Realme 8i is the India’s first phone which comes with Helio G98 Processor, it is the 5th smartphone in Realme 8 Series. If this Smartphone can be compared with its previous edition Realme 7i, then this phone is a big upgrade. Friends this phone does bot supports 5G band connectivity. Dual 4G Connectivity is present in the smartphone which is strange in these period of time. This is good buy in range of under 14000. But no 5G band is big disappointment.
Body (Ports & Buttons)
Realme 8i, back side of the phone is shinny, can be considered as fingerprint magnet , it is plastic back. This smartphone is on slighter heavier side, due to its big battery of 600mAh, it weighs around 196g. But is lightest 600mAh battery phone. In hand feel is OK. Bottom side of the phone has speaker grills, USB C-type charging port, Micro phone & 3.5mm Jack. On the left side it has volume rocker above which it has sim card tray, On top it does not have Noise cancellation microphone. Right side of the phone contains Power ON /OFF Button which is a finger print sensor as well. SIM card tray in Realme 8i is dedicated type.
This Smart Phone comes up with 6.6inch FHD+ display with refresh rate 120Hz . In this price range display is of good quality. Screen to body ratio is around 90.8 %. Brightness is up to 600 nits.
Realme 8i smartphone comes with Helio G96 Processor, successor of G95. 5GB Virtual RAM cane added in this smartphone . it has storage type of UFS 2.1 and RAM type is LPDDR4X. Realme 8i comes with variant 6GB-64GB and 6GB -128GB . Antutu score is around 3.5lacks. No problems while playing games
Main camera setup of this phone comes with triple camera setup 50 MP: f/1.8, 2 MP : f/2.4, 2 MP : f/2.4, 2MP : f/2.4 .One can shoot video in [email protected] Front Camera comes up with punch hole 16 MP: f/2.1, (wide) , camera recording with [email protected] Camera performance is not upto the mark.
Realme 8i phone comes up with Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable batter with a fast charger of 18Watts, This phone is less battery efficient because it is fabricated in 12Nm Processor
If you are purchasing to use smart phone only for 2~3 years then its good , because does not have 5G bands. It supports Duel 4G Volte , WIFI Calling , Bluetooth 5.0 and Duel band WIFI. SAR valuw is within limits. Multimedia experience of this smartphone is quite good.It has mono speakers down firing.
Realme 8i is one best phone for gaming under its price range. Phone is equipped with Realme UI 2.0 Operating system with Andriod 11 suppport.. This phone is launched in September but you get August month security patch. This smartphone also support Virtual RAM extension upto 1GB to 2GB.
Widevine L1 support enables HD streaming ,it has cam2api, so google cam can be used .
IPS LCD, 120Hz, 600 nits (peak)
1080 x 2412 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~400 ppi density)
Mediatek Helio G96 (12 nm)
Octa-core (2x2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6xX.X GHz Cortex-A55)
64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM
Rear camera (Triple)
50 MP, f/1.8
2 MP, f/2.4
2 MP, f/2.4