Realme 5i Review- Latest Budget Big Battery Smartphone

February 25, 2020

Realme 5i is the latest to join the list of the 5-series Realme smartphones, which also includes the Realme 5, Realme 5 Pro, and Realme 5s. And they start right with the Realme in 2020, and the new handset promises to deliver hefty battery along with a quad-camera experience at an affordable cost. Moreover, to ensure that choosing to get one becomes more comfortable, the company decided to discontinue Realme 5. However, it continues to see until the stock lasts. Here in this article, let us learn something more about the Realme 5i price in Dubai, design, and specs. 

Design & Display

Though the company tried hard to shake off things with the two new attractive color variants, still it uses similar design as the Realme 5 and Realme 5S. With the inspiration from Sun rays, the back panel of the handset is now more attractive. It replaces the regular diamond-cut pattern as in the regular Realme smartphones. The company claims to use the anti-fingerprint layer at the rear, which is a great addition that should be followed by other smartphone makers. On the right is a power button while the volume rockers are on the left end. Above the volume controls is a Nano-SIM slot and a microSD slot. The rear end of the device houses a vertically aligned quad-camera setup accompanied by a fingerprint scanner and Realme branding. As for the display screen, there is a 6.52-inches screen with a waterdrop notch, 89% screen to body ratio, and a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. 

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Processor & Performance

The Realme smartphone ships in with Android 9.0 OS layered with ColorsOS UI. The new interface is almost similar to the traditional Realme. And, the design closely resembles the Android UI. Some of the standard features of the ColorOS 6.0 include the notifications, control center, and shortcuts for settings menu that can be accessed just by swiping down from the top. You can either go for the gesture controls or use navigation keys to navigate through. Under the hood, the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 coupled with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It can be expanded further using the dedicated microSD slot. Though it is the same chip seen in its predecessor. 

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Camera & Battery

The Realme 5i in Dubai packs in an 8MP selfie shooter that is capable enough to capture good quality images in well-lit conditions. It renders some decent colors, and the pictures don’t look overly enhanced. If you are not expecting much, then the Realme 5i is the best option to choose. As for the rear camera, there is a 12MP primary sensor, 8MP wide-angle lens, 2MP portrait lens, and a 2MP macro lens. Not to ignore the fact, the Realme users will be pleased to get the quad-camera at a lesser price. Having a quad-camera doesn’t mean that the picture quality is perfect; it can capture decent pictures that are good at daylight and scores good in terms of color, sharpness, and overall quality. 

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The battery is the major attraction of the device. Continuing the trend of offering large batteries, the Realme 5i in UAE powers the 5,000mAh battery that is charged up using 5V/2A port located at the bottom end. 

Realme 5i Price in Dubai

As for the price point, the Realme 5i will be available for only AED 503 for a 3GB/64GB configuration. It puts the device in the same bracket as the Realme 5. Although the selfie camera is downgraded, there is still some considerable amount to save with. 

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