Realme 8 5G priced from £179 in UK – Realme 8 for £199 – Available from 20th of May

Realme are always a safe bet if you are on the lookout for an affordable phone. They always offer a fantastic specification for the money. Following the launch of the superb Realme 8 Pro with its flagship-like 108MP primary camera, the more affordable Realme 8 5G has finally become available in the UK. Price and … Read more

Dimensity 1200 vs Snapdragon 870 Performance – Realme GT Neo offers similar performance in Geekbench

The Realme GT Neo is the next phone from Realme, expected to be announced before the end of this month. Current rumours are that it offers a very similar specification to the Realme GT 5G but will swap out the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset with the more affordable MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset. Other minor changes … Read more

Realme GT launched in China – Is the Realme GT Pro held back for the global launch? Or maybe, so they don’t steal the thunder from the Find X3 Pro with its 125W charging? [Formerly Realme Race Pro]

Normally in the world of phones launches, a brand will hype up a product with small reveals, while various sites, YouTubers and social media users leak specs they somehow acquire. By the time of launch, we often know everything about a phone. At the end of January, Realme sent out a press release confirming Q1 … Read more

Realme 8 Pro uses the Samsung 108MP ISOCELL HM2, a slightly lower specced sensor vs HM1 used on the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra or HMX on the Xiaomi Mi 11

We already knew the up and coming photography focussed flagship Realme 8 Pro would feature a 108MP camera sensor. This inevitably had to be a Samsung sensor, however, they have a growing number of these sensors, and Realme has officially announced that the Realme 8 Pro will use the Samsung 108MP HM2. Currently, Samsung now … Read more

Realme GT 5G with Snapdragon 888, 12GB RAM, 160Hz OLED display, and 125W charging to be launched on 4th March

We have only had two flagship phone launches this year, the Samsung Galaxy S21 series and the Xiaomi Mi 11. Realme will now be joining them with the Realme GT, formerly the Realme Race Pro, on 4th March. Their recent press release isn’t 100% clear what is and what is not being launched. They are … Read more

Realme X9 Pro vs Realme Race Pro Specifications Comparison – Both OLED, Dimensity 1200 & 108MP camera on X9, Snapdragon 888 & 64MP lens on Race Pro

Following the announcement of the MediaTek Dimensity 1200, Realme were quick to tease a new phone based on the chipset, which was later confirmed to be the Realme X9 Pro. Perhaps to get ahead of unofficial leaks, Realme have sent out the exact specification of their two new flagship devices, the X9 Pro, and then … Read more

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T 5G vs Realme 7 5G – Two affordable 5G phones great for gamers

Yesterday, Xiaomi announced their latest affordable 5G phone, the Redmi Note 9T 5G. This is the second phone to become available in Europe featuring that 7nm MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset, previously, the Realme 7 5G launched in November featuring this excellent 5G chipset. There are now three phones in the UK/EU feature Dimensity chipsets, with … Read more

Realme 7 5G Review – A Realme V5 upgraded with Dimensity 800U chipset & 120Hz display becomes one of UK’s cheapest 5G phones

Merely days ago, I wrote about the Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite being the UKs cheapest 5G phone. So Realme has inevitably retaliated with their own affordable 5G phone. Their claims of the most affordable 5G phone in Europe are a little misleading, there is no other phone with 6GB/128GB for this price, but the Xiaomi … Read more

Realme 7 Review – Did they change anything since the Realme 6?

Following on from the Realme 7 Pro review, I have been using the more affordable Realme 7 in conjunction with it. Starting at just £179 this offers incredible value for money, however, if you want a similar spec to the Pro model, there is only £40 difference. Specification Display: 6.5 inch 2400×1080  90hz IPS display … Read more

Oppo Reno4 Z 5G may launch in the UK tomorrow with MediaTek Dimensity 800. Realme may follow next week with a Dimensity based phone with a 125W UltraDart charger

This is 100% speculation made by myself based on launches in the next few days and current phones available in other regions. MediaTek has officially announced that the Dimensity 800 will be coming to Europe with a launch planned this week. When I pressed my PR contact further, I was given the official statement from … Read more

Realme 7i vs 6i – Realme to switch to Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 vs MediaTek Helio G80

The Realme 7 and 7 Pro have already been announced in India, and now the brand is planning on launching the more affordable Realme 7i in Indonesia on September 17, 2020. During IFA, Realme didn’t announce any new phones for the UK market but they did state that both the Realme 7 phones and the … Read more

Realme X7 Series – Mediatek Dimensity 720 vs Dimensity 1000u vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 – That’s a lot of chipsets

So, the Realme X7 series is turning out to be quite a newsworthy launch. The new series of phones will launch in China on the 1st of September; there is currently no word on global availability, and with them using MediaTek Dimensity chipsets it remains unclear if they will make it beyond China. Recently the … Read more

Realme X7 Pro vs Redmi K30 Ultra – Another MediaTek Dimensity 1000 plus based phone, but will we see it in the UK or EU?

Realme will announce their new X7 series on the 1st of September in China, so far this will likely include a standard X7 and a Pro model, it is also speculated that there will be an Ultra mode. With the data approaching quickly more details of the new phones are gradually leaking out. Realme X7 … Read more

Realme V5 vs Realme X50 – Mediatek Dimensity 720 vs Snapdragon 765G AnTuTu Benchmarks

Realme have committed to only launch 5G phones in the Chinese market, and the launch of the MediaTek Dimensity 720 allows them to achieve this commitment while continuing to offer affordable phones. The Realme V5 is set to launch on the 3rd of August in China, introducing a new series of affordable 5G phones. The … Read more

Realme V5 to arrive on 27th July, likely to be first phone with MediaTek Dimensity 720

Realme are set to introduce a new phone next week, starting a new series of phones with the V-series. The new Realme V5 has popped up on TENAA as well as Realme confirming its existing through various promo posts. With the official promo posts, we already know the design of the phone and some key … Read more