The Realme 7 launched back in September 2020 boasts quite a few numbers on the spec sheet, be it either the 5,000mAh battery, the 6.5-inch display, 64-megapixel quad cameras, and more. It was launched running on realmeUI 1.0 based on Android 10. While Realme’s OS has some excellent features, it hasn’t been updated to Android 11 yet. Interestingly, the brand has already confirmed that the Realme 7 will be receiving realmeUI 2.0 based on Android 11. Additionally, Realme doesn’t follow a fixed pattern of rolling out updates to devices. Hence, this post will help our readers track all the updates rolled out for the Realme 7.
Realme 7 Update Tracker:
[March 11, 2021]: Realme has rolled out a new update for the Realme 7 in India with firmware version RMX2151PU_11_A.87, which brings the February 2021 security patch along with fixes for some known issues, optimization in system performance, and improvement in the overall system stability. [Read More]
Security Updated Android security patch: Feb 2021 System Optimized system performance and improve system stability
[February 10, 2021]: Realme 7 has started receiving the third beta update with Realme UI 2.0 and Android 11. Here’s everything you need to know
[February 2, 2021]: Realme has now started rolling out a new OTA update for Realme 7 carrying the firmware version RMX2151PU_11_A.83 for Indian users. The update brings the security patch for the month of January 2021, optimizes the noise problems with the front camera, fixes the probabilistic issue that camera crash during fast shooting, and more bug fixes.
Security Updated Android security patch: Jan 2021 Camera Optimized the noise problem of the front camera Fixed the probabilistic issue that camera crash during fast shooting System Fixed some known issues and improved the fluency of some apps and games Fixed the probabilistic issue that the mouse icon is not displayed on the horizontal screen after OTG is connected to the mouse
[December 29, 2020]: Realme has begun accepting applications for Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 for the Realme 7 users in India. Currently there are only about 500 seats available, so if you’re interested to make sure to grab it as soon as possible. Read more and Apply here
[December 25, 2020]: The Realme 7 users have started receiving a new update with the firmware number RMX2151PU_11_A.75 which updates the Security Patch to the month of November, optimizes the camera, touch control algorithm and fixes certain issues with photos. The complete changelog has been mentioned below.
Security Updated Security patch: Dec, 2020 Camera Optimized the reddish issue in certain scenarios of the rear camera Optimized the noise issue of the rear camera Optimized the ultra-HD mode quality of the rear camera Optimized the issue of low saturation and lack of redness of the front camera Optimized the issue of high sharpness and noise of the front camera in certain scenarios Touch Control Optimized the touch control algorithm and improved control smoothness Photos Fixed certain known issues of the Photos
[December 4, 2020]: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 7 carrying the build number RMX2151PU_11.A.69 which brings the November 2020 security patch, optimizes the image quality of the rear cameras, touch control algorithm, and fixes bugs. The complete changelog has been mentioned below:
Security Updated Android security patch: November, 2020 Camera Optimized image quality of the main lens Optimized the low portrait clarity issue of the front camera Optimized the image effect of Super night scape Touch Optimized the touch control algorithm and improved touch control experience System Fixed some known issues and optimized the system fluency Fixed the probabilistic screen flicker and optimized the display quality at low brightness conditions
[October 29, 2020]: The Realme 7 has started receiving a new update carrying the version number RMX2151PU_11_A.63; which brings the October security patch and weights at 216MBs in size. It also brings an optimized touch control algorithm with an improved touch control experience and several camera optimizations. The complete changelog has been mentioned below [Download Link]
- Updated Android security patch: October 2020
- Optimized the image noise in the Portrait mode of the front camera
- Optimized the image clarity of the front camera
- Adjusted the overexposure issue of the front camera
- Adjusted the image clarity of the rear camera
- Optimized the image contrast of the rear camera in outdoor scenarios
- Optimized touch control algorithm and improved touch control experience
- Improved system fluency
- Fixed the probabilistic screen flicker at a low screen brightness level
[October 19, 2020]: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 7 carrying the RMX2151PU_11_A.61 build number and the September Android security patch. Weirdly, the changelog mentioned is the same as the previous A.59 update. [Download Link]
[October 11, 2020]: Realme has been continuously rolling out updates for the devices, and the Realme is no different. The Realme 7 has started to receive the RMX2151PU_11_A.59 update with the September Android security patch. With the update, there’s the addition of a Soloop video editing app, optimizations for HDR mode, image sharpness, clarity of the portraits, charging algorithm, and several other bug fixes. [Download Link]
- Updated Android security patch: September 2020
- Fixed the probabilistic dark image issue of the Ultra-wide camera in HDR mode
- Optimized the image noise of the main camera in HDR mode
- Optimized the image and preview clarity of third-party applications
- Adjusted the image sharpness
- Optimized the image clarity of the Portrait mode
- Optimized the charging algorithm
- Added Soloop
- Updated the Processor name display to Helio G95 in About phone
- Fixed the probabilistic screen flicker issue in some scenarios
- Fixed the volume increase of the Bluetooth Car Kit when disconnected and connected again
- Fixed the automatic screen lock when clicking the expand icon of the Bluetooth toggle in the control center
- Fixed the probabilistic screen flicker when customizing the icons in Dark mode
[September 21, 2020]: Realme has confirmed that the Realme 7 will be upgraded to the Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11 by the end of December 2020.
[September 10, 2020]: Just ahead of the first sale, the brand has started rolling out a new update for the Realme 7 with RMX2151_11_A.43 coupled with the August Android security patch. The update adds AI and Professional mode in 64MP resolution, Adds 3 Night Filters – Modern Gold, Flamingo, Cyberpunk, while also optimizing the clarity of the rear camera, the quality of backlight shooting outdoors, and optimizes noise in night mode. This update also optimizes charging speed and adds a decimal point display feature. Moreover, there are optimizations in touch control, game experience, and more.
- Android Security Patch: August 2020
- Added 64M professional mode
- Optimized the quality of the rear camera
- Adjusted the quality of backlight shooting outdoors
- Optimized the noise in night mode
- Added decimal point display feature for fast charging animation
- Optimized the charging speed
- Added support for Amazon Alexa (need to download Alexa from Google Store)
- Optimized the touch control experience
- Optimized the game experience of Rules of Survival
- Optimized the fingerprint unlock speed
Also Read: Realme 7 Pro Update Tracker: Has it received the Android 11 Update? [Link to be added]
Will Realme 7 receive Android 11 Update?
Yes, Realme has officially confirmed that the Realme 7 will be receiving the Android 11 based realmeUI 2.0 Update in India. It is supposed to be rolled out by the end of December 2020.
Realme 7 Specifications
- Display: 6.5-inch FHD+ 20:9,IPS LCD; 1080 x 2400 pixels screen resolution
- CPU: MediaTek Helio G95 octa-core chipset
- GPU: Mali G76
- Storage: UFS 2.1 128 GB internal; expandable via microSD
- OS: Android 10 with Realme UI 1.0
- Rear Camera Sensors: 64-megapixel primary sensor + 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens + 2-megapixel B&W portrait camera + 2-megapixel 4cm macro sensor
- Front Camera Sensor: 16-megapixel
- Others: Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C, side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
- Color Options: Mist White, Mist Blue
- Battery: 5000mAh with support for 30W VOOC fast charge
That said, Realme doesn’t seem to follow a scheduled rollout, and hence it may take some time for every handset to receive the update. Also, make sure to bookmark this page to never miss out on a single update for the Realme 7.