Realme X7

Realme X7 Review, Pros and Cons – Realme, the Oppo sub-brand, joined the smartphone competition just a few years ago, but surprisingly it turned the tables on other companies by showing dramatic progress. Like Xiaomi, it focused on launching cost-effective smartphones with good settings and now has one of the largest market shares.

Realme has launched its impressive new smartphone Realme X7, which is no exception when we talk about the price/performance ratio. The 5G device has the company’s SuperDart 65W Fast charging technology which is similar to Realme X7 Pro. The main difference between the Realme X7 and the X7 Pro is the screen size, processor, battery size, and of course the price. Now, let’s talk about the detailed review of Realme X7 for a proper understanding.

Realme X7 Review

Highlights

  1. It comes with an impressive 6.4 inches AMOLED display panel with an excellent screen to body ratio.
  2. The 65W SuperDart Fast charging fills the entire battery with ions in just 35 minutes.
  3. Realme X7 comes with Mediatek’s premium 5G Dimensity 800U chipset with dual 5G SIM card support.
  4. Packed with a wonderful 64 MP quad camera, the Realme X7 looks like a great deal.

Design and Display

Let’s start with design and build quality. The attractive and aesthetic design of the Realme X7 makes it a smartphone worth buying. With its sleek 8.1mm edges and 175g ultra-lightweight construction, no other smartphone can match it, considering its price point. Thanks to the glossy gradient finish along with a rectangular camera module that dominates the rear panel. In one variant, there is a large “Dare to Leap” logo stamped on the lower back.

On the other hand, the 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen highlights every detail and color accuracy. In addition, the remarkable refresh rate combined with a 20:9 screen to body ratio adds extra value to the X7. To ensure that the phone never suffers major damage, Corning Gorilla glass is applied to the top of the screen.

Memory and Internal

The cutting-edge Mediatek Dimensity 800U 5G processor paired with the Mali-G57 GPU crushes the competition when it comes to 5G connectivity, efficiency, and large cores. On paper, the Dimensity 800U appears to perform remarkably well and can handle most of the tasks it requires.

Under the hood, Realme UI based on Android 10 is a rich UI alongside a lot of customizations. One of the best things about Realme UI is its ad-free experience, unlike Xiaomi, which provides a clean experience. Other proprietary features include super energy-saving mode, game mode, dual-mode music, panoramic mode, etc.

With regard to memory, Realme markets the X7 in two memory variants. However, internal storage is limited to 128 GB in both variants that feature UFS 2.1 technology for faster operations. Still, the company offers the option for either 6 GB or 8 GB of RAM, which should depend entirely on the user’s performance needs. But if you want this phone, you need to endure a small sacrifice in the absence of support for an external SD card.

Camera

Now let’s turn our attention to the camera configuration, there are four cameras on a rectangular plate as in most phones today, that is, a 64MP Sony IMX686 main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle to absorb more details in a frame and as for the rest two sensors just to make the numbers.

One is a 2MP macro lens and the other is a 2MP depth sensor. Note that it’s not just limited to sensors, however, there are a lot of software features like Super Night Scape, film mode, UIS video stabilization, 4K recording, and more.

Again, the next important point of attention is the high-resolution 32 MP punch-hole selfie camera that can take not only brilliant, super-sharp selfies, but also new 120fs slow motion quite similar to Apple’s feature. In addition, we have more features like frontal night vision, AI portrait, AI beauty, etc.

Battery and Others

One of the biggest reasons to buy Realme X7 is the next level 65W SuperDart fast charging. According to Realme’s statement, the Li-Po 4300 mAh battery can be fully charged in just 35 minutes, which seems jaw-dropping.

However, Realme also has some bad news, namely the absence of the mandatory 3.5 mm jack. However, it has positively included the type C adapter in the box. For security, an optical fingerprint reader is at the top of the screen for added.

Eventually, the last thing to discuss about the Realme X7 phone is its price. The Realme X7 will go on sale for the expected price of $ 299 (approximately 22,000 INR), which is quite decent according to the specifications provided on the phone.

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Realme X7 Specifications Detail

Down below you can see the full specifications of Realme X7 smartphone.

SpecificationsRealme X7
Network2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
AnnouncedSeptember 2020
SIMDual SIM
Size6.4 inches
Weight175 g
DisplayCapacitive touchscreen AMOLED, 16M colors
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass
OSAndroid 10, Realme UI
ChipsetMediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm
CPUOcta-core 2.4 GHz
GPUMali-G57
Card slotNo
RAM6GB and 8GB
Internal128GB
Camera64MP, 8MP, 2MP and 2MP
Selfie32MP
3.5 mm jackNo
Bluetooth5.1, A2DP, LE
RadioNo
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
NFCNo
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
SensorsUnder display fingerprint, accelerometer,
Gyro, proximity, and compass
BatteryLi-Po 4300 mAh
Fast charging 65W
ColorsBlue, Rainbow and White
Expected Price$ 299 (22,000 INR)

Realme X7 Pros and Cons

Down below you can see the list of pros and cons (advantages and disadvantages) of Realme X7 smartphone.

Pros

  1. 65W fast charging technology
  2. Excellent 64MP Sony IMX686 quad-camera configuration
  3. A 6.4 inches AMOLED screen display
  4. Dual SIM 5G support
  5. Under the display’s fingerprint reader
  6. Gorilla glass protection
  7. Decent image and video quality

Cons

  1. Without any 3.5 mm connector
  2. No External SD card option
  3. Wireless charging not supported

Conclusion

As you now know everything about the Realme X7 smartphone and obviously considering buying this phone would be a wise choice. The 65W Super fast charger is the main USP of this phone that fascinates everyone when it comes to high level charging performance. I hope you enjoyed reading the review of Realme X7, along with the pros and cons.

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Sumit Pandit
Sumit Pandit is a senior news reporter for Oispice. He is an expert on smartphones, apps, gadgets, and the tech industry. He writes for different tech news and has an excellent ability to make complex matters easy to understand. Sumit can be reached on Twitter @sumitkrpandit or Email at [email protected]