September 8, 2020
Realme X7 Specs and Price
Realme X7 is the company’s continuous expansion of its smartphone. It should be noted that this smartphone is different from the Realme 7 series launched weeks ago.
It is slightly cheaper and underpowered device compared to it premium variant, the Realme X7 Pro and it’s built for enthusiast whose budget falls within the 200 dollar range.
To cut the chase, it is a 5G smartphone that offers solid mid-range hardwares at an affordable price.
Design and Display
Realme opted for a more conservative design, no much glossy or catchy design with design cues taken from Realme 7 range.
The rear panel was so smooth with just a camera block stuffed with four cameras and an LED flash in it and the brand name on the bottom left indicating it’s a Realme smartphone.
A swipe at the chassis of the Realme X7, we discover a square camera module housing four cameras on the rear, also on the rear is the Realme branding, which indicates its a Realme smartphone.
The smartphone presents a 6.4-inch display laced with a small punch hole cut on the top left corner. The display parades a 90Hz Full HD+ AMOLED panel with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 Pixels and 411 PPI screen density.
The display flaunts an in-display fingerprint sensor covered by a corning gorilla glass protection while the body measures 160.9 x 74.4 x 8.1 mm in dimensions weighing 175 grams.
Enthusiast can choose from three colourways which are Blue, White and Rainbow.
The optics spec sheet is very similar to the Realme X7 Pro with same rear and front camera setup.
The quad-camera array stacked on the module rear comprises of a 64MP Sony IMX 686 primary camera, acquiring the norm in the Realme mid-range series, Realme 7 Pro.
Accompanying the main snapper is an 8MP ultrawide camera locking horns with a 2MP Macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and lastly a 2MP depth camera with an aperture of f/2.4.
Enthusiasts can record 1080p videos at 30/60/120fps as well as 4k video recording at 30fps.
Selfies got a pretty 32MP front snapper with an aperture of f/2.5. Aside from selfie shots the camera can record videos at 1080p@30/120fps.
Hardware and Software
Performance are manned by rece a mid-range Octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G chipset which was announced recently coupled with a mali-G57 graphics processing unit.
The Realme UI software runs on the Android 10 skin.
Facilitating the performance here is a 6GB or 8GB of RAM options joined by 128GB of internal storage across the board even though it doesn’t offer external storage slot.
The Realme X7 is a dual nano SIM 5G enable device features Bluetooth 5.1, Superlinear speaker, dual-band Wifi, Hi-Res audio, USB Type-C port and dual-band Wifi.
The battery spec takes after the Realme 7 Pro offering a 4300mAh non-removable battery with 65W fast charging support which promises a 100% charge in less than 35 minutes.
Realme X7 Price and Availability
The Realme X7 officially went on sale today, September 8 and the price starts around $265 for the base 6GB / 128GB, which approximate to 102,000 Nigerian Naira, 28,731 KSH in Kenya, and 1,536 GHC in Ghana.