Oppo has added new smartphones to its Reno lineup within a mere six months. The Oppo Reno5 and Reno5 Pro have been unveiled in China. The announcement also went along with a teaser for the Reno5 Pro+ flagship smartphone. The latest Reno5 series features an AMOLED display, a 64MP quad-camera array, 65W fast charging, and a lot more.

Oppo Reno5 5G launched 1

Both the Reno5 and Reno5 Pro are identical on the rear but can be differentiated on the basis of the display panel. The former packs a flat display while the latter boasts a dual-curved display like many premium flagships out there. A major highlight of the design is the new Reno Glow 2.0 design. The camera bump and the top egde glows in the dark.

Oppo Reno Glow

Oppo Reno5 5G

The standard Oppo Reno5 features a 6.43-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED panel with a 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch response rate. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor at the bottom and a punch-hole cutout, housing a 32MP selfie camera, aboard both the variants.

The quad-rear camera module is helmed by a 64MP (f/1.7) primary sensor on both the phones. You will find an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth sensor to complete the setup.

Oppo Reno5 5G camera

Talking about what’s under the hood, the phone is powered by the Snapdragon 765G coupled with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB  built-in storage. It runs the latest ColorOS 11 skin based on Android 11.

As for the battery, there’s only a minor difference in battery sizes. Oppo Reno5 boasts a 4,300mAh battery which support 65W SuperVOOC charging. The standard variant could be a delight for users as it includes a 3.5mm headphone jack while the Pro variant does not.

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Oppo Reno5 5G Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • CDMA 800
  • 3G bands: HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41 – China
  • 5G bands: 1, 3, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA – China
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G


  • Announced: 2020, December 10
  • Status: Exp. release 2021, January


  • Dimensions: 159.1 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm (6.26 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight: 172 g or 180 g (6.07 oz)
  • Build: Glass front, glass back, aluminum frame
  • Colors: Aurora Blue, Moonlight Black, Starry Dream
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


  • Type: OLED, 90Hz, 600 nits (typ), 750 nits (peak)
  • Size: 6.43 inches, 99.3 cm2 (~85.1% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~410 ppi density)
  • Protection: Unspecified

Operating System

  • Android 11, ColorOS 11.1


  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)
  • GPU: Adreno 620
  • RAM: 8GB, 12GB
  • Internal Storage: 128GB, 256GB
  • Memory Card slot: No
  • UFS 2.1


  • Main Camera: Quad
    • 64 MP, f/1.7, (wide), 1/1.73″, 0.8µm, PDAF
    • 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
    • 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
    • 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
  • Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Video: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps; gyro-EIS, HDR
  • Selfie Camera: Single – 32 MP, f/2.4, 24mm (wide), 1/2.8″, 0.8µm
  • Features: HDR
  • Video: 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS


  • Radio: 
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
  • GPS: Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • NFC: No
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go


  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


  • Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 4300 mAh, non-removable
  • Charging: Fast charging 65W
  • Reverse charging: yes
  • SuperVOOC 2.0

Models: Versions: PEGM00, PEGT00 (China)

Oppo Reno5 5G Price and Availability

The Oppo Reno5 5G will be available in three color variants, namely Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, and Glitter Blue. It is price at; 

Oppo Reno5 5G in colors

  • CNY 2,700 ($410/€340) for 8/128GB model
  • CNY 3,000 for the 12/256GB model

The new models are available for pre-order in China from JD.com. You can find the Oppo Reno5 5G here


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