After releasing the kernel source codes for the Realme 5 Pro a few days back, the company has started rolling out a new update to the device with the October 2019 security patch. The Realme 5 Pro RMX1971E_11.A.11 update brings a couple of important features to the recently launched device, including a system-wide Dark Mode. Apart from the Dark Mode, the Realme 5 Pro also gets a wide-angle video shooting mode in the new OTA update.
There are some optimizations as well, like improved game touch experience. Better power consumption while shooting 4K and 1080p 60fps videos. Other known issues such as the repeated focus issue, HDR photo spot. Green stripes in the camera video preview screen, have all been fixed.
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Realme 5 Pro: Quick Specifications
Realme 5 Pro is powered by the Snapdragon 712 SoC. Battery capacity is 4,035mAh and it comes with VOOC 3.0 Fast Charger in the box. It features a 6.3” FHD+ IPS display with a waterdrop notch which houses the 16MP front camera. It has a quad-camera setup on the back which features a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor, an 8MP wide-angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor and a 2 MP Macro Lens.
Realme 5 Pro: Official Change Log
- Android security patch: October 5, 2019
- Added Dark Mode
- Added wide-angle video shooting feature
- Updated firmware version to optimize the game touch experience
- Optimized power consumption while 4K and [email protected] video recording
Known issues fixed
- After-sales feedback HDR photo spot issue fixed.
- Repeatedly focus issue fixed.
- Fixed [email protected] preview with green stripes while switching time-lapse photography and [email protected] mode
- Optimized clarity in indoor and low light environments
Note that Realme is currently rolling out this (RMX1971EX_11_A.11) update in stages. So if you haven’t received it yet, don’t worry, you’ll get it soon. For those who can’t wait to get the new update, you can also directly flash the ROM to your Realme 5 Pro. Download link is below. Note that the update size is pretty large (2.81GB), so it’s recommended to download and install it while you are connected to a Wi-Fi network.
How to Update realme 5 Pro Manually with Latest Version?
- Go to Settings -> About -> System Update.
- Go to Check Update.
- Agree with all the pop-ups.
- System Reboots
- Update is installed
Note: You are solely responsible for how you handle your device. Please make sure you follow all steps correctly.
Realme 5 Pro: Update Timeline
|Oct 18, 2019||Realme has started rolling out RMX1911EX_11_A.15 update with September 2019 security patch. The is a small incremental OTA update that improves video call quality along with system stability.
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|Oct 18, 2019||Realme releases Android Pie based kernel source codes for Realme 5, and users can now unlock the bootloader.||OTA UPDATE|
|Sep 30, 2019||Realme has started rolling out RMX1911EX_11_A.14 update with September 2019 security patch. The OTA update weighs around 375 MBs in size and brings camera enhancements along with system optimizations.
|Sep 13, 2019||Realme has started rolling out RMX1911EX_11_A.13 update with the August 2019 security patch. The update weighs around 751 MBs in size and brings digital wellbeing and camera enhancements including improved clarity in HDR mode improved the clarity and preview effect in portrait mode in night scene along with improved system stability.
|Sep 06, 2019||Realme starts rolling out RMX1911EX_11_A.12 update with August 2019 security patch. The update weighs around 325 MBs in size and brings camera enhancements including improved portrait mode effect and rear camera resolution along with improved system stability. The update also improves WhatsApp and messenger video call performance.
|Aug 26, 2019||Realme CEO, Madhav Sheth confirms that bootloader unlocking for Realme 5 will be available soon.