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Realme XT Receiving Its First Software Update, Brings September Security Patch, Improved Camera Performance

Realme‘s first 64-megapixel smartphone, the Realme XT, released on different occasions and was teased at the official launch of the Realme 5 and the Realme 5 Pro. The smartphone was launched in different countries on September 13 and went on its first sale on Monday, September 16. It has only been 2 days since the smartphone has been on sale and the company has as of now started rolling out its first software update. This new software update brings the most recent Android security patch, alongside camera performance improvements.

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Realme has begun revealing out an OTA software update for the Realme XT,  its first smartphone with a 64-megapixel camera in different countries. This update has an RMX1921EX_11_A.10 version number and is 207MB in size. We got this software update on our Realme XT unit.

The Realme XT update changelog notices improved quality of photos, improved execution for camera previews, and September Android Security patch in its release notes. The OTA update appears to be a staged roll-out and will reach Realme XT units in a phased way. If you have as of late purchased a Realme XT, you can expect a notification regarding this update. On the other hand, you can head to Settings > Software Updates to make the gadget look for an update.

 Software Update,

The Realme XT is among the few phones to support a 64-megapixel sensor under CNY 1995. It supports a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with an in-display fingerprint scanner and a waterdrop style notch. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 712 SoC and accompanies three RAM and storage variants. The Realme XT begins at CNY 1596 for the base 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant and goes all the way up to CNY 1895 for 8GB RAM, 128GB storage variant.

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Key Specs

  • Display 40-inch (1080×2340)
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 712
  • Front Camera 16MP
  • Rear Camera 2MP + 64MP + 8MP + 2MP
  • RAM 8GB
  • Storage 128GB
  • Battery Capacity 4000mAh
  • OSAndroid 9 Pie


  • Premium looks, good build
  • Good set of cameras
  • Strong overall performance
  • Good battery life, quick charging


  • Camera app lacks some basic features

Realme XT Full Specifications

·         General
Brand Realme
Model XT
Release date 13th September 2019
Form factor Touchscreen
Body type Glass
Dimensions (mm) 158.70 x 75.16 x 8.55
Weight (g) 183.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 4000
Removable battery No
Fast charging VOOC
Wireless charging No
Colours Pearl Blue, Pearl White

·         Display

Screen size (inches) 6.40
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×2340 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio 19.5:9

·         Hardware

Processor 2.3GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 712
Internal storage 128GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256

·         Camera

Rear camera  2-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.75-micron) + 64-megapixel (f/1.8, 0.8-micron) + 8-megapixel (f/2.25, 1.12-micron) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.75-micron)
Rear autofocus Yes
Rear flash Yes
Front camera 16-megapixel

·         Software

Operating system Android 9 Pie
Skin ColorOS 6

·         Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 5.00
USB Type-C Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes

·         Sensors

Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes