Oppo R5 with 5.2-inch 1080p AMOLED display, 4.85mm thin body announced


Oppo unveiled the Oppo R5 along with the Oppo N3 at the event in Singapore. The Oppo R5 becomes the slimmest smartphone in the world, beating the 5.1mm Gionee Elife S5.1. It has a 5.2-inch 1080p AMOLED screen, powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with Adreno 405 GPU and runs on Color OS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 (KitKat). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. 

It has liquid metal material filled in between the chip and graphite to reduce the heat and has stainless steel body and has micro-arc frame that is hand polished.


Oppo R5 specifications

  • 5.2-inch (1080 x 1920 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display
  • 1.5 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939)  processor with Adreno 405 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory
  • Color OS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX214 sensor, Schneider lens
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4.85mm thick
  • 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC
  • 2000mAh battery with VOOC Rapid Charge

The Oppo R5 comes in silver color and is priced at 2999 Chinese Yuan / US$499. It would be available in December. Oppo would also offer Limited Gold Edition in future.

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