OPPO A5 2020 with Snapdragon 665 and 5,000mAh battery launched, prices start at Rs 12,490

On: September 11, 2019

OPPO has officially announced the A5 (2020) alongside the OPPO A9 2020 in India. The OPPO A5 (2020) has arrived as a toned-down edition of the A9 2020. Some of the salient features of the A5 2020 are a large-sized display, quad cameras and a huge battery. It has arrived with a competitive starting price of Rs. 12,490.

OPPO A5 2020 Specifications

OPPO A5 (2020)

The OPPO A5 2020 houses a 6.5-inch IPS LCD display with a nano waterdrop notch that produces HD+ resolution. It can filter harmful blue rays emitted by the display and is protected by Gorilla Glass 3+. The smartphone offers 89 percent screen-to-body ratio.

The Snapdragon 665 mobile platform that powers the OPPO A9 2020 is also present inside the OPPO A5 2020. The handset has 64GB of storage and it comes in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants. The handset features a dedicated slot for adding a microSD card. It features a large 5,000mAh battery. However, there is no support for fast charging on the device.

ColorOS 6.0.1 based on Android 9 Pie OS runs on the device. Game Boost 2.0 technology ensures smoother performance while gaming on the device.

On the front of the OPPO A5 2020 is an 8-megapixel selfie camera that comes with AI beautification features. The quad camera system on the back panel of the smartphone has a 12-megapixel primary lens, a 119-degree 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, 2-megapixel mono lens and a 2-megapixel portrait lens. Ultra Night Mode 2.0 allows the phone to capture impressive shots in dim light conditions. The smartphone is equipped with dual stereo speakers powered by Dolby Atmos. A fingerprint scanner is available on the rear shell of the phone.

OPPO A5 2020: Price and availability

The OPPO A5 2020 3GB RAM + 64GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variants are priced at Rs 12,490 and Rs 13,990 respectively. Sales begin via Amazon India on September 21st. Customers can get a discount of Rs. 2,000 in exchange for any other smartphone. Buyers can purchase the OPPO A5 (2020) with no-cost EMIs of 3 and 6 months. HDFC bank card users can take advantage of 5 percent instant discount.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.