The Realme X7 5G is one of the cheapest 5G smartphones launched by the company. It packs in the MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G chipset, a 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel, 64-megapixel quad camera, a giant 4,300mAh battery, support for 50W fast charging, and lots more. As the company’s update rollout patterns go, they roll out a ton of updates in a year; keeping track of them could become difficult for an average consumer. That said, this post will list out all the updates rolled out for the smartphone to date.
Note: We will continually be updating this post with updated information. Make sure to bookmark this page for more information. Also, read Realme X7 Pro Update Timeline, Android 11, and Realme UI 2.0 Update.
Realme X7 Update Timeline:
[December 2, 2021]: realme is now rolling out RMX3092_11_C.08 update for the realme X7 5G with the December 2021 security patch; this makes it the first device to receive the December 2021 security patch. The update also fixes issues with fingerprint, recent tasks, AOD and lock screen.
- Integrates the November and December 2021 Android security patches.
- Fixes an issue where the fingerprint icon would sometimes continue to display even when the screen is off.
- Fixes an issue where Fingerprint unlock might not work in some cases.
- Fixes an issue where the phone might not vibrate right when Fingerprint unlock is successful, but when you enter the Home screen.
- Fixes an issue where you might sometimes not be able to clear all apps in Recent tasks.
- Fixes an issue where the recent tasks page might appear when you unlock your phone using fingerprint.
- Fixes a screen flickering issue for Always-On Display.
- Fixes an issue where the app you currently using might not show in Recent tasks.
- Lock screen
- Fixes an issue where the icons on the Lock screen might overlap with each other after you switch from the guest to administrator account.
[October 11, 2021]: Realme X7 5G is now getting the RMX3092_11_C.07 update with the October 2021 security patch. The update fixes issues with calls, quick settings, settings, personalization, home screen and more.
Security Integrates the September and October 2021 Android security patches. System Fixes an issue where a call could not be hung up occasionally. Fixes a display issue with Quick Settings. Settings Fixes an issue where the screen would occasionally turn white and crash when you sign in to your account in the Settings page. Fixes an issue where the recent tasks page might crash when you enter it from the Personalizations page and close apps. Fixes an issue where the recent tasks page might appear on the screen when you unlock your phone with your fingerprint. Fixes an issue where the screen might flicker when you go back by swiping from the bottom left or right of the Sleep Capsule page. Fixes an issue where the positions of icons on the Home screen might change when you switch to Standard mode from Simple mode. Home screen Fixes an issue where the task cards might disappear when you enter the recent tasks page from the Home screen in some cases.
[August 24, 2021]: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 with the July and August 2021 security patches in India. The update comes with the version number RMX3092_11.C.06 and brings multiple fixes for the camera, screenshots, pop up windows and settings.
Security Integrates the July and August 2021 Android security patches. Camera Optimizes camera performance. Fixes an issue where your camera might lag when you record videos at 60 fps. Fixes an issue where your camera might lag when you take burst photos continuously. Fixes an issue where your photos might come out darker than usual when you use the rear camera in NIGHTSCAPE (Ultra Night) mode. Screenshot Optimizes the screenshot preview window. System Fixes an issue where two overlapping pop-up windows might appear when you double-tap a secondary user in Quick Settings. Settings Fixes an issue where a few characters might flash on the screen when you turn the Split screen feature on or off in the "Add printer" page. Fixes an issue where the privacy page might appear when you use the main account to delete system clone.
[August 5, 2021]: realme UI 2.0 stable update is now rolling out to the Realme X7 in India. [Download Now]
[June 23, 2021]: The Realme UI 2.0 Open Beta Program is now live for the Realme X7 5G. [Apply Now]
[June 18, 2021]: Realme X7 5G is receiving a new update version RMX3092_11_A.20 which brings fixes for Zee5 video streaming.
System Optimized system performance, improve system’s stability Application Fixed probabilistic video playing lagging issue when using zee5 applications Status bar Fixed probabilistic not the inversing color of icons in status bar issue in a particular scenario
[May 26, 2021]: Realme is now rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 in India with May security patch and firmware version RMX2121_11_A.15.
Security Updated Android security patch: May 2021 System Optimized system performance and improved system stability Camera Fixed the probabilistic incomplete display issue in AI Text Recognition of the rear camera Theme Fixed the probabilistic text blurring display issue in the opening folder at the default theme
[May 11, 2021]: Realme UI 2.0 Early Access Beta has started rolling out for the device. [Read more here]
[April 29, 2021]: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 5G which adds support for VoWifi. [Read more here]
Security Updated Android security patch: April 2021 Network Added VoWifi supported by some carriers System Optimized system performance and improved system stability Fixed some known issues and improved user experience
[March 26, 2021]: The Realme X7 with the Dimensity 800U SoC is now receiving a new update with firmware number RMX2176PU_11_A.16.
The latest update for the Realme X7 brings the March 2021 Android security patch, along with optimizations for slow focus issues, and network stability while fixing some known bugs. The complete changelog has been mentioned below for your reference. [Read More]
Security Updated Android security patch: March 2021 Camera Optimized the slow focus issue in some scenarios Network Optimized the network stability System Optimized the lagging issue when opening Recent Apps from Home Optimized the system stability
[March 1, 2020]: Realme has started rolling out a new OTA update for the Realme X7. This is the first update being rolled out for the smartphone (excluding China).
The update carries the firmware version RMX2176PU_11_A.14/RMX2176EX_11_A.14 and is based on Realme UI 1.0 with Android 10.
Security Updated Android security patch: February 2021 Bluetooth Fixed the probabilistic disconnecting issues of automobile Bluetooth Optimized the probabilistic noise of the Bluetooth earphones Wi-Fi Fixed the probabilistic issues that Wi-Fi automatically turned off when connecting to a hotspot Screenshot Added image crop feature Optimized the screenshot fluency on Add Clock page System Optimized the system stability
January 11, 2020: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 5G featuring the build number RMX2173_11_A.22 and is based on Realme UI 1.0 with Android 10. The update brings the December 2020 Security patch update, some camera optimizations, adds a Bluetooth headset answer icon, optimizes the vibration switch switching logic of the control center, and fixes the problem of incomplete display of the skin area the note and other bug fixes. [Read More]
Bluetooth Added Bluetooth headset answer icon. Status Bar Optimize the vibration switch switching logic of the control center. Camera Optimize the image brightness of the front camera in the scene of wearing a mask. Fix the problem of the extremely low probability of freezing during some camera mode switching. Fix the preview problem is a very low probability of freezing after taking pictures in panoramic mode. Fix the light leakage problem of the front camera in the pull-down state. Settings Fix the problem that the search intelligent judgment path is displayed incorrectly. Screenshot Fix the problem of page duplication with an extremely low probability of a long screen capture call recording interface. Phone Guardian Fix the problem of video staying when Mobile Manager Cloud is relocated. Notes Fix the problem of incomplete display of the skin area of the note. Fix the problem that the note cannot be switched with low probability after creating a new note. Safety Update Android security patch (2020/12).
Will the Realme X7 5G get Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0 Update?
realme UI 2.0 stable update is now rolling out to the Realme X7 in India. [Download Now]
- Display: 6.4-inch FHD + (1080 x 2340 pixels) Super AMOLED, 60Hz
- CPU: MediaTek Dimensity 800U
- RAM: 6 or 8 GB
- Storage: 128GB internal
- Operating System: Realme UI 1.0 based on Android 10
- Rear Camera: 64-megapixel primary sensor + 8-megapixel 119-degree ultra-wide-angle lens + 2-megapixel depth sensor + 2-megapixel macro sensor
- Front Camera: 32-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture.
- Internal Storage: 64/128 GB UFS 2.1
- Connectivity: Dual SIM, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS, USB Type-C
- Other: In-display Fingerprint Scanner
- Colors: Blue, White, Rainbow
- Battery: 4300 mAh + 50W SuperDart fast charging