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Original story (from April 21) follows:

Though Realme did not take too long to deliver the Realme UI (Android 10) updates for the devices under its portfolio, a few smartphones, like Realme 3 and Realme 3i are still in the pipeline to get it.

Both the devices were expected to get the stable Realme UI (Android 10) update by the second week of April, but the update seems distant, as we have already entered the third week of the month.

realme 3i and realme 3 android 10-min

What gives more weightage to the above statement that the update has been pushed, is the fact that Realme has now started rolling out a new Android 9 Pie-based April 2020 security update for both the Realme 3 and Realme 3i.

This latest update also tags along some bug fixes and stability improvements for both the devices. The OTA is arriving with version number A.28 on Realme 3 and 3i.

Here is the combined changelog of the said update for both the Realme devices:

● Android security patch: April, 2020
● Fixed some known bugs, and improved system stability

realme 3 and realme 3i april security update

Our readers should note that the update will be hitting their Realme 3 and Realme 3i units via OTA in batches. If you haven’t received the notification for it, then you should wait for a bit as it is rolled out in a staggered manner.

However, for those who do not wish to wait for the OTA to arrive on their phones and want to upgrade their phone right away, then you can download the update package file from the below section:

Realme 3

  • Device: Realme 3
  • Codename: #RMX1821EX
  • Channel: India
  • Version: RMX1821EX_11.A.28
  • Android: 9
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: 0f14aa504c4da3f5b1e66926b87b4fb9

Realme 3i

  • Device: Realme 3i
  • Codename: #RMX1821EX
  • Channel: India
  • Version: RMX1821EX_11.A.28
  • Android: 9
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: 0f14aa504c4da3f5b1e66926b87b4fb9

And as the April security patch for the Realme 3 and 3i is based on the Android 9 Pie, it seems clear that the Android 10 (Realme UI) update has been pushed to a later date for both the phones.

In the meantime, we will keep our eyes on the lookout for the Realme UI (Android 10) update for both the phones and we will report it, once the update is out.

Update 1 (April 22)

The stable Realme UI update is now hitting Realme 3 and 3i devices. Complete coverage here.

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A Six Sigma and Google Certified Digital Marketer who also holds an MBA degree in Finance and Marketing. A technology and automobile enthusiast who likes to play guitar, travel, and relax. Entrepreneur and Blogger.

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