Reno 5 5G series was long awaited after the launch of Oppo’s Reno 4 series earlier this year. Oppo has only listed the vanilla and Pro models of the new series that are almost similar, like most of the company’s smartphone line-ups. However, the chipset is the primary difference between the two versions. As usual, a Snapdragon chipset powers the toned-down edition.
Design and Display
Both smartphones look similar. They come with a rectangular camera aisle housing a setup for a quad-sensor camera.
The Pro model is fitted with a larger 6.55-inch screen on the front, while a 6.43-inch panel is for the vanilla handset.
OLED screens with 1080p resolution, 90 Hz refresh rate and 180 Hz touch sampling rate are flaunted by both handsets.
Internals and Storage
As for the inside the Oppo Reno5 5G comes with 8 GB or 12 GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128 GB or 256 GB UFS 2.1 onboard storage with the Snapdragon 765G chipset at the helm.
On the other side, the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset is powering the Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G. Similar memory options are also offered in the Reno5 5G Pro phone.
In the Reno 5 5G Vanilla and Pro smartphones, both smartphones bear a similar camera setup. The 64 MP main module with f/1.7 aperture and electronic image stabilization is fitted with a quad-sensor rear camera system (EIS).
The smartphones feature a single sensor shooter of 32 MP for selfies. It is accompanied by an ultra-wide-angle camera with 8MP and two modules with 2MP.
Battery and Pricing
A 4300 mAh battery is inserted in the Reno 5 duo, each supported by SuperVOOC 2.0 charging (65W peak speed) and reverse charging.
Pre-orders for the Reno 5 5G smartphones have been started in China. The toned-down Reno 5 costs $410, while $520 price is set for the Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G.
CPU- Oppo Reno5 5G is powered with Octa-core (core (1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver) along with Adreno 620 GPU. While Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G equipped with Octa-core (4×2.6 GHz Cortex-A77 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) and GPU of Mali-G77 MC9.
Chipset- Oppo Reno5 5G contains Qualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G (7nm), whereas Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is coming in Mediatek MT 6889Z Dimensity 1000+ (7nm).
Operating System- Both models will be coming in Android 11, ColorOS 11.1.
Networks- Both Oppo Reno5 5G and Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G supports 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, 5G.
Display- Oppo Reno5 5G have a display of 6.43 inches OLED panel, 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution, 90 Hz, 20:9, 410 PPI density, whereas, Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G have 6.55 inches OLED panel, 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution, 90 Hz, 20:9, 402 PPI density.
Memory- Both models will be coming in (8GB/12GB)/(128GB/256GB).
Camera- Both smartphones is equipped with 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP primary camera and selfie camera is 32 MP.