Realme UI 4.0 update: release date in India, List of supported devices, rollout schedule, features, and more
Realme UI 4.0 launch is just around the corner. The latest generation custom interface from Realme, which is random It has grown to become the second largest shipping smartphone company in India By Q2 2022, will definitely see huge demand. The company has already started beta testing the latest version of the custom interface in the country and has also created a tentative timeline where all users can get the update. In addition, this update offers Realme smartphone users many new features on their phones and most importantly, access to the latest version of Android 13 – with all its security and privacy features. On that note, here’s everything you must know about Realme UI 4.0 and everything it brings to the table.
Realme UI 4.0 Release Date
Realme has already started enabling early access for its latest generation custom interface and that’s it already introduced For Realme GT 2 Pro. However, it is currently being rolled out as a beta update to early testers, so users who are keen to be among the first to get Realme UI 4.0 may also encounter bugs and glitches as part of the update.
As for the stable update, although the date is not yet known, Realme UI 4.0 is likely to roll out in its stable build by October – starting next month. The rollout schedule is likely to remain the same as the early access beta schedule described below.
Realme UI 4.0: How to Download
Each eligible device will receive a prompt for the software update it receives, but only when a stable version is built. If you want to get the Early Access (Beta) version of Realme UI 4.0, use the following steps:
- Go to settings
- Scroll down to find the ‘Software Update’ section
- Check for any stable update and make sure your phone is on the latest UI version
- Tap on the ‘Settings’ icon at the top right and tap on ‘Trial Version’
- Tap on the ‘Early Access’ tab and select ‘Apply Now’
- Fill the required information on the screen
After completing these steps, you will be eligible to receive the early access beta version of Realme UI 4.0 based on Android 13 as soon as it is released for your device. Note that the early access version may come with bugs that may hamper your usage experience and it is not ideal to use the beta software version on your primary smartphone as it may lead to unexpected crashes and data loss.
Realme UI 4.0 features
Like every year, the latest version of Realme UI brings with it many new features. On that note, here’s a look at what Realme UI 4.0 brings to the table.
According to reports, Realme UI 4.0 will bring a new theme with it, which will also take advantage of Android 13’s themed icons. Called ‘Aquamorphic’, the theme is already available for OnePlus and OPPO users and is now set to roll out for Realme users this time as a major primary cosmetic update.
Privacy is expected to be a big part of Realme UI 4.0. With the privacy dashboard coming as part of Android 13, Realme is also expected to add a number of new features, including a photo picker interface for all applications – which lets you selectively access storage only for the apps you want. . Users will also get a new feature in which apps will ask users for permission to use wi-fi to scan the network for nearby devices – which can be paired and interacted with. These new features are set to add better privacy controls to Realme’s Android 13 experience.
Android 13’s new media control, especially in the interface found in the notifications drop-down, is expected to make its way to the new Realme UI as well. Users can see a large rectangular UI cutout that shows more song information and allows them to control playback right from the notifications drop-down – thus adding ease of use to the interface.
In a surprisingly rare feature on both Android and iOS, dynamic widgets are expected to finally make their way to Realme UI 4.0’s home and lock screens. These widgets update information in real-time and are expected to be part of the new interface.
Along with all this, Realme UI 4.0 is expected to bring improved animations that include new fingerprint registry animations, as well as a new look for icons that change based on the theme you apply on your phone. Realme may also offer ‘Big Folders’ – which may help users group multiple apps into one main folder on the home screen.
New notifications and control centers
Finally, Realme UI 4.0 is also expected to release an improved look for notifications and control centers. Both of these are based on the way notifications and control centers work in Android 13 and are likely to provide an experience similar to the stock Android interface.
Realme UI 4.0 eligible devices
A post in True Community pages revealed the tentative early access rollout of Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 for all smartphones in India. Despite priority for flagship smartphones, Realme’s rollout of the Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 has been extended to September 2023 – at which point its last eligible smartphones will get the update. Based on the post, here is the current update schedule that Realme has tentatively made for its smartphones.
- Realme GT Neo 3 and Neo 3 150W
- Realme GT 2
- Realme GT Neo 3T
- Realme 9 Pro Plus 5G
- Realme 9 Pro 5G
- Realme 9i 5G
- Realme GT
- Realme Narzo 50 Pro 5G
- Realme Narzo 50 5G
- Realme GT Neo 2 5G
- Realme X7 Max
- Realme 8 5G
- Realme Narzo 30 5G
Q1 2023 (January to March)
- Realme GT Master Edition
- Realme 9 5G Speed Edition
- Realme 9 5G
- Realme 9
- Realme 9i
- Realme 8 Pro
- Realme 8s 5G
Q2 2023 (April to June)
- Realme 8
- Realme 8i
- Realme Narzo 50
Q3 2023 (July to September)
- Realme Narzo 50A Prime
- Realme C35
- Realme C31
- Realme C30
- Realme Narzo 50i Prime
- Realme C33
Realme UI 4.0 news
Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 roadmap announced (September 29)
Realme has Announced Roadmap to its upcoming custom skin Realme UI 4.0, which is based on Android 13. The roadmap shows that the Realme GT 2 Pro is already on the Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 early access plan. Realme GT Neo 3 and GT2 are next in line to receive the update.