Earlier this year, Realme announced that they were ultra-premium GT series flagship with 125W fast charging. OPPO similarly announced their 125W flash charger, which claimed to fully charge a 4000mAh battery in about 20 minutes. In China, brands like Xiaomi and iQOO have also launched smartphones with similar 120W fast charging technology. According to tipster Mukul Sharma, it has been revealed that several smartphones from the BBK Electronics group such as OPPO, Realme and OnePlus will announce smartphones with 125W fast charging technology next year.
It is speculated that the Realme GT 2 Pro, which will be equipped with a 6.51-inch Super AMOLED display with a Full HD + resolution, a high refresh rate and a perforated design, will be one of the first smartphones from Realme. come with the 125W fast charging technology. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 898 chipset can power the device with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. For photography, it may have a 108 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP triple camera unit and a 32 MP selfie camera. It is expected to come pre-installed with Realme UI 3.0 based on Android 12.
The leak also suggests that other upcoming smartphones like the OPPO Find X4, Find X4 Pro and the OnePlus 10 Pro will also come with 125W fast charging in 2022. Speaking of OPPO, the leak also claims that the mobile giant will release a new N-series phone and the OPPO Reno8 Pro with 125W fast charging in 2022, which means that the soon-to-launch Reno 7 series will not get the 125W fast charging technology.
All of these devices should go official and are likely to hit Chinese stores in the first half of 2022, so it will be interesting to see how they stack up in terms of charging times compared to Xiaomi’s 120W system that’s in the Xiaomi. 11T Pro and the newly launched Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus, which claims to charge its 4500 mAh battery in just 15 minutes. That’s pretty insane, and who knows, maybe OPPO and Realme’s technology will be even faster. We’ll have more information on their charging speeds as and when the smartphones from these respective companies launch, so stay tuned for that.
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