Realme GT2 Pro: hands on with a phone with a fisheye lens

Flagship Realme GT 2 Pro brings world-first 150º ultra-wide camera to smartphones

Realme GT2 Pro review
(Image: © Basil Kronfli/Digital Camera World)

Early Verdict

Fans of flat screens and flagship power should enjoy Realme’s latest camera phone. While Realme has been known for mediocre midrange cameras in the past, focusing on power, the GT 2 Pro checks both photography and performance boxes. Stealing the show along with Honor at MWC 2022.


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    Flagship specs

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    Innovative (more) ecological design

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    Powerful camera hardware

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    Bright, vibrant 2K display

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    Great value for money package


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    Design doesn't feel as premium as some competition

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    No wireless charging

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    No telephoto camera

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After years of producing low-cost smartphones with a few real highlights every now and then, Realme has finally launched a true flagship across-the-board in the Realme GT2 Pro. 

It marries a 2K display, the first flat panel to feature the LTPO 2.0 technology found in Oppo and OnePlus’s new flagships, a cutting edge Snapdragon processor, new ecological design made from a combination of materials including paper pulp, and a dual 50-megapixel camera system.

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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.