Realme 8i Price in India, Specs, Best Phones Under Rs.15,000

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Realme 8i is the latest phone which has been launched in India on 09th September, 2021. This new mobile phone Realme 8i is a mid-range, budget-friendly smartphone with impressive design and attractive features. Realme 8i can be purchased under Rs.15,000 and its base price is Rs 13,999 in India. At this price, you will get a 6.6 inch (16.8 cm) handy display size with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels having 401 pixels per inch (PPI) and an aspect ratio of 20:9. It comes with an IPS LCD-type screen display.

Realme 8i comes with a 5000 mAh massive battery, and 18-watt fast charging (50% in 36 min). This phone has a peak brightness of 600 nits which helps in visibility outside i.e., in the sun also.

Realme 8i is powered with Helio G96 Processor, Full HD+ display, having octa-core CPU up to 2.05 GHz and ARM Mali-G57 GPU. For the SIM Cards and storage, 3-card slots are provided in which users can use two sim cards and one microSD card due to this storage can be expanded up to 256 GB and it has an UFS 2.1 storage type that loads data faster.

Display, Battery-backup, Camera, Operating System, Storage, Fingerprint sensor & the Price at which device is available are some details which we check before purchasing any mobile phone. So, here we have listed all these details in order. Let’s have a look at the full specifications of Realme 8i.

Display and battery

Realme 8i comes with a touch screen of size of 6.6 inches (16.8 cm), slim design with – bezel-less with punch hole display. It comes with a screen refresh rate of 120 Hz which reduces motion blur, an IPS LCD type display, and is provided with a rear-built fingerprint scanner. Realme 8i measures 164.1 x 75.1 x 8.5 mm and weights 194 grams according to the company.

Realme 8i is powered by a non-removable, Lithium-ion battery of 5000 mAh coupled with an 18-Watt fast charger of USB Type-C which can be used as a transfer of data from mobile phone to laptop and vice.

Camera and Sound

Realme 8i is packed with a triple setup rear camera having the support of a 50 -megapixel wide angle primary camera along with a 2-megapixel for macro camera & 2-megapixel for depth camera. It also offers 16-megapixel snapper at the front side of the mobile for selfies and video chats. This phone has photography functions such as 50MP Mode, Ultra Steady Video, Night Mode, Panoramic view, Expert, Timelapse, Portrait Mode, HDR, Ultra macro, AI Scene Recognition, AI Beauty, Filter, Chroma Boost, Slow Motion.

For sound, Realme 8i has a 3.5 mm jack for the connection of earphones/headphones. It has a loudspeaker system and good quality dual speakers for the enjoyment of music and videos.

Network and Connectivity

For Network, Realme 8i owns dual sim slots (GSM +GSM) having nano size for both of the sim cards. This device does not support 5G bands. However, it supports 4G (supports VoLTE) 3G and 2G bands. It has Wi-Fi 802.11, Mobile Hotspot, LTE, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C data cable for charging and Data Sync., 3.5 mm Headphone Jack and GPS System.

Color, Storage and Sensors

Realme 8i ships with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. It also comes in two color options – Space Purple and Space Black.

The internal memory is expandable up to 256 GB which will help to put your extra files, music, videos, and documents with the help of an external microSD card due to the hybrid sim slot.

The smartphone adds up with a side-built fingerprint sensor which will help you to unlock your device instantly. Apart from this, Realme 8i has sensors like an accelerometer, light sensor, proximity sensor, Compass, gyro-meter, and magnetic induction sensor.

Processor and Operating system

It is backed with a high-class processor of Helio G96 processor and an Octa-core CPU due to this it will make your mobile phone fast and multi-tasking. The phone is also best for game users even if you are a pro player. You will not face difficulty in games such as Pubg, battlegrounds, Freefire, etc. For gaming you will get 60 Hz screen refresh rate like this 6 different type of refresh rate is provided according to the requirement. From a source, In this phone, you can open Facebook in 1236 milli-second and Free fire in 7627 milli-second.

The phone runs on the operating system of Android version 11 and Realme UI 2.0 User Interface system.

Price and availability in India

Realme 8i ships in two variants – 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB  and also available in two colors – Space Purple and Space Black in India. This device Realme 8i can be purchased in Rs. 13,999 for the 4GB + 64GB variant and the variant 6GB +128GB variant can be bought in Rs. 15,999. You can currently purchase this handset from the Realme India online store and in few days it will get available via Amazon, Flipkart, and offline retail shops also.

Realme 8i Mobile Phone Full Details


Launched date9th September 2021
Operating systemAndroid v11
Custom UIRealme UI
PriceRs.13,999 and Rs. 15,999
Screen Size6.6 inches (16.8 cm)
Refresh rate120 Hz
ProcessorMediaTek Helio G96
Sim slotDual SIM, GSM+GSM
NetworkSupports 4G, 3G, and 2G

Key specification

Storage64 GB
RAM + Storage4GB + 64GB
ProcessorMediaTek Helio G96
Operating systemAndroid v11
Battery5000 mAh
Front camera16MP
Rear camera50MP + 2MP + 2MP


ChipsetMediaTek HELIO G96
Operating systemAndroid v11
GraphicsARM Mali-G57
Fabrication12 nm
CPUOcta-core(2.05 GHz, Dual-core, Cortex A76 + 2 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)
Architecture64 bit


Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen size6.59 inches (16.76 cm)
Aspect ratio20:9
Pixel density399 PPI
screen-to-body ratio90.8 % (Company Claimed)
Bezel-less displayYes, with punch hole display
Touch screenYes, Capacitive touch screen, multi-touch
Refresh rate120 Hz
Brightness600 nits


Height164.5 mm
Width75.1 mm
Thickness8.5 mm
Weight194 gm
ColourSpace Purple and Space Black

Camera: Rear

Camera setupTriple
Resolution50 MP f/1.8(upto 10 x digital zoom) Wide angle Primary Camera
2MP f/2.4 (Macro camera)
2MP f/2.4 (Depth camera )
Image resolution8150 x 6150 Pixels
SensorUFS 2.1
FlashYes, LED Flash
Shooting ModesContinuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
SettingExposure compensation, ISO control
Camera Features10 x digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Video Recording1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 60fps
Video Recording FeaturesDual video Recorder

Camera: Front

Camera setupSingle
Camera Resolution16 MP f/2.05 Wide Angle, Primary Camera
Video recording1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30fps
FlashYes, Screen Flash
Video Recording FeaturesFixed Focus


Capacity5000 mAh
USB Type-CYes, Fast (18-Watt Charger) 50% in 36 min


Internal memory64 GB
Expandable memoryYes, up to 256 GB
Storage TypeUFS 2.1

Network and Connectivity

Sim slot(s)Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
Sim sizeSIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network support2G/3G/4G supports
SIM 14G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available
EDGE: Available
SIM 24G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available
EDGE: Available
BluetoothYes, v5.1
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n
Wi-Fi featuresMobile Hotspot
USB connectivityMass storage device, USB charging


Audio Jack3.5 mm
FM RadioYes


Fingerprint SensorYes
Fingerprint Sensor PositionSide-built
Other SensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Magnetic Induction Sensor

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