Reading the name “Oppo R5” might bring into your mind the thought “just another midrange option.” And that’s only partially true – with a careful examination of the specs of the R5, it becomes clear that this actually isn’t just a new mid-range offering, but instead a flagship in its own right (what is a flagship, anyway?)… or is it? We’ll answer that question when we put the Oppo R5 through its paces for a full written and video review on the site, but in the meantime, we’ve got a list of Oppo R5 for you to read and ponder after you’re done sifting through our other coverage of the phone.


Oppo R5 specs

Component Description
Screen size 5.2 inches
Screen type AMOLED
Resolution 1920×1080
Pixel density 423 ppi
SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
Type Octa-core
Speed 2.1 GHz
GPU Unspecified
Storage 16GB
Expansion None
Camera 13MP Sony Exmor BSI sensor
Flash Yes
Front-facer 5MP (80 degree wide-angle)
Battery 2000mAh
OS Android 4.4 w/ ColorOS 2.0
Bands Varies by country/carrier
SIM type MicroSIM
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (dual-band capable)
NFC Unspecified
Infrared Unspecified
Sensors Unspecified
Build Ultra-thin; metal
Size 148.9 x 74.5 x 4.85mm / 155g

Want more on the Oppo R5? Check out our continuing coverage here.

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