Editorial Team

realme, India’s fastest-growing technology brand, today introduced its latest, cutting-edge smartphones – realme GT 2 Pro, its most premium flagship ever and realme 9, the 108MP ProLight Camera Power Performer. The brand also unveiled new fascinating products under its TechLife Ecosystem offerings – realme Buds Air 3, realme Book Prime, and realme Smart TV Stick.

Commenting on the occasion of the launch, Mr Madhav Sheth, CEO, realme India, VP, realme and President, realme International Business Group said “Our goal is to provide consumers with a variety of innovative technology products to empower them in their everyday lives. With the GT series as the flagbearer, we approached 2022 with big, new objectives to expand realme’s footprint in the customized, premium category. The overwhelming response from users for our launched GT series products has given us the confidence to invest in ground-breaking new technologies in the premium market, raising the bar on user experience. To genuinely enthrall the audience, we believe in advancements across all categories. As a result, realme 9, the newest member of the 9 series family, offers a segment-leading, powerful camera and is one of the first smartphones in the world to include the coveted Samsung ISOCELL HM6 Image Sensor, as well as sophisticated technology features to meet the needs of our users. ”

“In addition, as part of our ‘1+5+T’ strategy, we are very excited to announce that we are expanding our Techlife ecosystem offering with the launch of realme Buds Air 3, realme Book Prime, and realme Smart TV Stick. With these new product additions, we’ve reiterated our commitment to building high-performing tech lifestyles.In the upcoming months, we will continue to bring new products to expand our existing offerings and will also enter some new categories.” said, Mr. Madhav Sheth.

realme GT 2 Pro, is the most premium flagship ever by realme and it features the world’s first smartphone to come with a 2K AMOLED flat display with LTPO 2.0 technology. The PaperWhite and Paper Green rear shells create 35.5% less carbon emissions during manufacturing. It is powered by the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Platform to provide an unparalleled 5G experience across all aspects to its users. The smartphone comes with an AnTuTu score of over 1 million to provide powerful performance to users. realme GT 2 Pro also comes with the industry’s largest heat dissipation area, and a stunning triple camera system featuring the world’s first 150° Ultra-wide camera, 50MP main camera, and a 40X ultra micro-lens camera. Its Stainless Steel Vapour Cooling Max system provides 105% area enhancement and 25% higher efficiency. The smartphone also comes with 65W SuperDart Charge, 5000mAh Massive Battery, advanced Antenna Array Matrix System, and Dolby Atmos Dual Stereo Speakers, and pre-installed realme UI 3.0 based on Android 12. realme GT 2 Pro will come in three colors – Paper White, Paper Green, Steel Black, and will be available in two storage variants, priced at INR 49,999 (8GB+128GB), and INR 57,999 (12GB+256GB). The first sale for realme GT 2 Pro is scheduled on April 14 from 12 noon onwards across Flipkart.com, realme.com, and mainline channels.

realme 9 brings leading camera performance by being the 108MP Prolight Camera Power Performer. It is also one of the world’s first smartphones to come with the Samsung ISOCELL HM6 Image Sensor which provides a significantly brighter and better color reproduction to low-light photos. Its 108MP Prolight Camera features the 120° Super-wide Camera with 8MP resolution and a 4 cm macro camera with 2MP resolution. realme 9 comes with the Snapdragon 680 processor which is based on a 6nm process. The smartphone also features a 90Hz Super AMOLED Display with 10240-level Brightness Adjustment. It also features a 16MP Selfie camera to take natural and delicate skin selfies even in dark and is equipped with a 5000mAh Massive Battery, supported by 33W Dart Charge technology. realme 9 features the Ripple Holographic Design inspired by the light from the desert which gives the 3D effect of light changing. It also features an in-display fingerprint sensor with heart rate detection, and Dynamic RAM expansion technology (DRE), which can add up to 5GB to the existing RAM, is 7.99mm Slim, and weighs only 178g. The smartphone comes with pre-installed realme UI 3.0 based on Android 12 and will be available in two storage variants and three colors- Stargaze White, Meteor Black, and Sunburst Gold and will be priced at INR 17,999 (6GB+128GB), and INR 18,999 (8GB+128GB). The first sale for realme 9 is scheduled for 12 April at 12 noon on Flipkart.com, realme.com, and mainline channels.

realme Buds Air 3, is the industry’s first TWS headphones with TÜV Rheinland’s high-performance certification. It offers an industry-leading 42dB Active Noise Cancellation, enabling users to enjoy their music without being interrupted. Featuring an airy design and curvy aesthetics, the realme Buds Air 3 is equipped with a 10mm large driver made by the new liquid crystal polymer composite that can provide deeper bass and rich sound. It also comes with an upgraded Game Mode with latency as low as 88ms, ensuring that users do not face image and sound syncing issues while playing their favorite games. Powered by a 546mAh battery, the realme Buds Air 3 can offer upto 30 hours of playback. Thanks to the fast charge support on the TWS, you can listen upto 100 minutes of music in normal mode on just a 10-minute charge. The newest addition to the realme hearables portfolio is also the only TWS in the segment to come with a Customized Auto Tuning feature. The realme Buds Air 3, priced at INR 3999, will be available in two colors – Starry Blue and Galaxy White, and will go on sale on April 7, 2022, 2PM onwards at realme.com, Flipkart, and mainline channels.

realme Book Prime, features a 2K Full Vision Display packed in a 14.9mm sleek and light-weight body. Its 14-inch screen offers a 3:2 screen ratio, compared to the traditional 16:10 or 16:9 screens, and 90% screen-to-body ratio, thereby enhancing the viewing and reading experience of the user. It is powered by the latest 11th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 11320H Processor, taking the performance one notch higher than the previous generation. To ensure top-level performance at all times, the realme Book Prime comes with a dual-fan storm cooling system. Featuring a 54Wh large battery, the laptop can continuously play locally stored 1080p videos for up to 11 hours, and is capable of charging up to 50% in only 30 minutes with the 65W Super-Fast Charge technology. The realme Book Prime also features PC Connect, which can cross-connect Windows and Android systems, Thunderbolt 4 Port and High-speed Wi-Fi 6 for seamless connectivity. The realme Book Prime will be available in three colors – real Green, real Grey and real Blue and will be available in 16GB+512GB storage. The first sale for realme Book Prime is scheduled for 13 April, 12 noon onwards at realme.com and Flipkart.

The realme Smart TV Stick is the second TV stick from realme, and will come with Full HD screen resolution support along with support for 60FPS content and HDR10+. The new realme Smart TV Stick will come with 1GB of RAM, a quad-core ARM Cortex A35 processor, along with 8GB of storage and will be based on Android TV which is based on Android 11. The realme Smart TV Stick will support all the streaming apps and will offer access to Google Play services. Users can get their hands on the all-new realme Smart TV Stick on 13 April, 12 noon onwards at realme.com, Flipkart and mainline channels.

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Key highlights: realme GT 2 Pro

Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Platform: realme GT 2 Pro is one of the first smartphones that comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 5G processor, which adopts the new Armv9 architecture and 4mn technology. Its 7th Generation AI engine is 4x faster than its predecessor and comes with an AnTuTu score of over 1 million to provide a comprehensive and powerful performance experience. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 platform, thus, brings 20% faster CPU performance and 30% better GPU performance.

Display: realme GT 2 Pro uses the world’s first 2K AMOLED flat display with LTPO 2.0 technology.  It supports a 120Hz screen refresh rate and a 1000Hz turbocharge touch sampling rate. It also has a 100% P3 color gamut and 525 ppi to ensure outstanding image quality. Along with 1400 nits of maximum brightness, 10240 brightness levels, 6.7 inch screen size and 10-bit color display, it brings greater sharpness and accuracy. The realme GT 2 Pro  gets protected by Victus Gorilla Glass which has twice the scratch resistance of Gorilla Glass 6.

Bio-Based Master Design: realme GT 2 Pro comes with the industry’s first bio-based polymer design in collaboration with Naoto Fukasawa. realme GT 2 Pro is the first smartphone brand in the industry that comes with TCO certification which demonstrates that the smartphone has passed a rigorous evaluation of safety, user-friendly performance, environmental sustainability performance, and corporate social responsibility.

Camera: realme GT 2 Pro is equipped with a triple-camera featuring the world’s only 150°ultra-wide camera, with 50MP resolution and the world’s first fish-eye mode, powered by Samsung ISOCELL JN1 Sensor. realme GT 2 Pro has the world’s first fish-eye mode which helps users to capture hemispherical images. The smartphone comprises a 40X ultra micro-lens, and a 50MP primary camera with an IMX766 flagship sensor with OIS and EIS technologies.

Stainless Steel Vapor Cooling Max System: The smartphone is equipped with a stainless steel vapor chamber with an area of up to 4129mm², which is 26% larger than its predecessor. At 36,761mm², it has the largest cooling surface of any smartphone. In addition, the nine-layer cooling system is made of Diamond Thermal Gel which is 50-60% better than standard thermal paste at dissipating heat. This significantly reduces the temperature and keeps the phone in a high-performance state with 25% higher efficiency..

5000mAh battery + 65W SuperDart: realme GT 2 Pro features a 5000mAh battery and a 65W low-voltage high current flash charging, which can charge the smartphone fully in just 33 minutes.

Key highlights: realme 9

Highlights of Samsung ISOCELL HM6 Image Sensor

108MP ProLight Camera: realme 9 boasts an advanced 108MP Triple Camera system, comprises a powerful 108MP Main Camera powered by a Samsung ISOCELL HM6 image sensor, a super-wide lens and a macro lens.

Nonapixel Plus Technology: It is a brand-new technology of 9-in-1. Unlike the traditional 3-average technology of HM2, this technology truly combines 9 pixels into one. As a result, it has greatly improved the low-dark light sensitivity and noise control capability—excellent performance for night shots. Due to the algorithm support of smart ISO, the maximum brightness of HM6 improved 1.6 times in the dark environment. Up to 9 times more precise auto-focusing which empowers users to easily take clear and great photos. The realme 9 also comes with 3x in-sensor zoom to take photos no lesser than those taken with 3X optical zoom. With a merging algorithm to create a beautiful zoomed-in shot, one can get closer to the details and compose the photo the way they want it. The realme 9 features the street photography mode 2.0’s Peak & Zoom and 90’s Pop Filter.

90Hz Super AMOLED Display: realme 9 contains a 90Hz Super AMOLED Display with a 90Hz refresh rate for a comfortable viewing experience. In addition, the 360Hz touch sample rate makes the gaming experience feel very smoothThe realme 9 provides a superior visual experience with its 6.4-inch display and excellent 90.8% screen-to-body ratio along with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Snapdragon 680 Processor: realme 9 comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor, which mixes highly capable Cortex-A73 & Cortex-A53 in its Octa-core CPU, clocking up to 2.4GHz speed. The Snapdragon 680 processor uses the advanced 6nm production process which guarantees upto 20% better power efficiency compared to 11nm process technology. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor brings the powerful Adreno 610 GPU.  With an AnTuTu score of 285,893, 5000mAh battery + 33W SuperDart:With a powerful 33W dart charge, faster charging is possible with high-voltage & low-current charging technology, which can charge the massive 5000mAh battery to 100% in just 75 minutes and 50% in just 31 mins.

Key highlights: realme Buds Air 3

42dB Active Noise Cancellation

The realme Buds Air 3 offers an industry-leading 42dB Active Noise Cancellation to ensure that users can enjoy an uninterrupted listening experience. The TWS provides the best ANC in the segment, blocking out noises as loud as the rumble of an airplane or those of home appliances.

The First High-Performance Noise Cancellation Certification by TÜV Rheinland

realme Buds Air 3 is the industry’s first TWS headphones to obtain TÜV Rheinland’s high-performance certification, one of the highest certifications standards. TÜV Rheinland certification provides guaranteed noise reduction performance through a rigorous and complex testing process that examines the headphones’ all-round noise reduction capabilities and conducts simulation tests for more than 10 actual user scenarios.

Trendy, airy design

As a brand, realme focuses on the design of its products as much as it focuses on technology. With the realme Buds Air 3, realme has introduced a new design language. The TWS sports an airy design and curvy aesthetics, fitting perfectly with our users’ style. The top of the earbuds is built with transparent material, and the back has a plated finish. The combination of the curved shape and the color of the plating gives the earbuds a gem-like sheen that perfectly reflects light and shadows.

Mega-battery

Featuring a 546mAh battery, the realme Buds Air 3 offers up to 30 hours of total playback, keeping up with the requirements of our users who are always on the go. Supported by a fast charge, the TWS takes only one hour to charge up to 100% and can play music for 100 minutes in normal mode on a 10-minute charge.

High-performing TWS with Customized Auto Tuning

realme Buds Air 3 features Customized Auto Tuning allowing users with hearing sensitivity to customize the exclusive sound compensation scheme, ensuring the best listening experience.

88ms Super Low Latency

With the realme Buds Air 3, we have upgraded our Game Mode with latency as low as 88ms, ensuring that our users do not face any lags between sound and picture during their gaming experience.

AI Dual Mic Noise Cancellation for Calls

The dual microphones on the realme Buds Air 3 form a powerful noise reduction system supported by the AI ENC noise-canceling algorithm, which significantly reduces surrounding noise smartly during a call, allowing the other person to hear more clearly and have a more engaging conversation.

Transparency Mode

realme understands the exact requirements of its users and has therefore equipped the realme Buds Air 3 with a transparency mode.

Intelligent Touch Controls

While bringing in new products, realme ensures that the product comes with the best of technology. With the realme Buds Air 3, users can make full use of intelligent touch controls. Users can also customize these controls using the realme Link app.

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