Chinese gadget maker Oppo has launched a new smartphone, Oppo A5s, which expands its affordable product lineup in India. The device has been provided with a stylish and trendy look and has a very long-lasting battery backup, as claimed by the company. Apparently, Oppo A5s comes with a large 4,230mAh battery capacity and a dual rear camera setup at the back. The device appears with a decent design having a sleek back finish. The camera sensors and the fingerprint scanner are bordered with golden linings.
Considering the specs of the smartphone, it has been stated to render “exceptionally long-lasting battery life” with the 4,230mAh capacity. It has arrived with a 6.2-inch display having an HD+ resolution and bezel-less design with a dew-drop notch on top. There is an aspect ratio of 19:9. The device runs on the MediaTek Helio P35 octa-core processor and a PowerVR GE8320 graphics. The cameras are equipped with 13MP having f/2.2 lens aperture and a 2MP secondary lenses and the front notch houses an 8MP sensor with an aperture of f/2.0. The Oppo A5s runs Android 8.1 Oreo Os, which is customised with the ColorOS version 5.2.1.
The Oppo A5s has been provided in two variants namely 2GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with a 64GB storage capacity. Both of the variants support storage expansion of 256GB. In terms of connectivity, the device features dual-SIM support and 4G LTE. Other than that, it has Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB port. Among the various sensors, it has Magnetic Induction, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, G-sensor, Acceleration Sensor, Virtual Gyroscope and Pedometer. A fingerprint scanner is located at the back panel of the device.
Additionally, it also features the Smart Bar, which is said to provide quick switching between apps, transfer files and reply to text messages. It also has a number of productive functions. There is Music on Display and a Smart Scan feature as well. The smartphone measures 155.9 x 75.4 x 8.2mm and it weighs 170 grams. The price for the 2GB RAM with 32GB storage model is Rs. 9,990 and comes in Black and Red colour variants. The Opps A5s is available via online stores like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, Paytm Mall and in offline stores. Furthermore, the price for the 4GB RAM with a 64GB storage has not been provided yet but it has been said to debut in May with Gold and Green colour variants.
The new budget handset from Oppo is likely to grab users attention. However, considering the full specification of the smartphone, it can be said that the device is a slightly improved version of the Oppo A5, which was launched last year. It has been provided with a bezel-less display and a traditional notch on top. There is no major difference in both the devices but the A5 came with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage variant.