Realme Cancels May 4 Launch Event, Anniversary Celebrations Due to COVID-19 Crisis in India


Realme has determined to postpone its upcoming launches as a result of present second wave of COVID-19 sweeping throughout India. The corporate was scheduled to host a launch occasion on Might Four to unveil a brand new flagship cellphone powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC. This was largely anticipated to be known as Realme X7 Max, a rebranded mannequin of the Realme GT Neo that was launched in China earlier. Realme was additionally trying to launch a brand new Realme TV, presumably the Realme TV 4K 43-inch mannequin on the launch occasion.

In a recent tweet, Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth has confirmed that the corporate is suspending upcoming launches and anniversary celebrations as India battles unprecedented challenges. The tweet reads, “After cautious consideration, Realme has determined to postpone the upcoming smartphone and AIoT merchandise’ launch together with anniversary celebrations. In these tough occasions, let’s give attention to contributing as a lot as potential. Keep dwelling, Keep sturdy! We shall be again quickly.”

Sheth additionally connected a small be aware that urges all residents of India to observe related COVID-19 security protocols. “Request you all to focus in your households and yourselves. It’s time for us to stay collectively and assist one another as one neighborhood,” the be aware reads.

Whereas the upcoming May 4 launch event stands cancelled, Realme has not provided any particulars on when the occasion shall be held now. The corporate is prone to await lockdown restrictions to subside earlier than saying a brand new launch date. In any occasion, Realme’s anniversary celebrations which are held in Might yearly, stand fully cancelled. The corporate often conducts a sale with engaging gives and reductions throughout this time interval.

Realme X7 Max, every time it launches, is tipped to feature a 6.43-inch Tremendous AMOLED full-HD+ show with a 120Hz refresh fee. Its triple rear digicam setup could embody a 64-megapixel Sony IMX682 major sensor. The cellphone is prone to pack a 4,500mAh battery.

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