Realme X50 Pro Player Edition 5G with support for 90Hz refresh rate Launched


Realme first unveiled the Ralme X50 Pro in China in March 2020. Barely two months after the company has launched a new game-focused variant dubbed Realme X50 Pro Player Edition. The smartphone was part of a series of products unveiled today by the company.

The Realme X50 Pro Player Edition shares the same design with the X50 Pro 5G which recently made an entry to the European market.  It features a 3D curved glass, curved waistline, and new upgraded coating technology, which not only has a higher value but also provides better grip.

The new model packs a 6.44-inch 20:9 Samsung E3 AMOLED display with dual punch-hole and support for 90Hz refresh rate. The display has a resolution of 2400 x 1800 pixels and also supports 180Hz touch sampling rate, is HDR 10+ certified and brings 100% DCI-P3 color gamut. The punch-hole design enables the phone to achieve a 92% screen ratio.

The X50 Pro Player Edition is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 processor paired with 6GB/ 8GB/ 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB UFS 3.1 storage across the board. The phone features a 4200mAh battery and also has support for 65W SuperDart flash charge. You also get the Gaming VC liquid cooling system to prevent the smartphone from heating up during extreme use.

In terms of the camera, The X50 Pro Player Edition is equipped with a dual-camera setup at the front and a Quad-camera setup at the back. The main camera is a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor teaming up with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle, as well as a portrait lens and a. Te camera support AI colorful mode, Super Night Scene 3.0, UIS Max super video stabilization, real-time blur and slow-motion video. The front camera has a 16-megapixel wide-angle lens and a portrait lens.

The X50 Pro Player also has stereo dual speakers, supports Dolby and Hi-Res audio, super shock linear motor, customized 4D gaming shock, Hyperboost full speed gaming mode. In terms of network connectivity, the phone utilises a 360° surround antenna and supports 5G dual-mode full Netcom and Wi-Fi 6.

In terms of the pricing, the Real X50 Pro Player Edition 6GB + 128GB version is priced at 2699 yuan (~$380). The 8GB + 128GB version goes for 2999 yuan (~$423) while the top-end 12GB  128GB variant is priced at 3299 yuan (~$465).