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Realme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB) vs LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Realme X50 Pro Play vs LG Nexus 5 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG Nexus 5 XRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)23Points
Realme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)
6.44"
AMOLED

1080x2400

48
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
4.95"
IPS+

1080x1920

8
MP

1.3mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Realme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)23 Advantages Realme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)vsNexus 5 (D821 16GB)9 Advantages LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core69%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
+8GB LPDDR53 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR2
+128GB (107GB available)8 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (12GB available)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT Super IPS+
+1080x2400 pixels25%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+6.44"30%
Larger screen
vs4.95"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP7 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+1/2" inches60%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.2" inches
+f/1.8 (aperture)33%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.4 (aperture)
+(dual front camera) 16MP + 2MP13 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.3MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G LTE
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensor (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4200 mAh83%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2300 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 3.0
209 grams (7.32 ounces)vs+130 grams (4.55 ounces)61%
Lighter
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)3%
Thinner
409 PPIvs+445 PPI9%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorvs+MicroUSB 3.0Advantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
+13 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
ModelX50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Other model namesRealme X50 Pro Player RMX2072, 真我 X50 Pro 玩家版LG Google Nexus 5 D821, LG Nexus 5 4G LTE, LG D821
Country or region available(Global, International)China
(Global, International), China
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandRealmeLG
Release dateJune, 2020November, 2013
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)74.2 x 159 millimeters (2.92 x 6.26 in)69.2 x 137.9 millimeters (2.72 x 5.43 in)
Weight209 grams (7.32 ounces)130 grams (4.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Realme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 4.4 KitKat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
HardwareRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory8GB LPDDR52GB LPDDR2
Internal storage128GB (107GB available)
UFS 3.1
16GB (12GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT Super IPS+
Screen size6.44" inches4.95" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)409 PPI445 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Display features90Hz, HDR10+feature not registered
Mobile networksRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardNot supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA (1, 3, 41, 77, 78, 79)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.3119˚16mm
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens30mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inches1/3.2" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
2MP depthf/2.4
1.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels1280x1024 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.5 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/6" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.9µm pixel
MultimediaRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3
ConnectivityRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 3.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB SlimPort
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, NavICA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Light Speed Silver, Phantom Black
- Realme UI 1.0
- Dolby sound
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Qi Wireless charging
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4200 mAh2300 mAh
Charger, watts65W (10V/6.5A) Fast battery charging
SuperDart Flash Charge
USB Power Delivery 1.0
Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registered18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days
Radiation rateRealme X50 Pro Play (128GB/8GB)LG Nexus 5 (D821 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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