realme launched the realme 5 Pro smartphone in India running ColorOS 6.0 realme edition on top of Android 9.0 (Pie), which was later introduced as realme Q in China. The smartphone has already received Android 10 based realme UI 1.0 update.
realme UI brings new features such as dual earphone connection, animated wallpapers, screen-off display, customizable icon shape, new charging animation, realme Share (cross-brand file-sharing technology) and more. Check out this post to learn about new features that realme UI brings to realme 5 Pro.
realme doesn’t follow a fixed update frequency but the company rolls out updates frequently. This post will help our readers in keeping track of realme UI updates for realme 5 Pro, also check out our realme 5 Pro content,
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realme UI updates rolled out for the realme 5 Pro so far,
- [Jun 14, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_C.04 with June Android security patch. The update weighs 459 MBs in size and brings realme Link and realme PaySa apps to realme 5 Pro. The update also brings new charging animation along with other optimizations [Download Link].
- [May 1, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_C.03 with April Android security patch. The update weighs 340 MBs in size and brings DocVault ID feature, optimized audio quality along with other bug fixes. [Download Link]
- [Mar 24, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_C.02 with March Android security patch. The update brings a bunch of bug fixes to improve the overall performance. [Download Link]
- [Feb 28, 2020]: realme has started rolling out Android 10 based realme UI 1.0 to realme 5 Pro. The update comes as RMX1971EX_11_C.01, weighs 3.51 GB in size and brings realme UI to the device. [Download Link]
- [Feb 26, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.17 with February security patch. The update weighs 177 MBs in size and brings fixes for the upgrade related issues to ensure successful Android 10 update [Download Link]
- [Jan 29, 2020]: realme official Francis Wang has confirmed that realme Pro series devices will receive two major Android updates, so we can expect realme 5 Pro to receive Android 11 in the future.
- [Jan 20, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.16 with January security patch. The update fixes Jio VoLTE call drop issue. [Download Link]
- [Dec 30, 2019]: relame has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.15 with December security patch. The update adds a dark mode quick switch toggle in the notification panel adds Clone Apps support for more apps such as Twitter, Swiggy, Zomato, updated nightscape algorithm for the front camera along with multiple other bug fixes. [Download Link]
- [Nov 25, 2019]: realme 5 Pro will be upgraded to Android 10 based realme UI in Feb 2020, confirms realme.
- [Nov 19, 2019]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.13 with November 2019 security patch. The update brings Nightscape mode to front camera along with multiple optimizations. [Download Link]
- [Oct 23, 2019]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.11 update with October 2019 security patch. The update weighs 293MB, brings video recording through Wide-angle lens and Dark mode features to the device along with minor bug fixes. [Download Link]
- [Oct 18, 2019]: realme releases Android Pie based kernel source codes for realme 5 Pro and users can now unlock the bootloader.
- [Sep 17, 2019]: realme has started rolling out RMX1971EX_11_A.09 update with Aug 2019 security patch. The update weighs around 341MB in size and brings an improved sharpness in the rear main camera along with improved system stability.
- [Sep 13, 2019]: realme 5 Pro will be upgraded to Android 10 in Q1 2020, confirms realme.
- [Aug 26, 2019]: realme CEO, Madhav Sheth confirms that bootloader unlocking for realme 5 Pro will be available soon.
Note that realme follows staged roll-out and the updates are randomly pushed to a limited number of users and a broader roll-out usually takes a few days after the company makes sure there are no critical bugs.
● Updated Andriod security patch（2020#6）
● Added realme PaySa(India)
● Added realme Link
● Added charging animation on the lock screen
● Added charging decimal display on the lock screen while charging
● Modified default state of power saving mode auto-off switch
● Modified default state of screen brightness reduction switch in power saving mode
● Optimized transparency of the slide back gesture style
● Optimized screen recording icon size