Realme 5

The Realme 5 is a budget Android device that features a 6.5-inch LCD display with HD+ resolution. The handset finds itself powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor. It comes in three versions with 3GB and 4GB RAM options as well as 32GB, 64GB and 128GB storage capacities. The phone also gets three cameras at the rear and a high-resolution front-facing camera. It comes with a large 4,500 mAh battery that also offers VOOC 3.0 charging speeds. Some of the other popular Realme mobiles include the Realme X Lite, Realme 5 Pro, and the Realme XT.

Realme 5

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Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
RAM : 3GB
Storage : 32GB
Battery : 5000 mAh battery
Camera : Quad (12MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP)
Display : 6.5 Inches (16.51 cm)
SIM : Dual, Nano-SIM
Operating System : Android v9.0 (Pie)

Realme 5 Details

The Realme 5 succeeds the Realme 3 that was launched in early 2019 in India.
Display, Camera
The Realme 5 has grown in size over its predecessor and now comes with a larger 6.53-inch display. This is considerably larger than the 6.2-inch panel that the Realme 3 came with. The display resolution remains the same as earlier 720x 1520 pixels in the 19.5:9 aspect ratio.
Like its more expensive sibling, the Realme 5 also getas a quad camera setup at the rear that includes a 12MP primary camera, an 8MP secondary ultrawide camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth sensor. The front facing camera on the handset uses a 16MP sensor mated to a fixed focus lens. Both the front and rear cameras boast of AI based image recognition capabilities as well.
Processor, RAM, Storage, and Software
While the Realme 3 came powered by a MediaTek chip, the Realme 5 has chosen to go the Qualcomm path this time around. The handset gets the new Qualcomm 665 chipset which is an updated version of the Snapdragon 660 chipset from last year. The phone will be offered in three versions, a base 3GB RAM variant with 32GB of storage, a mid-tier version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage and a top end version that gets 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The phone also gets a triple slot that can accept two SIM cards and one microSD card at the same time. The phone runs Color OS 6 which is based on an Android 9 Pie core.
Battery and Connectivity
The Realme 5 gets a large 5,000 mAh battery with support for VOOC 3.0 fast charging. Unlike the Realme 5 Pro that gets a 20W fast charger, the Realme 5 gets an 18W charger. The Realme 5 also gets an old school USB Type-C port for connectivity as opposed to the USB Type-C port on the Pro version. The phone supports VoLTE networks and also gets a rear mounted fingerprint scanner.

Realme 5 Specifications

Summary

Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Display 6.5 Inches (16.51 cm)
Storage 32GB
Rear Camera Quad (12MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP)
Battery 5000 mAh
RAM 3GB

Display

Display Type HD+
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Screen Size 6.5 Inches (16.51 cm)
Pixel Density 269 pixels per inch (ppi)
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Color Reproduction 16.7M Colors
Screen to body percentage 89%

Storage

RAM 3GB
Internal 32GB
Expandable microSD, Upto 256GB

Software

Operating System Android v9.0 (Pie)

Camera

Rear Quad (12MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP)
Selfie 13MP
Rear Camera Features Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Selfie Camera Features Rear Flash

Battery

Type Li-ion
Removable Battery No
Capacity 5000 mAh
Fast Charging No

Connectivity

GPS with A-GPS
Bluetooth v5.0
Wi-Fi Yes, with WiFi Direct, hotspot
Network 4G VoLTE, 4G
USB Micro USB
Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM Configuration Dual, Nano-SIM

Processor

Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Graphics Adreno 610
Architecture 64 bit
No of Cores 8 (Octa core)

Sensors

Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes (Rear-Mounted)
Other Sensors Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor

Sound

Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
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