The Realme 7 is a new budget smartphone that was officially announced in India. The device comes with a 64 MP main camera, an Helio G95 gaming-centric MediaTek chipset, and a large battery capacity of 5000 mAh.
The handset share features in common with the newly launched Infinix Zero 8.
Realme 7 Key Specs & Features
- 6.5 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi)
- Android 10, Realme UI
- Octa-core Mediatek Helio G95 (12 nm)
- 6GB, 8GB RAM
- 64GB, 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Rear Cameras
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint (side-mounted)
- 4G LTE Network
- Fast Charging 30W, 50% in 26 min, 100% in 65 min
- Non-Removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The Realme 7 still maintain a decent body featuring a combo plastic body and a front glass. The panel is housing the Realme branded logo and the camera module on the left side. Meanwhile, the fingerprint scanner has been shifted on the side.
It has a 162.3 x 75.4 x 9.4mm and weighs 196.5 grams. You can get it in attractive colors such as Mist White and Mist Blue.
On the front side, it has a 6.5-inch IPS LCD panel with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 ratio, and 405 PPI density for clear visuals.
Realme 7 is further equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection, a 90Hz refresh rate which will enhance the gaming performance just like in the case of Zero 8 and also has a peak brightness of 480 nits typ. Overall, the screen reaches an 83.4% screen-to-body ratio.
Rocking the camera system is a 64 MP main camera and this Sony IMX682 primary shooter comes along with an f/2.3 aperture ultrawide shooter of 8-megapixel that has 119-degree field-of-view, a 2-megapixel B&W portrait lens, and a 2-megapixel macro with 4cm focal length.
The camera also brings in some great features like Starry Mode, Super Nightscape, HDR, AI scene recognition, UIS / UIS Max video stabilization, AI Color Portrait Video, Ultra Nightscape Video for clear footages in low-light conditions, 120fps 1080p slow-motion video shooting, and 4K video quality.
For selfies, the smartphone possesses a Sony IMX471 16-megapixel that offers some good features as well.
Hardware and Software
Behind the wheel is a 2.05GHz Helio G95 based on 12nm process technology with an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2.05 GHz. The Realme 7 has Mali-G76 MC4 GPU and inbuilt storage of 64GB and 6GB RAM.
There is also a model that has up to 8GB RAM and 128GB. Further, you can expand both memories using a micro SDcard.
Battery and Network
The Realme smartphone has a massive battery of 5000 mAh with support for fast charging 30W. This fast charge technology promise to refill the juicer to 50% in just 26 minutes and up to 100% in 65 minutes.
It runs on Android 10 OS with Realme UI on top. The network availability includes dual Nano SIM that has 4G LTE network, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, and a 3.5mm headphone slot.
Realme 7 Price and Availability
The Realme 7 will sell at a price of $204 for the 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage and $231 for the 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage.
In Nigeria, this is about 85,000 Naira while in Ghana it will cost around 1,400 Ghs and 25,000 Ksh in Kenya.
As you can see, the smartphone is more affordable than the Infinix Zero 8 despite having the same specifications.
Realme 7 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Realme 7:
- Platform: Android 10, Realme UI
- Processor: Mediatek Helio G95 (12 nm), Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: Mali-G76 MC4
- Memory: 6GB, 8GB RAM
- Colours: Mist Blue, Mist White
- Dimension: 162.3 x 75.4 x 9.4 mm
- Weight: 196.5 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.5 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 64 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) Quad Cameras, [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, gyro-EIS
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 16 MP HDR, [email protected]/120fps
- Built-in Storage: 64GB, 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, 1, 3, 5, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (side-mounted)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, Fast charging 30W