In what appears to be a strategy to attract more buyers, China-based smartphone maker Realme has now cut down the price of its Pro version of Realme 5 by Rs 1,000 in India. The Realme 5 Pro, which was earlier available for Rs 13,999, now comes for Rs 12,999 on Flipkart as well as on the smartphone maker’s official website.
It must be noted that Realme 5 Pro with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage capacity now comes with a price tag of Rs 12,999 as against Rs 13,999. On the other hand, the 5 Pro models with 6GB of RAM and 64GB in-built storage is now priced at Rs 13,999. And the price of the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant of Realme 5 Pro is now Rs 15,999.
On the camera front, Realme 5 Pro is one of the first 48MP quad camera phones by the company. It houses a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor, an 8-megapixel 119-degree camera, 2-megapixel macro lens and 2-megapixel depth sensor. For selfie lovers, Realme 5 Pro has been equipped with a 16-megapixel front camera. With F1.8 ultra large aperture and the half-inch sensor, Realme 5 Pro claims to capture great nightscapes even in low-light condition. When you turn on the Super Nightscape mode, you can take stunning night shots, with the help of multi-frame engine and HDR.
Powered by a 2.3GHz Snapdragon 712 chipset, Realme 5 Pro sports a 6.3-inch FHD+ (2340×1080) Minidrop display with 450 nits brightness and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Available in Crystal Green and Crystal Blue colours, Realme 5 Pro comes with splash-resistant designs, mid-range performance, a 4,035mAh battery and fast-charging. It only takes 1.38 hours to charge Realme 5 Pro. Moreover you can even feel the charging speed while playing games.
Owing to the growth of the mid-tier segment of Chinese smartphone brands in India, the country’s smartphone market has left behind the US for the first time on an annual level to reach 158 million shipments in 2019 with 7% YoY growth, according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service. This makes India the second-largest smartphone market in the world.
It is expected that the demand for smartphones will accelerate due to more and more people opting smartphone over a feature phone. This is also resulting in steep competition amongst the makers to provide the best design and features to lure smartphone users.
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