Realme X2, Realme Buds Air India launch highlights: Buds Air launched at Rs 3,999, X2 priced starting Rs 16,999

Along with Realme X2 and Buds Air, the company is also expected to launch the Star Wars edition of Realme X2.

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    Also, don't miss our first impressions of the Realme X2

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    That's all folks...

    Would love to know your opinion on the Buds Air and the new Realme X2. Let's chat, drop us a comment below.

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    Realme X2 announced starting Rs 16,999 in India

    4 GB + 64 GB - Rs 16,999

    6 GB + 128 GB - Rs 18,999

    8 GB + 128 GB - Rs 19,999

    Realme X2 will be available starting 20 December. 

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    Realme Buds Air have been announced at Rs 3,999 in India

    The earbuds will be available for purchase at 2 pm today on Flipkart and will go on sale on 23 December after today. 

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    Realme Paysa also offers chat-based customer services

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    Realme Paysa also offers business loans

    The financial services app offers from Rs 50,000 to up to Rs 50 lakhs business loan to both micro and small businesses. It also lets you choose loan tenures betwen 12 to 60 months. 

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    More about Realme Paysa...

    The financial services app will let you take personal loans, invest in mutual funds, make payments and pay bills, and budgeting tools. The app is currently in beta and it is available on App Store and Google Play Store. 

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    Realme X2 features a 6.2-inch AMOLED display 

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    Realme X2 comes with VOOC 4.0 fast charging

    It is supported by a 30W fast charger, which can enable charging the device from zero to 50 percent in 19 minutes, says Realme. 

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    Realme X2 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset

    The G in the chipset name stands for 'Gaming'. 

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    Realme X2 sports a 32 MP selfie camera

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    Realme X2 camera features:

    The smartphone comes with features like ultra-wide video, ultra-wide stabilisations, among others.

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    Realme X2 comes with a 64 MP quad-camera setup

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    Realme X2 comes in three colour variants

    Along with the white and purple variant that we have seen on the Realme XT, the Realme X2 also comes in a Pearl Green colour options. 

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    Realme Buds Air comes in three colour variants

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    Realme Buds Air support wireless charging

    Realme has also announced that it will soon be launching a 10W Qi wireless charger.

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    Realme Buds Air also has touch gestures

    The Buds Air enters gaming mode by just touching both the buds simultaneously for two seconds. 

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    Realme Buds Air come with a noise cancellation feature

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    Realme Buds Air come with a dedicated Gaming Mode

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    Realme Buds Air officially announced

    Realme says Buds Air uses Google's fast pair tech on Android, and it connects seamlessly. Similar to Apple AirPods, the Buds Air need to be connected to a smartphone only once, every time after that it connects automatically.  

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    Realme announces Realme Paysa financial services app

    Realme says the app is the first that offers lending services for both customers and SMEs.

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    Realme CEO Madhav Sheth gives a quick preview of ColorOS 7 UI

    Here's what comes in Color OS 7 and the complete roadmap for the software's rollout to Oppo and Realme devices. 

    ColorOS7 has been announced for India after a week of having been announced in China. Oppo held the global launch for the new version of the operating system in New Delhi today.

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    Realme gives us a peek at few Buds Air features ahead of launch:

    In the teaser videos playing on the webcast link, Realme has confirmed that the Buds Air will come with wireless charging and it will feature noise cancellation. 

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    Realme Buds Air are expected to be priced below Rs 5,000

    Realme's Apple AirPods look-alike Buds Air's price leaked ahead of 17 December launch

    During the Realme X2 Pro launch in India last month, Realme CEO Madhav Sheth teased new truly wireless earphones, that looked an awful lot like the Apple AirPods.

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    Realme X2 was launched in China in September

    Realme X2 with 64 MP quad camera setup and 32 MP selfie shooter launched in China

    Realme today launched the Realme X2 with a 64 MP quad-camera setup in China today at a starting price of CNY 1,599 (Rs 16,000 approx.).

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    Realme X2 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset

    As teased by the company, Realme X2 and probably also its Star Wars edition will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset. The X2 is also expected to come in 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variants, with 64 GB and 128 GB internal storage options respectively.

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    Talking about Star Wars...

    Let me drop the new 'The Rise of the Skywalker'' trailer right here, in case you missed it:

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    Realme X2 Star Wars edition also expected today

    Along with the Realme X2, the company is also expected to launch a Star Wars edition of the smartphone today. The Realme X2 Star Wars edition is expected to come with the same specifications as the Realme X2 China variant.

  • 11:45 (IST)

    Realme Buds Air are a spitting image of Apple AirPods

    Realme CEO Madhav Sheth first teased the Buds Air at the Realme X2 Pro launch in India last month. Ever since, the company has been drip-feeding about these earbuds teaser by teaser every week. And thanks to the posts, by now we know three things for sure:

    1. It will be quite hard to tell the Realme Buds Air apart from Apple AirPods in the first look
    2. The one striking difference between Buds Air and AirPods is that the former comes in three colour options — black, yellow, and white.
    3. The Realme earbuds will support touch controls and you can just double-tap to play/pause the music (just like on the AirPods).

  • 11:38 (IST)

    Realme X2, Realme Buds Air to launch in India today at 12.30 pm: How to watch it live- Technology News, Firstpost

    Realme will unveil Realme X2 and its AirPods-like wireless earphones - Realme Buds Air - in India today. Thanks to Realme drip-feeding the majority of the details about the devices, we already know a lot about the upcoming products.

  • 11:37 (IST)

    The launch event starts at 12.30 pm IST

    Realme will be live streaming the launch event on its official YouTube page. Below is the webcast video:

  • 11:30 (IST)

    Hello you good people! Welcome to the liveblog for all the updates from the launch of Realme X2 and Realme Buds Air today. 

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Realme is hosting its final event of the year (hopefully) in New Delhi today, where it is scheduled to launch the Realme X2 and the Realme Buds Air.

Realme Buds Air

Realme Buds Air

The event will kick off at 2.30 pm IST. Realme will be live streaming the event; you can see the video embedded below to watch the webcast.

Along with Realme X2 and the AirPods-clone Buds Air, the company is also expected to launch the Star Wars edition of Realme X2 today.

Realme Buds Air: What to expect

Realme has already teased that the Buds Air will come in a black, yellow and a white colour variant.

The company has also confirmed in a video that these earbuds will support touch controls and you can just double-tap to play/pause the music.

A recent MySmartPrice report also revealed that the Buds Air got briefly listed on Flipkart, revealing that the truly wireless earphones by Realme will be priced at Rs 4,999. Another report by GSMArena revealed that the Buds Air, similar to the Apple AirPods and Samsung Galaxy Buds, will come with a wireless charging case.

Realme X2 and Realme Buds Air

Realme X2 and Realme Buds Air

Realme X2, X2 Star Wars Edition: What to expect

Realme X2 and X2 Star Wars edition are expected to come with the same specifications as the Realme X2 China variant. Since the China variant is already out, we know that the smartphone will likely feature a 6.4-inch fullHD+ Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1,080 x 2,340 pixels. The display comes with a waterdrop notch on the top and an in-display fingerprint sensor.

The device will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset and might offer 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variants. It is expected to come with 64 GB and 128 GB internal storage options.

In the camera department, Realme X2 and the Star Wars edition may come with a quad rear camera setup that includes 64 MP primary Samsung GW1 sensor, 8 MP wide-angle lens, 2 MP depth sensor and a 2 MP macro lens. On the front, the smartphone is expected to have a 32 MP camera.

In terms of battery, the smartphone might come equipped with a 4,000 mAh battery that supports 30W VOOC 4.0 flash charge tech.

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