Reality GT Neo 2 has been launched in India. The new Realme phone is the successor to the Realme GT Neo which did not arrive in India in its original form but was launched in May as the Realme X7 Max. The Realme GT Neo 2 flaunts a 120Hz AMOLED display and includes triple rear cameras. The phone also comes with 5G connectivity, though Indian telecom operators are yet to launch their next-generation cellular network services in the country. Other highlights of the Realme GT Neo 2 include stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support, 65W fast charging and stainless steel vapor cooling plus heat-sink chamber for thermal management. Realme GT Neo 2 will compete with Samsung Galaxy M52, Mi 11X 5G and Poco F3 GT.
Realme GT Neo 2 price in India, availability
The price of Realme GT Neo 2 in India has been set at Rs. 31,999 for the base 8GB + 128GB storage variant. The phone also comes in 12GB + 256GB storage configuration which is priced at Rs. 35,999. It has three different color options – Neo Black, Neo Blue and Neo Green.
In terms of availability, the Realme GT Neo 2 will go on sale from 12 noon (midnight) on October 17 via Flipkart, Realme.com and through mainland retail stores in the country. Launch offers on the Realme GT Neo 2 will include up to Rs. 7,000 off during the festive season sale. For Flipkart Plus members, the phone will be available from 12 noon (noon) on October 16.
The Realme GT Neo 2 was launched in China last month with a starting price of CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs 29,300) for the 8GB + 128GB variant. At the same time, the price of its 12GB + 256GB model is CNY 2,999 (about Rs 35,100).
Realme GT Neo 2 Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Realme GT Neo 2 runs on Android 11 with Realme UI 2.0 on top. It comes with a 6.62-inch full-HD+ Samsung E4 display with 120Hz refresh rate, 1,300 nits peak brightness and DC dimming. The display also has a 600Hz touch sampling rate and has HDR10+ support. Under the hood, the Realme GT Neo 2 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, along with up to 12GB of RAM. The phone also supports up to 7GB of virtual memory (dynamic RAM expansion) which essentially makes use of the inbuilt storage to deliver a better multitasking experience.
For photos and videos, the Realme GT Neo 2 packs a triple rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide shooter, and a 2-megapixel macro shooter. The phone also has a 16-megapixel selfie camera on the front.
The new Realme GT Neo 2 includes up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC and a USB Type-C port. You will also get an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The Realme GT Neo 2 packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 65W SuperDart fast charging. With this, the phone is claimed to be fully charged from zero to 100 percent in 36 minutes.