Oppo unveiled the first smartphone with MediaTek Dimensity 720 chipset: Oppo A72 5G. This chipset has the 5G capabilities making it sustain for the mid-range smartphone. The Oppo A72 was launched back in April and now, the 5G variant is also announced. Check out the details of Oppo A72 5G below with full specifications.
Oppo A72 5G features a same bezel less display with a punch cutout camera setup for front. The screen size is of 6.5 inch with a display type used IPS LCD which has FHD+ resolution of 1080×2400 pixels. And aspect ratio having 20:9 with screen-to-body ratio of 90.5%. The glass is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. In addition, it supports 90Hz refresh rate in the newer 5G variant.
As mentioned earlier, the front camera is in-display punch cutout having 8 MP camera lens. Additionally, there is a triple camera setup on the back this time. 2MP macro camera lens has been removed as compared to predecessor. The primary camera is changed and downgraded from 48 MP to 16 MP sensor. Supporting the primary lens there is an 8 MP ultra-wide lens with 119° view angle. And finally, 2MP depth sensor for third camera lens.
Under the hood, it is powered by new MediaTek Dimensity 720 chipset replacing the Snapdragon 665. The new processor supports 5G, so this device is an 5G smartphone. The A72 5G is available in single RAM configurations of 8 GB. Similarly, there is only 1 storage option i.e. 128 GB. The phone operates on ColorOS 7.2 which is based on Android 10.0.
Moving on, the phone has a 4,040 mAh battery capacity which considerably less than the predecessor. It supports 18W fast charge. Also, some other features are Type-C port, Side-mounted fingerprint scanner, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, headphone jack and speakers featuring Dirac 2.0 audio.
The device is available in three colors: Neon, Oxygen Violet, Simple Black. It has the price tag of CNY 1,899 for 8+128 GB variant. Whereas, pre-order in China is going on and the sale starts on July 31.
In Nepalese market Oppo A72 5G might come very soon. And might be available at the price of around Rs. 34,999 for 8/128GB model.