Cairo –October 22, 2019: realme, the fastest growing smartphone brand in Egypt, today unveiled its first quad camera smartphones in Egypt promising users outstanding performance in their respective price segments. The realme 5 and realme 5 Pro feature a main camera, an ultra-wide-angle lens, a portrait lens as well as an ultra-macro lens and are both equipped with Qualcomm Technologies’ mobile platforms.
Sharing his excitement to have launched a segment-first in Egypt, Mr. Andro Nabil PR and Marketing Manager, said, “We ‘Dare to Leap’ to disrupt the industry and are truly thrilled to revolutionize the user experience by introducing realme 5, the first quad camera phone at EGP 2k price segment and realme 5 Pro, The 1stQualcomm smartphone with 48MP quad camera in 3K EGP.We have equipped realme 5 series with the best-in-class processors, designs and camera experience to deliver an unmatched user experience.”
The Qualcomm Spectra™ ISP, coupled with Qualcomm® Hexagon™ DSP and Adreno GPU on these phones enables superior image quality and a faster image processing experience, for a brilliant camera as well as enhanced gaming experience capabilities.
He continued, “Realme have grown to reach 3.3%market share in Egypt and we are proud to announce that we have exceeded the mark of 300K active realme users in Egypt after 10 months only.”
While the realme 5 is the first Snapdragon 665 based mobile device, based on 11nm, operating at a clock speed of 2.0GHz along with enhanced gaming performance and 3rd generation Qualcomm AI Engine; the realme 5 Pro is powered by Snapdragon 712 with CPU core upgraded to 2.3 GHz, a 3rd generation AI Engine that accelerates AI computing and the powerful Qualcomm® Adreno™ 616 GPU. The realme 5 series have also been equipped with fireproof protective separation and triple precautions to guarantee battery safety.
realme 5 will be available in two new colors: Crystal Blue and Crystal Purple. realme 5 features a 6.5-inch HD+ Mini-drop Full Screen display, which gives a larger field of view, provides excellent gaming, audio and video experience. With realme 5, the company has enhanced its diamond-cut design with holographic color and reflecting texture. It packs a brand-new image experience with an AI quad camera setup – 119° ultra-wide-angle lens (8MP), main camera (12MP), portrait lens (2MP) and ultra-macro lens (2MP), as well as an AI front camera (13MP). With a massive 5000 mAh battery for enjoying extra-long entertainment experience, realme 5 runs on Android 9.0 ColorOS 6.0 operating system and will be available in 2 variants - 3+64GB priced at EGP 2,590 and 4+128GB costing at EGP 3,290 for offline market.While realme 5 (3+64GB) will be available for early bird at EGP 2,490 from 1PM, Oct 24 to 27 onJumia.
The realme 5 Pro comes in Crystal Green and Sparkling Blue, giving a power-packed performance with newly upgraded Snapdragon 712. The realme 5 Pro’s flagship quad camera setup with 119° ultra-wide-angle lens (8MP), 48MP Sony IMX586 main camera, portrait lens (2MP) and ultra-macro lens (2MP), along with a 16MP Sony IMX471 AI front Camera, provide unmatched image experience in the segment. The realme 5 Pro features a 6.3-inch FHD+ Dewdrop Full Screen, with new gradient holographic colors and reflecting textures, to achieve a richer layered visual effect. It will also come with a 20W VOOC 3.0 Fast Charge technology which will be provided in the box. The realme 5 Pro runs Android 9.0 ColorOS 6.0 operating system and will be available in 2 variants - 4+128GB priced at EGP 3,890 and 8+128GB priced at EGP 4,690 in offline market. While realme 5 Pro (4+128GB) will be available for early bird at EGP 3,790 from 1PM, Oct 29 to 31 on Souq. Starting from Oct 22nd, pre-orders of realme 5 Pro (8+128GB) through B-Tech.
In terms of software, all realme smartphones will get the new upgraded Color OS 6.0 which will have design upgrade, hotspot management function and support Google AR Core functions. The design upgrade will be given to lock screen system, home screen and notification page which will be a more spacious, and uniformed realme design language - closer to the stock Android experience. The real privacy function can help users hide apps, photos, files and other content into privacy space, protected by fingerprints. Hotspot management function will help manage the hotspot network speed and usage. All these updates will be given to all realme smartphones through an OTA.