cutouts on the back panel will house a 50MP main camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth sensor.
Other Specifications and Features
Other details about the phone have previously been confirmed or leaked. The Realme 9i 5G will have a 5000 mAh battery. It will also have a polycarbonate back. One of the colors teased is a golden shade with a shimmery texture on top. The device will also be available in black. The thickness of the 9i 5G has been confirmed by the company. The phone has a USB Type-C port as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack. It will also ship with the Android 12-based Realme UI 3.0 out of the box.