Realme GT Neo 2 was launched in India. The new Realme phone is a successor to the Realme GT Neo, which did not come to India in its original form, but launched in May as the Realme X7 Max. Realme GT Neo 2 has a 120 Hz AMOLED display and includes triple rear cameras. The phone also comes with 5G connectivity, although Indian telecom operators have yet to launch their next-generation cellular services in the country. Other important highlights of the Realme GT Neo 2 are stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support, 65 W fast charging and a stainless steel steam cooling plus heat sink chamber for heat management. Realme GT Neo 2 will compete against Samsung Galaxy M52, Mi 11X 5G and Poco F3 GT.
Realme GT Neo 2 price in India, availability
The Realme GT Neo 2 price in India has been set at Rs. 31,999 for the basic version 8 GB + 128 GB memory. The phone also comes in a 12 GB + 256 GB storage configuration that starts at Rs. 35,999. It has three different color options – Neo Black, Neo Blue, and Neo Green.
In terms of availability, Realme GT Neo 2 will go on sale on October 17th from 12pm (midnight) through Flipkart, Realme.com and mainland retail stores in the country. Introductory offers for the Realme GT Neo 2 include up to Rs. 7,000 off during the Christmas sale. For Flipkart Plus members the phone will be available on October 16 from 12:00 noon.
Realme GT Neo 2 was launched in China last month at a starting price of CNY 2,499 (approx. Rs.29,300) for the base 8 GB + 128 GB variant. The 12 GB + 256 GB model, on the other hand, costs 2,999 CNY (approx. 35,100 rupees).
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 a refresh rate of 120 Hz, 1,300 nits of peak brightness, and DC dimming. The display also carries a touch sampling rate of 600 Hz and supports HDR10 +. Under the hood, Realme GT Neo 2 has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC and up to 12 GB of RAM. The phone also supports up to 7 GB of virtual memory (Dynamic RAM expansion) which essentially uses the built-in memory to provide an enhanced multitasking experience.
For photos and videos, the Realme GT Neo 2 has a triple rear camera setup that houses a 64-megapixel primary sensor as well as 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 256 GB 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 also get an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Realme GT Neo 2 has a 5,000 mAh battery that supports 65 W SuperDart fast charging. This should charge the phone from zero to 100 percent in 36 minutes.