The RealMe 8 India Launch It tells us everything about the phone including its price and specifications in India. It competes with likes Redmi Note 10 Pro, Launched last month for a similar price. RealMe and Xiaomi have been at loggerheads since the former entered the Indian market as an affordable smartphone provider. The real decision to recycle hardware between devices has worked so far, but will Realme8 Stand against Redmi Note 10 Pro? Let’s see how the RealMe 8 price, specifications and features in India turn against the Redmi Note 10 Pro.
Also read: RealMe 8 Review
Realme 8 vs Redmi Note 10 Pro: Prices in India
|Model||Variant||Price in India|
|Realme8||4GB + 128GB||14,999|
|6GB + 128GB||Rs.15,999|
|8GB + 128GB||Rs.16,999|
|Redmi Note 10 Pro||6GB + 64GB||Rs.15,999|
|6GB + 128GB||Rs.16,999|
|8GB + 128GB||Rs.18,999|
In India, the RealMe 8 starts at Rs 14,999 for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage. The other two variants of the phone also come with 128GB of storage, while the feature features 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM and are priced at Rs 15,999 and Rs 16,999 respectively.
As for the Redmi Note 10 Pro prices in India, you can get the entry level option with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage for Rs 15,999. You can also go for the 6GB + 128GB variant priced at Rs 16,999 or the 8GB + 128GB configuration at Rs 18,999.
Getting your hands on any device can be a daunting task, as they are only available through flash sales. It is very common for a device to sell in minutes, if not seconds, when it goes on sale. Also, there are no signs of a Redmi Note 10 Pro base variant, Xiaomi has chosen to sell only the 6GB + 128GB version everywhere.
RealMe 8 vs Redmi Note 10 Pro: Specifications
Although the two phones come with almost identical specifications, the RealMe 8 loses due to its MediaTek Helio G95 chipset. While this is an effective piece of hardware on its own, it drops on board against the Redmi Note 10 Pro’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G, though not quite. This is due to the slightly higher clock speed (2.3GHz) of the Snapdragon 732G dual cryo gold cores. In contrast, the Helio G95 uses two ARM Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.0GHz. However, the capacity of the MediaTek Helio G95 is more clocked at the Cortex-A55 cores (2.0GHz vs 1.8GHz) so it can do better on some low-power tasks. Furthermore, the Adreno 618 GPU of the Snapdragon 732G is also faster than the ARM Mali-G76 MC4 of the Helio G95. Qualcomm chipsets also come with some bonus features like support for OptX and likes.
The Redmi Note 10 Pro is the clear winner here because its large 6.7-inch AMOLED screen is clocked at 120Hz. It is HDR10 certified and has a maximum brightness of 1,200 nits. However Realme8 It also has a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen with a maximum brightness of less than 1,000 nits. Furthermore, its refresh rate is significantly lower at 60Hz. HDR10 is also not supported.
The Redmi Note 10 Pro and RealM8 come with the same camera configuration. If the previous one, however, a A little A good piece of hardware. Both phones have a primary 64MP sensor and an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor. The Redmi Note 10 Pro uses a 5MP macro lens instead of the 2MP sensor in the RealM8. Finally, both smartphones have a 16MP selfie camera. It’s hard to tell which camera is better. All of these override the software optimizations provided by RealmeUI and MIUI 12.
Battery, software and other features
Both the RealMe 8 and Redmi Note 10 Pro pack a 5,000 mAh battery. However, the Redmi Note 10 Pro supports 33W fast charging, while the Real 10 reduces it to 30W. The extra 3W means less in real world performance. Similarly, both phones run Android 11 out of the box, which is customized with the company’s internal Android forks. While both phones, such as dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.1, have similar wireless connectivity features, the Redmi Note 10 Pro comes with a handy (and often overlooked) IR blaster. It can be used with the Mi Remote app to control home appliances like TVs, AC.
RealMe 8 vs Redmi Note 10 Pro: Conclusion
Given its shortcomings compared to the Redmi Note 10 Pro, it is very difficult to recommend the RealMe 8. However, the RealMe 8 has a display fingerprint sensor compared to the side-mounted alternative of the Redmi Note 10. But this is almost not enough to bridge the wide gap between the two phones.