Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has launched the Oppo K5 smartphone. The device has a 6.4-inch display screen and a quad rear camera setup. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor the phone is available in 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variants. The K5 has a 4,000mAh battery that will keep the lights on.
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It has a 6.4-inches Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution. The K5 has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection against bumps and scratches. The phone is available in Fantasy forest, Polar sunshine, and Cyber metal colours. The dimensions of the phone are 158.7 x 75.2 x 8.6 mm and it weighs 182 grams.
In terms of optics, the Oppo K5 has a quad rear camera setup. It packs a 64 MP primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 8 MP camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a third 2 MP camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a fourth 2 MP camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The phone has a 32 MP camera on the front for selfies and video calls with an f/2.0 aperture. The Oppo K5 comes with features like LED flash, HDR, and panorama shot.
The Oppo K5 runs on Android 9.0 OS out of the box with the company’s proprietary ColorOS 6.1 on top. Under the hood, it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor with 6/8GB RAM. It has Adreno 618 GPU.
The K5 supports a fingerprint reader and also comes with a face unlock feature. It has an array of sensors including accelerometer, proximity sensor, GPS, gyroscope, and light sensor. The phone has Dolby Atmos sound and comes with a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Battery and Storage
Oppo has put a non-removable 4,000mAh battery in the phone. Similar to most mid-range phones, the Oppo K5 has 30 W fast-charging support. It charges up to 67% in 30 minutes with the VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 tech.
The phone comes in 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, and 8GB/256GB storage options expandable via a microSD card slot.
Connectivity options in the new Oppo phone are dual-sim with dual standby, Wi-Fi, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, and USB Type C with reversible connector.
The Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730G chip supports the processing and functioning of the Oppo K5. Qualcomm’s “G” series chips are dedicated to gaming phones. Under the hood, the K5 has a 2.2 GHz Octa-core CPU with 2x2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold and 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver processors. It is available in 128 GB and 256 GB internal storage variants.
Oppo K5 price for the 6GB + 128GB variant is approx. Rs 19000, while the 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB versions are priced at approx. Rs 21,000 and Rs 25,000, respectively.