OPPO A55 5G with Dimensity 700, 5,000mAh battery launched: price, specifications


  • The OPPO A55 5G mid-range phone has launched in China
  • It is equipped with the Dimensity 700 SoC
  • It has a massive 5,000mAh battery and 13MP triple cameras

OPPO has launched the A55 5G mid-range phone in China. It is the second A-series phone to launch this month in the country after the OPPO A93 5G. The major attraction of the OPPO A55 5G is that it is the first phone to feature the Dimensity 700 SoC, which went official back in November last year.

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The OPPO A55 5G features dual 5G SIM support, a large-sized battery, ample internal storage, a tall aspect ratio display, and the latest ColorOS edition, among others

OPPO A55 5G specifications and features


OPPO A55 5G with Dimensity 700 chipset has launched in China

The OPPO A55 5G has a 6.5-inch LCD screen with a waterdrop notch. It features HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels, a 20:9 aspect ratio, 269ppi pixel density, and 480 nits brightness. The OPPO A55 5G delivers a screen to body ratio of 88.7 percent.

For capturing selfie shots, the OPPO A55 5G has an 8-megapixel front camera. At the rear, it features a 13-megapixel primary camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro shooter with a 4cm focal length, and a 2-megapixel portrait lens. The front and rear cameras offer photography features such as Night Scene mode, time-lapse photography, panorama, and Full HD video recording.

The Dimensity 700 chipset powers the OPPO A55 5G with 6GB of RAM. For storage, the device has an internal storage of 128GB and a microSD card slot. The phone runs ColorOS 11 based on Android 11.

The OPPO A55 5G has a 5,000mAh battery that offers nearly 14 hours of watch time and around 9 hours of gaming time. However, the massive battery is only coupled with a 10W charger. The handset offers other features such as dual SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, USB Type-C, a side-mounted fingerprint reader, a 3.5mm audio jack.

OPPO A55 5G pricing and availability

The OPPO A55 5G has arrived in a sole variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. It is priced at RMB 1,599 (~Rs 18,000) and it comes in two colours such as Brisk Blue and Rhythm Black. Currently, it not clear whether OPPO will bringing the OPPO A55 5G to India.

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.