Realme’s ‘slimmest phone ever’ Narzo N53 India Launch on May 18th, company confirms

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* Realme Narzo N53 has an India launch date set for May 18th
* The smartphone will be unveiled at a digital-only launch event
* Rumours suggest a sub-Rs 15,000 price range for the smartphone

Realme launched its first-ever phone in the Narzo N Series in April 2023, when Realme Narzo N55 went official in India. This month, however, the brand has some more exciting new plans.

Not only has Realme started teasing the launch of its next number series, aka the Realme 11 Series, but the company also plans to launch its slimmest-ever smartphone in India. This will be the 2nd launch in the Realme Narzo N Series and the teaser for it has gone live on the e-commerce website Amazon.

Realme Narzo N53

The name of the device is expected to be Realme Narzo N53.

After a teaser on and Realme’s own website, the Narzo N53 is now officially set for an India launch on May 18th. Media invites have been sent out, including one to 91mobiles, which confirm the date for the launch of Realme’s slimmest smartphone yet, in India.

Further, the company has confirmed that this will be a digital-only launch event.
Interestingly, the Narzo N53 is the second smartphone in the Realme Narzo N series of smartphones, which debuted last month with the Narzo N55.

Realme Narzo N53: What to Expect

Realme Narzo N53

Through media invites sent out, Realme has confirmed the launch of the Narzo 53. A report from April had hinted at the upcoming launch of the smartphone.

According to that report, the Narzo 53 will be priced at around Rs 13,000 in India, making it a budget smartphone that takes on the likes of the iQOO Z6 Lite 5G and the Redmi Note 10S, both of whom are priced in the highly-competitive sub-Rs 15,000 segment.

Other than that, we can expect two RAM and storage options of 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB, for different use cases and budgets. The report mentioned that the upcoming Narzo N53 will likely arrive in two colour options – Feather Black and Feather Gold.

In the teaser by Realme, the company confirmed that the Narzo N53 will come with up to 16GB of Dynamic RAM and 33W SuperVOOC fast charging, which puts it on par with other smartphones in its price segment.

Realme Narzo N53 Specifications (Expected)

Realme Narzo N53

* There isn’t any confirmed information on the Realme N53 other than the fact that it will feature 16GB of Dynamic RAM and 33W fast charging.

* The smartphone is reported to come with two storage options – 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB.

* In terms of software, the Realme Narzo N53 is expected to come with Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 custom skin out of the box, similar to what was seen on the Narzo N55.

Narzo N55: Specs

Realme Narzo N53

The Realme Narzo N55 is powered by MediaTek Helio G88 chipset with up to 6GB RAM and up to 128GB storage onboard. It runs Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 out of the box and has support for Mini Capsule which is very similar to Apple’s Dynamic Island on iPhone 14 Pro.

It sports a 6.52-inch LCD panel with FHD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate. The backside has a dual camera setup with a 64MP primary and a 2MP depth sensor, while the front has an 8MP selfie shooter.

The smartphone packs a 5000mAh battery under the hood with up to 22W SuperVOOC wired fast charging support over a Type-C USB port.

Realme recently completed 5 years in India and the brand said it aims to continue growing in the country by coming up with more innovative products and providing the best aftercare services to its fans and users.

Realme Narzo N53 launching in India soon?

Realme Narzo N53

The teaser revealed on Amazon claims that the Realme Narzo N53 will be the slimmest Realme smartphone in India. Realme will launch this device to celebrate the completion of 5 years in India.

The teaser shows the side profile of the device with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and volume rocker. It reveals the camera bump as well. Since Narzo N55 is 7.89mm thick, Narzo N53 will be even slimmer.

Realme Narzo N53: Details

Realme Narzo N53

The images in the teaser showcase the device in two colors- Feather Gold and Feather Black. Based on some reports, the Realme Narzo N53 will come in 4GB RAM+64GB storage and 6GB RAM+128GB storage variants. It will retail via Amazon along with and offline stores. The smartphone is expected to be priced aggressively at under Rs. 13,000 in India.

The rest of the specs are still unknown but should be revealed soon, until then have a look at the specs of the first Narzo N Series smartphone launched in India last month.

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Key Specs

Processor MediaTek Helio G80
Rear Camera 50 MP + 2 MP
Front Camera 8 MP
Battery 5000 mAh
Display 6.72 inches (17.07 cm)


Launch Date May 31, 2023 (Unofficial)
Operating System Android v13
Custom UI Realme UI


Chipset MediaTek Helio G80
CPU Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)
Architecture 64 bit
Fabrication 12 nm
Graphics Mali-G52 MC2


Display Type IPS LCD
Screen Size 6.72 inches (17.07 cm)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Pixel Density 392 ppi
Bezel-less display Yes with punch-hole display
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Refresh Rate 90 Hz


Camera Setup Dual
Resolution 50 MP, Primary Camera
2 MP, Depth Camera
Autofocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Image Resolution 8150 x 6150 Pixels
Settings ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Setup Single
Resolution 8 MP, Primary Camera


Capacity 5000 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Removable No
Quick Charging Yes, Fast, 33W
USB Type-C Yes


Internal Memory 64 GB
Expandable Memory Yes, Up to 1 TB

Network & Connectivity

SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.0
GPS Yes with A-GPS
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging


Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack 3.5 mm


Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Side
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Faqs on Realme Narzo N53

1) What is Realme Narzo N53 specs, price (expected)?

Ans) Other than these details there aren’t any confirmed specifications of the Realme Narzo N53 but a previous report does give out some information. Based on that, here’s what we know about the Narzo N53 so far.

* The Realme Narzo N53 smartphone is expected to be a budget offering and it could be priced around Rs 13,000 in India.

* The smartphone will be available in two storage options of 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB. The 16GB Dynamic RAM will act as a backup since this tech uses the storage memory (ROM) to act as RAM whenever required.

* The Realme Narzo N53 is also expected to launch in two colour options of Feather Black and Feather Gold.
The Realme Narzo N53 would be the second addition in the new Realme Narzo N-series, which debuted last month with the Realme Narzo N55. This is also a budget smartphone priced at Rs 10,999 for the base 4GB + 64GB model, and Rs 12,999 for the 6GB + 128GB model.

2) What are Realme Narzo N53 specifications?

Ans) * In terms of specifications, The Realme Narzo N55 features a 6.72-inch FHD+ LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate, and a 180Hz touch sampling rate.

* The smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G88 chipset, and it packs a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.

* There’s dual rear camera setup on the Realme Narzo N55 and the combination is a 64MP primary camera, and a 2MP B&W lens. For selfies, you get an 8MP front camera.

* On the software front, the Realme Narzo N55 runs Android 13-based Realme UI 4.0 OS.

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