Oppo has officially launched a new budget phone with 5G connectivity – Oppo A55 5G a few days after the launch of Oppo A93 5G. The device is a monster in the budget smartphone market as it is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC and 6GB of RAM. Other highlights of this handset include the triple rear camera setup and the impressive battery capacity that it packs.
Oppo A55 5G specifications and features
Oppo’s latest 5G smartphone features a 6.5-inch HD+ LDC display with a 720×1,600p resolution, 480 nits of peak brightness, an 88.7% screen to body ratio, a waterdrop-style notch, and a 60Hz refresh rate. The smartphone will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, which is perfectly complemented by 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage (expandable to up to 1TB via microSD card slot).
In terms of camera specifications, the A55 5G houses a triple rear camera setup with a 13MP primary sensor with f/2.2 aperture, a 2MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP portrait camera with f/2.4 aperture. Oppo has added a ton of modes to A55’s rear camera including Night Scene, Panoramic, Professional, Time-Lapse, Super Text, Slow Motion, Ultra-Clear, etc. The handset also supports up to 10x digital zoom. For the front camera, it houses an 8MP selfie came with f/2.0 aperture. The shooting modes for the front camera include Night Scene, Portrait, Panorama, AI ID Photo, Time-Lapse, and more.
The smartphone packs a 5,000mAh battery while the connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.1, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack. For security and added protection, the device features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Moreover, it weighs just 186 grams and has 163.8 x 75.7 x 8.4 mm dimensions.
|Display||6.5-inch HD+ LCD display|
|Chipset||MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC|
|Camera||13MP+2MP+2MP | 8MP|
|Dimensions||163.8 x 75.7 x 8.4 mm|
Oppo A55 5G price and availability
Oppo A55 5G is priced at CNY 1,599 (roughly ₹18,000) for the 6GB of RAM+128GB of internal storage variant. The handset is available in two exciting color options – Rhythm Black and Brisk Blue. The smartphone is only available in China for now and is up for grabs at many online retailers including JD.com. More information about the official launch of A55 in the global market is expected to come out soon.