If you’re looking for Oppo smartphones, you’ve got a taste for style and quality design. At the height of form over function, the Oppo R5 is the smartphone for looks over features. Sleek and minimalistic, the Oppo R5 keeps your updated in style. Read more about Oppo R5 below.
In the past, there are only limited choices when it comes to getting powerful smartphones in the market. Not only that, they tend to be very experience as well and this means that not a lot of people is able to own them. However, it is incredible to get a powerful smartphone without breaking a wallet. Among these affordable yet powerful models is the marvelous Oppo R9 Plus.
Although Oppo F3 Plus has been released in India, Philippines and other countries earlier this year, other places such as Malaysia and Singapore still do not have them in their respective Oppo still does not give any reasons to explain this situation. It seems that Malaysian and Singaporean Oppo fans have to wait longer or acquire through other mobile stores.
|Release Date in Philippines|
|Processor frequency||1.5 GHz|
|Processor family||Qualcomm Snapdragon|
|Display diagonal||13.2 cm (5.2")|
|Display resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display number of colours||16.78 million colours|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB connector type||Micro-USB|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Weight & dimensions|
|SIM card capability||Single SIM|
|SIM card type||MicroSIM|
|Wi-Fi standards||IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|3G bands supported||850,1900,2100 MHz|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)|
|RAM capacity||2 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||16 GB|
|USB mass storage|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Operating system version||4.4|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||13 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||5 MP|
|Video recording modes||480p,720p,1080p|
|Maximum frame rate||30 fps|
|Resolution at capture speed||1920x1080@30fps|
|Video capture resolution (max)||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Battery capacity||2000 mAh|
|Colour of product||Grey|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
Like all Oppo smartphones, the first thing you’ll notice about the Oppo R5 is the slim, stylish, futuristic looks of the handset. In the race for the thinnest smartphone in the world, Oppo R5 certainly makes headlines. Oppo has pushed the boundaries in size and form of the Oppo R5. A combination of metal and glass make the outer casing interesting and easy to hold in the palm of your hand. It is 4.85mm thin from the side. Dials are on the right hand side with the left side completely blank. The Oppo R5 has no audio headset jack. Instead, headphones are plugged in using microUSB slot. Along with capacitive buttons, all these features allow for seamless design in the Oppo R5’s exterior.
Crystal clear display adds to the Oppo R5’s aesthetics. Powered by a 5.2 inch AMOLED 1080p display at 423ppi, the Oppo R5 vivid graphics make for perfect viewing. Colours are vibrant and saturated and clarity is bright even when out in sunlight. Ultimately, it’s what’s underneath that attracts every user. With a Snapdragon 615 (Optacore 64-bit processor) Adreno 405 with 2GB of RAM, processor speed is fast enough for daily applications and tasks. Apps open quickly and smooth. 16GB of internal storage allows for more memory space.
For the camera, the rear camera is 13MP with a variety of app features along with downloadable add-ons to customize your photography. Some of Oppo R5’s key features in the camera app are the low light (slow shutter speed) setting that allows you to shoot in lower light conditions, granted you have a steady hand. The camera captures vivid colours even indoors making it suitable for capturing stills of food and indoor activities. Battery life may not be impressive, but Oppo’s rapid charge charger saves you time on charging and battery life. On top of this, the Tap to Wake feature allows the user to access the phone with just one tap to the screen. Some Samsung-ish features such as the motion sensing features are present. Overall, the Oppo R5 is a unique smartphone that you might want to look into.