Realme GT, Realme’s Snapdragon 888-equipped flagship phone, is coming to Europe and will sell for 549 euros (about $670) for a model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, according to the company’s website. The price makes it one of the cheapest Snapdragon 888 devices available today, if not the cheapest. Xiaomi’s worthy Mi 11 starts at €749 (~$910) for the 8GB/128GB model for comparison.
Realme says the GT will ship to Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Portugal, although the device is currently not available for physical order. It is not yet clear what other European markets will be available at launch.
Realme announced the Chinese version of the GT in March, starting at 2,799 yuan for the 8GB/128GB version, or about $440 at current exchange rates. Madhav Sheth, CEO of Realme’s India and Europe business, confirmed last week that the GT will launch globally. which is the flagship model that focuses on performance in June and the camera-focused flagship model in July
GT Series will be part of realme’s new flagship that focuses on high performance and looks respectively. This will not only help us achieve technological advancement. but also makes us a market leader.
— Madhav Max 5G (@MadhavSheth1) June 3, 2021
It’s not clear how these models will differ in Europe in terms of specs, but the Chinese version of the GT has a 64-megapixel main camera with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro sensor, so there’s room for it. definitely improve On the camera’s flagship Elsewhere, the GT features a 6.43-inch 120Hz OLED display, up to 12GB of RAM, and a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging.
Realme started out as Oppo’s sub-brand focusing on the Indian market. But it quickly became an important force in itself. And now it’s focusing on capturing Europe with more premium devices. The GT launch follows last year’s €499 Superzoom X3, which has a Snapdragon 855+ and a telephoto periscope lens.