The recently launched Realme X, which was launched in India on Monday, will be up for grabs on Thursday for the first time in the company’s ‘Hate-to-Wait’ sale. The smartphone marks Realme’s entry into the premium segment and comes with exciting features like Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, a pop-up selfie camera, an in-display fingerprint scanner, and a decent 3,765mAh battery. Realme had announced that the phone would go on sale for the first time on July 24 through Flipkart and Realme.com but ‘true-blue fans’ will be able to buy it, starting today.
Realme X sale: Timing and how to buy
Realme announced that its Hate-to-Wait sale will begin at 8pm IST today. Both Flipkart and Realme.com are both taking registrations for notifications. The smartphone has been launched in two variants 4GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. The dedicated Flipkart page for the sale suggests that both the variants of Realme X will up for grabs during the sale. To buy the phone during the sale, you need to register on the same page.
Realme X sale: Who can buy
As mentioned above, the early sale is only for true-blue fans and other customers will only be able to purchase the device on July 24. However, no details have been provided on how the sale will take place. It is still unclear how many units will be up for grabs.
Realme X price and features
The Realme X price in India starts at Rs 16,999 for the base 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model has been priced at Rs. 19,999. The smartphone comes with a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display and is powered by the Snapdragon 710 SoC, coupled with Adreno 616 GPU. It has a dual rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 primary sensor with an f/1.7 lens and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor along with an f/2.4 lens. The phone also has a 16-megapixel pop-up selfie shooter.
The phone packs a 3,765mAh battery that supports VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 to deliver a fast charging experience. It has been launched in two colour options: Polar White and Space Blue.