Realme 9 5G Series has launched officially after the consecutive launch of the Realme 9 Pro Series in India. The newly announced Realme 9 5G series comprises; the vanilla Realme 9 5G and the Realme 9 SE 5G (Speed Edition) smartphones. The Speed Edition or the SE version comes as a debut for the Indian market from Realme.
The Realme 9 5G smartphone features a unique Fluid Light design on the back panels; that comes with a six-layer UV grain technique for different color patterns. Realme has diversified the series with the inclusion of both the MediaTek and the Qualcomm chipsets in smartphones. Let’s check the full details of these new handsets from Realme.
Realme 9 5G Specifications
The front of the smartphone features a 6.5-inch Full HD+ LCD punch-hole screen; with a resolution of 1080 × 2412 pixels. The display on the device supports a high refresh rate of 90Hz and a pixel density of 405 PPI.
Under the hood, a MediaTek Dimensity 810 5G chipset coupled with Mali-G57 GPU powers the handset. Moreover, the chipset comes with a MediaTek HyperEngine 2.0 that enhances power efficiency.
The triple camera setup on the Realme 9 5G features a 48-megapixel primary camera, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. Besides, the front-facing camera on the device features a 16-megapixel sensor for selfies and video calling. The Realme 9 5G smartphone runs on Android 12 with the Realme UI layer on top.
The connectivity options of the smartphone feature 5G, 4G, VoLTE, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS, NFC, a 3.5 mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port. The sensors array includes a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. A 5000mAh battery juices the Realme 9 5G with 18W fast charging.
Realme 9 5G Speed Edition Specifications
As the name suggests, the Realme 9 5G Speed Edition comes with a faster processor, display along with fast-charging support. Under the hood, a Qualcomm Octa-core Snapdragon 778G 5G chipset along with the Adreno 642L GPU powers the SE edition device.
Furthermore, a 6.6-inch IPS LCD Full HD+ display covers the front of the device that supports 144Hz refresh rate and a peak brightness of up to 600 nits.
The camera module configured with triple cameras on the Realme 9 5G SE comes with a 48-megapixel primary sensor, a 2-megapixel macro sensor, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Also, the front-facing sensor on the SE variant comes with a 16-megapixel sensor for video calls and selfies. Furthermore, the Realme 9 5G SE smartphone runs on Android 12 with the Realme UI layer on top.
The sensors array on the SE version includes a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. The connectivity options of the smartphone feature 5G, 4G, VoLTE, Dual-Band Wi-Fi; Bluetooth v5.1, GPS, NFC, a 3.5 mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port.
Moreover, the battery capacity of the SE variant comes as a 5000mAh cell that supports 30W fast charging via the provided USB Type-C cable and adapter.
Price and Availability
The Realme 9 5G at an introductory price costs Rs 14,999 for its base 4 GB RAM and 64 GB version. Whereas, the 6 GB RAM and 128 GB version costs Rs. 17,499. The smartphone arrives in two different color variants — Stargaze White and Meteor Black. The device will go on sale from March 14th on Realme Stores and Flipkart.
The Realme 9 5G SE costs Rs 19,999 for the 6 GB RAM and 128 GB Storage and Rs 22,999 for the 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage. The color options for the Speed Edition include Starry Glow or Azure Glow which goes on sale from March 14 through Flipkart and Realme’s official website and other retail stores in India.