Realme GT Master Edition Review
Realme GT Master Edition is the first smartphone with a snapdragon 778G processor launched in India. This phone comes with a unique design inspired by a traveling suitcase. The best thing about snapdragon 778G is that it offers smooth and snappy performance at an affordable price. This smartphone comes with a 120Hz AMOLED display and 360Hz touch sampling rate, 65W fast charging, 64MP triple camera setup thus making this product a beast under 30000INR. However, this phone falls backward in terms of short battery life and no stereo speakers.
Realme GT Master Edition Review: Specification and Features
Realme GT Master Edition launched in India on 18th August 2021. This phone has a display size of 6.43-inch and has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. It has an aspect ratio of 20:9. This phone comes with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor. Its top variant has 8GB of RAM and 256GB of ROM. This phone runs on Android 11 which is the latest right now. It has a battery of around 4300mAh with 65w super fast charging.
Realme GT Master Edition Review: Build Quality
The build quality of this smartphone is really good. The back of this smartphone is made out of vegan leather. It has a rugged back and no fear of scratches. Overall this smartphone is durable and tough.
The Realme Gt Master Edition consists of a triple camera setup on the rear. The setup consists of 64MP(f/1.8)+8MP(f/2.3)+2MP(f/2.4). The 64MP lens is the primary lens, 8MP is the ultra-wide lens and 2MP is the macro lens. In front, it has a punch hole camera of 32MP Sony IMX615 snapper same as one plus Nord 2. The front camera is decent for taking selfies. The images are sharp and vibrant and also had good details. The front camera of this smartphone is really good.
The 64MP lens has a pixel size of 0.7 microns. The primary lens captures clear and sharp images and is overall decent.
The 8MP lens has a pixel size of 1.12 microns. The ultra-wide lens does not offer images as clear as a primary lens but the images are still respectable and it has a better dynamic range as compared to other smartphones. The wide-angle lens does not perform well in low light conditions as it offers noisy images.
The 2MP lens has a pixel size of 88.8 microns. This lens is capable of capturing good close-up shots. If your subject is 4cm away then this lens will capture decent images but due to low-resolution details of the image is compromised.
In depth details of Realme Gt Master Edition Camera
The primary camera takes 16MP images but it has an option of 64MP. In low light conditions, the camera of this phone performs decently. The night mode in this phone captures clear and sharp images but sometimes it also overexposes the images. The night mode makes a difference and offers fairly well images.
In normal lighting conditions, this phone is amazing at capturing pictures. The dynamic range of this phone is really good as like other realme phones. Images are sharp but it gives a little yellowish tone to the skin.
This phone supports 4k 30fps recording but not 60fps. The camera of this phone is good for street photography because of its amazing features. It also consists of a variety of decent filters.
Realme Gt Master Edition Display
This smartphone runs on Realme UI 2.0 which is based on Android 11. This display is FHD+ SAMOLED and has a refresh rate of 120Hz. It also supports HDR 10+ and 1000 nits brightness. It has a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio which makes the bezel of this smartphone really thin. Overall the display of this smartphone is really decent for watching any type of video on this phone.
It is one of the first smartphone that comes with a snapdragon 778G chipset and it also packs in Kyro 670 core clocked at 2.4 GHz, 3 cortex A78 cores clocked at 2.2GHz, and four Cortex A55 cores clocked at 1.9GHz
In the graphics section also this phone is not behind. For the best gaming experience, it comes with Adreno 642GL GPU. This graphic chip gives users a decent gaming experience. This phone comes with 8 GB of ram but it also consists of 5Gb of virtual memory.
The performance of Realme GT Master Edition is really amazing. While we were reviewing this product we didn’t found any lags and jitters. This smartphone has a dedicated mode called “GT Mode”. Turning on this mode will bring out the peak performance of the smartphone. This smartphone also has 4D gaming vibration and Ultra HD visual effects for the best experience while gaming
Things to know about Snapdragon 778G
The new chipset of a snapdragon is quite good and efficient. While gaming on low and medium settings, it offers 60fps in almost 99 percent of the games but on high and ultra settings this chip provides fps around 40 to 45 in most of the games. Even if the processor heats up then also it manages to provide the same performance. The performance of this processor remains constant.
In Realme GT Master Edition, GT mode helps increase the overall performance of the phone while gaming. This phone does not heat much while gaming which is a good sign.
Realme GT Master Edition Review: Battery
Realme GT Master Edition has a battery unit of 4300mAh and a 65w fast charging adapter inside the box. The battery of this smartphone provides 4 to 5 hours of screen time depending upon the task performed on the smartphone. According to us the battery life of this smartphone is not really good but The 65w charging adapter makes the phone goes up from 0 to 100 in just 30 minutes, which is quite impressive.
This smartphone runs on Realme UI 2.0 on Android 11. The main problem with this UI is that consists of minor bloatware and pre-installed third-party apps. Most of the apps can be uninstalled but some of them can’t be uninstalled but you can block those apps.
You can customize the icons, accent colors, Always-on display customization, dark mode, and many more.
In conclusion, the UI is smooth and does not have any bugs and lags in it.
Who should buy Realme GT Master Edition?
Those who are looking for a unique design, fast charging, and a realme smartphone with snapdragon chipset in it, then you should go for this smartphone because other smartphones of Realme do not have snapdragon chipset and unique design like this one.
Who should not buy Realme GT Master Edition?
If you are looking for a smartphone that has a good camera, long-lasting battery, and stereo speaker setup then this smartphone is not for you. Try considering other smartphones like Oneplus Nord 2, Realme X7, etc.