Last week, OPPO announced a price cut of Rs 1,000 on the 2GB and 3GB RAM variants of the OPPO A5s smartphone. Both the 2GB and 3GB RAM variants are now retailing for Rs 8,990 and Rs 9,990 respectively. Today, the company also announced the 4GB RAM variant of the OPPO A5s which comes with 64GB of internal storage. It comes in Gold and Green color options and is priced at Rs 12,990, The device is already on sale via offline stores across the country.
The OPPO A5s was first launched in April this year as an upgrade to OPPO A5. It sports a 6.2-inch waterdrop notch display with the HD+ (1520 x 720 pixels) resolution. The device comes powered by the 2.35GHz MediaTek Helio P35 octa-core processor coupled with PowerVR GE8320. In terms of optics, the OPPO A5s comes with 13MP + 2MP dual camera setup on the rear with f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP selfie camera on the front with f/2.0 aperture.
There is also a dedicated MicroSD card slot for further expanding the storage on this device. On the rear, the OPPO A5s also sports a fingerprint scanner. It also supports face unlock using the front camera. It is backed by a 4,230mAh non-removable battery and comes with 5V/2A (10W) charging input. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 2.4GHz, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port.
While the power button is placed on the right edge, the volume rocker can be found on the left edge. It runs on older Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with ColorOS 5.2 skin laid on top. The device measures 155.9 x 75.4 x 8.2 mm and weighs 170 grams. The OPPO A5s lacks in every department when compared to popular smartphones which are available via online stores at the same price. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details!