realme has officially announced the realme 8 series comprised of the realme 8 and 8 Pro in an online launch event.

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The realme 8 Pro is built around a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with a 180Hz touch sampling rate and a peak brightness of 1000nits. Meanwhile, the 16MP front camera is housed in its punch hole.

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Around the back, it boasts a 108MP Samsung ISOCELL HM2 main sensor coupled with an 8MP ultra-wide camera with 119° degree FoV, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP black and white shooter. The rear camera features a Starry Time-Lapse Video Mode, a Tilt-Shift Mode, a Tilt-Shift Time Lapse Video Mode, and Dual-View Video Mode, to name a few.

Under the hood, it has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G at the helm paired with 6/8GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage.

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The 8 Pro features a 4500mAh battery with 50W SuperDart Charge. Out of the box, it runs on realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 and features a 3.5mm headphone with a Hi-Res Audio Certification and in-display fingerprint scanner.

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The realme 8 Pro is available in Infinite Black, Infinite Blue, and Illuminating Yellow colorways. The last of three features special fluorescent materials and was announced to be offered soon.

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The realme 8 shares the same 6.4-inch Super AMOLED panel with 180Hz touch sampling rate in addition to the 16MP selfie camera as its Pro sibling.

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In the optics department, the vanilla version switches out the 108MP main camera of the Pro for a 64MP lens but retains the rest of the quad cameras.

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It is powered by a MediaTek Helio G95 chipset coupled with 4/6/8GB RAM and 128GB of expandable storage. It boasts a 5000mAh battery with 30W Dart Charge technology.

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The realme 8 comes two colors – Cyber Silver and Cyber Black.

Price and availability

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The base realme 8 memory configuration of 4/128GB is available for INR 14,999, while the 6/128GB variant is priced at INR 15,999. Meanwhile, the top-specced configuration of 8/128GB goes for INR 16,999.

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The 6/128GB variant of the realme 8 Pro is priced at INR 17,999. The 8/128GB variant, on the other hand , goes for INR 19,999.

The realme 8 series will be available to purchase starting March 25.

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