the compact Android tablet is official


The Chinese brand realme officially presented the new compact Android tablet, assuming that it was needed given the quantity (and quality) of rumors leaked so far. realme Pad minithe second tablet of the house that joins the older brother realme Pad.

All the information that has leaked in the last few weeks, from design to specs, has been confirmed. Let’s go and recap it all.

realme Pad mini: the compact Android tablet is official

The new realme Pad mini is, as we said, a compact Android tablet, equipped with a display IPS LCD from 8.7 in (resolution HD +), with not too small frames, which occupies about 85% of the front surface.

No notches or holes: the front camera, from 5 MP, is located on the top frame of the tablet. On the back, flat, there is a camera instead 8 MPoptimized through artificial intelligence, slightly protruding from the body.

To contain the thickness in 7.6 mm the design choices led to inserting a not very large battery inside the tablet, along with his own 6400 mAh of capacity, but equipped with fast charging support a 18 W. It remains to understand how the actual performance of the battery-processor combination will be which, for realme Pad Mini, is theUnisoc Tiger T616: to assist him, there will be 3 or 4 GB RAM memory e 32 or 64 GB memory (UFS 2.1) available for the user, expandable via microSD card (up to 1 TB).

There realme UI for Padbased on Android 11, which equips the tablet, offers three modes for visual comfort during the reading phases: the Eye comfort mode reduces the emission of blue light and therefore eye fatigue; there Reading mode improves the reading experience, simulating the pages of a book; there Dark modeor the dark mode, is instead perfect for reading at night.

Data sheet

Below are all the technical specifications of realme Pad Mini:

  • Dimensions: 211.8 x 124.5 x 7.6 mm
  • Weight: 372 grams
  • Display: IPS LCD from 8.7 “resolution HD + (800 x 1340 pixels, 5: 3, 179 ppi)
  • SoC: Unisoc “Tiger” T616 (octa-core @ 2 GHz) with GPU Mali-G57 MP1
  • RAM memory: 3 or 4 GB
  • User memory 32 or 64 GB (UFS 2.1)
  • Front Camera: 5 MP (f / 2.2)
  • Rear Camera: 8 MP (f / 2.0)
  • Audio: stereo speaker, 3.5mm audio jack
  • Connectivity: LTE, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, USB Type-C
  • Battery: 6400 mAh with fast charging support a 18 W and reverse charging
  • Operating system: realme UI for Pad based on Android 11

Availability and prices

The new realme Pad Mini is available in the Philippines in two colors, blue and gray, and in as many memory configurations, offered at the following prices:

  • Configuration 3 + 32 GB at the price of 9990 Philippine pesos (about 178 € at the exchange rate), offered at the introductory price of 8490 Philippine pesos (about € 151)
  • Configuration 4 + 64 GB at the price of 11990 Philippine Pesos (about € 213 at the exchange rate), offered at the introductory price of 9990 Philippine pesos (about 178 €)

We do not yet know if and when the tablet will arrive in Europe but, given the price that we will certainly be a bit more expensive (due to taxes, etc.), at the moment the older brother realme Pad could be the most correct choice (and by the way it is in offered on Amazon to € 179.99), unless you’re really expecting a smaller Android tablet.

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