Realme today launched the Realme X3 series- the Realme X3 and Realme X3 SuperZoom- in the Indian market. The Realme X3 SuperZoom first debuted in Europe last month before arriving in India.
Both the Realme X3 smartphones come with dual-selfie cameras and quad-rear cameras with some variations in the sensor resolutions along with some memory-wise difference. Besides that, there are not much of a difference between the two. Even their color options are the same as they get Artic White and Glacier Blue.
The Realme X3 and X3 SuperZoom feature 6.6-inch FHD+ (1080×2400) IPS display with 20:9 aspect ratio and 90.5% screen-to-body ratio. The highlight of the display is the 120Hz refresh rate.
Under the hood, they are powered by Qualcomm 855+ SoC mated to Adreno 640 GPU. The Realme X3 has 6GB/8GB RAM and 128 internal storage while the Realme X3 SuperZoom features 8GB/12GB RAM and 128GB/256GB internal storage. The phones don’t have the storage expansion facility. On the software front, both run Realme UI based on Android 10.
They feature 4,200mAh battery which has support for 30W fast charging. A side-mounted fingerprint scanner is also common for both phones. The smartphones feature USB Type-C port but don’t have a traditional 3.5mm audio jack.
In terms of cameras, the Realme X3 and X3 SuperZoom both have common 64MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide sensor, and 2MP macro sensor as part of quad-rear camera setup. The difference lies in the fourth telephoto sensor.
The Realme X3 mounts a 12MP telephoto sensor with 2x optical zoom meanwhile the Realme X3 SuperZoom has an 8MP periscopic telephoto sensor with 5x optical zoom. The X3 SuperZoom has 60x combined zoom capability and this is how the SuperZoom name has actually been derived.
Regarding dual-selfie cameras, the Realme X3 comes with a 16MP+8MP array while the Realme X3 SuperZoom possesses a 32MP+8MP array on the front.
The Realme X3 and X3 SuperZoom will go sale beginning June 30 via Flipkart and Realme.com for which preorders will start 8MP today onwards till June 27. The Realme X3 is priced at INR24,999 and INR25,999 for the 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM models, respectively. The Realme X3 SuperZoom, on the other hand, is priced at INR27,999 for the 8GB RAM+128GB storage model and INR32,999 for the top-end 12GB RAM+256GB storage model.