Realme 5

2.6/10
4GB
RAM
64GB
memory
6.5"
720x1600
12MP
13MP front
5000 mAh battery

Platform

OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie), planned upgrade to Android 10.0; ColorOS 6
RAM3/4 GB
-29.4
Internal32/64 GB
-51.6
CPUOcta-core (4x2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
GPUAdreno 610
ChipsetQualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm)

Screen

TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size6.5 inches (15.925 cm)
-1.3
Resolution720x1600
-47
Pixel density269 ppi
-23.1
Screen/body ratio82.7%
-1.5
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3+

Sound

LoudspeakerVoice 66dB / Noise 73dB / Ring 89dB
Output3.5mm
RadioFM radio

Camera

TypePhoto / Video
Primary12 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm, PDAF 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5", 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera) 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5", 1.75µm, depth sensor
Video quality1080p@30fps
Secondary13 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.12µm
-16.5
FeaturesHDR, panorama

Battery

CapacityNon-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
+20.2

Physical feel

Height16.44cm (6.71 inch)
+0.3
Width7.56cm (3.09 inch)
-7.2
Thickness0.93cm (0.38 inch)
+6.9
Volume115.586352cm3 (7.05 inch3)
-3.3
Weight198 g (6.98 oz)
-3.6
ColorsCrystal Blue, Crystal Purple
sh resistant

Sensors & ports

GPSA-GPS, BDS, GALILEO, GLONASS
Card slotmicroSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Sensors & portsAccelerometer, Compass, Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Gyro, Proximity

Network

SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
LTE-A (2CA) 450/50 Mbps
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Variants & compatibility

International modalGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Availability

VendorRealme
Modal year2019
Announced2019 August
Released2019 August
StatusAvailable. Released 2019, August

Review

2.6/10

Realme 5 is an Android device (Android 9.0 , planned upgrade to Android 10.0; ColorOS 6) powered with a Octa-core processor, Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm) chipset and Adreno 610 GPU. Realme 5 has 4 GB RAM. This is -29.4% when compared with the industry avarage capacity of a RAM of the devices released during this year (August, 2019 - August, 2020). An avarage device released during this year had 5.7 GB of RAM. Also Realme 5 has 64GB internal memory which is -51.6% when compared with the industry avarage capacity of a internal memory for this year. An avarage device released during this year had around 132.3GB of internal memory. Realme 5 has a 6.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen screen. Screen size avarage for 2020 was 6.6 inch (-1.3%). Total number of pixels in screen for Realme 5 is 1,152,000 (1600x720) and this is -47% the avarage. Pixel densiy 269ppi is -23.1% (avarage was 350ppi). An avarage phone in 2020 was about 205g in weight but Realme 5 198g weight is -3.6% of this avarage. Screen/body ratio 82.7% is -1.5% the avarage of 83.9% and Realme 5 comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3+. 12MP primary camera is -60.3% the avarage of 30.3MP and 13MP secondary camera is -16.5% the avarage of 15.6MP. The volume of Realme 5 is 115.59 cubic cm and it is -3.3% the avarage of 119.49 cubic cm while its thinkness is 9.3 cm while the 2020 avarage was 8.7cm (+6.9%). Realme 5 is powered by a Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery which is +20.2% while the avarage battery capacity for 2020 was 4160 mAh.

Pros

Corning Gorilla Glass 3+.
Compact dimensions (16.44x7.56x0.93cm).78.9-
Light weight, 198g.73.5-
5000 mAh battery.81.2-
Dual SIM.
Fingerprint sensor.
External memory expansion slot: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
2 colors.

Cons

4 GB RAM.56.3+
64 GB internal memory.56.3+
6.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.30.6+
720x1600 screen resolution.2.8+
269ppi pixel density.76.4+
82.7% screen/body ratio.45.1+
12 MP primary camera.80.3+
13 MP front camera.51.7+
Thicker, 0.93cm.25.4+
Not water resistant.
Non-removable battery.

Images

Videos

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