Realme has just announced the new GT NEO 3 in China, and they plan to launch this in the EU very soon (hopefully the UK too).
This could well be one of the best mid-range phones to launch, coming with some impressive specs:
- One of the first phones to launch with the MediaTek Dimensity 8100
- 150W charging that can do 0% to 50% in 5 minutes
- 50MP Sony IMX 766 main camera which matches the flagship Realme GT 2 models
The Realme GT NEO 3 will come in two battery variants, 150W + 4500 mAH and 80W + 5000 mAH. The 150W variant starts at 2699 RMB (£320) and the 80W variant starts at 1999 RMB(£240) in China.
Full Press Release:
realme, the fastest-growing smartphone brand in Europe, today has welcomed the GT NEO 3 to its premium GT series, adding to the line-up having launched its first premium flagship, GT 2 Pro, at MWC 2022. The GT NEO 3 presents a premium mobile experience with the fastest smartphone charging technology in the world: UltraDart 150W with 50% charged in 5 minutes. It is one of the first smartphones empowered by MediaTek Dimensity 8100 Mobile Platform for enhanced performance. The realme GT NEO 3 will come in two battery variants, 150W + 4500 mAH and 80W + 5000 mAH. The 150W varient starts at 2699 RMB and the 80W variant starts at 1999 RMB in China.
The Fastest Charging Smartphone in the world to date
At MWC 2022, realme revealed the first charging architecture in the world with UltraDart Charging Architecture (UDCA) and realme GT NEO 3 is the first to adopt the new technology. With 150W, users could charge the device from 0% to 50% in 5 minutes, enjoying a high-speed performance without interruption.
As well as speed, realme values safety too. The independent charging chip ensures instant disconnection if it senses risk to battery health. As a result of 38 security-protective measures, the device has been rewarded TÜV Rheinland certification for safe charging.
One of the first smartphones empowered by Dimensity 8100 Mobile Platform
GT NEO 3 is the first batch of smartphones powered by Dimensity 8100 Mobile Platform. Based on TSMC's 5nm manufacturing process, GT NEO 3 features four CortexA78 cores ticking at 2.85GHz and four CortexA55 cores ticking at 2.0GHz, which can deliver higher CPU efficiency and achieve an impressive and stable 90 fps.
The new device will be equipped with a 6.7-inch AMOLED panel with Full HD+ resolution. The screen also has a high refresh rate of 120 Hz and HDR 10+ certification.
GT NEO 3 is equipped with the new generation of COP packaging processes, which could reduce the chin bezel size in future products. As a result, the screen-to-body ratio of GT NEO 3 is 94.2% with ultra-narrow bezels: 1.48 (side)/1.84 (top)/2.37 (bottom).
Wide-angle triple camera with exclusive Street Photography Mode
The Realme GT NEO 3 is equipped with a triple-camera system, with the main camera using the 50MP Sony IMX 766 sensor. The other two cameras are an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP macro lens. The camera array provides usability and versatility for both photography amateurs and pros alike, who can capture vivid photos to mark memorable moments with family and friends.
The realme GT NEO 3 will arrive in Europe very soon, along with one special surprise. Stay tuned!