Oppo R5 Review: New definitions of the slim phone

The Chinese Oppo phone company has launched a smartphone with a thickness of only 4.85mm Oppo R5 and become the slimmest phone in the world today. And below is a Oppo R5 Review with detail.



Oppo R5 Phone has aluminum unibody design, the front panel includes three touch pad, the back has the appearance reminiscent of the iPhone with white borders on the bottom, along the convex camera. Once the iPhone 6 launches the convex camera, it seems inadvertently or deliberately products that other companies also use this design protruding camera, typically the line of Samsung Galaxy A and now the Oppo R5. However, the convex camera on R5 give perfect look with this design.


At the border, it has keys such as power, volume up or down and the bottom edge is the micro USB charging port. Oppo R5 not have a 3.5mm jack for headphone to listen to music, you must use a separate USB microphone headset comes with the factory box. Oppo R5 feels like holding a nothing because the thickness of the phone. However, with thin and square design this would make difficult to handle R5 and very easy to slip out of the hand.


Oppo R5 comes with 5.2 inch AMOLED display with Full HD resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. Although the use of AMOLED panels on R5, but slightly in a bright color is not subdued by the same technology and the same resolution as the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 or Galaxy S5.


Oppo R5 has a 5 mega pixels front camera and rear camera of 13megapixels with FullHD 1080p video recording capabilities at 60fps. In addition, the camera is also quite nice interface, easy to use and comes with one of the default and useful features and you can also download other applications like beautiful face, panorama, shoot exposure, Backlight HDR capture, capture animated GIFs, macro, original RAW image capture etc.


Practical experience, feeling that Oppo R5 camera work well in high light conditions like the Sony Xperia Z1 and Z2. However, despite their photos better brightness, beautiful color, but in areas with bright light.


Oppo R5 use Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS and Color OS interface designed by the Oppo. Overall Color OS nice and handy. Also, R5 also possesses many unique features, typically like tap two times to lock or unlock the screen, capsized off the computer to the phone call, do not touch swipe gestures to view and move to other pages etc.


Especially the draw features on the default screen when the phone is off to activate the application. For example, when you draw the letter O, the phone will automatically open the camera, draw arrows to the change songs, draw two marks stripes to on or off the music etc.


Oppo R5 is equipped with 1.5 GHz Quad-core Processor, Snapdragon 615 chip, 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal memory. In fact, the device performs all tasks smoothly and only a slight lag when launching the high-end game such as Asphalt 8. The downside of R5 from memory. With 16GB will greatly restrict the activities of the users, especially when the phone does not have an expandable memory card slot.


Oppo R5 loudspeaker music is okay, not too much noise. The R5 biggest minus point is removing the standard 3.5mm headphone jack. So want to listen to music, users are required to use your own headphones, which is coming to the phone. This is very inconvenient for those who want to improve the sound quality in the line of premium headphones or earphones in case of need replacing damaged. This is the point we do not like in the Oppo R5.


Battery life:

To get an incredible thinness of the Oppo R5 forcing to reduce battery capacity of 2.000 mAh. This battery level is not getting comfortable for a phone with good configuration. Therefore, the battery will be an issue to keep in mind before deciding to buy Oppo R5. The daily charge is to be inevitable if you are using a high frequency.

Final line:

Oppo R5 is the new king of the slimmest phone in the world. When you hold this phone in your hand definitely will find certain interest in it. But in return for thinness is a shortage of battery life and 3.5mm jack. This is what will prevent the user to make decisions to get Oppo R5, especially when the Oppo R5 Price is not exactly in the mid-range about $499 – approximately 31,500 rupees. Anyway, you should also try to hands on experience the get most accurate decisions.

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