Realme went all out with the Realme X2 Pro their first true flagship device. Unveiled in China, the X2 Pro has all the features one would expect on a flagship phone: Snapdragon 855+ with vapor chamber cooling, up to 12GB RAM, up to 256GB UFS 3.0 storage (the 64GB version uses UFS 2.1), and a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display with 90Hz refresh rate.
Realme updated the X2 Pro’s fingerprint scanner to be more responsive—Realme claims that it can unlock the phone in 0.23 seconds. It also has a faster 50w SuperVOOC charging that can charge the phone’s 4000mAh battery to 100% in 35 minutes.
Another key highlight of the Realme X2 Pro is its quad rear camera setup: you get a 64-megapixel f/1.8 Samsung ISOCELL GW1 main camera, 13-megapixel telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom and 20x hybrid zoom, 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with 2.5cm macro mode, and 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Realme X2 Pro Specs
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ octa-core processor
- Adreno 640 GPU
- 6GB/8GB/12GB RAM
- 6.5-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Dewdrop display, 90Hz refresh rate, Gorilla Glass 5, HDR10+ and DCI-P3 Support
- 64GB of UFS 2.1 storage / 128GB/256GB of UFS 3.0 storage
- Quad rear cameras: 64-megapixel f/1.8 Samsung ISOCELL GW1 main camera; 8-megapixel f/2.25 ultra-wide-angle camera; 13-megapixel f/2.5 telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom and 20x hybrid zoom; 2-megapixel f/2.4 portrait camera; with LED flash, Dual Pixel Autofocus, EIS, Chroma Boost, 960FPS slow-motion video, Speed Shot, Nightscape 2.0, and 4K video recording
- 16-megapixel f/2.0 Sony IMX471 front camera with EIS, Nightscape 2.0
- Dual SIM
- 3G, LTE
- WiFi, Bluetooth, Dual-band GPS, A-GPS, NFC
- Fingerprint scanner, AI Face Unlock, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos, vapor chamber cooling
- 4000mAh battery with 50w SuperVOOC fast wired charging
- Android 9 Pie with ColorOS 6
The Realme X2 Pro is priced at CNY 2699(~Php 19.8k) for the 6GB/64GB model, CNY 2899(~Php 21.2k) for the 8GB/128GB model, and CNY 3299(~Php 24.1k) for the 12GB/256GB model. Prices are directly converted, not yet subjective to local tax, so they may be more expensive should Realme decides to make the X2 Pro available locally.
The top-tier variant comes in a Master Edition, which sports a frosted glass back and the signature of renowned Japanese designer Naoto Fukasawa.
The Realme X2 Pro will be available in China on October 18 and in India on December.