Realme usually releases a major Android update for its devices along with a new version of its Realme UI software. The latest major Android update, Android 14, is still in beta testing, but Realme has already released the Android 14 developer preview for the Realme GT 2 Pro.
The Realme UI 5.0 update is expected to be based on Android 14 and will bring a number of new features and improvements. However, not all Realme devices will be eligible for the update.
Realme UI 5.0 ineligible device list
- Realme GT Master Edition
- Realme GT 5G
- Realme GT NEO 2
- Realme 8 Pro
- Realme 8 4G
- Realme 8 5G
- Realme 8s 5G
- Realme 8i
- Realme 9 5G Speed Edition
- Realme 9i 4G
- Realme X7 Pro
- Realme X7 Max
- Realme X7
These devices will continue to receive monthly security patches, but they will not get the major Android 14 update or the new features and improvements that come with it.
Why are these devices not eligible for the Realme UI 5.0 update?
There are a few reasons why these devices are not eligible for the Realme UI 5.0 update. One reason is that they are older devices and may not have the hardware capabilities to run the latest software. Another reason is that Realme may not have enough resources to support all of its devices with major software updates.
What can Realme users do if their device is not eligible for the Realme UI 5.0 update?
Realme users who have devices that are not eligible for the Realme UI 5.0 update can still continue to use their devices as usual. They will continue to receive monthly security patches, which will help to keep their devices safe and secure.
Users can also choose to install custom ROMs on their devices. Custom ROMs are modified versions of the Android operating system that can offer new features and performance improvements. However, installing a custom ROM can be risky and may void the device’s warranty.
What are the new features and improvements coming with Realme UI 5.0?
Realme has not yet announced all of the new features and improvements that will come with the Realme UI 5.0 update. However, some of the features that have been rumored to be included include:
- A new design language
- Improved performance and battery life
- New privacy features
- New camera features
- New gaming features