Realme Narzo series has been recently launched in India along with Realme Buds Air 2. The series comprises two smartphones namely Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G & Realme Narzo 30A. Both Phones come with great specifications, Realme Narzo 30Pro is the upper-end smartphone of Narzo 30 series that is going to be the cheapest 5G smartphone in the Indian market.
Realme Narzo 30 series will be put on sale via Flipkart and Realme.com on March 4 and the phone is quite similar to its Realme X7 as they both works on Dimensity 800U processor but the difference arises in the display section as Realme X7 has AMOLED display whereas Narzo 30Pro 5G has IPS Display. The Phone base price is set to be INR Rs 17k for the 6GB + 64GB variant whereas the 8GB + 128GB variant going to be around INR Rs 20k.
Pros & Cons
- Supports 4K Video-recording.
- 5000 mAh Battery.
- The battery gets completely charged in 65 minutes.
- 180Hz touch sampling rate
- Cheapest 5G smartphone
- Widevine L1 and Camera to API support.
- No latest Android version
- Supports Hybrid SIM card slot
- Polycarbonate back
Price: Starting from around Rs 17k
Display: 6.5″ (16.51 cm)
Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 800U
Front Camera: 16MP
Rear Camera: 48 MP +8 MP +2MP
RAM: 6GB / 8GB
Storage: 64GB / 128GB
Operating System: Android 10, RealmeUI
Realme Narzo 30Pro comes in two color variant of Sword Black & Blade Silver that have matte in finish on it. The plus point about this back is that it does not attract fingerprint marks and can be kept neat & tidy. The body is made fully of polycarbonate, it would be better if they have provided Glass back.
Realme Narzo 30Pro has curved edges which looks premium in design as well as comfortable to hold in hand. The smartphone size is normal and can be holded with firm grip in average hands. It weighs around 200 grams which is surprisingly less than expected.
MODEL: Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G
OTG Compatible: Yes
DIMENSION: 162.2×75.1×9.1 mm
WEIGHT: 200 grams
AVAILABLE COLOURS: Sword Black, Blade Silver
Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G is inbuilt with a regular IPS LCD display which comes with FHD+ resolution. The phone has a punch-hole type display design with the camera mounted on the top left corner of the phone. The bezels and chin of Narzo 30Pro are appreciably thin.
It comes with 180Hz touch sampling rate along with a 120Hz fast refresh-rate. Viewing angles are also good and overall we can say that Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G is going to give an excellent multimedia experience. The phone can reach the maximum brightness of 600 nits that gives good outdoor visibility too.
SCREEN SIZE: 6.5″ (16.51 cm)
SCREEN RESOLUTION: 1080×2400 pixels
REFRESH RATE: 120Hz
DISPLAY TYPE: IPS LCD Display
PIXEL DENSITY: 405 PPI
BRIGHTNESS: ~600 nits
SCREEN TO BODY RATIO: 83.74% (Actual)
SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE
Realme Narzo 30 Pro is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 800U processor which is of course a 5G processor with a wide band of network susceptibility. With a 120Hz fast refresh-rate, the phone performance becomes exceptionally fast and no lags can be seen while playing games or doing multitasking.
The phone also has Widevine L1 support which means that user can stream their favorite shows in full HD resolution on OTT platforms. The phone comes with 4GB and 6GB RAM options that have 64GB and 128GB primary storage options respectively. Overall, the performance of this phone will be great in day to day life.
RAM: 6GB/ 8GB
ROM: 64GB/ 128GB
USB OTG Support: YES
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Dimensity 800U
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 10, RealmeUI
PRIMARY CLOCK SPEED: 2.4 GHz
GPU: Mali-G57 MC3
EXPANDABLE STORAGE: Yes (Upto 256GB)
Narzo 30Pro 5G comes with a 48MP primary camera sensor which is Samsung’s sensor. It clicks good photos with excellent Dynamic Range, color saturation and sharpness of the photos is also good. This Narzo smartphone comes with a camera to API support means we can install GCam on this smartphone and get more image editing tools.
The video recording of this smartphone is also very good with great stabilization. The Dynamic Range of the video is also far better than other smartphones under this price range. Realme Narzo 30Pro comes with Gyro-EIS support that provides additional functionality to the phone’s camera.
REAR CAMERA: 48MP (f/1.8, Wide)+ 8MP (f/2.3, 119° Ultrawide)+ 2MP (f/2.4, macro)
FRONT CAMERA: 16MP (f/2.1, Wide).
FLASH: YES (LED flash)
FLASH POSITION: Rear
VIDEO RECORDING: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps,
OTHER CAMERA FEATURES: HDR, Continuous shooting, Gyro EIS, 10× Digital Zoom, Touch to Focus, etc.
Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G packed with a powerful 5000mAh battery that can easily survive for almost two days in normal usage. The battery is ideal for gamers as it comes along with a 30W Dart-charger which claims to charge 50% of the battery in 30 minutes and 100% in 65 minutes.
BATTERY CAPACITY: 5000 mAh
BATTERY TYPE: Li-ion battery
BATTERY CHARGER: 30 W Dart charging (100% charge in 65 minutes)
USB Type C: Yes
WIRELESS CHARGING: No
Though Realme Narzo 30Pro is the cheapest 5G smartphone but it seems that the phone hasn’t compromised with its sensors. The phone has nearly all major sensors present which is working well and fine. We can also see the noise cancellation microphone that is missed by some smartphone manufacturers in this budget segment.
The fingerprint sensor is side-mounted and works really fast. The dual-band Wi-Fi support with 5GHz band range along with decent Bluetooth V5.2 can also be seen in Realme Narzo 30Pro 5G.
Wi-fi: YES (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)
OTHER Wi-fi RELATED FEATURES: Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot.
GPS: Yes (A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS)
NFC( Near Field Communication ): No
BLUETOOTH: YES (v5.1)
USB: YES (USB 2.0)
USB RELATED FEATURES: Data Transfer, USB Charging
5G READY: Yes
HEADPHONE JACK PORT: Yes
MAGNETIC COMPASS: YES
PROXIMITY SENSOR: Yes
LIGHT SENSOR: YES
UNLOCK FEATURES: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Face Unlock, etc.