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Every time when OPPO launches a smartphone the users can except something extra ordinary from them. From rotating camera to button controlled phone. But this time it is much bigger than that. The world’s thinnest smartphone has been handed over to the Oppo R5. But a doubt has been raised among the users regarding the thickness of the phone. Because the thickness of the headphones jack is around 3.5 mm. Slimmer than this will cause problems especially for the music lovers? But it has been clarified.
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OPPO R5 design, specification and features
As already mentioned Oppo R5 is the world’s thinnest smartphone. The phone’s thickness is around 4.9 mm. Gionee ELIFE S5.5’s thickness was around 5.5mm. Other than this the phone has got a 5.2 inch capacitive touch screen with an overall pixel density of 423 PPI. Also the phone is lighter than any other flagship devices. The phone weighs just 155 grams. As far as the design is considered OPPO R5 is really a slim beauty among the smartphones.
The phone is packed with a high performance 13 MP rear camera along with a LED flash and a 5 MP front facing camera. Both the camera can record videos at an HD resolution. The rear camera can shoot at 1080p videos at 60FPS while front camera can record videos in 720p at 120fps. Other than these all the basic features are included in the camera department.
MEMORY & PERFORMANCE
OPPO R5 is available only in a single variant which is a 16GB internal version. One of the saddest part is that the memory cannot be expanded further which is a huge setback for those who loves to install huge number of apps and games. For the performance of the phone there is a 2GB of RAM. The phone runs on the 64 bit 1.5GHz Octa core processor. Other than the SD card issue the phone is pretty good.
As far as the connectivity is considered the phone can handle the 4G network which can be availed through a micro SIM card. There is also other connectivity features like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, even NFC. As an add-on you can use your feature as a Wi-Fi modem which is pretty usual feature.
The OPPO R5 runs on the latest 4.4 version of Android with a guaranteed Lollipop update. The user is interface liquid smooth. Every advantage of the OS has been utilized in the phone which makes OPPO a spectacularly engineered device.
Here comes the important part. The price factor. As far as the news from the officials the phone will be priced around 499USD (around 28k INR). This is what OPPO R5 makes a flagship killer device.