Realme 5 and 5 Pro: Oppo sees quadruple

Realme 5 Peo

The Chinese company Oppo offers 2 new models of phones. The successors of Realme 3 which had already been a great success in India.

After the success of Realme 3, the Chinese firm Oppo is tackling the smartphone market in India with its latest models: the Realme 5 and 5 Pro. These will be available respectively August 27 September 4. No announcement has yet been made for a trip to France.

Realme 5 Peo

Interesting technical specifications

The Realme 5 measures 164.4 mm in length, 75.6 mm in width and 9.3 mm in thickness for a weight of 198g. The smartphone is therefore slightly heavier than most of its competitors. On this surface is placed a screen of 6.5 inch HD-ready definition (720 x 1600 pixels).

Its processor is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 coupled to 3 or 4 GB of RAM depending on version and accompanied by 32 to 128 GB of storage. These components are powered by a 5000 mAh battery, offering a long autonomy. Finally, it will run under the Oppo operating system, Color OS 6.0.1, the most recent, based on Android 9.

And the Pro version?

The Realme 5 Pro is given a slightly smaller screen of 6.3 inch. Consequently, its body is also more narrow (157 x 74.2 x 8.9 mm), and offers a reduced weight of 14 g. Despite the smaller screen, the definition is more important with 1080 x 2340 pixels. The resolution thus goes from 269 to 409 ppi (pixels per inch).

It’s not the only place where the Pro version exceeds the classic version. At the component level, we move to a Snapdragon 712 and up 8 GB RAM. A faster phone therefore, but also less autonomous with its battery of 4035 mAh.

What’s up ?

The great novelty of the smartphone is its outdoor camera. Sorry, its outdoor cameras, which number 4 : the main 12 megapixel sensor (which goes up to 48 MP in the pro version), a wide-angle of 8 Mpx and 2 lenses of 2 Mpx: one dedicated to portraits, the other at the macro photography.

The unique front sensor does not look pale with 13 MP for selfies. The Realme 5 will be available in blue and purple. The Pro version will be entitled to blue and green. All will display a patterned back, less flat than previous iterations.

Color Realme 5

On the Indian market, the Realme 5 will be available around 130 €. Count 180 € for the Pro.