108MP Samsung HM6 sensor introduced on Realme 9 phone series

Realme 9 series images
(Image credit: Basil Kronfli)

Realme’s new 9 series may be affordable, but it focuses squarely on imaging. We've already tested the excellent Realme 9 Pro Plus, with its Oppo Find X3 Pro-matching camera sensor. 

Now the Realme 9 is official, loaded up with a new 108MP sensor – the Samsung HM6. The Realme 9 uses ‘9 Sum Pixel Binning’, which we’ve seen a variation of before, but seldom at the Realme 9’s price point. 

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Basil Kronfli

Basil Kronfli is a freelance technology journalist, consultant, and content creator. He trained in graphic design and started his career at Canon Europe before moving into journalism. Basil is also experienced in video production, independently running the YouTube channel TechEdit, and during his time at Future, he worked alongside the Digital Camera World team as a senior video producer.