Realme has just launched its new flagship, the Realme X, in China. The handset sees Realme pivot away from the low-tier to produce an upper mid-range device carrying a pop-up selfie camera, in-display fingerprint sensor, and great looks. Here, we’re taking a quick look at the Realme X specs.

Realme X hands-on: Ten out of ten?

The Realme X is packing a 6.53-inch OLED display (Full HD+) that achieves a 91.2 percent screen-to-body ratio with help from the pop-up camera. This is backed up by a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset and up to 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM.

Realme X flat on a desk

Credit: Oliver Cragg / Android Authority

Realme X specs at a glance

 Realme X
Display6.53-inch, FHD+ AMOLED
2,340 x 1,080 resolution
19.5:9 aspect ratio
394 ppi
91.2 percent screen-to-body ratio
Gorilla Glass 5
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 710
Up to 2.2GHz
GPUAdreno 616
VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 (20W charging)
48MP at f/1.7
5MP at f/2.4
Video: 4K at 30fps, 1080p at 120fps, EIS

16MP at f/2.0
AI beauty mode
IP RatingN/A
Headphone jackYes
ConnectivityDual nano-SIM slots
Dual SIMs dual VoLTE 4G
Wi-Fi: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4/5Ghz
Positioning system: GPS, aGPS, GLONASS, Beidou navigation system
Supports Bluetooth 5.0 connections
Supports aptX, aptX HD, and LDAC
SecurityIn-display fingerprint sensor
SoftwareColorOS 6.0, Android 9 Pie
ColorsSteam white, Punk blue
Dimensions161.3 x 76.1 x 8.55-9.33mm

The pop-up camera comes in at 16MP while there’s a 48MP + 5MP setup on the back of the phone. Realme’s device also includes Nightscape and other AI photography modes.

There’s a 3,765mAh battery to power it all, with the phone also supporting 20-watt fast charging via USB-C. The company says the phone can hit 55 percent capacity after 30 minutes.

Realme’s phone ships with ColorOS 6.0 atop Android Pie. What do you think of the Realme X specs? Give us your thoughts in the comments!

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