Oppo Launches F5 Youth, A79 with 18:9 Displays

By Techpads | Last Updated: December 1, 2017- 12:25 pm
Oppo Launches F5 Youth, A79 with 18:9 Displays Launched

The F5 Youth has a 6-inch full-HD+ LTPS TFT display with a resolution of 1080x2160 pixels. Oppo A79 offers a full-HD+ 6-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080x2160 pixels.


Oppo has unveiled two nearly bezel-less smartphones, the F5 Youth and A79, with an aspect ratio of 18:9. Both the devices run on Android 7.1 Nougat-based ColorOS 3.2. The F5 Youth was announced during the Oppo F5 launch event in India in November 2017. The F5 was launched at a price of Rs. 19,990 in the country.

Currently, the F5 Youth is available in the Philippines at a price of PHP 13,990 (roughly Rs.17,900). This handset will be launched in India in December 2017 whereas the Oppo A79 will be introduced in China on December 1, 2017 and will cost CNY 2,399 (approximately Rs.23,500).

 

Specifications and Features

The F5 Youth has a 6-inch full-HD+ LTPS TFT display with a resolution of 1080×2160 pixels. The dual-SIM device consists of an octa-core MediaTek MT6763T Helio P23 SoC processor along with 3GB RAM. The 32GB internal storage can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. Moreover, the device comes with a 3200mAh battery.

Imaging options include a 13-megapixel camera on the rear along with a f/2.2 aperture as well as LED flash. The front-facing 16-megapixel camera has a f/2.0 aperture. The phone also has a fingerprint scanner on the rear and comes with a feature which allows you to use your face for unlocking the screen. Connectivity options comprise 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, USB OTG support, Micro-USB as well as a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors consist of an accelerometer, a G-sensor, an ambient light sensor, a proximity sensor and a digital compass.

On the other hand, the A79 offers a full-HD+ 6-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080×2160 pixels. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6763T SoC processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. The 64GB inbuilt storage is expandable through a microSD card. The device has a 16-megapixel rear camera with a f/2.0 aperture whereas the 16-megapixel front camera has a f/1.8 aperture. The device has a 3000mAh battery with support for fast charging.