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Realme XT vs Realme 5 Pro: What’s different?

The Realme 5 Pro was recently launched in Malaysia and it is a pretty capable smartphone for its asking price. It has an upper mid range processor, a really great design and it has 4 cameras in total. But recently Realme has introduced another smartphone and it is somewhat similar to the Realme 5 Pro and it is the Realme XT.

 
So how are they different from one another, well let’s find out. 

https://youtu.be/fLqH-DO6eA8

The first thing you’ll notice about these devices are its design. While the Realme 5 Pro comes with a diamond cut design (which looks good in my opinion), the Realme XT settles for a more subtle look where you will see that there’s a gradient that shifts from blue to purple.

Even though both of these smartphone comes with a quad camera array, the Realme XT features a higher resolution main camera at 64MP, while the Realme 5 Pro only comes with a more conventional 48MP sensor.

But other than their main camera, the other 3 cameras are actually the same. You still find an 8MP ultra-wide angle lens, a 2MP macro camera as well as a 2MP bokeh camera on both these devices.

In terms of it’s display , the Realme XT has a slightly larger 6.4″ Full HD+ AMOLED display, while the Realme 5 Pro comes with a 6.3″ Full HD+ screen but it only has a LCD panel.

But in terms of hardware specs, they are pretty much similar because keeping both these devices up and running is an upper mid-range Snapdragon 712 processor that’s mated to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

And if you are interested, the Realme XT is officially priced at RM1,399, while the Realme 5 Pro is priced at RM1,099.

So which one will you pick? Let me know in the comments below. In the meantime, you can check out my Realme 5 Pro unboxing down here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8DanfAGIek&t=114s