realme GT 5G Review

Score: 8.9/10

Realme GT 5G is a very high quality phone launched in June, equipped with a 6.4 inches screen, an extremely powerful 2840 MHz Octa-Core processor, and 2 cameras, a 64 MP back side camera and a 16 mega-pixels front camera. Is that all? Not at all, it's only the starting point of a much deeper review.

The realme GT 5G is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 system chip, including a high-tech 2840 megahertz Octa-Core processor with a huge 8 GB of RAM. A good advantage of the realme GT 5G is its 128 GB astonishing internal storage memory and though it doesn't come with a slot for SD memory cards, it is still enough to store hundreds of apps and even the largest games currently available without even thinking about filling it.

This cellphone is slim and good-looking, with a thickness of just 0.33 inches. This phone is a very compact phone, given that it features a 6.4 inches display and it has just 6.24 inches long and 2.89" wide. Regarding its design materials, this cellphone is made with Glass . didn't seem to put much effort to reduce weight in this 6.56 ounces phone.

The realme GT 5G is equipped with two cameras, a 64 mega-pixels back camera and a 16 MP front facing camera. Its back camera has a maximum f/1.8 aperture so it can take beautiful photographs even in poorly lit environments. This cellphone also captures videos up to 3840x2160 (4K) at 60 frames per second, and slow-motion videos in (Full HD) (1920x1080) at 240 fps.

equipped this cellphone with an awesome 6.4-inches screen, and a 1080 x 2400 resolution, giving this cellphone a unique graphical experience.

This cellphone features wifi connection (which can be shared with other devices acting as a mobile hotspot), 5G super high bandwidth data connection, 4G LTE-A , a really fast connectivity and also HSPA+ connectivity (a slower 4G network) and 3G fast data connection, using HSDPA technologies. This phone has dual sim so it's able to use 2 different carriers or phone numbers in the same cellphone.

This phone also includes lots of great features as Fingerprint Reader, NFC (Near Field Communication), Bluetooth (5.1 ) and GPS Localization, and plenty of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass.

This phone packs a 4500 mAh large Nano SIM non-removable battery that can keep this cellphone running for many hours and even reach the end of the day without charging it. An issue to evaluate is that the realme GT 5G's battery isn't replaceable so you can't buy a new battery when it starts losing capacity, while having 4500 mAh you will probably discard this cellphone before it becomes a real problem.

This cellphone is the right choice for you no matter if you want a gamer cellphone, you love taking photos, need a work device or will use this cellphone mostly for social networks and internet browsing.


Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 11
Dimensions:6.24 x 2.89 x 0.33 inchesMetric15.85 x 7.34 x 0.84 cmImperial
Weight:6.56 ouncesMetric185.97 gImperial
Release date:2021-06-21


Screen Type:Super AMOLED
Size:6.4 inchesMetric16.3 cmImperial
Resolution:2400 x 1080 pixels
Pixel density:411 pixels per inchMetric161.81 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350
Processor:Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz)
RAM Memory:8 GB
Graphics Processor:Adreno 660
Internal Memory:128 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot


Battery type:Nano SIM
Capacity:4500 mAh


Back camera:64 megapixels
    Focal length:26mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.59 inches (1/1.7")
Front camera:16 megapixels
Max video resolution:3840 x 2160 (60 fps) (4K)
Max slow motion video:1920 x 1080 (240 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Slow Motion Video (8 times slower)


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Dual SIM:Yes
5G Bands:n1, n3, n28, n41, n77, n78, n79, SA, NSA
LTE (4G) Bands:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS Bands:Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)
Technologies:5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 5.1
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor