Logan The Tech Guy
Realme Book Slim is out!
The Realme Book Slim is out and it's powered by a Core i3-1115G4 and a Core i5-1135G7, respectively. Both models come with an 8 GB LPDDR4X RAM as standard with the memory of the Core i3 version clocking at 3,733 MHz and that of the Core i5 version at 4,266 MHz. The rest of the specifications are mostly familiar for both the Realme Book Slim SKUs.
The Realme Book Slim measures about 15.5 at its thickest side and tips the scales at 1.38 kg.
The Realme Book Slim accentuates a 14-inch 3.2 2,160 x 1,440 panel with a 90% screen-to-body ratio that is rated for 400-nit peak brightness and a 100% sRGB colour gamut. Realme offers two storage options — a 256 GB SanDisk SSD or a 512 GB Samsung SSD.
Connectivity includes Wi-Fi 6 with Bluetooth 5.2 for the Core i5 model and Wi-Fi 5 with Bluetooth 5.1 for the entry-level Core i3 variant. The Core i5 version also features a Thunderbolt 4 port in addition to USB 3 Type-A and Type-C ports while the Core i3 makes do with two USB 3 Type-C ports instead of a Thunderbolt 4 port. The power button houses a fingerprint sensor.
A 54 Whr battery powers the innards, which the company professes that it can offer up to 11 hours of 1080p video playback and 8.5 hours endurance per charge for office work. The laptop also supports 65 W Super-Fast Charge technology for topping up the battery to up to 50% in 30 minutes. It is also compatible with the Realme 30 W Dart Charge that allows simultaneous charging of several USB Type-C port devices.
Realme said that users of Realme smartphones can use the Realme Book Slim to access all smartphone functions including notifications, clipboard, and file sharing via the PC Connect app. Currently, PC Connect only works with Realme GT series phones, but the company said that support for other Realme smartphones is in the pipeline.
The Realme Book Slim will be available on realme.com, Flipkart, and offline stores from August 30 at noon IST. Pricing starts from US$633 for the Core i3 version and US$808 for the Core i5 version. The company is also offering discounted introductory prices at US$606 and US$768 respectively.