Realme 5s Has Been Announced; See the Price and Other Details

The Realme 5s is an upgrade to the original version, as it comes with a new sensor for the main camera at the rear panel – the 48MP Samsung GM1. This is a big upgrade from the smallish 12MP sensor of the Realme 5. The other cameras remain the same – 8MP ultrawide, 2MP macro, and 2MP depth sensor. This has the same camera configuration as the Realme 5 Pr0. Check out the full specification and price of the Realme 5s.

Realme 5s Has Been Announced; See the Price and Other Details

Realme 5s Features

The Realme 5s also comes in a new colour – Crystal Red, which now join the Blue and Purple versions. Also, the base memory options has been abandoned, meaning that the 5s starts at 4GB RAM and 64GB storage (with a 128GB option).

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The rest specs of the phone remains unchanged from that of the standard variant. It maintains the same 6.5 inch screen (720p+), a Snapdragon 665 chipset, and a 5000mAh battery too.

Realme 5s Price and Release Date

The first sale of the 5s will take place on November 29 at 12 noon on Flipkart and on It will costs INR9,999 ($139) for its base 4GB/64GB version and INR10,999 ($153) for the 4GB/128GB variant. The phone will eventually make it to brick and mortar stores too, but we got no date for that.

Realme 5s Specification


Technology   GSM / HSPA / LTE

2G bands       GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2

3G bands       HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100

4G bands       LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Speed            HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) 450/50 Mbps


Announced   2019, November

Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, November 25


Dimensions  164.4 x 75.6 x 9.3 mm (6.47 x 2.98 x 0.37 in)

Weight           198 g (6.98 oz)

SIM     Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

            Splash resistant


Type   IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size    6.5 inches, 102.8 cm2 (~82.7% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution    720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)

Protection      Corning Gorilla Glass 3+


OS      Android 9.0 (Pie); ColorOS 6

Chipset          Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm)

CPU   Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)

GPU   Adreno 610


Card slot        microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Internal          64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM


Quad  48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera)

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor

Features        LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video  2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS


Single            13 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3″, 1.12µm

Features        HDR, panorama

Video  1080p@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes

3.5mm jack    Yes


WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth       5.0, A2DP, LE


Radio FM radio

USB    microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go


Sensors         Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery

Charging       Battery charging 10W


Colors            Crystal Purple, Crystal Blue, Crystal Red

Price   About 130 EUR

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