realme has unveiled its latest flagship phone, the realme GT 5 in China. The phone brings top-of-the-line specs including the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and an ultra-fast 240W charging system.
realme GT 5 Specifications
- Display: 6.74-inch 1.5K OLED, 144Hz
- Chipset: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2
- RAM & Storage: 8/12/16GB LPDDR5x RAM, 128/256/512GB UFS 4.0 storage
- Rear Camera: 50MP main + 8MP ultrawide + 2MP macro
- Front Camera: 16MP
- Battery & Charging: 4600mAh (240W), 5240mAh (150W)
- Software: realme UI 4.0 (Android 13)
- Connectivity: 5G, WiFi 7, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC
- Others: In-display fingerprint scanner, Stereo speakers, X-axis motor
Price and Availability
In China, the realme GT 5 starts at CNY 2,999 for the 8GB+128GB 150W model and CNY 32,999 for the 16GB+512GB; 150W model. The 24GB+1TB; 240W variant is priced at CNY 3,799.
realme GT 5 Price in Nepal (Expected)
|Variant||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|12GB + 256HB (150W)||रु. 60,550|
|16GB + 512GB (150W)||रु. 70,550|
|24GB + 1TB (240W)||रु. 80,550|
We expect the Nepal pricing to be slightly higher when it launches officially in the country. Stay tuned for updates on realme GT 5 Nepal availability.
Display and Design
The realme GT 5 features a 6.74-inch 1.5K resolution OLED display with 144Hz refresh rate. The panel supports up to 1400 nits’ peak brightness, 100% DCI-P3 wide color gamut, and is HDR10+ certified.
Powering the vivid visuals is the Pixel works X7 independent display chip. The phone has a glass back with a unique rippling pattern and comes in black and silver colors. realme has packed a 4600mAh battery in the slim 8.86mm body weighing just 205 grams.
Performance and Hardware
At the core of the realme GT 5 is the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform built on a 4nm process. It is coupled with up to 16GB of LPDDR5x RAM and 512GB of UFS 4.0 storage. The phone runs realme UI 4.0 based on Android 13 out of the box.
For imaging, there is a triple 50MP main + 8MP ultrawide + 2MP macro camera setup. The main camera uses a large 1-inch IMX890 sensor with OIS. Selfies are handled by a 16MP front camera.
Charging and Connectivity
The headline feature of the realme GT 5 is support for insane 240W wired charging. As per realme, it can charge the 4600mAh battery from 0 to 20% in just 80 seconds. There is also a 150W charging variant with a 5240mAh battery.
Additional features include Wi-Fi 7, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC, 5G, dual stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.
To summarize, the realme GT 5 is shaping up to be an impressive flagship phone based on its specs. The combination of Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip and 240W charging makes it future-ready. It will take on the likes of OnePlus 11 in the Nepalese market.