realme V5 5G officially announced

It's the most affordable 5G phone to date

realme’s newest smartphone may be officially the cheapest 5G-equipped phone to date, and it’s called the realme V5 5G.

The phone sports a quad-rear camera layout, 5000mAh capacity, and 30-watt fast charging. it’s also the first realme phone to sport MediaTek’s new ultra-small 7nm Dimensity chipssets.

realme V5 5G specs:

  • 6.5-inch FHD IPS display, 1080 x 2400
    90Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass
  • 2.0GHz octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 720 5G
    Arm Mali-G57 MC3 GPU
  • 6GB or 8GB RAM
  • 128GB internal storage, with microSD card slot
  • Quad rear cameras with LED Flash:
    48MP f/1.8 25mm wide
    8MP f/2.3 119˚ ultrawide
    2MP f/2.4 macro
    2MP f/2.4 depth
  • 16MP f/2.1 selfie camera
  • 5G, Dual SIM (nano)
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
  • USB Type-C, side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Realme UI 1.0 (Android 10)
  • 5000mAh battery
    30w fast charging
  • Colors: Blue, Silver, Mint

The brand has launched the realme V5 in China, where it will retail for CNY 1,499 (~PHP 10,600) for the 6GB RAM variant, while the 8GB RAM model will go for CNY 1,899 (~PHP 13,400). Both variants will be available starting August 6.

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