Realme Book Slim is confirmed to launch in India on August 18 and is the company’s first laptop. After several leaks and rumours, the Realme Book Slim is finally launching in India on the same day as the launch in China. The Realme GT 5G and Realme GT Master Edition is also launching alongside the Realme laptop. While we have been hearing rumours about the Realme Book, the Realme Book Slim could be the official name of the laptop when it finally goes official.
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Realme Book Slim launch date
Realme Book Slim is scheduled to launch at 12:30 PM on August 18 in India. Realme will be live-streaming the event and is also slated to launch the Realme GT series alongside the laptop.
Realme Book Slim leaked specifications
Realme has confirmed that the Realme Book Slim is just 14.9 millimetres thin and will be amongst the thinnest laptops in India. The company has also revealed that its laptop will have a metal build and going by earlier leaks, Realme seems to have taken inspiration from Apple’s MacBook lineup.
As per a report by RealmeTimes in partnership with Twitter user Yogesh, the Realme Book Slim is set to feature a 14-inch display offering 2K (2160×1440 pixels) resolution. The screen is set to offer upto 300 nits of brightness and weighs around 1.3 kgs.
The Realme Book Slim is expected to be powered by the 11th Gen Core i5-1135G7 processor with Intel Xe graphics. This is likely to be paired with 16GB RAM and 512GB PCIe storage. The I/O ports include a USB 3.2 Gen 1, 2x USB C 3.1 port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There are Harman Kardon speakers onboard with triple microphones and a backlit keyboard.
The power button doubles up as a fingerprint reader and the Realme Book Slim is equipped with a 54Wg battery with 65W fast charging via Type-C.