15 October 2020, Singapore: The world’s fastest-growing smartphone brand realme today announced the launch of the X50 series, made up of the X50 5G and X50 Pro 5G, in Singapore. This marks the brand’s first 5G offering in Singapore and is part of the brand’s commitment to its position as a tech populariser.
realme X50Pro 5G, the brand’s first 5G flagship smartphone, is one of the first in the world to be powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G processor, supporting Dual-Mode 5G networks.
Featuring a powerful 4-camera set up, the phone boasts a 64MP Hawk Eye AI quad-camera, 32MP ultra wide-angle In-Display dual selfie camera, 90Hz refresh rate Super AMOLED display and 65W SuperDart Flash Charge, going from 0% to 100% in just 35 minutes, making it a competitive 5G flagship offering that delivers excellent performance.
On the other hand, realme X50 5G boasts powerful features including a 120Hz dual camera screen, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 765G processor, and 30W Dart Charge which sees the phone go from 0% to 100% in under 57 minutes.
Mr. Gavin Huang, Sales Director, realme Singapore said, “realme has always been committed to our role as a populariser of technology. This means being able to deliver the latest innovation in offerings that deliver only the best performance. 5G is the future of technology and we believe that with our X50 series, we will continue to make innovation accessible, bringing flagship features to everyone at affordable pricing.”
Delivering a competitive 5G flagship experience with realme X50 Pro 5G
realme X50 Pro 5G is realme’s first flagship 5G offering and among the first to be powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G processor and comes shipped with 5D Stereoscopic Ice Cooling Pro technology composed of heat dissipation materials such as a VC liquid cooling copper chamber, 3D graphite sheets of multiple layers and thermal silicon pads to optimise the smartphone’s performance.
realme X50 Pro 5G comes with a 4200mAh dual-cell battery, the first-ever used with the new 65W SuperDart Flash Charge which takes the phone from 0% to 100% in just 35 minutes. At the same time, the phone can be charged while the screen is on and being used for greater convenience.
The phone comes with an ultra-large 6.44-inch Samsung Super AMOLED display with up to 92% screento-body ratio. It also supports HDR10+, the 100% DCI-P3 color gamut and sunlight display, reaching a maximum brightness of 1000nits and peak contrast ratio of 2000000:1. Meanwhile, the brand new E3 luminescent material reduces blue light by 37.5% and power consumption by 5%.
Its 90Hz refresh rate display increases frame rates by 50% compared to ordinary smartphone displays while its 180Hz sampling rate which improves the touchscreen sensitivity and smoothness when playing games. With SuperAMOLED display, the phone boasts in-display fingerprint recognition function, adapts the Goodix’s new generation of fingerprint unlocking model, and only requires an average of 0.27s to unlock the phone.
64MP Ultra-wide-angle Hawk Eye Quad Camera on the Rear and Dual Camera on the Front,with Tech Trendsetters’ Lifestyle Upgraded
realme X50 Pro 5G features the 64MP Hawk Eye quad camera set-up on the rear. The 64 MP main lens has f/1.8 large aperture capturing an extreme clear world and can use Tetracell 4-in-1 pixel technology to combine four adjacent pixels into a single 1.6μm ultra large pixel, along with the brand new upgrade of Nightscape 3.0 supporting tripod mode. At the same time, as the “Ultra Nightscape Mode” allows users to take wonderful photos even with 1Lux of light.
The 8MP ultra-wide-angle/ultra-macro lens has 1.4μm ultra large pixel; the 119° ultra-wide-angle antidistortion lens captures magnificent views easily and the 3cm super macro lens delivers amazing ultraclose-range pictures. The 12MP zoom lens can enable a maximize 20x hybrid zoom. The color filtering system captures lights and shadows that improves the effects of your portraits by displaying a more vibrant range of textures.
realme X50 5G, a speed pioneer with 120Hz Ultra Smooth Display
Powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 765G, X50 5G is designed to become the first 5G smartphone for everyone, covering the 12 main frequency bands. At the same time, the phone supports dual SIM, and currently works on a dual 4G network. This will be upgraded to support both 4G and 5G networks at a later date via an OTA update to provide a more stable user experience. Additionally, Dual Wi-Fi Network
Acceleration and Dual Channel Acceleration create a faster, more stable network by connecting to two Wi-Fi networks at the same time to reduce latency.
Thanks to its 6.57” screen that boasts a 90.4% screen-to-body ratio and 120Hz Ultra Smooth Display, users can enjoy a 100% higher refresh rate when compared to a conventional 60Hz display, delivering a seamless and smoother visual experience with each swipe of the screen.
Meanwhile, its 16MP Dual-In Display front camera and 48MP wide-angle quad-camera supports 4K video shooting and comes with a super video stabilisation function. Coupled with both Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res certifications, the phone is set to deliver a holistic user experience.
The phone also features the brand new 30W Dart Flash Charge and supports being charged while the screen is on, going from 0% to 70% within 30 minutes, and to 100% in under 57 minutes.
With two colours inspired by fairy tales, the realme X50 5G comes in Ice Silver and Jungle Screen to remind users of the joy of playing in winter and summer.
realme products win at top international design awards
Several of realme’s products have recently won at top international design awards.
Among them, the realme X50 5G Master Edition has gained the Award of Good Design Australia, while its first 5G flagship, the realme X50 Pro 5G has been acknowledged by the Good Design Award 2020 and the
Golden Pin Design Award. Meanwhile, realme X Master Edition has won the Winner of German Design Award and the Award of Good Design Australia while the realme X2 Pro Master Edition has won the Red Dot Design Award, the Good Design Award 2020, the Award of Good Design Australia.
Moving forward, realme will continue its “Dare to Leap” brand spirit, driving positivity in the product design field to deliver trendsetting designs to users worldwide.
Pricing and Availability
- The realme X50 Pro 5G will be available in Rust Red and Moss Green with 12GB RAM and 256GB ROM, priced at S$999, and will be available for pre-order from 15th to 30th October 2020 exclusively on Shopee, and comes with a pre-order gifts of a realme Watch, realme Buds Q, and a realme Powerbank (worth S$287).
- realme X50 Pro 5G will be sold island wide from 31st Oct at Singtel, Starhub and realme’s official online flagship store on Lazada and Shopee.
- The realme X50 5G comes in Jungle Green and Ice Silver with 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM, priced at $599 and will be available at Singtel, Starhub and realme’s official online flagship store on Lazada and Shopee from 31st
 The realme OTA update will be rolled out in Singapore later date.