Realme has just launched Realme 10 Pro series in China, and are expected to launch them in India early next month. Priced at the same price as the Realme 9 Pro, the new Realme 10 Pro offers a larger 120Hz LCD panel, updated design, Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 SoC, 108MP dual camera array and more. As a result, you may not be sure of specific changes. In this part, we’ll tackle that question and explore how the new Realme 10 Pro contrasts with the outgoing Realme 9 Pro. In this comparison, let’s see how the two phones differ from each other in terms of price, design and specifications.
Realme 10 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro: Price
The Realme 10 Pro Featuring two memory options: 8GB or 12GB RAM, the highest-end variant is available with 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. For the 8GB + 256GB variant, the price is RMB 1,599 (approx. Rs. 18,500), and for the 12GB + 256GB model, it is RMB 1,899 (approx. Rs. 21,900). Realme 10 Pro India price to be announced soon.
On the contrary, the Realme 9 Pro The price in India for the 6GB RAM version with 128GB storage starts at Rs 18,999 and the 8GB RAM version with 128GB storage costs Rs 20,999.
Realme 10 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro: Design, Display, Performance and Camera
The Realme 10 Pro seems to be light years ahead of the previous generation in terms of design. The Realme 10 Pro sports a dual camera module from the rear, with each lens placed separately at the top corner and the Realme logo at the bottom. Moving on to the button placement, the power button, which also serves as the fingerprint sensor, and the volume rockers are still on the right side. The speaker unit, SIM tray, USB Type C connector and microphone are located at the bottom, while the left side is empty. We’ll talk more about how the front of the phone has evolved in the display section.
The Realme 9 Pro, in comparison, has a glossy finish on the back and a more minimalist look. The phone’s rectangular rear camera module houses three sensors and an LED flash. As for the button placement, the power button is on the right side of the phone, while the volume buttons are on the left side. The speaker and USB Type C port are placed at the bottom.
At least in terms of LCD panels, the display on the Realme 10 Pro looks leagues ahead of the competition. The device features a 6.72-inch FHD+ IPS LCD screen with a 120Hz refresh rate, screen-to-body ratio of 93.76 percent, DC dimming and TUV Rheinland low blue light certification. The front facing sensor is now placed in the punch hole in the center of the panel.
There are no bezels on the top and sides of the phone and the surface appears to be pushed to the edges. He has a little beard.
The Realme 9 Pro, on the other hand, sports a 6.6-inch LCD panel with FHD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch response rate. With a selfie camera cutout in the top left corner, it also gets TUV Rheinland low blue light certification. The bezel situation of this phone is out of control, with substantial bezels on the top, sides and chin.
Processor, RAM and Storage
Both the Realme 9 Pro and the brand-new 10 Pro are powered by the mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 SoC. Unveiled early last year, this Qualcomm chip is present in many devices. Two SKUs of the Realme 10 Pro are available in the Chinese market: the base model, which has 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage, and the top model, which has 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage.
In contrast, the Realme 9 Pro has two SKUs, at least for the Indian market. The base model has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, while the top-tier model has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
In terms of operating system, the new Realme 10 Pro comes pre-installed with Android 13 and above with Realme UI 4.0 user interface. In contrast, the Realme 9 Pro comes pre-installed with Android 12 and will soon receive the Android 13 upgrade along with the Realme UI 3.0 skin.
The Realme 10 Pro packs a dual camera setup on the back, with a main Samsung HM6 108MP sensor along with a 2MP secondary sensor and dual-LED flash. There is a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats.
The Realme 9 Pro, in comparison, has a triple back camera setup with a primary 64MP sensor. The rear camera module also houses a 2MP macro camera and an 8MP ultra-wide sensor. On the front of the device is a 16MP sensor for selfies and video calls.
Both Realme 9 Pro and 10 Pro have batteries with 5,000mAh capacity and both have 33W charging speed.