According to user feedback on the Realme community forum, the Realme 8 is getting a new update in India that will improve camera and touch response on the Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 OS. The smartphone, along with the Realme 8 Pro, was released in India last month. This is the first time the smartphone has received an update. There has been no official announcement of when the update will be released to the rest of the world. The Realme 8 is fuelled by a MediaTek Helio G95 octa-core processor with up to 8GB of RAM.
Realme 8 is getting camera and touch updates, according to users on the Realme community site, who posted screenshots of the changelog. FoneArena was the first to note the user messages. The latest update enhances the smartphone’s camera by improving the rear camera’s image quality, the ultra-wide camera’s video quality, the image quality of Ultra Night mode, and the selfie camera’s color saturation. Realme is also working to improve the smartphone’s touch algorithm and reaction.
The update for the Realme 8 is 201MB in size and comes with firmware version RMX3085 11 A.05. It’s best to download the update when the phone is charging and linked to Wi-Fi. Some users have also expressed dissatisfaction with the smartphone’s camera quality, even after the update.
Realme 8 was released on March 24 and runs Realme UI 2.0, which is based on Android 11. It has a hole-punch display and a 6.4-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display. The MediaTek Helio G95 SoC is at the heart of it, with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
It has a quad-camera system on the back with a 64-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel black-and-white sensor for photography. A 16-megapixel sensor is housed in the hole-punch cutout for selfies. It has a 5,000mAh battery with 30W Dart Charge fast charging support.