realme Launches GT Master Edition and realme Book in PH


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You have seen the teasers, and now, they are finally here. realme Philippines has just launched its newest mid-range contender – realme GT Master Edition, and its first ever laptop, realme Book. These highly-anticipated products were introduced through a livestream at the brand’s Facebook and YouTube accounts and are testaments of the brand’s mission of delivering premium experiences without the exorbitant price tag.

realme GT Master Edition

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With one of its variants designed by Naoto Fukasawa, realme GT Master Edition is the brand’s newest mid-range flagship, and runs on the industry-leading Snapdragon 778G 5G SoC, backed by 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. Content is shown on a 6.43-inch Super AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate.

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For optics, there’s a 64MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide unit, and a 2MP macro lens. The front camera utilizes a 32MP Sony IMX615 sensor.

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The device runs realme UI 2.0 on top of Android 11 and packs a 4,300mAh battery with 65W SuperDart wired fast-charging via a USB-C port. Other features include a dedicated vapor chamber cooling system, and Dynamic RAM Expansion technology (up to 5GB).


ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 778G 5G 
Selfie Camera32MP
Camera system64MP Main, f/1.8
 119° Ultra-wide, 8MP, f/2.3
 4cm Macro, 2MP, f/2.4
Display6.43”120Hz Samsung AMOLED Fullscreen
 Dual-cell design, 3C certification
 65W SuperDart 
WeightVoyager Grey (designed by Naoto Fukasawa)- 180g
 Daybreak Blue – 174g
ConnectivityWiFi 6, NFC, dual 5G, bluetooth
Color optionVoyager Grey & Daybreak Blue
RAM8GB + up to 5GB Dynamic RAM Expansion Technology
Storage128GB, 256GB
OSAndroid 11 + realme UI 2.0

realme Book

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Designed for young professionals, realme Book boasts an aluminum alloy body design and comes in Real Silver and Real Blue colors. It’s got a 14-inch 2K Full Vision display that boasts 400 nits brightness and covers 100% of the sRGB color space.

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Under the hood is an Intel Core i3-1115G4 with Intel UHD Graphics or a Core i5-1135G7 with Intel Iris Xe graphics, along with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and either a 256GB or a 512GB PCIe SSD. It features the Dual-fan Storm Cooling System for sustaining peak performance.

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It also features 65W PD Super-Fast Charge which charges the 54Wh battery to 50% in 30 minutes. The 65W adapter can also charge compatible devices at up to 30W (Dart Charge).


Versioni3 Versioni5 Version
Display14 inches14 inches
 Type: LCD(IPS)Type: LCD(IPS)
 Screen-to-body Ratio: 90%Screen-to-body Ratio: 90%
 Aspect Ratio: 3:2Aspect Ratio: 3:2
 Resolution: 2160 × 1440Resolution: 2160 × 1440
 Brightness: 400 nits Peak BrightnessBrightness: 400 nits Peak Brightness
 330 nits Typical Brightness330 nits Typical Brightness
 Color Gamut: 100% sRGBColor Gamut: 100% sRGB
 Contrast Ratio: 1500: 1(Typical)Contrast Ratio: 1500: 1(Typical)
 Viewing Angle: 170°Viewing Angle: 170°
Processor & Graphics11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G411th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7
 Intel UHD GraphicsIntel Iris Xe Graphics
Memory 8GB Dual channel 3733MHz LPDDR4x RAM8GB Dual channel 4266MHz LPDDR4x RAM
Charging65W PD Super-Fast Charge65W PD Super-Fast Charge
 50% Battery in 30 Minutes50% Battery in 30 Minutes
 65W Adapter (Compatible 30W Dart Charge)65W Adapter (Compatible 30W Dart Charge)
Battery54Wh (Typical) Large Battery 54Wh (Typical) Large Battery
DimensionsLength: 307.21 mmLength: 307.21 mm
 Width: 228.96 mmWidth: 228.96 mm
 Height: 14.9 mm (thickest point: 15.5mm)Height: 14.9 mm (thickest point: 15.5mm)
 Weight: Approx. 1.38 kg Weight: Approx. 1.38 kg
 i3 Version: WIFI 5: IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/Wi-Fi 5i5 Version: IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/Wi-Fi 5/WI-FI 6
 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz 
 2 x 2 MIMO2 x 2 MIMO
 Bluetooth 5.1Bluetooth 5.2
PortsUSB-C 3.2 × 2 Gen 2Thunderbolt 4/ USB 4
 USB-A 3.1 Gen 1USB-C 3.2 Gen 2
 3.5mm Headphone and Microphone JackUSB-A 3.1 Gen 1
  3.5mm Headphone and Microphone Jack
Keyboard & Trackpad3-level Backlit Keyboard3-level Backlit Keyboard
 Large Multi-touch TrackpadLarge Multi-touch Trackpad
Power ButtonFingerprint Power ButtonFingerprint Power Button
Operating SystemWindows 10 Pre-installedWindows 10 Pre-installed
 Free Upgrade to Windows 11Free Upgrade to Windows 11
CameraIn-built HD CameraIn-built HD Camera
Audio2 HARMAN Speakers2 HARMAN Speakers
 2 Microphones2 Microphones
Featured ApplicationsPC ConnectPC Connect
In the Boxrealme Bookrealme Book
 65 W USB-C Power Adapter65 W USB-C Power Adapter
 USB-C Charger Cable USB-C Charger Cable 
 Quick Start GuideQuick Start Guide
 Warranty CardWarranty Card

Pricing and Availability

realme GT Master Edition

VariantSRPFlash Sale PriceWhere to Buy
8GB + 128GBPhP18,990PhP17,490, September 24 (Whole Day), Lazada
8GB + 256GBPhP21,990PhP19,990, September 24 (Whole Day) Lazada

Offline pre-orders can be done from September 24 to October 1 for the 8GB+256GB variant. Units can be claimed on October 2 and 3 (those who will pre-order will also receive a FREE realme Smart Scale).

realme Book

VariantSRPPre-Order PricePre-Order Period
Core i3 (8GB+256GB)PhP37,990PhP29,990September 24 to 29 via Lazada
Core i5 (8GB+512GB)PhP47,990PhP41,990September 24 to 29 via Lazada

Note that you’ll need to pay a minimum of 10% down payment to secure your pre-order.

realme Book will also be available in all Silicon Valley stores starting October 1, with freebies worth PhP5,500 that include a 1-year Microsoft Office 365 subscription, a realme laptop bag, and a mouse.

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.

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