Realme 9i 5G release date, design and features revealed

Realme launched the Realme 9i with Snapdragon 680 chipset in January,and seven months later, the company is ready to unveil its 5G variant. Realme 9i 5G willbe unveiled at an event that kicks off at 11:30am local time in India on August 18 .

Realme is promoting the 9i 5G as the “5G Rockstar” and shared a poster explaining its design and features. The smartphone will be powered by the Dimensity 810 chip and will have a triple camera setup on its back panel that showcases the Laser Light Design.

However, unlike its 4G counterpart, the Realme 9i 5G ‘s rear cameras are not housed inside a camera island, and due to its flat design they seem more protruding. The image also confirms the presence of a power button on the right side bezel of the 9i 5G, which will double as a fingerprint scanner.

Realme ‘s Madhav Sheth recently told us that the company will launch a 5G smartphone in India in the range of around $126 to $190, and it’s unclear if he’s talking about the Realme 9i. These promises could be for the 5G model or any other phone. For reference, the 9i 4G currently starts at $170 and goes up to $202.

you can expect to hear more about the Realme 9i 5G as the launch event approaches