Oppo Unveiled Reno5 Pro 5G With Quad-Camera Module And Dimensity 1000+ SoC In India

Oppo Unveiled Reno5 Pro 5G With Quad-Camera Module And Dimensity 1000+ SoC In India

Oppo Unveiled Reno5 Pro 5G With Quad-Camera Module And Dimensity 1000+ SoC In India

by January 20, 2021

The Chinese tech mogul hosted an online-only event where it revealed the 5G variant of Oppo Reno5 Pro for the Indian market. The smartphone has already gone on sale in the brand’s home market, last month. Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is in direct line with last year’s Oppo Reno4 Pro.

Few highlights:

  • It will be the first 5G-powered device from Oppo in India.
  • MediaTek’s Dimensity 1000+ chipset will also debut with Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G in the Indian market.
  • The quad-camera system will feature a primary lens of 64MP.

The design language of the latest Reno5 Pro 5G fetches its premium design language from its forerunner, Oppo Reno4 Pro. The latest addition to the Oppo lineup will be the first smartphone from the brand to offer 5G connectivity. Through MediaTek’s 7nm Dimensity 1000+ SoC is already available in smartphones outside the Indian market, it will debut here with Oppo’s Reno5 Pro 5G.

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G: Key specs & features

With a 6.5” AMOLED panel, Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G offers a screen resolution of 1080*2400 pixels. This FullHD+ panel will carry a 20:9 aspect ratio with a pixel density of 402ppi. The touch sampling rate Oppo is offering here is 180Hz and the refresh rate is 90Hz. The panel also supports HDR10+. The panel is designed with curved edges and a punch-hole cutout to accommodate the selfie camera. Users will also get an in-display fingerprint sensor and Oppo is also offering basic face unlock.

The punch-hole cutout on the top-right will house a 32MP selfie snapper. The rear will feature a quad-camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary sensor paired with an ultra-wide 8MP sensor. There will also be dual 2MP macro and mono sensors. The front 32MP sensor will shoot FullHD videos at 30fps whereas the rear can record up to 4K 30fps. Oppo is also using an AI tool to brighten up the low-light clips.

The camera app of Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G will also let users record video from both, front and rear cameras, simultaneously. It will also offer Ultra Steady Video 3.0 for video stabilization, monochrome video recording, use of AI tools for scene enhancement and various portrait colors, slow-mo video recording at 960fps, Ultra Dark Mode, etc.

At its core, Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G will sport Dimensity 1000+ chipset paired with 8 gigs of LPDDR4x memory. The smartphone will carry onboard storage of 128GB of UFS 2.1 type. Based on Android 11, it will boot with ColorOS 11.1 on the top. The whole package is backed up by a 4,350 mAh battery with fast charging support up to 65W, all thanks to the brand’s proprietary SuperVOOC 2.1 charging technology. Oppo claims the smartphone will charge 0-100% in just 30 minutes.

Other connectivity features are a dual-SIM slot (one with 5G support), USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 6, GPS, and Bluetooth 5.1.

Pricing and availability

The smartphone Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G, will come in two color options, Astral Blue and Starry Black. It will be available at a retail price of ₹39,999 from Jan 22 onwards. Oppo has also opened pre-booking windows from various portals including e-commerce stores like Flipkart and Oppo’s e-Store. Customers can also register themselves in the pre-booking program from retail stores like Croma and Reliance Digital. In some introductory offers, a flat 10% cashback for the HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank cardholders, no-cost EMI with no down payment, one-EMI cashback, etc. There are some extra benefits for existing Oppo users where they are entitled to get an upgrade bonus up to ₹1,500, extended warranty, special schemes for EMI payment, and more.