Oppo A5 Review – A Whopping 4230mAh Battery and Tallest 6.2” Notch Display

Oppo A5 - Review, Release Date, Price, Specifications & Features - Australia

Oppo has just launched its much-anticipated mid-range smartphone called Oppo A5 in Australia, India and China days after the smartphone was spotted on a TENNA listing. The Oppo A5 lands with a notch as well as a dual-camera configuration on the back. The device lacks a fingerprint scanner as it features facial recognition.

The Oppo A5 boasts a bunch of dazzling specification such as Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with a guarantee to upgrade to Android P 9.0 and gorgeous 6.2-inches IPS display and 720 x 1520 pixels resolution at 271 PPI for full HD experience. In terms of camera, Oppo A5 is equipped with a dual 13MP + 2MP Autofocus rear camera having Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection and PDAF features. The front side is covered by an 8MP shooter for selfie experience, though.

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oppo a5 Specifications

Performance-wise, Oppo A5 is powered by Octa-core Qualcomm SDM 450 Snapdragon 450 Chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM and Adreno 506 handles a graphical department. A 64GB of onboard memory is presented which is expandable further up to 256GB via microSD card and massive 4230mAh battery gives you enough freedom all day long under a single charge.

What else? Let’s find out in our quick Oppo A5 review in which we’ve covered every major factor i.e. its release date, price, and specifications.

Oppo A5 Release Date and Price

A few days back, Oppo A5 release date was unknown, but now we know. The Oppo A5 released in India on July 12, 2018, and has been listed for pre-orders and sales are set to begin on 13 July 2018.

When will it be available in stores in Australia? It’s something need to be confirmed, but Oppo A5 release date in Australia is expected in August or a little earlier thanks to a bunch of rumours. As stated earlier, Oppo A5 will set you back around CNY 1500 which after conversion comes to around INR 14,999.

How much does it cost in Australia? To be honest, Oppo A5 Price in Australia isn’t made official. However, it’s expected to carry a price tag of AU$300 or a little more. It will be available in 2 sensational colours – Blue and Pink.

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Oppo A5 Specifications

Here we’ve listed down all Oppo A5 Specifications. Have a look!

(microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot))
CAMERASDual 13 MP (AF) + 2 MP (no AF, depth sensor) LED flash

8 MP (f/2.2)
CONNECTIVITYWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
SENSORSAccelerometer, proximity, compass
BATTERYNon-removable Li-Ion 4230 mAh battery
OPERATING SYETEMAndroid 8.1 (Oreo), Color OS 5.0 skin
CPUOcta-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
CHIP & GPUQualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450
Adreno 506
DISPLAY6.2 inches , 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (271 ppi density)
DIMENSIONS156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm (6.15 x 2.98 x 0.32 in)
WEIGHT163 grams
ALERT TYPES3.5 mm Jack
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
COLOURBlue, Pink
PRICEAbout AUD$300 (Not Confirmed)

Final Words

The Oppo A5 is a biggest good-looking budget-oriented smartphone sporting bezel-less screen with a notch design. A dual camera means every captured image is gorgeous with a lot of details and a whopping 4230mAh battery shows the charge will last more than a day even with a heavy usage. In our personal opinion, Oppo A5 is a good-budget flagship smartphone with the emphasis being on expansive bezel-less display and the large battery.

So, how is it? Are you ready to upgrade yourself with Oppo A5 or will wait for something more exciting?  Share your thoughts down in the comments section.

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Staphanie Kyle is one of the youngest members managing gadget reviews and other high priority news and stories for TechenGuru. When she isn’t working, you can find her listening songs and watching documentaries and sports.
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