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Realme 8 Pro review

It’s getting rarer for smartphone brands to release flagships that don’t have 5G, but by leaving the 8 Pro at 4G, Realme can keep the launch price much lower than most of its rivals. Is this one of many corners the brand has cut, or is the Realme 8 Pro really a bargain Best Buy? You’ll have to read our full review to find out.

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  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

May 2021

Released

March 2021

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We have tested 203 mobile phones and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 47 Best Buys.
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  1. 28%
    Lowest score
  2. 70%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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