Realme GT Master Edition is one of the few devices launched with the Snapdragon 778G SoC. The latest Qualcomm chipset was first seen in the recently launched Motorola Edge 20. The Master Edition is launched in India alongside the standard Realme GT model, which launched earlier in China last month.
The Realme GT Master Edition is priced at Rs 25,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant, and the 8GB+128GB starts at Rs 27,999, and the larger 8GB+256GB model retails at Rs 29,999. The first sale of the device is on August 26th for the latter two models. Consumers can purchase them through realme website, and Flipkart.
Realme GT Master Edition — Tech Specs
Display and Design
The Realme GT Master Edition equips a 6.43-inches AMOLED display, which Samsung develops. It comes with a 120Hz higher refresh rate and encloses a design built by Naoto Fukasawa, called a ‘suitcase’ design. As part of the design, the GT master edition also uses panels that come with concave vegan leather. The colour options include Voyager Grey, Luna White, and Cosmos Black.
Under the hood
The master edition comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC, which is built on a 6nm process, and has four A78 cores, and promises clock speeds of up to 2.4GHz. It makes the device 5G capable and supports n1/n3/n5/n8/n28a/n77/n41/n78, 5G bands. The device also equips a vapour chamber cooling system, a five-layer vapour cooling system made of graphite, copper, aluminium alloy, and silica gel.
The device comes with up to 8GB of RAM with an additional 3GB/5GB of Dynamic RAM expansion, coupled with up to 256GB of onboard storage. The device ships with Android 11 based realme UI 2.0 out of the box.
On the front, the master edition sports a 32MP selfie camera in the punch hole cutout. It is a Sony IMX615 sensor with an f/2.45 aperture and an 85-degree field of view.
Meanwhile, the rear cameras include a 64MP primary lens, an 8MP ultra-wide lens with a 119-degree field of view. There’s an additional 2MP macro lens with an f/2.4 aperture.
Realme is introducing a street photography mode for amateurs. It comprises a DIS Snapshot mode which allows them to capture the moment ‘fast’ and claims to be also ‘real’. The mode further includes street filters, instant focus, quick zoom, black&white filter, and Dramatic filter.
The Realme GT Master Edition utilises a 4300mAh battery that features a dual cell design and supports 65W SuperDart charging.
The other significant features of the master edition include support for Wi-Fi 6, NFC, dual 5G support, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.