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Realme GT 2 5G launches with Snapdragon 888, 120Hz AMOLED screen

Realme GT 2 color options
Alongside the Pro model, Realme also launched the vanilla GT 2 with a smaller 6.62-inch AMOLED display and a less powerful Snapdragon 888 5nm processor. Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protected the display, which have 1300 nits peak brightness, 120Hz refresh rate, and HDR10+ supports.

The rear cameras configuration have been lowered to reflect new changes too. Although the smartphone still retain the 50MP Sony IMX766 main camera on the GT 2 Pro, the secondary camera have been downgraded to 8MP ultra-wide angle lens, while the third camera still remain 2MP, which is meant for macro shots.

Liquid cooling is applied to lower the CPU temperature, and there is HyperSmart antenna switching tech for stable reliable network signal. The Realme GT 2 have dual speakers enhanced by Dolby Atmos, but it does not have 3.5mm audio jack. MicroSD slot is also missing, although dual SIM slots with 5G reception are present.

Realme GT 2 Specifications

  • Display: 6.62-inch Full HD+ (2400x1080) AMOLED E4, 20:9 aspect ratio, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, up to 1300 nits brightness, Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G 4nm 64-bit chipset
  • GPU: Adreno 660
  • RAM: 8GB / 12GB LPDDR5
  • Storage: 128GB / 256GB (UFS 3.1)
  • Rear Camera (Triple): 50MP (Sony IMX766), f/1.8 aperture, OIS, dual LED flash; 12MP ultra-wide angle (119°) camera with f/2.2 aperture; 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera: 16MP (Sony IMX471), f/2.5 aperture
  • Audio: USB-C Audio, Hi-Res audio, dual speakers, Dolby Atmos
  • Water Protection: None
  • Operating System: Android 12, realme UI 3.0
  • Biometrics: In-display fingerprint sensor
  • SIM: Dedicated dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • Connectivity: 5G (SA/NSA), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ax (dual-band), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS (L1+L5)/GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • Dimensions: 162.9×75.8×8.6mm
  • Battery: 5,000mAh, 65W fast charging
  • Color(s): Titanium Blue, Forged Black, Master Paper, Master Sen


Realme GT 2 8GB/128GB -> CN¥2699 (US$424)
Realme GT 2 8GB/256GB -> CN¥2899 (US$456)
Realme GT 2 12GB/256GB -> CN¥3199 (US$503)

The smartphone will be available from January 7th in China, but it can be order starting today. The firm is giving CN¥200 discount for early purchase.

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