Realme has by and by increased current standards for what customers ought to anticipate from a mid-extend premium cell phone with its new X3 and X3 SuperZoom gadgets. With costs beginning at just Rs. 24,999 for the Realme X3 and Rs. 27,999 for the Realme X3 SuperZoom, you can expect a first in class 4G SoC, a quick 120Hz showcase, and top notch optics. Today we’ll be looking at the X3 SuperZoom, whose feature highlight is a noteworthy looking fax camera that is fit for 5x optical and 60x half breed zoom. Periscope-style camera frameworks have so far been utilized in progressively costly Android telephones, however with the X3 SuperZoom, Realme is carrying this tech to a more extensive crowd.
Just taking a gander at the details and value, the Realme X3 SuperZoom appears to be good to go to be an incredible all-rounder. Would it be a good idea for you to get it as opposed to other likewise evaluated contributions, for example, the Realme X2 Pro (Review) or the OnePlus 7T (Review)? We should discover.
Realme X3 SuperZoom cameras: Great in sunshine
The fundamental contrast between the Realme X3 and the SuperZoom model is the fax camera. The X3 SuperZoom highlights a 8-megapixel periscope-style camera, which permits it to accomplish an asserted 5x optical zoom. This camera likewise has a f/3.4 gap and optical adjustment. Different cameras incorporate an essential one with a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 sensor, a 8-megapixel wide-edge camera, and a 2-megapixel full scale camera. For selfies, you get two cameras implanted in the showcase, a primary 32-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX616 sensor and a f/2.5 gap, and a 8-megapixel wide-edge camera with a f/2.2 opening.
The camera application offers catches in the viewfinder to bounce to zoom levels, for example, 2x, 5x, and 10x. The zoom catches change to a vertical slider in the event that you long-press them, giving you progressively granular zoom control. You can push the slider as far as possible up to 60x, and this is even conceivable in Night mode. The X3 SuperZoom will carefully amplify a scene till about 4.9x, after which, it changes to the fax camera right to 60x.
Despite the fact that you get 5x amplification, the genuine optical zoom level is by all accounts about 2.1x, which I got by partitioning the central lengths of the fundamental and fax cameras. Most phonemakers never uncover genuine optical zoom esteems, as these are frequently a ton lower than publicized numbers, which likely doesn’t make for excellent showcasing.
Normally, I needed to think about picture quality delivered by the Realme X3 SuperZoom against the absolute best cell phones I could get my hands on — the OnePlus 8 Pro (Review) and the Samsung Galaxy S20+ (Review). At 5x zoom, the picture quality from the X3 SuperZoom is noteworthy. This telephone figured out how to catch preferred subtleties over the 8 Pro and Galaxy S20+, which says a great deal. Moving to 10x amplification, the Galaxy S20+ made up for lost time however the X3 SuperZoom kept on creating a perfect picture with great subtleties, pushing past the OnePlus 8 Pro.
In low light, the fax camera catches helpless subtleties, except if you utilize one of the Night modes. The Realme X3 SuperZoom highlights Nightscape 4.0, which incorporates extra low-light shooting modes called Pro Nightscape and Starry. The previous essentially gives you manual controls and just works with the fundamental camera, while the last is supposed to have the option to catch stars and heavenly bodies in the sky. I couldn’t catch any stars because of an unendingly shady storm sky, yet I trust it will work, given reasonable conditions. Brilliant mode works with the fundamental and fax cameras
Night mode works for the wide-edge camera as well, which assists catch with bettering subtleties. The primary camera, shockingly, didn’t oversee generally excellent quality low-light pictures without Night mode. In auto mode, surfaces commonly looked foggy and grainy, and edges were ineffectively characterized. Night mode helped fix this however there’s still a lot of extension for development.
The primary sensor truly sparkles when shooting during the day. Subtleties and hues are commonly acceptable and even the wide-point camera figures out how to keep up. Close-up shots in sunlight look great as well, with a lot of subtleties and lively hues. The large scale camera works tolerably well, gave there’s a decent measure of light around. Indeed, even without a committed profundity sensor, representation shots looked great, with genuinely exact edge location.
The X3 SuperZoom catches selfies at the full 32-megapixel goal, rather than utilizing pixel binning for a littler document size. Subtleties are acceptable when shooting in sunlight, in spite of the fact that HDR can be all in or all out. The wide-point camera is helpful and I saw HDR shots as more reliable with this sensor. Picture subtleties are commonly frail in low light, however you can utilize Night mode for both selfie cameras, which helps showing signs of improvement photographs.
Presently, how about we investigate video. Tragically, Realme has excluded a Pro video mode, however the X3 SuperZoom can shoot up to 4K at 60fps. You can switch between the primary, wide-point, and fax cameras, if you’re taking shots at 1080p. At 4K, just the essential camera is utilized. Hues look very overstated at 4K, yet less at 1080p.
Adjustment is acceptable during the day, yet in low light, video is grainy and your strides can cause irritating shakes in the video. There’s a switch for Ultra Steady video, which supports adjustment for the principle camera. Empowering the ‘Maximum’ flip changes to the wide-point camera and yields film for a gimbal-like impact, however picture quality drops. The HDR switch should support the dynamic scope of video yet I didn’t see it as compelling as OnePlus’ answer on the 8 Pro.
Generally speaking, I think the fax camera in the X3 SuperZoom is excellent, if you shoot fundamentally in sunshine and at up to sensible amplification levels. I like the extended Nightscape modes as well, which can be helpful. Be that as it may, without Night mode, all the sensors truly appear to battle with low-light stills and even video.
Realme X3 SuperZoom execution: No bad things to say
Realme is boasting about the X3 SuperZoom’s capacity to siphon out the most elevated AnTuTu benchmark score for a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ controlled gadget. While Realme may have gotten its guaranteed 5,17,743 score in its lab, I was just ready to get around 5,08,491 focuses, which is still acceptable. Obviously, a benchmark score doesn’t generally ensure genuine execution, yet I’m glad to report that the X3 SuperZoom feels fast being used. I’m utilizing the top-end variation, with 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 capacity.
Aside from these strong center details, the other purpose behind the smart feel is the 120Hz LCD show. Realme chose to go with a LCD board with a quicker invigorate rate rather than a more slow (90Hz) AMOLED board, as on the X2 Pro. The 6.6-inch full-HD+ LCD board is very acceptable, with solid hues. An ongoing update seems to have fixed an issue with brilliance that I saw when I initially unpacked this telephone. In any case, I would have favored a more slow AMOLED show, for increasingly lively hues and better difference at lower brilliance levels.
Something you relinquish with a LCD board is the chance of an in-show unique finger impression sensor. The X3 SuperZoom has a capacitive sensor in the force button on the right, which functions admirably with only a light tap. There’s face acknowledgment as well, which is similarly fast. Another helpful component that the X2 Pro has however is missing here is sound system speakers. The X3 SuperZoom needs to manage with a solitary base terminating speaker. It’s uproarious, and there’s Dolby Atmos as well, yet the experience isn’t as vivid as I would have enjoyed.
Gaming execution is phenomenal. The X3 SuperZoom can without much of a stretch handle requesting games from the Google Play store. The body of this telephone gets warm after delayed interactivity yet I never viewed it as ridiculously hot. Realme says it has utilized a fume cooling framework, which appears to be viable.
You can utilize two Nano-SIM cards in the Realme X3 SuperZoom simultaneously, yet there’s no microSD card opening for extending the inward stockpiling. You likewise get double band Wi-Fiac, Bluetooth 5, and backing for the typical exhibit of sensors and satellite route frameworks.
Realme X3 SuperZoom battery: Heavy obligation
Battery life was strong, and even with substantial utilization, I had the option to easily utilize the X3 SuperZoom for a whole day before expecting to charge it. The 4,200mAh battery likewise did well in our HD video circle test, going on for a decent 21 hours and 42 minutes. That is amazing, considering the top-end SoC and high-invigorate rate show. You get a 30W ‘Dart Charge’ quick charger in the container, which figures out how to fill the battery in a little under 60 minutes. The Realme X2 Pro bolstered 50W charging, yet this is still bounty quick in the event that you ask me.
Realme X3 SuperZoom plan: Classic Realme
I’ve saved this segment for the end in light of the fact that there’s not a great deal that is new. In exemplary Realme style, you get a unique completion for the rear of the telephone, and this time it’s supposed to be roused by the Arctic. The X3 SuperZoom comes in two hues, Arctic White and Glacier Blue, of which I have the previous. The bended glass back feels extraordinary to the touch, on account of its smooth matte completion. The gadget feels strong by and large, and despite the fact that the X3 SuperZoom is marginally huge and powerful, it’s as yet agreeable to utilize.
Decision: Should you purchase the Realme X3 SuperZoom?
On the off chance that you’ve made it this far, you presumably know at this point the Realme X3 SuperZoom is for sure a decent all-rounder. The base variation is estimated at Rs. 27,999 for 8GB of RAM and 128GB of capacity, while the subsequent variation costs Rs. 32,999 for 12GB of RAM and 256GB of capacity. The two variations of the telephone offer tremendous worth considering all the highlights they pack in.
At last, everything relies upon what you need from your cell phone. On the off chance that a fax camera with a long zoom extend is a higher need, at that point the X3 SuperZoom is the undeniable decision. Else, on the off chance that you watch recordings significantly more than you take photographs, at that point I feel the Realme X2 Pro or even the OnePlus 7T (Review) are as yet incredible alternatives.