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Oppo Reno 5K was launched in China on Thursday as the newest model in the Oppo Reno series. The new smartphone shares specifications with the Oppo Reno 5 5G that was launched in the Chinese market in December, with the exception of the chipset. The Oppo Reno 5K comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G, while the Oppo Reno 5 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 765 SoC. Other highlights of the Oppo Reno 5K are identical to the Oppo Reno 5 5G. This means that the phone comes with the same quad rear cameras, hole-punch display design, and 4,300mAh battery that debuted on the last year's model.
Oppo Reno 5K price details are yet to be revealed. However, the phone will go on sale in China from March 6 in 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variants. It will be available in three distinct colour options, namely Green Breeze, Midnight Black, and Starry Dream.
To recall, the Oppo Reno 5 5G debuted at CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 30,300) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 33,700) for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage model.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo Reno 5K runs on Android 11 with ColorOS 11.1 and features a 6.43-inch full-HD+ (1,080x2,400 pixels) OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 91.7 percent of screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC, paired with Adreno 619 GPU and up to 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM. The phone comes with a quad rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.7 lens and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens. The camera setup also carries a 2-megapixel macro shooter and a 2-megapixel portrait sensor.
For selfies and video chats, the Oppo Reno 5K comes with a 32-megapixel camera sensor at the front. The front-facing sensor comes along with a five-piece lens that has a field-of-view (FoV) of 85 degrees.
The Oppo Reno 5K comes with up to 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The phone also includes an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Oppo has provided a dual-cell, 4,300mAh battery that supports SuperVOOC 2.0, SuperVOOC, VOOC 3.0, PD, and QC fast charging protocols. Besides, the Oppo Reno 5K measures 159.1x73.4x7.9mm and weighs 179 grams.
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