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Oppo R5 (2014) review

Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
Adreno 405
2 GB / 16 GB
5.2 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus

Oppo announced the launch of the R5 smartphone in 2014. The manufacturer is offering the Oppo R5 phone with 5.2 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Oppo R5 comes with Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.2 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 1920 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Oppo R5 specifications

BrandOppo
NameR5
ModelR5
Release date2014

Body

The weight of Oppo R5 is about 5.47 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Oppo phone are average (5.86 x 2.93 x 0.19 inches).

Weight5.47 oz
Dimensions5.86 x 2.93 x 0.19 inches
Colorsgold, silver
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Oppo R5 comes with Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4.4 (KitKat)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
CPUQuad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53, quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 405

Display

The size of R5 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.2 inches AMOLED display of Oppo R5 with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size5.2 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Oppo R5 (2 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the R5 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Oppo R5 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The R5 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 2000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of R5 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 2000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Oppo phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Oppo R5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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