Oppo Neo 5 is another budget smartphone launched by leading US brand OPPO. It comes with a dual-core processor, 5MP primary camera, and 2MP secondary camera. Let us see whether this leading brands budget phone really works well.
The device boasts 4.5” IPS touch screen display. The phone looks glossy on the both sides even the back panel is made up of glass. It has a very decent design. Its edges are rounded and the device is very handy. Its bezels are medium sized. On the right side, the Oppo Neo has a volume rocker and power lock button to the left side which is in the same color of the panel. A micro-USB port and a microphone are located at the bottom of the device, 3.5mm audio jack on the top of the device.
The branding comes to the rear side. On the front side, no branding is available. Removing the rear cover shows a battery slot with two micro SIM card slots and a micro SD card slot. At the rear side, we can see the primary camera. The secondary cam is placed at the left side on the front side of the device. The primary camera and the LED flash are placed side by side. The stereo speakers are present at the rear bottom. The three capacitive buttons at the bottom of the display. Its dimensions are 131.9 x 65.5 x 8 mm and weightaround 135 grams. It is available in white and black color.
Oppo Neo 5 is a 4.5 inch LCD display made of IPS panels. Capacitive multi-touch screen. Its body to screen ratio is ~64.6%. It consists of resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. Display colors of 16M. With 218 pixel density. Provided with wide viewing angles.
Oppo Neo 5 comes with really great specifications. It is housed with 1.3 GHz Quad core Cortex A7 processor, which runs on Android v4.4.2 KitKat with Color OS UI. It is supplemented by Mali-400MP2 GPU and Mediatek MT6582 chipset. Consisting of 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory and expandable through micro SD slot up to 32GB.
Having primary camera of 8MP camera with LED flash and autofocus feature. It consists of features like geo-tagging. Recording video at 720p@30fps. Secondary camera with 2MP. Stereo speakers are available. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi hotspot and micro USB 2.0 options are available. Sensors like Accelerometer proximity and compass are given. It has 2000mAh Li-lon non-removable battery with very good battery backup. It is a dual sim mobile. It comes with GSM and HSPA connectivity.
Oppo Neo 5 is a budget smartphone available in the market. It comes with preinstalled apps. It also has a lot of customizations and widgets. It is been said that it is the best phone at this price range.It has incredible performance but it reported an issue regarding the hanging of phone at Oppo logo which is quite a disaster. But however, all desi mobiles and some leading brands are doing better than this US Company. Many Oppo budget mobiles have been given the average rating and this too belongs to the same category. The camera functioning is good.
The captures captured at the low light are also good. With its dual-core processor, it can play some mid games like Temple Run and Subway surfers very smoothly. It's been rated average. It also regarded an issue during app installation saying insufficient space which can be fixed by installing advanced SD card option. The design and the casing are good and made of good quality. It got an Antutu score of 9990 which is good.
Oppo Neo 5 is the budget smartphone available in the market with all the basic features. It got an average performance rating. But the build quality is very good. Oppo Neo 3 is available at a price range of Rs 10990/-