Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G could be launched soon in India. A smartphone with a model number associated with the Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G is said to have been spotted on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) website. Oppo had anticipated the launch of the smartphone in India as soon as it was launched in China earlier this month. It is still unclear which SoC the smartphone will get in India, but we know that the Chinese variant is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1000+, paired with up to 12GB of RAM. The phone was also listed on Singapore’s IMDA certification website.
According to a tweet from tipster Mukul Sharma, a smartphone with model number CPH2201 was listed on the BIS site. And second another tweet by Sharma, the same model number was spotted on Singapore’s IMDA certification website under the name Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G. The smartphone was launched in China earlier this month and its launch in India was anticipated the same day.
Tasleem Arif, Oppo’s head of research and development in India, had done so tweeted asking Indians if they want a “great smartphone for shooting brilliant videos” in India, hinting at the launch of the Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G in the country. Speculation that the phone will debut in India in January, but we are still waiting for an official announcement from Oppo.
Specifications Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G
The dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G runs on Android 11 with ColorOS 11.1 on top. It features a 6.55-inch full-HD + OLED display (1,080×2,400 pixels) with a refresh rate of 90Hz and a screen-to-body ratio of 92.1%. As mentioned, the phone is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC, paired with the ARM Mali-G77 MC9 GPU and up to 12GB of RAM. The phone has built-in memory up to 256GB.
For photography, the Oppo Reno 5 Pro 5G is equipped with a quad rear camera setup that includes a 64 megapixel primary sensor with f / 1.7 lens, an 8 megapixel sensor with an f / 2.2 ultra wide angle lens, a 2-megapixel macro shooter with f / 2.4 lens and 2 megapixel portrait with f / 2.4 lens. For selfies and video calling, there is a 32-megapixel sensor on the front. The phone is backed by a 4,350mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging.
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