The Oppo K5 is going to be officially announced on October 10 in an event where the next flagship smartphone by Oppo, the Reno Ace will also be released. Till now, only the color variants of the device are revealed by Oppo. The color variants of the phone that are going to be launched at the October 10 event are Cyber Metal, Polar Sunshine and Forest Fantasy. These are shades of blue, white, and green, respectively.
Oppo K5 Design
Some real images of the blue variant have been leaked by a Chinese website.
The Oppo K5 will have a gradient color pattern which can be seen in Redmi smartphones like Mi A3 and the Note 7 Pro. The gradient pattern will be darker at the top and will become gradually lighter towards the bottom of the device.
The body of the device seems to be made of polycarbonate with a matte finish from the leaked images.
Oppo K5 Connectivity
There will be a lot of connectivity options available for the Oppo K5. Oppo has not skipped the headphone jack. The bottom of the device will have a 3.5 mm headphone jack. The device will support a USB C port for charging and data transfer. The phone will also have expandable memory through a micro SD card.
Oppo K5 Specifications
The SoC on the device is expected to be the Snapdragon 730G. Some sources suggest that it is a rebranded model of the Realme X2. The display will be AMOLED with 1080p Full HD+ display. There will be no physical scanner at the back of the device. Instead, it will feature an in-display fingerprint scanner. There is an 8GB RAM variant of the phone. The battery on the phone will have 4000 mAh capacity and support 30W fast charging powered by VOOT Flash Charge 4.0 technology.
There will be a dewdrop notch on the Oppo K5 which is similar to that of the Samsung M20 and other budget devices. There will be visible bezels on the device with the chin being thicker than the forehead.
There will be a four-camera setup at the back with one of the cameras being a 64-megapixel sensor which is written on the camera module as seen in the pictures. The other three cameras will be an 8 MP ultra-wide lens and two 2MP cameras for depth sensing information.
Oppo K5 Price
Currently, there is no confirmation regarding the price range of the Oppo K5. Since it is being released along with the flagship Reno Ace, it may be low to a mid-range device. The Realme X2 was priced around $250, so if the OppoK5 is a rebranded Realme X2, then it should be in the same price range.