The Oppo A93 is not entirely a new smartphone but the rebranded version of OPPO F17 Pro that made its initial debuts in India. The smartphone was also rebranded as Oppo Reno4 Lite and Oppo Reno4 F with some minor changes.
The Oppo A93 is now available at a price of $324.
Oppo A93 Key Specs & Features
- 6.43 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
- Octa-core Mediatek Helio P95 (12 nm)
- 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Rear Cameras
- 16 MP + 2 MP Dual Front Camera
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- Fingerprint (under display, optical)
- 4G LTE Network
- Fast Charging 18W
- Non-Removable Li-Po 4000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The Oppo A93 packs a nice body design that features a smooth panel housing the cameras setup. We can’t help but love the Ultra-thin design and the smooth rounded feel.
The smooth pebble edges add a nice touch to the overall design making it feel ultra-comfortable in hand. It features 160.1 x 73.8 x 7.5 mm and weighs 164 grams.
On the front, there is an optimized millimeter of a notch surrounding the two front cameras. This gives way to a 6.43-inch FHD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) AMOLED display with 409 PPI, 96% NTSC color gamut, 60Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate, and also a peak brightness of 800 nits.
It reaches a 90.67% screen-to-body ratio and has display protection.
The Oppo A93 makes use of a dual punch-hole cutout housing the front camera at the top left corner of the screen. The first is a 16MP IMX471 selfie camera and a 2MP GC02M1B depth sensor.
The panel on the other hand sports a quad-camera setup consisting of a 48MP GM1ST primary sensor, an 8MP Hynix Hi846 secondary sensor with an ultra-wide lens, and additional 2MP GalaxyCore monochrome sensors paired with an LED flash.
The main camera can shoot 4k videos and it has HDR and panorama.
Hardware and Software
Under the hood is a Mediatek Helio P95 chipset based on 12nm process technology and an octa-core clocking at a speed of 2.2 GHz. It has 8GB LPDDR4X of RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 internal storage.
There is also a micro SDcard slot that you can use to expand the storage if there is any need. Users will get an Exclusive HyperEngine technology that provides intelligent networking, rapid touchscreens, and vivid visuals that ensure you get fast and smooth action when gaming.
Battery and Network
The Oppo A93 has a 4,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging (Quick Charge 3.0). This a downgrade compared to the 4,015mAh battery and 30W VOOC 4.0 fast charging found in the original OPPO F17 Pro.
Other features on the android phone include an under-display fingerprint scanner, dual-SIM, 4G, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1, GNSS (GPS, Beido, Glonass, GALILEO, QZSS), USB Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Android 10 OS.
Oppo A93 Price and Availability
The Oppo A93 will sell at a price of $324 which is around 135,000 Naira in Nigeria, about 37,000 Ksh in Kenya, and 2,000 Ghs in Ghana.
It will ships in Black and Magical White colors respectively.
Oppo A93 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Oppo A93:
- Platform: Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
- Processor: Mediatek Helio P95 (12 nm), Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: PowerVR GM9446
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Magic White, Matte Black
- Dimension: 160.1 x 73.8 x 7.5 mm
- Weight: 164 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.43 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) Quad Cameras, [email protected], [email protected]/120fps, gyro-EIS
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 16 MP (wide) + 2 MP (depth), HDR, [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Fingerprint (under display, optical)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 4000 mAh, Non-Removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Fast charging 18W