Alongside the Realme GT Neo 2 5G, Realme also unveiled Realme UI 3.0, the latest version of its custom flavour of Android. Realme UI 3.0 is based on Android 12, and it brings a host of new features apart from what Google introduced with the stock version of Android 12. Realme says that its new software is targeted towards “young people” and has a design that is “Seamless Fun.” It brings upgrades in design, fluidity, functionality, personalisation, and privacy.

Realme UI 3.0 customizations include new icons and an interface called Fluid Space Design. The new icons have a 3D design, outlining, and shadows. The Fluid Space design has a more organised layout which offers a spacious design by reducing information density and increasing white space, similar to Samsung’s One UI software. Let us have a look at the Realme UI 3.0 update and all of its new features. We have also included the complete list of devices that will get the Realme UI 3.0 update.

Realme UI 3.0 Features

Realme UI 3.0 Features

Fluid Space Design

Realme UI 3.0 Icons vs Realme UI 2.0 Icons

Android 12-based Realme UI 3.0 offers a lot of customizations options and features, and one of the design changes include Fluid Space Design. It is the company’s new UI design language with an organized layout, icons with 3D design and vibrancy, and a wider range of colours. Realme has also enhanced the title size, text contrast, and symbols throughout Realme UI 3.0.

Realme UI 3.0 Spatial Layout Interface

Even More Personalisation With Global Color Theme, Improved Always-On Display (AOD)

Realme UI 3.0 AOD

The company claims that its newer software offers more personalization options. You can customize icons, backgrounds, fonts, and other UI elements as per the user’s preference. Realme UI 3.0 includes Global Color Theme, a customisation feature that is based on Android 12’s Material You design. Users can select their favourite colour, and it will be used throughout the Realme UI 3.0 user interface.

Realme also has enhanced the always-on display (AOD) experience. Users now have the ability to upload their photos, and they will be converted into a silhouette-like design and it appears on the screen during the Always On Display mode. You also can add Omojis like food, ghosts, and objects directly to AOD.

AI Smooth Engine

Realme UI 3.0 AI Smooth Engine

Apart from the user interface, personalization, and AOD changes, Realme also has tweaked its AI Smooth Engine which uses software-based algorithms to enhance UI smoothness and reduce power consumption. Realme claims that the new AI Smooth Engine decrease memory consumption by 30% and increases the app launching speed by 13%. The company also has added Floating Window 2.0 to the newer software version, which improves multitasking and allows users to control floating windows as they wish.


Last but not least, Realme has also added a new privacy feature in the Realme UI 3.0: Private Pic Share. This feature helps users hide a picture’s EXIF information such as camera model, timestamps, and location data with other users. In addition to these new features, Realme also has added more limitations to app permissions in the newer software version.

Realme UI 3.0 Roadmap

List Of Phones That Will Receive Realme UI 3.0 Update (Android 12)

October 2021

December 2021

  • Realme GT Master Edition
  • Realme GT Neo 2 5G
  • Realme X7 Max
  • Realme 8 Pro

Q1 2022

  • Realme X7 Pro
  • Realme X50 Pro 5G
  • Realme 8i
  • Realme 7 Pro
  • Realme Narzo 50A
  • Realme Narzo 30
  • Realme C25
  • Realme C25s

Q2 2022

  • Realme X7
  • Realme X3
  • Realme X3 SuperZoom
  • Realme 8 5G
  • Realme 8s
  • Realme 7 5G
  • Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G
  • Realme Narzo 30 5G

Realme has stated that the first device to receive the Android 12-based Realme UI 3.0 will be the Realme GT 5G smartphone. The Realme UI 3.0 release is slated to happen in October 2021. Later, Realme GT Master Edition, Realme GT Neo 2 5G, Realme X7 Max, and Realme 8 Pro will get the Realme UI 3.0 update in December 2021. In Q1 and Q2 2022, several other Realme smartphones will get the Realme UI 3.0 update.

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