Realme has launched the new Realme 9i 5G budget phone in India, as planned. This is yet another Realme 9 series member and the 5G companion to the existing Realme 9i. In addition, the brand has manufactured the Realme Buds T100.
Realme 9i 5G: Details
The Realme 9i features a Laser Light Design that is evocative of old CDs. It resembles the iPhone 13 Pro in that it has flat sides and three back cameras positioned in an asymmetrical triangle. Rocking Black and Metallica Gold are the two available colours.
A 6.6-inch Full HD+ screen with a waterdrop notch graces the front. It has a refresh rate of 90Hz, a touch sampling rate of 180Hz, and a maximum brightness of 400 nits. The Realme 9 5G is likewise powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor. It has up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage capacity. Both choices have extendable storage (up to 1TB) as well as Dynamic RAM Extension (up to 5GB).
There’s a 50MP primary camera, a portrait camera, and a macro camera on board. The phone also has an 8MP selfie camera. Users may use camera functions such as Night mode, Street Photography 2.0, Portrait mode, HDR, and Beauty mode, among others.
The Realme 9i 5G is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging capabilities. It is powered by Android 12 and runs Realme UI 3.0. A fingerprint sensor on the side, a USB Type-C connector, and a 3.5mm audio jack are also included. It also supports the 5G NSA/SA bands (SA: n1/n5/n8/n28A/n41/n78, NSA: n41/n77/n7).
Realme Buds T100 Specifications and Features
The Realme Buds T100 is a new low-cost TWS with a lightweight in-ear design. For improved bass output, the earbuds feature 10mm Dynamic Bass Drivers and titanium-plated composite dome diaphragms.
The Buds T100 also offers AI ENC support for calls and a Loudness Enhancer for greater volume intensity. This is enabled through the Realme Link app, which also supports a variety of sound effects. According to the manufacturer, the earphones have a total playback time of 28 hours. They feature quick charging and can deliver up to 120 minutes of audio playback after only 10 minutes of charging. There is support for 88ms low latency in Game mode, Bluetooth version 5.3, Google’s Fast Pair, and IPX5 water resistance.
The Realme Buds T100 also has touch controls (double-tap for play/pause, triple-tap for track skipping, and long-press for volume adjustment). There are four colour variations available: Rockin’ Red, Pop White, Jazz Blue, and Punk Black.
Price and Offers
The Realme 9i 5G is another low-cost 5G phone in India, priced around Rs 20,000 and competing with the Poco M4 5G, Redmi Note 11T 5G, and others. Here’s a breakdown of its costs.
- Rs 14,999 for 4GB+64GB
- Rs 16,999 for 6GB+128GB
When the phone becomes available for purchase on August 24 via Flipkart, Realme’s website, and prominent retail outlets, interested purchasers will receive an immediate discount of Rs 1,000 (ICICI Bank cards for the 4GB+64GB model and HDFCV Bank cards for the 6GB+128GB model).
The Realme Buds T100, on the other hand, costs Rs 1,499 and will be available beginning August 24.