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8.7/10
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The Realme 5 Pro currently has an Informr score of 8.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Operating system
Android
Processor
2.3 GHz
Screen Size
6.3"
Camera
48+ MP


What the Critics Are Saying...


Smartprix

The Realme 5 Pro is a powerful package considering the price for which it retails in the market. In fact, the Realme 5 Pro is now the cheapest Snapdragon 712 phone in the country and should be a very alluring option for consumers who prioritize gaming. The versatile camera with the 48MP Sony sensor...

- Deepak Rajawat, Smartprix
Absolute Geeks

On paper, it comes very close to some of the flagship phones in the market. Except for the latest processor or the sharpest camera, it has got pretty much everything. If you’re considering getting a phone for everyday tasks, and nothing too power intensive, then this will certainly meet your expecta...

- Udit, Absolute Geeks
Stuff

It improves on its predecessor in a few key areas, notably its camera, and the more powerful CPU means smoother performance in apps and games. Oppo's custom version of Android isn't the best, though, and while an update to Android 10 is expected to land in February, it's not expected to dial back on...

- Tom Morgan, Stuff
Gadget Guy

While I have uncovered subtle differences in the design pedigree, both these are standout value. If you have $499, then the XT is it! If you have $399, then the sacrifices are minor, and the 5 Pro is it. Both have impressive cameras, SoC, ram/storage, and build. You cannot go wrong.

- Ray Shaw, Gadget Guy
TrustedReviews

The Realme 5 Pro is no great leap forward compared to its predecessor. Nonetheless, it's a very impressive budget device, with an attractive design, strong battery capacity and a speedy processor. It will likely be very difficult to find such value for money elsewhere.

- Peter Phelps, TrustedReviews


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Screen Size
6.3"

The Realme 5 Pro's screen size is 6.3 inches with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution.

Processor
2.3 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM712 Snapdragon 712 (10 nm) Octa-core 2.3 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 9.0 Pie (Update Available: 10.0) operating system (OS).

Camera
48+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 48+ megapixel camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 16+ megapixels resolution.

Storage
64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD (up to 256 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
4035mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4035 mAh battery. Realme's performance ratings are 1601 minutes, 978 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

5 Pro Specs

Overview
Release date September 30, 2019
Regions available United Kingdom
Mobile / Cellular Data
4G/LTE
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
850/900/2100 MHz
LTE:
850/900/1800/2100 /2300/2500/2600 MHz
Data:
GPRS, EDGE, HSPA+, LTE
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM Yes
Operating System Android 9.0 Pie (Update Available: 10.0)

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Processor Qualcomm SDM712 Snapdragon 712 (10 nm) Octa-core 2.3 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 4/6/8 GB
ROM Unknown
GPS Type A-GPS
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.28 W/kg
Body: 0.831 W/kg
Languages English, Chinese
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Carrying case, Data Cable
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4035 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Up to: 832 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to: 978 minutes
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Up to: 1601 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Material Plastic
Colors Crystal Green, Sparkling Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.7 x 74.2 x 0.89 cm (6.2 x 29.2 x 0.4 in)
Weight 184 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density 409 pixels
Size 6.3 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Graphics Yes
Themes Unknown
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3+, Splash resistant
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Input Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Voicemail Key No
Any Key Answer No
Voice Commands Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Yes
Auto Answer Unknown
Voice Activated Dialing Yes
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols No
Additional Email Features
Messaging SMS, MMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs aptX
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n
WiFi Encryption WEP/WPA/WPA2
Mobile Hotspot Yes
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD (up to 256 GB)
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out No
DLNA Support No
NFC No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Java Applications No
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet Unknown
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
Resolution
48+ megapixels
Multi-camera
No
Zoom
10x digital
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, HDR, gyro-EIS, 2nd camera feature (8MP, f/2.2, ultrawide), 3nd camera feature (2MP, f/2.4, dedicated macro camera), 4th camera feature (2MP, f/2.4, depth sensor), Time-Lapse
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution
16+ megapixels
Zoom
Unknown
Additional Front Camera Info
Panorama, F/2.0, HDR, AI beauty, Face unlock
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats AAC, AAC+, AMR, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC+, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WMA, WAV
Radio Yes (FM)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP, AVI, DivX, H.264 / AVC, MKV, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration Yes
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Unknown
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch Yes
Timer Yes
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Unknown
Document Viewer Yes
Weather Yes
Stocks Unknown
Maps Yes
NotePad Unknown
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable
Included Software / Apps
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