realme X50 Pro 5G, the brand’s first 5G flagship equipped with the new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G, launches globally

February 25th 2020, Singapore — realme, the fastest growing smartphone brand, unveiled its first 5G flagship smartphone, the “5G Speed Flagship” realme X50 Pro 5G, at the 5G product online launch event themed “Speed of the Future” in Madrid, Spain at 10 am yesterday (5pm SG Time).

realme X50 Pro 5G is the brand’s first 5G flagship, and among the first in the world to be equipped with the new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G processor that supports Dual-Mode 5G network. It comes with 64MP Hawk Eye AI quad-camera, 32MP ultra wide-angle In-Display dual selfie camera, 90Hz refresh rate Super AMOLED display and 65W SuperDart Flash Charge, which make it an extremely competitive 5G flagship product with excellent performance.

“Dare to Leap”, with More Comprehensive Dual-Mode 5G Feature

Large-scale 5G commercialisation is slated for official launch this year in 2020. As realme’s first 5G flagship smartphone, realme X50 Pro 5G comes with outstanding network capabilities, supporting SA/NSA Dual-Mode 5G, along with the coverage all of the world’s mainstream 5G bands, including n1, n3, n41, n78, and n79, to achieve Dual-Mode full support of 5G.

To provide users with a better 5G experience, realme X50 Pro 5G features a unique Smart 5G technology, which can automatically perceive the surrounding signal environment and switch between 4G to 5G. Moreover, intelligent adjustments allows strategic allocation of bandwidth and battery, which improves battery life and reduces power consumption by 30%.

It also supports the new Wi-Fi 6 standard for better performance in user-intensive scenarios, with further transmission distance and higher transmission rate. Furthermore, it allows both 5G and dual Wi-Fi to be connected simultaneously, further improving network speed and stability.

One of the Smartphones firstly Powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G

Performance is the core of the realme X50 Pro 5G. The 5G flagship is equipped with the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G processor paired with Adreno 650 GPU. The new Qualcomm processor sees an increase of 25% in performance of both the CPU and GPU are increased by 25%, and has an AI processing chip which is 2 times faster than the previous generation. It is one of the smartphones firstly featured LPDDR5 DRAM, with the speed increased by 29% and the power consumption reduced by 20%, in comparison with LPDDR4X. The use of UFS 3.0+Turbo Write+HPB enhanced the speed by 80% and lowers the power consumption by 20%. realme X50 Pro 5G is a true 5G flagship smartphone with outstanding performance, offering three variants of 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB and 12GB + 256GB.


“We are proud to support realme in launching the X50 Pro 5G, their first 5G device to be launched in Europe,” says Enrico Salvatori, SVP and president the Qualcomm® EMEA. “This milestone demonstrates the close collaboration between the two companies, and we look forward to working with realme as they bring this device, and others, to the European consumer.”

To ensure maximum smartphone performance, realme X50 Pro 5G is shipped with 5D Stereoscopic Ice Cooling Pro technology composed of heat dissipation materials such as VC liquid cooling copper chamber, 3D graphite sheets of multiple layers and thermal silicon pads. The area of VC (Vapor Chamber) liquid cooling copper plate is up to 1821 mm2, which is larger than the traditional cooling tubes and can cover 100% of the core heat source. The heat dissipation capability is greatly improved, so that the smartphone can keep performing the best at any time.

realme X50 Pro 5G, with a 4200mAh dual-cell battery, is the first to be equipped with the brand-new Flash Charge technology—65W SuperDart. The new Flash Charge technology is able to charge the device at fast charging speeds even when the screen is powered on. It only takes 35 minutes to get the battery fully charged, which is one of the current fastest charging technologies in the industry. All variants are equipped with the new generation of GaN adapters to achieve higher power density with a smaller body and less heat. At the same time, realme X50 Pro 5G is compatible with both 30W VOOC 4.0 Flash Charge and 18W QC / PD fast charging.

SuperDart does not merely feature the fast charging. The five-core chip also ensures full protection, including adapter overload protection, flash charge condition identification protection, interface overload protection, overcurrent-protection and voltage overload protection, battery fuse protection, which makes fast charging safer.

Better Experience, 90Hz Refresh Rate AMOLED Display

realme X50 Pro 5G is equipped with ultra large 6.44-inch Samsung Super AMOLED display which offers an aspect ratio of 20:9 and has an up to 92% screen-to-body ratio. It supports HDR10+, the 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut and the sunlight display, reaching to the maximum brightness of 1000nits and the peak contrast ratio of 2000000:1. The brand new E3 luminescent material reduces blue light by 37.5% and power consumption by 5%.

realme X50 Pro 5G has a 90Hz refresh rate display, with the frame rate increase of 50% when compared to ordinary smartphone displays. Meanwhile, it has 180Hz sampling rate which improves the touchscreen sensitivity and the smoothness when using it to play games.

Thanks to the Super AMOLED display, realme X50 Pro 5G is equipped with the in-display fingerprint recognition function, which adopts the Goodix’s new generation of fingerprint unlocking model that only requires an average of 0.27s to unlock the phone. In the meantime, the security is furtherly improved as it is upgraded to the full-spectrum white laser projection and combines the high-light screen projection and powerful processing core, as well as the security filters embedded. 

64MP Ultra-wide-angle Hawk Eye Quad Camera on the Rear and Dual Camera on the Front, with Tech Trendsetters’ Lifestyle Upgraded

realme has been dedicated to discovering the demands of the youth. Based on the highly appreciated 64MP Hawk Eye AI quad-camera, realme X50 Pro 5G features 64MP ultra-wide-angle quad camera on the rear and dual camera on the front, with a variety of stylish functions upgraded. realme X50 Pro 5G accommodates the ultra-wide-angle dual camera on the front, including the main lens which adapts a 32MP Sony IMX616 sensor and an f/2.5 aperture, while the 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens has an f/2.2 aperture is able to achieve a 105° field-of-view. Both cameras support selfie in HDR and Nightscape mode. In terms of video recording function, the ultra-wide-angle video shooting, UIS video stabilization, selfie portrait beauty-cam and real-time bokeh effect videos are available.

realme X50 Pro 5G features the 64MP Hawk Eye quad camera set-up on the rear. The 64 MP main lens has f/1.8 large aperture that is capable of capturing an extreme clear world with the use of Tetracell 4-in-1 pixel technology to combine four adjacent pixels into a single 1.6μm ultra large pixel, along with the brand new upgrade of Nightscape 3.0 supporting tripod mode. At the same time, with the new “Ultra Nightscape Mode”, users can take wonderful photos even with 1 lux of light. The 8MP ultra-wide-angle/ultra-macro lens has 1.4μm ultra large pixel; the 119° ultra-wide-angle anti-distortion lens can capture magnificent views easily and the 3cm super macro lens delivers amazing ultra-close-range pictures. The 12MP zoom lens can enable a maximize 20x hybrid zoom. The colour filtering system captures lights and shadows that improves the effects of your portraits by displaying a more vibrant range of textures.

The rear cameras of realme X50 Pro 5G support 4K resolution video, UIS and UIS Max ultra-video stabilization. Combined with AI algorithm, the ultra-high-sensitivity gyroscope corrects any hand movements or shaking in real time. Image cropping can be realised through an ultra-wide-angle, with more amazing image stabilisation and more field of view, which can be compared with a professional sports camera. Additionally, it can also take real-time bokeh effect, ultra-wide-angle videos or many other fun videos.

Varied Functions, bringing a Comprehensive Flagship User Experience

realme X50 Pro 5G is shipped with a brand new realme UI based on Android 10, adhering to the “Real Design” which manifests authenticity, youth, simplicity, and design. It also has a full-featured NFC, tactile linear motor, dual-band GPS and super linear dual speakers driven by Dolby offering full support for a premier Dolby Atmos experience, and also get Hi-Res certificated, improving the user experience in all aspects.

Excellent Craftsmanship: Low-saturation Colour and Substantial Body

realme X50 Pro 5G has a unique style, painted with the stylised and trendsetting low-saturated colour of “Moss Green” and “Rust Red”. Low-key and restrained as it is, the colour scheme has its uniqueness, making people feel more secured. It is emits a gleam in the depths of the universe, and is inspired by the unknown, mysterious and deep outer space. Just like the red rust and the green moss, which are easily overlooked in nature but only to be discovered the veiled beauty with the time fleeing when you take a closer look at them.

To better express the low-saturation colours, realme X50 Pro 5G sources custom coloured films from the South Korean company, SKC. The low-key colour finally achieves the inner and luxurious quality after 6 stages of processing such as coating, curing, etc., taking a total of 21 days.

The smartphone body features a metal middle frame, the screen surface and the back cover are made of Corning Gorilla Glass 5 adapted with 3D heat-bending technology, making the smartphone more solid and durable, meanwhile, providing an elegant arc that fits the palm of the hands. To accomplish a unique glass touch tactile, realme X50 Pro 5G uses the industrial leading AG technology to reduce the emissivity of ordinary glass from 8% to less than 1% bringing a sense of low-profile matte texture which creates gentle and smooth touches, soft and comfortable.

In Spain, the prices of three variants of realme X50 Pro 5G are respectively 599 euros (8GB + 128GB), 669 euros (8GB + 256GB), and 749 euros (12GB + 256GB) with the “Dare to Leap” brand concept. Also, it will be officially available in April in Europe.

As the first 5G flagship smartphone of realme, realme X50 Pro 5G is powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G processor, features 65W SuperDart Flash Charge, 64MP Hawk Eye AI quad camera, 32MP ultra-wide-angle In-Display dual-selfie camera and 90Hz refresh rate Super AMOLED display. It is a 5G flagship smartphone with excellent performance. As a young brand, this will mark its important presence as a tech-lifestyle trendsetter, which is not only a big step in realme’s brand building, but also a significant start for realme ’s new journey in 2020.