Oppo R5

Oppo has launched its slimmest smartphone, Oppo R5, in India. Oppo R5 is launched in India for Rs. 29,990. It will go on pre order from 1st Jan 2015.

Oppo R5 is just 4.85 mm thick, it has a stainless steel body and has micro-arc frame. It was unveiled in September and at the time of unveiling it was world’s slimmest smartphone but recently Vivo had launched Vivo X5Max with just 4.75mm thickness and became Slimmest smartphone.

Oppo R5 sports a 5.2 inch Full HD (1920×1080 pixels) LTPS Display at 423ppi. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Oppo R5 is powered by a 1.5 GHz Octa core Qualcomm SnapDragon 615 with 2GB of RAM.

For graphics Oppo R5 comes with a Adreno 330 GPU. It comes with 16 GB on-board storage which can be further expanded upto 128 GB via MicroSD Card.

Oppo R5 comes with a 13 megapixel Sony Exmor IMX214 BSI sensor rear camera with LED flash. For selfies, it features a 5 megapixel f/2.0 front camera.

Oppo R5 connectivity options include LTE, 3G, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. To attain the slimmer design, Oppo R5 doesn’t come with 3.5mm Audio Jack. Instead it comes with USB earphones. Oppo is also giving USB-to-3.5mm Audio Adaptor with Oppo R5 so that normal headphones with 3.5 mm jack can be connected with Oppo R5.

Oppo R5 runs on ColorOS 2.0 which is based on Android 4.4 kitkat. It has 2,000 mAh battery with VOOC technology which provides faster charging. It can charge upto 75% in 30 minutes.

Oppo R5 Key Specifications:

  • 5.2 inch FHD LTPS screen
  • 1.5 GHz octa core processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Adreno 330 GPU
  • 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash
  • 5 Megapixel front camera
  • 2,000 mAh battery
  • 16 GB Internal Memory, can be expanded using upto 128GB MicroSD card
  • ColorOS 2.0 Based on Android 4.4.4 Kitkat

Oppo R5 comes in Silver and Gold colors. Oppo R5 price in India is Rs. 29,990 and will go on pre order from 1 January 2015. Exact release date of Oppo R5 is unknown at the moment.