Oppo Reno 5 5G Series Launched With 64MP Quad Cameras and 90Hz Displays


After the launch of Oppo’s Reno4 series earlier this year, its Reno5 5G series has been long anticipated. Like most Smartphone lineups from the company, the Vanilla and Pro handsets are nearly identical. The main difference between the two models is the chipset. As usual, the toned-down model is powered by a Snapdragon chipset, while the maxed-out Oppo Reno5 5G pro comes with a Dimensity Mobile platform at the helm.

Design and Display

Aesthetically, both Smartphones look identical. They come with a rectangular camera aisle housing a quad-sensor camera setup.

Oppo Reno 5 5G

On the front, the Pro model is equipped with the larger 6.55-inch panel, while the vanilla phone gets a 6.43-inch panel. Both handsets flaunt OLED displays with 1080p resolution, 90 Hz refresh rate, and 180 Hz touch sampling rate.

Internals and Storage

As for the innards, the Oppo Reno5 5G comes with the Snapdragon 765G chipset at the helm topped with 8 GB or 12 GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128 GB or 256 GB UFS 2.1 onboard storage.

Oppo Reno 5 5G

On the other hand, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset. The Pro handset also offers similar memory options.


Both smartphones in the series sport a similar camera configuration. They are equipped with a quad-sensor rear camera system lead by a 64 MP main module with an f/1.7 aperture and Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS). It is accompanied by an 8MP ultrawide angle camera and two 2MP modules.

Oppo Reno 5 5G

For selfies, the smartphones feature a 32 MP single sensor shooter.

Battery and Pricing

The Reno5 duo pack a 4300 mAh battery, each backed by SuperVOOC 2.0 charging (65W peak speed) and reverse charging.

The smartphones are up for pre-orders in China. The toned-down Reno5 5G costs $410 while the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G retails at $520.


SpecificationsOppo Reno5 5GOppo Reno5 Pro 5G
CPUOcta-core (1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)Octa-core (4×2.6 GHz Cortex-A77 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPUAdreno 620Mali-G77 MC9
ChipsetQualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)Mediatek MT6889Z Dimensity 1000+ (7nm)
OSAndroid 11, ColorOS 11.1Android 11, ColorOS 11.1
Networks2G, 3G, 4G LTE, 5G2G, 3G, 4G LTE, 5G
Display6.43 inches OLED panel, 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution, 90 Hz, 20:9, 410 PPI density6.55 inches OLED panel, 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution, 90 Hz, 20:9, 402 PPI density
CameraPrimary: 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPPrimary: 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP
Selfie: 32 MPSelfie: 32 MP
ConnectivityLTE, USB type-C, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0,LTE, MicroUSB, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0,
Fingerprint scannerYes (in-display)Yes (in-display)
Battery4500 mAh (65W charging)4500 mAh (65W charging)

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