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Realme 8i: Yet another new line-up on the 8-series from the Realme

Realme Nepal has launched a new smartphone from its 8th series recently. The Realme 8i succeeds the last year’s Realme 7i. Here, we will look at the specifications, features, availability, and the official price of Realme 8i in Nepal.

Realme 8i Overview

Display and Design

Realme 8i features a 6.6-inch IPS LCD with a very high refresh rate of 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of 180Hz. The former is very flexible within six different levels. Not to forget, this is the first Realme phone to have 1 nit of brightness level with also 600 nits of peak brightness.

realme 8i color options

As per the design, there is a rectangular camera setup at the rear panel of the 8i while the punch-hole cutout stays above the screen holding the selfie snapper. The handset measures 195 grams while measures 8.5mm in thickness. The two-color variations available in the model are – Space Black and Space Purple.

Performance and Memory

Powering the Realme 8i is MediaTek Helio G96 based on a 12nm manufacturing process. The chipset made its debut with the same phone. It integrates Realme UI 2.0 on top of Android 11 on the software front.

realme 8i performance

Memory side, it has 4GB and 6GB RAM configurations coupled with 64GB and 128GB memory respectively. Like the Realme 8s 5G, the 8i features “DRE Technology” for virtual RAM expansion up to 5GB.


Moving on to optics, there is a triple-camera setup on the rear panel of Realme 8i. It has a 50MP main camera, a B&W portrait lens, and a 4cm macro sensor. Likewise, there lies a 16MP selfie shooter at the punch-hole cutout above the screen like that of the Realme 8s 5G.

realme 8i camera

Battery and Extras

Fueling the device is a massive 5,000mAh battery cell with an 18W fast charging capacity. There is a physical side-mounted fingerprint scanner and a software-based face unlock for security purposes. Lastly, dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.1 stand for connectivity options.

Realme 8i Specifications

  • Display: 6.6-inch IPS LCD, 120Hz, 6-level refresh rate (45/60/50/90/120Hz), 600nits
  • Resolution: FHD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels)
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio G96 4G (12nm Mobile Platform)
  • RAM: 4/6GB LPDDR4X RAM (expandable up to 5GB)
  • Storage: 64/128GB storage (expandable)
  • Software: Realme UI 2.0 on top of Android 11
  • Rear Camera: Triple (50MP primary, B&W portrait, 4cm macro)
  • Front Camera: 16MP (punch-hole)
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1
  • Battery: 5,000mAh with 18W charging
  • Color options: Space Black, and Space Purple

Realme 8i Price in Nepal

The Realme 8i price in Nepal is NPR 23,799 for the 4/64GB memory variant. Likewise, the 6/128GB variant costs NPR 27,199 in the market. You can buy the model from Realme authorized store across Nepal

ModelRealme 8i price in Nepal (official)
Realme 8i (4/64GB)NPR 23,799
Realme 8i (6/128GB)NPR 27,199

Also Read:The new Realme C11 2021 starts sale in Nepal with the Android Go version

Pragya Sapkota
Pragya Sapkota
I am a tech content writer at Youtech Nepal who loves travelling and watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S. Just looking for the light in life!!!

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