realme 11 Philippines Price, Specs, Availability, Early Bird Discount Promo Details

Known for offering great-value-for-money devices, realme Philippines has once again raised the bar with the introduction of its latest gem, the realme 11, which is designed to cater to the discerning needs of budget-conscious Filipino consumers.

Priced at an enticing PHP 13,999, this smartphone is poised to be a leading competitor the midrange segment. What's more, a slew of early bird discount promos sweetens the deal, making the realme 11 available at an irresistible PHP 11,999!

realme 11 Philippines Launch

The grand launch of the realme 11 took place on November 9, 2023, from 4 PM to 7 PM at the opulent Fiesta Pavilion of the Manila Hotel in Metro Manila. 

The event was expertly hosted by Laura Lehmann, setting the stage for realme Philippines' Vice President for Marketing, Jane Yan, to illuminate the audience with insights into the innovative features and pricing details tailored specifically for the Filipino market.

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The realme 11 brings a host of features that set it apart from the crowd. Here are the key selling points that make it an enticing choice:

67W SUPERVOOC Fast Charging & 5,000 mAh Large Battery

I'd say that realme 11's standout feature is its impressive 67W fast charging capability, ensuring users are back in action in no time. This innovation allows the user the charge the handset from 0% to 50% in only 17 minutes, using the provided SUPERVOOC travel charger. Paired with a substantial 5,000 mAh battery, the device promises extended usage without the constant worry of running out of power.

realme 11 Philippines Launch
Actress and Beauty Queen, Laura Lehmann, hosting the realme 11 Launch Program

108MP ProLight Main Camera

Photography enthusiasts will appreciate the realme 11's 108MP ProLight main camera. With a wide f/1.8 aperture, a 25mm wide lens, and advanced PDAF technology, this smartphone captures moments with remarkable clarity and detail.

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Holding both colorways of realme 11 at the smartphone's official launch in the Philippines held at The Manila Hotel on November 9, 2023

MediaTek Helio G99 Gaming Chipset

For gamers, the MediaTek Helio G99 gaming chipset guarantees a seamless and responsive gaming experience. The octa-core CPU, featuring a combination of Cortex-A76 and Cortex-A55 cores, ensures smooth multitasking and efficient performance.

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realme 11's set of internal hardware gives the device an AnTutu Benchmark Score of 401,483, which is fairly decent for a new handset in this price bracket.

6.4-inch FHD+ SuperAMOLED Display with 90Hz Refresh Rate

Compared to other handsets in this price echelon, realme 11 truly delivers an elevated visual treat with its 6.4-inch FHD+ SuperAMOLED display boasting up to 90Hz refresh rate. The 1080 x 2400 pixel resolution, 1000 nits peak brightness, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection combine to deliver an immersive viewing experience.

The high refresh rate makes swiping across the screen and navigating the interface feel more buttery smooth. This also enables high-frame-rate gaming on some popular titles.

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Design and Build

With dimensions measuring 159.9 x 73.3 x 8 mm and weighing 178 grams, the realme 11 strikes a balance between size and portability. The build incorporates Gorilla Glass 5 for the front, and a polycarbonate mid-frame and back panel, making the phone both light and durable. The device is available in two colorways – Dark Glory and Glory Gold – adding a touch of elegance.

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Of the two colorways, Dark Glory is the one I recommend. It's a mood, I think.

Memory and Storage

realme 11 doesn't compromise on internal hardware, offering 8GB RAM with the flexibility of RAM expansion up to another 8GB. The internal storage stands at a rather spacious 256GB UFS 2.2, which can be further augmented using the dedicated microSDXC card slot, eliminating the need to sacrifice Dual SIM capability in the process.

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Imaging Capabilities

realme 11's camera setup is all about delivering a versatile and detailed photography experience. On the back, it features a Dual Main Camera system, consisting of a powerful 108 MP ProLight Camera with a wide f/1.8 aperture and a 25mm lens, capturing sharp and clear images. Alongside, a 2 MP Depth Sensor with an f/2.4 aperture adds depth to photos, especially portrait shots, giving them dimension via background blur.

The camera comes packed with useful features like LED flash for better lighting, HDR for improved dynamic range, and a panorama mode for capturing sweeping landscapes. Moreover, the realme 11 can record 1080p and 30 frames per second, which is good enough for vlogging, especially for newbies. 

In front, the 16MP Selfie Camera with an f/2.5 aperture delivers crisp and vibrant self-portraits. It also includes HDR and panorama modes, extending creative options to front-facing photography. The Selfie Camera matches the main camera's video recording quality, capable of capturing moments at 1080p and 30fps, which can also be relied on for shooting TikTok clips.

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Glory Gold colorway is also quite attractive and eye-catching. I just like Dark Glory more.

Sound and Communication

realme 11 delivers decent audio experience with its loudspeaker, 3.5mm jack - which is has become a rarity on smartphones these days, and support for 24-bit/192kHz audio. 

On the communication front, it features 4G LTE-A connectivity, dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual standby), Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.2, and USB Type-C 2.0 with OTG support.

Security Features and Sensors

Equipped with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner - which can be conveniently accessed using the thumb when you're holding the handset - and facial recognition technology, realme 11 ensures secure unlocking. These come on top of the usual pattern and passcode legacy unlock methods.

An array of sensors, including accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass, enhances the overall user experience, especially when playing some popular gaming titles which require the use of these sensors.

realme 11 Philippines Launch

Early-Bird Offers

realme Philippines understands the significance of early adopters and has crafted a variety of enticing early-bird offers for the realme 11.

Online Offers

realme makes purchasing the realme 11 even more enticing through a series of exclusive online offers. The realme Official TikTok Shop kicks off its discount bonanza on November 9 at 8 PM, extending until November 17, providing a generous PHP 2,000 OFF the realme 11. 

Additionally, the realme E-Store mirrors these savings, commencing on November 9 at 8 PM and continuing until November 17, making it an opportune moment to snag the realme 11 at a reduced price. Shoppers can also explore discounts at the realme Shopee Flagship Store, starting from November 11 at 12 MN and running until November 17, with a PHP 1,700 reduction. Meanwhile, the realme Lazada Flagship Store offers a PHP 2,000 discount, starting on November 11 at 12 MN and concluding on November 13.

In-Store Offers

For those who prefer traditional in-store experiences, realme has curated Offline Offers that add significant value to the purchase. During the First Selling period from November 10 to 19, customers at all participating stores nationwide will receive a complimentary TechLife 4.5L See-Through Air Fryer worth PHP 2,799 with their realme 11 purchase. Adding an element of surprise, the Mystery Box Promo from November 10 to 12 presents an opportunity to win various TechLife appliances at select participating stores nationwide, making the offline buying experience even more delightful.

realme is committed to making the realme 11 accessible to a broader audience with convenient 0% Installment Programs. This ensures that budget considerations don't hinder potential buyers. With flexible payment options, customers can opt for installment plans using credit cards for up to 9 months, Skyro for up to 12 months, and Home Credit for up to 12 months, providing financial flexibility and making the realme 11 an even more attractive proposition for those looking to upgrade their smartphone.

realme 11 Philippines Launch

realme Buds T300 and other realme devices and accessories were also introduced during the launch of realme 11 in the Philippines. Stay tuned for TechPinas' separate feature articles about these products.

realme 11 Specs
Dimensions: 159.9 x 73.3 x 8 mm
Weight: 178 grams
Build: Gorilla Glass 5 Front, Plastic Frame, Plastic Back
Colorways: Dark Glory, Glory Gold
Display:
Size: 6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density)
Type: Super AMOLED, 90Hz Refresh Rate, 1000 nits (peak)
Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Platform:
OS: Android 12, Realme UI 3.0
Chipset: 6nm Mediatek MT8781 Helio G99
CPU: Octa-core (2 x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76, 6 x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU: Mali-G57 MC2
Memory:
RAM: 8GB RAM + RAM Expansion
Internal: 256GB UFS 2.2
Card slot: microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Main Camera:
Dual: 108 MP ProLight Camera, f/1.8, 25mm (wide), 1/1.67", 0.64┬Ám, PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video: 1080p 30fps
Selfie Camera:
Single: 16 MP, f/2.5, 27mm (wide)
Features: HDR, panorama
Video: 1080p 30fps
Sound:
Loudspeaker: Yes
3.5mm jack: Yes
24-bit/192kHz audio
Communication:
4G LTE-A: Yes
5G: No
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, Dual Standby)
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
Bluetooth: 5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive
Positioning: GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC: Unspecified
Radio: No
USB: USB Type-C 2.0, OTG
Security Features:
Fingerprint Scanner - Yes, Side-Mounted
Facial Recognition
Sensors:
Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
Battery:
Type: Li-Po 5,000 mAh, Non-Removable
Charging: 67W wired, 50% in 17 minutes

realme 11 Price
Official SRP in the Philippines - PHP 13,999
Discounted Price for Early Birds - PHP 11,999

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