realme has just expanded the realme 8 series in the Philippines with the launch of the realme 8i. The new realme 8 series member features a MediaTek Helio G96 chipset and a 50MP triple rear camera.
The 8i is built around a 6.6-inch FHD+ panel with an up to 120Hz adaptive refresh rate and a 180Hz touch sampling rate. On the upper left of the display is a punch hole for its 16MP selfie camera.
Around the back, the 50MP main camera is accompanied by a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP monochrome sensor.
Meanwhile, the Helio G96 is coupled with 4/6GB RAM and 64/128GB expandable storage of up to 256GB via microSD. The higher-end 6GB RAM option features Dynamic RAM Expansion of up to 5GB by using your storage.
The device draws juice from a 5000mAh battery cell with support for up to 18W Fast Charge.
#realmeWithYou Christmas Raffle Promo
In addition to the device, realme also announced the #realmeWithYou Christmas Raffle promo. Those who purchase the realme 8i or any realme device with a minimum worth of PHP 5,000 from November 15 – January 2, 2022 at any realme flagship store, authorized partner dealers, and on the realme official Lazada and Shopee store. Each purchase will earn an e-raffle ticket for the promo.
Get the chance to win realme TechLife prizes and the all-new Mitsubishi Mirage G4.
To register and for more information on the promo, click here.
realme 8i price and availability
The realme 8i is available in Space Black and Stellar Purple colorways. The base 4/64GB memory configuration is priced at PHP 9,990. Meanwhile, the 6/128GB option will go for PHP 11,990. Both variants are available online exclusively on Lazada and in all realme offline stores and partner dealers nationwide.
As an early-bird offer, you can get the 4/64GB variant for PHP 8,990 and the 6/128GB configuration for PHP 10,990 exclusively on Lazada. The promo starts on November 17, 12 AM and lasts until November 21.
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