The Oppo A15 is an entry-level smartphone announced in India with a price tag of Rs 10,990. This new budget device packs some interesting features and some of them include a 6.52-inch display, Helio P35, 13MP triple cameras, and a big battery.
Oppo A15 Key Specs & Features
- 6.52 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi)
- Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB Built-in Storage up to 128GB Memory Card
- 13 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Triple Rear Cameras
- 5 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
- 4G LTE Network
- Charging 10W
- Non-Removable Li-Po 4230 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The Oppo A15 boasts a polycarbonate chassis that has a 3D back cover and slim body profile. It measures 164 x 75.4 x 7.9 mm and weighs 175 grams. Overall, the smartphone is slim, sleek, and comfortable to hold.
All thanks to the thinner curved body. The color availability is in Dynamic Black and Mystery Blue.
On the front, it offers a display size of 6.52-inch IPS LCD that makes use of an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. Interesting, it’s further equipped with some key features that automatically adjust the brightness of the display via the user behavior.
On the camera set-up, we have got a triple camera in a square module. The main snapper is 13 MP which preserves the clarity, another 2MP macro lens which captures fine details up close, and lastly is the 2MP depth lens that makes every portrait perfect.
The camera has an LED flash with up to 1080P video shooting. The front side possesses a single camera of 5 MP with some amazing features. The selfies snapper can identify gender, age, and region. It can even provide a custom solution to perfect skin tone.
Hardware and Software
On the hardware, the device has a midrange Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 chipset with an octa-core processor running at a speed of 2.35 GHz. The 12nm built chip is coupled with PowerVR GE8320 GPU for graphics.
The device is powered by ColorOS 7.2 based on the Android 10 operating system. It has expansive inbuilt storage. There is 32GB internal storage and 3GB RAM.
Battery and Network
The 4230mAh battery on the Oppo A15 promises to last all day long. You can watch movies for up to 16 hours, Play games for up to 6 hours in just a single charge.
Talking about games, the handset comes with a Hyper Boost 2.1 which improves gaming performance and touch responsiveness.
Another feature on the device is the fingerprint sensor and Face unlock. These security features work perfectly. For example, the Face Unlock identifies the owner based on 128 facial features.
So you can easily unlock your phone with just a glance or a touch. The network availability includes the 4G LTE network with wi-fi, GPS, FM radio, and micro USB 2.0.
Oppo A15 Price and Availability
The Oppo A15 is now available on Amazon India selling for $203.
In Nigeria, this converts to 80,000 Naira, about 25,000 Ksh in Kenya, and 1,250 Ghs in Ghana.
Oppo A15 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Oppo A15:
- Platform: Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
- Processor: Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm), Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Dynamic Black, Mystery Blue
- Dimension: 164 x 75.4 x 7.9 mm
- Weight: 175 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.5 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 13 MP (wide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) Triple Cameras, [email protected]
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 5 MP Camera, HDR
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC
- 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, 1, 3, 5, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 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 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, microUSB 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, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: Yes
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
- 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 4230 mAh, non-removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 10W Fast Charging Capacity