Realme Android 13 (Realme UI 4.0) Update: Supported Devices List
Realme released realme UI 3.0 based on Android 12 to several realme smartphones. While many users are yet to receive the Android 12 update, details about the Android 13 update have already been turned on.
Google recently released the Android 13 beta for select devices, which gave us a glimpse of Android 13 features. These features will most likely come to Android 13-based realme UI 4.0 as well. So, many realme users might wonder if their device will get the Android 13 update. Read more to find out.
Realme Android 13 Update Tracker
December 8: Realme UI 4.0 is now official. It brings over 260 improvements and delivers the most seamless software experience yet. Realme UI 4.0 features include real Intuitive Icons, Card-styled Layout, Omoji’s 79 new faces, Multi-screen Connect, Auto Pixelate, Quantum Animation Engine 4.0, Smart Music AOD, Dynamic Computing Engine, Large Folders, and Home Screen Widgets.
December 2: Android 13 open beta update is now live for Realme Narzo 50 Pro 5G in India.
November 28: The VP of Realme, in an episode of #AskMadhav, has confirmed that Realme will soon share details about Realme UI 4.0.
November 27: The open beta program is available in India for Realme GT Neo 3T and Realme 9i 5G users.
November 17: The realme 10 Pro series comprising the 10 Pro and 10 Pro+ arrives in China with Realme UI 4.0 out of the box. This suggests Realme UI 4.0 features, and the global rollout plan will likely announce this month.
November 15: Realme GT Neo 3 and Neo 3 (150W) Android 13 stable update is now available in India.
- GT Neo 3 (150W) software version: RMX3563_11_C.12.
- GT Neo 3 software version: RMX3561_11_C.12.
November 12: Realme has announced that the Android 13 Open Beta program is now available for Realme 9 Pro and 9 Pro+. However, it should be noted that the latest build is still based on Realme UI 3.0
October 21: Realme is seeding a stable Android 13 update for its Realme GT 2 Pro handset in India.
October 21: Realme UI 4.0 Public Beta Recruitment is live for Realme GT Neo 3 Series and Realme GT 2. To join the Public Beta, the GT Neo 3 series requires the current version to be A.44/ A.45, and GT 2 requires the current version to be A.19/ A.20.
October 11: Android 13 early access program for realme 9 Pro + 5G has been started to roll out in batches for the selected users.
September 19: Realme VP and Head of Realme International, Madhav Sheth, via his Twitter account, shared the Android 13 update early access roadmap for global users. As per the roadmap, Realme GT 2 Pro has already received the Android 13 beta. This month, the Realme GT Neo 3 (150W) and GT 2 to start getting the update. Below, you can check the Android 13 rollout timeline for the other Realme phones.
- From October 2022: Realme GT Neo 3T, 9 Pro+ 5G, 9 Pro, and 9i.
- From November 2022: Realme GT, Narzo 50 Pro, and Narzo 50 5G.
- From December 2022: Realme GT Neo 2, X7 Max, 8 5G, and Narzo 30 5G.
- From Q1, 2023: Realme GT Master Edition, 9 5G Speed Edition, 9 (5G, 4G), 9i 4G, and 8s 5G.
- From Q2, 2023: Realme 8 4G, 8i, Narzo 50.
- From Q3, 2023: Realme Narzo 50A Prime, C35, C31, C30, Narzo 50i Prime, and C33.
September 5: Realme has shared Realme UI 4.0 rollout timeline for Chinese units of Realme devices. The Early Access for the Realme GT 2 Pro is already available from August 2022. This roadmap is for the first batch of smartphones.
- From September 2022: Realme GT Neo 3, Neo 3 150W/ Naruto Limited Edition, and GT 2.
- From October 2022: Realme GT 2 Master Discovery Edition, GT Master Explorer Edition, Q5, Q5 Pro/ Carnival Edition.
- From November 2022: Realme GT.
- From December 2022: Realme GT Neo 2/ Neo 2 Dragon Ball Custom Edition, GT Neo/ Neo Flash Edition.
Realme UI 4.0 roadmap for the global markets, including India, will likely be revealed by November 2022.
August 4: Realme has announced the Android 13 early access program for the Realme GT 2 Pro handset. With the early access program, GT 2 Pro users can try out the new OS ahead of the stable rollout.
June 8: Google has started rolling out Android 13 Beta 3 with Platform Stability for supported Pixel phones. Realme Android 13 release could be nearing.
May 12: Google announced the Android 13 operating system on May 11. Realme has opened the Android 13 Beta 1 program (as a part of the Developer Preview program) for its flagship Realme GT 2 Pro (European Version). You need to update to the required version of Android 12 (RMX3301_A.14) to install the Android 13 Developer Preview (RMX3301_11_C.01) build.
Realme Android 13 (realme UI 4.0) Release Date
- The Android 13-based realme UI 4.0 was released on December 8, 2022. The update will be rollout to all eligible Realme devices in phases.
When we look at the past, after the release of ColorOS 12, realme announced realme UI 3.0 based on Android 12, which was very similar to ColorOS 12 except for a few things here and there.
Since realme UI is just a copy of OPPO’s ColorOS, we can expect realme UI 4.0 to release around the same time as ColorOS 13, which will be based on Android 13.
Realme Android 13 (realme UI 4.0) Supported Devices List
Although there is no official information regarding the release date or the eligible devices list for the Android 13-based realme UI 4.0 update, we have created the eligible devices list based on realme’s firmware update policy. The list includes all eligible realme smartphones launched in different regions of the globe.
Realme GT Series:
Realme has promised three years of major OS updates for its recent flagship GT 2 series.
These Realme Devices may not get the Android 13 update
Although the list of devices that are eligible for the update is long, there are some devices that may not get the Android 13-based realme UI 4.0 update as well. Realme usually provides two years of OS updates for the Realme Number Pro/X series and one year of OS updates for the Realme Number Series. This means that the following devices may not get the Android 13 update:
- Realme Narzo 50A
- Realme Narzo 50i
- Realme Narzo 30 4G
- Realme Narzo 30A
- Realme C25
- Realme C25s
- Realme C21
- Realme 7
- Realme 7 5G
- Realme X7 Pro
- Realme X3
- Realme X3 SuperZoom
- Realme X50 Pro/Player
- Realme X50
- Realme X50m
The above list is unofficial; hence, realme may include or exclude any device from the list in the future. This list does NOT include devices that will launch in the future, as they will get the Android 13 update.