Realme has introduced a new SE version for the Indian smartphone market with the launch of the Realme 9 Series 5G devices. Along with the Realme 9 5G, the Realme 9 SE 5G is a new addition to the 9 Series. The internals of both smartphones differ significantly, with the 9 SE having a Qualcomm chipset and the vanilla Realme 9 5G having a MediaTek Dimensity processor. Let’s have a look at the features, specifications and pricing of the Realme 9 SE 5G.
Realme 9 SE 5G Price in India, Availability
The Realme 9 5G SE is available in two storage options with 128GB of internal storage as standard. The base model has 6GB of RAM and costs Rs 19,999 in India. The higher option with 8GB of RAM is priced at Rs 22,999. The phone goes on sale starting March 14 via Flipkart and Realme’s official portals.
Realme 9 SE 5G Specifications
The 6.6-inch IPS LCD Full HD+ display on the Realme 9 5G SE has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2412 pixels. The Realme 9 SE 5G’s display has a 144Hz high-refresh rate, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a maximum brightness of 600 nits. The screen-to-body ratio is 84.39 per cent, and the display incorporates a punch-hole for the front-facing camera.
The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Octa-core Snapdragon 778G 5G chipset, which is paired with an Adreno 642L GPU for graphical intensive operations. The Realme 9 SE 5G has storage options of up to 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. A 48-megapixel primary sensor, a 2-megapixel macro sensor, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor are all found on the back of the Realme 9 SE. The front-facing camera on the 9 SE is a 16-megapixel sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, located in the punch-hole of the display.
Realme has included all of the necessary sensors, including a fingerprint scanner on the side, an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and a compass. The Realme 9 SE has 5G, 4G VoLTE, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC, a 3.5 mm headphone socket, and a USB Type-C port for connectivity.
The smartphone runs on the Realme UI 3.0 skin, which is based on Android 12. The 5000mAh battery in the SE edition of the Realme 9 5G enables 30W fast charging via the USB Type-C connection.