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Realme today launched the Realme 7i Smartphone in India & here are top 4 things you need to know.
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Top 4 Things
1. Battery [8/10]
Device comes with 5000 mAh Battery which supports 18W Fast Charging support via USB Type-C port. The battery life should be great as it features,
- Bigger battery size.
- Pretty efficient 11nm fabrication of the SOC
- 4 efficient ARM-Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.8Ghz.
Battery Life Stats
1. SOT [Screen on Time]: upto 8 hrs Avg.
2. Battery Life: upto 1.5 days Avg.
Note:- 1)Battery Life Stats give you better understanding of the screen on time and battery life which you can expect in real world.
2)Battery life depends on one's usage [light / medium / heavy], task [video watching / gaming / camera] & network [WiFi / 4G / 3G].
3)Based on one's usage, task & network above SOT & Battery Life will increase / decrease respectively.
2. Performance [7.25/10]
Device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 [4+4] SOC & runs Android 10.0 with custom Realme UI Interface on top. The overall performance should be very good as it features,
- 4 Kryo 260 Gold [ARM-Cortex A73] clocked at 2.0 Ghz & 4 Kryo 260 Silver [ARM-Cortex A53] clocked at 1.8 Ghz. [Faster Performance]
- Adreno 610 GPU [Very good for Gaming].
- 11nm SOC fabrication process [Pretty Efficient].
- The display resolution is HD+ [Lower resolution = Lesser lag].
- Upto 4GB LPDDR4X RAM [Very good for Multitasking] & upto 128GB UFS 2.1 storage [Very fast read & write speeds].
3. Camera [7.2/10]
Device comes with  rear cameras with LED flash &  front camera. The overall The camera quality [image & video] should be very good in day & good in night as it features,
- 64MP main [f/1.8 Aperture, 26mm wide-angle lens, 0.8 micron pixel,1/1.73 Sensor size, PDAF, Auto HDR].
- 8MP ultrawide [f/2.3 Aperture, 16mm ultrawide-angle lens, 119 degree FOV, 1.12 micron pixel, 1/4.0 Sensor size].
- 2MP macro [f/2.4 Aperture].
- 2MP depth [f/2.4 Aperture].
- 16MP front [Sony IMX471, f/2.1 Aperture, 26mm wide-angle lens 1.0 micron pixel, 1/3.0 Sensor size, wide-angle, Auto HDR].
For videos both the rear & front cameras are capable of recording 1080p@30fps with gyro-EIS stabilization [Software based stabilization].
4. Display [6.9/10]
Device comes with 6.5 inch display which should offer quite very good quality which features,
- HD+ IPS [1600 X 720 pixels] resolution.
- 270 ppi [good sharpness].
- 480 nits brightness [pretty good outdoors].
- 20:9 aspect ratio for [cinematic viewing].
- 90Hz refresh rate with 120Hz touch sampling rate [smoother experience].
1. Features [7/10]
The device comes with very good features which include
- Important sensors [Fingerprint & Gyroscope].
- Connectivity options [Dual-Band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, USB Type-C 2.0 port, A-GPS & GLONASS, Dual Sim (dual nano SIM, dual 4G, VoLTE & VoWiFi)].
- Audio features [Single loudspeaker & 3.5mm headphone jack] it also features Hi-Res wireless audio LDAC support & Dirac sound effect sound enhancement.
2. Form Factor [7/10]
- Dimensions [164.1 x 75.5 x 8.9 mm].
- Weight [188g].
- Build [Corning gorilla glass with plastic back & frame].
3. SAR Values = Head: 1.098W/Kg [at 1g] & Body: 0.531W/Kg [at 1g].
4. Box Contents = Realme 7i [Device itself], Adapter [9V/2A], USB Type-C cable, Screen protector film, Case, Guides / Paper work, SIM tool & Warranty card.
Price, Variants, Colors & Availability
Price  = INR 11,999, INR 12,999.
Variants  = 4+64GB, 4+128GB.
Colors  = Fusion Green & Fusion Blue.
Availability = Available from 16/10/2020 via 1st sale on Flipkart = Shop Now on Flipkart
Launch Offer = 10% Instant discount on SBI Cards during Big Billion Day 2020.
Pros, Cons, Product Rating, VFM & GadgetGuruBN Rating
|+ Quite Very Good Display with 90Hz RR||- Slightly better SOC could be used|
|+ Very Good Performance||- Other cameras could be slightly better|
|+ Very Good Cameras [Especially 64MP]||- Display resolution could have been FHD+|
| + Great Battery Life
1. Product Rating = 7.36/10.
2. VFM Rating = 7.94/10.
3. GadgetGuruBN Rating = 7.65/10.
Note:- 1)Product Rating is given based on all above individual factors.
2)VFM [Value For Money] Rating is given based on device price range.
3) GadgetGuruBN Rating is combination of 1 & 2.
Q) What do i feel about Realme 7i?
A) It's a very good smartphone for [light / medium / medium-heavy] usage at a pretty great price.
Q) So what do you think of the Realme 7i?
A) Do let me know your thoughts in the comments below.
I hope you found this post helpful to get better idea of what this smartphone is about.