Realme 10 Launched in Kenya to Face Rivals From Xiaomi, TECNO and Infinix

Realme 9 4G 6.4″ AMOLED screen featuring 90Hz refresh rate

Realme 10 arrives in Kenya 6 months after its global release early this year and will have to face off not only it’s predecessor, the realme 9 but also other rivals in the cut throat Midrange smartphone in Kenya with latest entrants from Xiaomi, Infinix and TECNO.

It’s also worth noting that the realme 11 was announced early this month.

Realme 10 brings with it a 6.4″ SUPER AMOLED screen rocking 90Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, DCI-P3 colour gamut and 610 nits peak brightness. This is a 1080p resolution display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

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Realme ditched the under-display fingerprint reader from the realme 9 and went with a side mounted fingerprint for the 10. There’s a single bottom firing speaker.

Running the phone is Android 12 and Realme UI 3.0. It’s rivals already ship with Android 13 straight out of the box. Luckily, realme 10 is on the update list to get Android 13 and Realme UI 4.0.

Helio G99 powers the phone paired with 8GB of both onboard and Virtual RAM. It will come with 256GB of storage as well with support for microSD storage. It’s worth noting that Realme 10 was the first phone to rock the new chipset from MediaTek.

A 50MP dual setup at the back will serve photography needs. It is accompanied by a 2MP depth sensor. For the front we have a 16MP selfie camera. Both cameras cap video recording at 1080p 30fps.

It has a 5000mAh battery with support for 33W fast Type-C charging.

It comes in Clash White and Rush Black colors.

Realme 10 will be facing competitors from within and outside like the realme 9. Other rivals include the Redmi Note 12, TECNO Camon 20 Pro and the Infinix Note 30 Pro which are all in the 30K range.

It’ll be going for Ksh 32,200 at Realme retail stores an online at partner e-commerce platforms.

We’ll be checking out once we get a review unit.