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Realme 7 Pro gets software update even before it goes on sale: Here’s what it changes

The update version number RMX2170_11_A.11 brings some improvements on the security and camera level for the handset.

Realme 7 Pro
Realme 7 Pro (Realme India)

Realme, just before the IFA 2020 announcement, launched its Realme 7 series in India. The line-up included the Realme 7 and the Realme 7 Pro. While both of them are yet to go on sale, the Pro model has already received its first software update. The update version number RMX2170_11_A.11 brings some improvements on the security and camera level for the handset. As mentioned by reports, the update, besides introducing several camera optimisations, also bumps up the security patch level to September 5. It also fixes a few bugs and optimizes the "Mute-Bell-Vibrate" icon state.

Here’s the update log:

Security
-Android Security patch: September, 2020.

System
-Optimised the invalid touch control issue under some scenarios.
-Optimised ‘Mute-Bell-Vibrate’ icon state.
-Optimised the clarity of the camera when using third-party apps.

Camera
-Optimised the preview fluency of the Portrait mode when using the camera.
-Optimised the clarity of the HDR when using the front camera.
-Optimised the clarity of the HDR in Night mode.
-Fixed the probalistic colour cast issue in ULTRA MACRO mode.

Charging
-Fixed the probalistic power display issue while charging in low power.

Also read: CEO Madhav Sheth on why Realme 7 smartphones launched six months after Realme 6 series in India

Realme 7 Pro price and availability

The 7 Pro will come in 6GB+128GB and 8GB+128GB models, priced at Rs 19,999 and Rs 21,999 respectively. It may go on sale starting September 14 in India. 

Realme 7 Pro specs and features

The smartphone has a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED FHD+ (2400x1080 resolution) screen with 20:9 aspect ratio, 90.8% screen-to-body ratio and 600nits peak brightness. Powering it is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor along with Adreno 618 GPU. As for the cameras, the Realme 7 Pro gets a 64-megapixel IMX682 primary camera + 8-megapixel 119-degree ultra wide-angle camera + macro lens + B&W portrait lens. There’s also a 32-megapixel front camera.

The highlight however, is the 65W SuperDart Charge tech, which is not usually seen in smartphones priced at  19,999. Realme claims that with this tech, the phone can be charged up to 100% within 34 mins and 15% in 3 minutes. The 7 Pro has a 4500mAh battery backup.

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