To recap, the handset features a MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G chipset with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. It has a 6.5-inch FHD IPS panel with a punch hole on the upper left for the 16MP selfie camera.
At the back, there’s a 48MP main shooter supported by two 2MP sensors for depth and macro. The phone also features a 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging, a side fingerprint scanner, USB-C, and realme UI 2.0 on top of Android 11.
Price and Availability
On Smart Signature, the realme 8 5G 8GB + 128GB will be available under Plan 999. This comes with 5GB of data, Unli All-Net Texts, Unli All-Net Calls and 50 mins Calls to PLDT.
While on Globe Postpaid, it is available at Plan 999 with 5GB of data, Unli All-Net Texts, and Unli All-Net Calls or Calls to DUO and Landline. It also comes with FREE 3GB of GoWiFi, FREE KonsultaMD (Individual Subscription), and FREE GInsure (3 months COVID-19 coverage from Singlife).
realme 8 5G specs
- Display: 6.5-inch FHD+ IPS Display, 2400 x 1080, Up to 600 nits
- Processor: 2.2GHz Octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G
- GPU: ARM Mali-G57
- RAM: 8GB LPDDR4X RAM
- Storage: 128GB UFS 2.1 Storage, MicroSD Expansion Slot
- Rear Cameras: 48MP Main + 2MP Macro + 2MP B/W, Quad Cameras
- Front Camera: 16MP Selfie Camera
- Network: 5G, 4G LTE
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi Dual Band, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS
- Others: Side Fingerprint Scanner, USB-C
- OS: realme UI 2.0, Android 11
- Battery: 5,000mAh Battery, 18W Dart Charge