With Realme launching the Realme X and the Realme X Lite in China back in May, the Indian fans were waiting for an official launch of the Realme X in the domestic market. Realme has just sent out press release invites for the device’s launch on July 15 in New Delhi at 12 PM. The Realme X Lite won’t be launching in India since it has already launched in the country as Realme 3 Pro earlier this year.
Madhav Sheth, the Indian CEO for Realme, confirmed via Twitter yesterday that the Realme X Spider-Man: Far from Home Edition will be unveiled in India on July 15. This suggests that the standard version, as well as the special Spiderman version, will also be showcased at the event.
Realme X Spider-Man: Far from Home Edition
The Realme X Spider-Man: Far from Home Edition, which launched in China last week, will go on sale on July 7. The special edition smartphone comes in a custom box with a Spider-Man theme and protective case. The high-end variant of the standard Realme X is dubbed the Master Edition in China and is available in the Onion and Garlic Special Editions, which is also scheduled for India.
Realme X Price in India
The Realme X starts at 1,599 Yuan (~$232) and 1,799 Yuan (~$261) in China for the two variants, namely the lower-spec device with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, and the higher-spec variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The smartphone is available in Punk Blue and Steam White color options.
The Realme X Master Edition will be available at 1,899 Yuan (~$279). It is available in just one variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. According to Sheth’s recent tweet, the Master Edition will also arrive in India. He had earlier confirmed that the Realme X will be priced around Rs. 18,000 (~$261) in India, although, this could be for the base variant. The pricing of the higher-spec variants is currently unknown.
Realme X Specifications and Features
The Realme X features a 6.53-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED display with a notch-less design. It has an in-display fingerprint scanner and uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC. The smartphone draws power from a 3,765 mAh battery with 20W VOOC Flash Charge support and runs on the Android 9.0 Pie OS skinned with ColorOS 6.
The smartphone features a triple camera setup at the rear, with a 48-megapixel primary camera along with two 5-megapixel depth sensor. The Realme X also has a 16-megapixel pop-up front camera for selfies and video calling. The device misses out on expandable storage. Its connectivity options include dual-4G VOLTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, GPS and a 3.5-mm AUX port.
Sheth confirmed that the Realme X heading to India is not the same device that is available in China. Rumors suggest that the Snapdragon 730 SoC, which currently powers the Xiaomi Redmi K20, could be seen in the Indian version of Realme X.