This will be the brand’s first device to feature a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor. The Realme GT2 Explorer Master, which will be available on July 12 with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, has been revealed today. The new flagship will feature a triple camera setup with a 50MP sensor behind the wide lens, as well as OIS.
Almost all of the major smartphone manufacturers announced the launch of their upcoming flagships that would use Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor the moment Qualcomm unveiled it. Realme also confirmed that its first smartphone, powered by the new Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, will be unveiled in China soon. The device is expected to be known as the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition, and Realme has now confirmed its release date.
According to an official press release, it is a “one-of-a-kind yet classic Travel Trunk design that reflects the urban outdoor lifestyle that young generations prefer.” It’s also the first time Jae-Jun, a fashion designer who has previously worked with The North Face and Ralph Lauren, has worked with the brand. He’ll be taking over the canvas from Naoto Fukusawa.
Realme GT2 Explorer Master 2022 Key Notes
- Realme has announced the release date for its upcoming Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition.
- In China, the device with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor will be released in July.
- The Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition is expected to have a 120Hz AMOLED panel, a 50MP primary camera, and support for 150W fast charging.
The Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition Launch Timeline
The Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition, as seen in the promotional poster, will be available in China in July 2022. While the company hasn’t specified a release date, we don’t expect it to be too late, as Xiaomi and ASUS are expected to unveil their latest flagships during the first week of July. The Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition is expected to be released in China in the first half of July.
Specifications for the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition (expected)
In terms of specifications, the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition is expected to have a 6.7-inch FHD+ 10-bit AMOLED panel with a refresh rate of 120Hz. A Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor will likely be paired with up to 12GB RAM and up to 512GB internal storage in the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition.
The device is said to have a 50MP main camera with OIS, a 50MP ultra-wide-angle camera, and a 2MP tertiary lens for optics. The Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition is expected to have a 16MP selfie camera on the front.
In terms of dimensions, the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition will be 161.374.38.2(mm) in length and 199 grams in weight. In terms of software, the device will ship with the Realme UI 3.0 skin based on Android 12. Finally, the Realme GT 2 Explorer Master Edition is expected to have a 2,440mAh dual-cell battery with 150W fast charging support.
The camera design is similar to the GT Neo3 series, with one large lens and two smaller ones beneath, as well as a dual LED flash in the center. A leaked image also revealed flat sides, with a USB-C port, speaker grille, and microphone on the bottom (a 3.5mm audio jack is extremely unlikely).
The GT2 Explorer Master is already listed on TENAA as having a 6.7″ Full HD+ screen and a 5,000 mAh battery. According to reports, Realme will release the phone in two variants, one with 100W charging and the other with 150W charging. The colors mentioned were white, green, and brown, with the latter being the one seen in all of the teased and leaked photos.