OPPO A37 Review: Monolithic design and Wonderful Camera

Oppo Mobile has gained success worldwide for its affordable devices with high-end specs and camera features especially in youngsters. Oppo has continued its practice of launching the A37, the device come with eye-catching design, latest software features and special intelligence in its camera features has the ability to capture wonderful stills and selfie. Let’s walk-through the Oppo A37 review to know more about it. OPPO A37 Review


Oppo has always been applauded for its smartphone design, It always follows the latest trend which attracts specially youngsters and the A37 is no exception.

Although OPPO A37 is not built with full metal even though it gives a luxurious feeling, high-end design and monolithic style throughout that’s quite inherited from the successor F1 Plus. It is fitted easily in one hand, solid as well as comfort grip thanks to its compact size and soft curved edges.

However, very thin layers of paint on the A37 so it can get easily scratched. So our advice to users is to use batter protective back cover on the A37.


Oppo has given the smartphone a 5.0-inch AMOLED display that carries HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It appears like this display is pretty moderate for the pricing that the device asks with a usable pixel density of 294ppi, high 450cd/m2 screen brightness and 2.5D Glass layer on top of it that should be adequate enough for every tasks.


Besides design, to clicking pictures is a main highlight on Oppo A37. It packs in an 8-megapixel primary rear camera assisted with an LED flash. Along with that, it also packs a 5-megapixel secondary front camera. The camera hardware is promising, other than the aperture that the phone packs. It has a f/2.2 aperture and 5P lens on the primary camera which should hamper its performance in low lighting conditions. OPPO A37

Despite it comes with 1/4 inch image sensor and 1.4μm pixel size allows more light with details even in low light conditions. Low light pictures will not be that good, and after taking some pictures in low lighting mode, it was confirmed that the phone is not going to perform that well in low light.

The device is equipped with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with a large f/2.4 aperture and Beautify 4.0 selfie image processing algorithms that helps users to capture extremely amazing images. Other camera functions including Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, professional mode, filters, GIF animation, Face beauty, continuous shooting, and more.

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The chipset used is an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 chipset ticking at 1.5 GHz clock speed. This processor is paired with 2GB of RAM and Mali-T860 GPU that should suffice in delivering decent performance and multi-tasking experience. Moreover, many smartphones in this price range arrive with similar hardware aspects.

When conducting Oppo A37 review on all of the benchmark software system, the device score quite low compared to its rivals in the mid-range segment. Let’s see the overall performance evaluation, AnTuTu score is about 20,977 points, Geekbech 3 multi-core score is 1,371 points. Finally, 3DMark graphics scoring of this Oppo smartphone reach up to 4,159 points. OPPO A37 Price in India

But when play games which require strong configuration like Asphalt 8 or NOVA 3, A37 can still meet the user’s gaming experience in the default mode. However, we can still see weaknesses in RAM consumption. Despite 2GB RAM as well as eliminating many conveniences but with so deep customization into the operating system makes only 800MB RAM free on the A37, which leads some obstruction in multitasking.

The A37 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with company’s own ColorOS 3.0 and 16GB of native storage which can be further expanded via microSD card up to 64GB.


Battery capacity of the A37 is 2630mAh, despite only HD screen resolution, but the battery juice has not been as expected. It can pump in a decent backup up to 1 day and 3 hours with basic tasks such as web surfing, chat, social networking, music player, 3G connectivity and constantly on WiFi.

Final line:

In less than $250 price range, Oppo A37 ​​emerged with luxurious design, and good imaging capabilities on both front and rear camera that really follow current trends, especially for youth. However, if someone is looking a product with high performance and long battery life, the Oppo A37 is not a perfect choice for him.


  • Elegant design
  • High quality camera
  • Integrated smart features


  • Easy to scratch
  • Weak multi-tasking
  • Average battery life

Check out Oppo A37 Price in USA below:

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