At the beginning of last year, we barely had any 5G sartphone with a price tag below $700. Today, we are seeing more 5G smartphones for below $200. Realme just released its new mid-range 5G smartphone and its starting price is only 1199 yuan ($185). The Realme V11 5G comes with a large 5000 mAh large battery but it is only 8.4mm thin and quite light too.
This smartphone comes with a 6.5-inch waterdrop screen and weighs only 186 g. This is lighter than many 5G smartphones in the market. With a 3D natural streamlined back design, it has an excellent light and thin feel. The Realme V11 5G is also available in two colours – Vibrant Blue and Quiet Gray.
Under the hood, this smartphone uses Mediatek Dimensity 700 5G chip. This chip uses the 7nm manufacturing process technology. The chip uses an eight-core design with a maximum frequency of 2.2GHz. The Realme V11 comes with 4GB and 6GB of RAM. However, all the models use 128GB of internal storage. Furthermore, this storage space is expandable up to 1TB using a memory card. In addition, the company claims that this phone supports DRE dynamic memory expansion technology. This means that a 6GB RAM memory space can achieve an 8GB RAM user experience.
In the camera department, the Realme V11 5G comes with a 13MP + 2MP ultra-clear dual rear cameras. It offers a variety of practical functions such as super night scenes and AI ID photos. On the front, this smartphone comes with an 8MP selfie shooter. Looking at the battery, it uses a 5000 mAh large battery that supports 18W charging.
While the 4GB + 128GB version costs 1199 yuan ($185), the 6GB + 128GB version sells for 1399 yuan ($216). This device is currently on sale at Realme’s official online store and other major e-commerce outlets.
Realme V11 5G specifications
- 6.52-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 LCD mini-drop display
- Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 700 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU
- 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
- Android 11 with realme UI 2.0
- Dual SIM
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
- 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 164.4×75.7×8.4mm; Weight: 186g
- 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS, USB Type-C
- 5000mAh (typical) / 4890mAh (minimum) battery with 18W fast charging