The Realme X7 5G is one of the cheapest 5G smartphones launched by the company. It packs in the MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G chipset, a 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel, 64-megapixel quad camera, a giant 4,300mAh battery, support for 50W fast charging, and lots more. As the company’s update rollout patterns go, they roll out a ton of updates in a year; keeping track of them could become difficult for an average consumer. That said, this post will list out all the updates rolled out for the smartphone to date.
Note: We will continually be updating this post with updated information. Make sure to bookmark this page for more information. Also, read Realme X7 Pro Update Timeline, Android 11, and Realme UI 2.0 Update.
Realme X7 Update Timeline:
[May 26, 2021]: Realme is now rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 in India with May security patch and firmware version RMX2121_11_A.15.
Security Updated Android security patch: May 2021 System Optimized system performance and improved system stability Camera Fixed the probabilistic incomplete display issue in AI Text Recognition of the rear camera Theme Fixed the probabilistic text blurring display issue in the opening folder at the default theme
[May 11, 2021]: Realme UI 2.0 Early Access Beta has started rolling out for the device. [Read more here]
[April 29, 2021]: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 5G which adds support for VoWifi. [Read more here]
Security Updated Android security patch: April 2021 Network Added VoWifi supported by some carriers System Optimized system performance and improved system stability Fixed some known issues and improved user experience
[March 26, 2021]: The Realme X7 with the Dimensity 800U SoC is now receiving a new update with firmware number RMX2176PU_11_A.16.
The latest update for the Realme X7 brings the March 2021 Android security patch, along with optimizations for slow focus issues, and network stability while fixing some known bugs. The complete changelog has been mentioned below for your reference. [Read More]
Security Updated Android security patch: March 2021 Camera Optimized the slow focus issue in some scenarios Network Optimized the network stability System Optimized the lagging issue when opening Recent Apps from Home Optimized the system stability
[March 1, 2020]: Realme has started rolling out a new OTA update for the Realme X7. This is the first update being rolled out for the smartphone (excluding China).
The update carries the firmware version RMX2176PU_11_A.14/RMX2176EX_11_A.14 and is based on Realme UI 1.0 with Android 10.
Security Updated Android security patch: February 2021 Bluetooth Fixed the probabilistic disconnecting issues of automobile Bluetooth Optimized the probabilistic noise of the Bluetooth earphones Wi-Fi Fixed the probabilistic issues that Wi-Fi automatically turned off when connecting to a hotspot Screenshot Added image crop feature Optimized the screenshot fluency on Add Clock page System Optimized the system stability
January 11, 2020: Realme has started rolling out a new update for the Realme X7 5G featuring the build number RMX2173_11_A.22 and is based on Realme UI 1.0 with Android 10. The update brings the December 2020 Security patch update, some camera optimizations, adds a Bluetooth headset answer icon, optimizes the vibration switch switching logic of the control center, and fixes the problem of incomplete display of the skin area the note and other bug fixes. [Read More]
Bluetooth Added Bluetooth headset answer icon. Status Bar Optimize the vibration switch switching logic of the control center. Camera Optimize the image brightness of the front camera in the scene of wearing a mask. Fix the problem of the extremely low probability of freezing during some camera mode switching. Fix the preview problem is a very low probability of freezing after taking pictures in panoramic mode. Fix the light leakage problem of the front camera in the pull-down state. Settings Fix the problem that the search intelligent judgment path is displayed incorrectly. Screenshot Fix the problem of page duplication with an extremely low probability of a long screen capture call recording interface. Phone Guardian Fix the problem of video staying when Mobile Manager Cloud is relocated. Notes Fix the problem of incomplete display of the skin area of the note. Fix the problem that the note cannot be switched with low probability after creating a new note. Safety Update Android security patch (2020/12).
Will the Realme X7 5G get Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0 Update?
Yes, Realme has already confirmed that the Realme X7 5G will be receiving the Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0 update in Q2 2021. As per the company, the update is currently under testing, will be pushed to the general public after open beta testing with some selected users.
- Display: 6.4-inch FHD + (1080 x 2340 pixels) Super AMOLED, 60Hz
- CPU: MediaTek Dimensity 800U
- RAM: 6 or 8 GB
- Storage: 128GB internal
- Operating System: Realme UI 1.0 based on Android 10
- Rear Camera: 64-megapixel primary sensor + 8-megapixel 119-degree ultra-wide-angle lens + 2-megapixel depth sensor + 2-megapixel macro sensor
- Front Camera: 32-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture.
- Internal Storage: 64/128 GB UFS 2.1
- Connectivity: Dual SIM, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS, USB Type-C
- Other: In-display Fingerprint Scanner
- Colors: Blue, White, Rainbow
- Battery: 4300 mAh + 50W SuperDart fast charging