Oppo Philippines has launched a new display-centric Android smartphone named Oppo F5 Youth Edition for PHP 13,990 (₹ 18,000). The smartphone does pack some serious specifications for the price tag, and the specifications are in line with 2017 smartphone standards. If you are looking for a well-built smartphone with small budget, then, this would be the smartphone that you might be in
In terms of design and build quality, the smartphone offers an all-metal unibody solution with unnoticed antenna bands. For example, the device almost looks similar to the original Oppo F5 (available in India for ₹21,000). Let’s look at the technical specifications for the further insights.
First and foremost, the smartphone offers a 6.0-inch edge to edge display with FHD+ (2160 x 1080p) resolution, that offers up to 401 pixel per inch. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by MediaTek Helio P23 Octa-core SoC, paired with 3 GB LPDDR3 RAM and 32 GB onboard flash storage with a dedicated micro SD (up to 64 GB).
Looking at the camera capability, the smartphone offers a 13 MP rear-facing camera with F/2.2 aperture and a 16 MP front-facing selfie camera with F/2.0 aperture. Both cameras do offer 1080p video recording capability up to 30 frames per second. With respect to connectivity, the smartphone offers dual nano-SIM card slot with 4G LTE and VoLte capability with other standard features like WiFi, WiFi Hotspot, and Bluetooth 4.2 out of the box.
The Oppo F5 Youth Edition is powered by Android Nougat 7.1 with custom UI ColorOS 3.2 on the top. There are no comments regarding the Oreo update what so ever. Finally, the smartphone runs on a 3200 mAh Li-ion sealed battery with normal charging capability. So, the device is likely to last for a complete day for an average user. So, what do you think about the Oppo F5 Youth Edition? Are you into the new 18:9 aspect ratio display? Share your views in the comment box.