The Oppo A5 features a 6.2-inch HD (720p) display utilizing IPS LCD technology with 19 by 9 aspect ratio. This screen has a notch cutout that houses the earpiece and selfie camera. Inside the A5 is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage and a huge 4230mAh battery. The device runs Android v8.1 Oreo with Color OS 5.1 skin. This unit packs dual 13MP+2MP dual-rear cameras and an 8MP camera for selfies. Other popular and affordable Oppo smartphones in Kenya that you can check out include Oppo A3s, Oppo K1 & Oppo A7.
Oppo A5 Price In Kenya And Where To Buy
Approx= KSh. 24,000
A Review Of The Specifications Of Oppo A5
Introduction & Storage
Oppo A5 is a mid-range smartphone with big display and battery capacity as its main selling point. This smartphone features a notch with a tall display design that offers thin bezels. The fingerprint scanner has been omitted but there is a Face unlock sensor. This handset ships with an internal storage capacity of 64GB. This can further be expanded up to 256GB-via microSD card.
Display & Connectivity
The A5 packs a 6.2-inch HD 720p LCD. This resolution offers just adequate screen brightness with good picture quality. In terms of connectivity options,the device offers 4G networks with VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n,GPS, FM radio, and a microUSB 2.0 port.
Camera & Platform
This phone comes with a decent camera set-up that includes an 8MP selfie camera. At the back lies a dual 13MP main lens paired with 2MP lens dedicated for depth perception/Bokeh effects. The camera is also accompanied by an LED flash and can shoot FullHD videos. The A5 is operated by Android Oreo OS straight out of the box with ColorOS 5.2 skin on top.
Performance & Battery
At its heart, the Oppo A5 has a 1.8GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 450 SoC and 4GB RAM. It is fuelled by a 4230mAh battery. There is no fast charging technology to recharge the battery as we have seen with Oppo F9.
Oppo A5 Specs
|Supported Networks||2G, 3G, 4G|
|Dimensions||156.2mm x 75.6mm x 8.2mm|
|Screen Size||6.2 inches|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD touchscreen|
|Resolution||720 pixels x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Hardware & Operating System|
|OS||Android v8.1 Oreo|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450|
|Processor||Octa-core 1.8GHz Cortex-A53|
|Storage||4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage|
|MicroSD||Yes, up to 256GB|
|Rear||13MP+2MP, LED flash|
|Alert & Sound|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|USB||MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Face ID, Compass|
|Battery||4230mAh Li-Ion (non-removable)|