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OPPO A38 with 6.56″ 90Hz display, 50MP camera launched

Oppo has silently announced the Oppo A38 smartphone in the UAE. The device is now listed on OPPO UAE’s website with all its specifications and features. Unfortunately, the company is yet to confirm its price and availability. Here is a look at what’s packed inside the Oppo A38.

OPPO A38 launched

The Oppo A38 measures 163.74 x 75.3 x 8.16mm and weighs 190 grams. It has a 6.56-inch IPS LCD panel that offers an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1612 pixels, a 90Hz refresh rate, and a maximum brightness of up to 720 nits in direct sunlight.

The screen also supports 100 percent DCI-P3 and 100 percent sRGB colour gamuts. According to OPPO, the waterdrop notch display offers a screen-to-body ratio of 89.90 percent.

The Oppo A38 has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. On the back, the device is equipped with a 50-megapixel main camera with an f/1.8 aperture and autofocus support. It comes with a 2-megapixel portrait lens. The front and rear cameras support 30fps 1080p video recording.

The A38 is powered by the Helio G85 chipset, 4 GB of RAM, and a 5,000mAh battery with 33W SuperVOOC fast charging. The device offers 64 GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot.

It comes with other specs, such as dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, a USB-C port, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a side-facing fingerprint sensor.

OPPO A38 specs

Oppo A38 Specifications

Display: 6.56-inch (1612x720pixels) HD+ LCD screen, 90Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB / DCI-P3 color gamut, up to 720 nits peak brightness

Chipset: Octa Core MediaTek Helio G85 12nm processor (Dual 2GHz Cortex-A75 + Hexa 2GHz 6x Cortex-A55 CPUs) with up to 1000MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU

RAM/Storage: 4GB LPDDR4X RAM, 128GB eMMC 5.1 storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD

OS: Android 13 with ColorOS 13.1

SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)

Main Camera: Dual

  • 50MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture
  • 2MP portrait camera with f/2.4 aperture, LED Flash

Front-facing Camera: 5MP with f/2.0 aperture

Sensor: Side-mounted fingerprint scanner

Dimensions: 163.74×75.03×8.16mm

Weight: 190g

Multimedia: 3.5mm audio jack

Connectivity: 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, USB Type-C

Battery: 5000mAh battery with 33W SuperVOOC fast charging

Oppo A38 Price and Availability

OPPO A38 in colors

At present, there is no information about the price of the Oppo A38. What’s known is that the device will be available in two shades, such as Glowing Black and Glowing Gold. The device is expected to be released in multiple Asian markets, including India, this month.