Realme 5s got launched in India, along with the launch of their flagship phone, Realme X2 Pro. Realme 5s can be seen as an upgraded version of Realme 5. But how much of upgradations are attributed in the 5s? What are the differences between both Realme 5 and 5S? If I buy one of them what will be the specifications I will get? Also which one of them should I buy? Any more questions? Well, we are trying to put a full stop to these interrogations by comparing Realme 5 and Realme 5s.
First of all, let us provide the specifications and features of both the smartphones. And then we will sum it up to comparison.
Realme 5 Specifications
Realme 5 is fueled by the Octa-core processor (2 GHz, Quad-core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad-core, Kryo 260). It comes in three memory configurations like - 3GB + 32GB / 4GB + 64GB / 4GB + 128GB. It runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 Chipset. Android 9 is the operating system of Realme 5.
When we look into the display we can see an IPS LCD with screen resolution f 720 x 1600 pixels and 270 PPI. The aspect ratio is of 20:9 and the screen-to-body ratio counts 82.07 %. the phone measures 164.4 mm x 75.6 mm x 9.3 mm and weighs 198 grams. Realme offers a 13 MP Front Camera and quad camera setting of 12+8+2+2 MP. The battery is of 5000 mAh. Realme 5 comes in two color variants- Crystal Blue, Crystal Purple.
Realme 5s Specifications
The phone runs on ColorOS 6 based on Android 9 Pie. Provide a waterdrop display with 1600 x 720-pixels. The display is of 6.5-inch (16.5cm) HD. It runs on octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 AIE chipset. Provides two memory variables 4GB+64GB / 4+128GB.
The power is provided by the 5000 mAh battery. In Realme 5s quad-camera settings are present. It comprises- 48-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL GM1 sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor, a 2-megapixel portrait sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor as well. The front camera is of 13MP
The Differences and Similarities
Two of them are almost the same. The front of the devices looks similar. The ultimate difference between Realme 5 and 5s is, of course, the rear camera. The primary sensor of the rear camera is the so-called difference Realme put in the 5s. The primary sensor of Realme 5 is 12 MP and in 5s it grows to 48 MP.
Another r difference we can point out is the memory variants. Realme 5 gives three options as 3GB + 32GB / 4GB + 64GB / 4GB + 128GB. At the same plane Realme 5s offers 4GB+64GB / 4+128GB options.
Another difference is the color variants. The new member 5s gives an extra color option called Crystal Red. The old Realme 5 provides two options Crystal Blue and Crystal Purple.
All the other features are identical to these Realme siblings. Even we can expect the replacement of Realme 5 with the 5s as it could not be seen as a new phone but just an upgradation of the existing one.