A much talked about Oppo smartphone – AX5s – is now official as the company listed the new smartphone on its official Taiwan website. The Oppo AX5s will be a part of the company’s earlier AX5 line-up. But it should be noted that the Oppo AX5 is also known as Oppo A5 in many markets around the world (including India). So, there is a possibility that the Oppo AX5s will be launched as Oppo A5s in India.
Earlier, we saw that the specifications of the Oppo A5s have been leaked online and according to reports, the smartphone also received the BIS certification in India. So, there is a possibility that the Oppo A5s and the Oppo AX5s might be launching in the coming weeks in the Indian market.
The new Oppo AX5s is similar to the Oppo AX5 in many ways, but the major difference between the two smartphones is the processor that has been used. The Oppo AX5s uses a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC while the Oppo AX5 uses a Snapdragon 450 SoC. Although the Oppo AX5s has been announced, its price is still not known.
Oppo AX5s specifications
Oppo AX5s sports a 6.2-inch HD+ (720 x 1520 pixels) display that has a waterdrop shaped notch on top. As mentioned earlier, the Oppo AX5s is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The smartphone carries a 4,230mAh battery and runs Android 8.1 Oreo skinned with ColorOS 5.2.
The Oppo AX5s holds a model number Oppo CPH1920 and it is now listed on the company’s official Taiwan website. The handset is available in Red and Black colour options.
The Oppo AX5s has a dual-rear camera setup which comprises of a 13MP primary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture coupled with a 2MP secondary sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera with an f/2.2 aperture. Other features of the Oppo AX5s includes 4G LTE support, Bluetooth 4.2, and USB-OTG support. Oppo AX5s comes with Light sensing, distance sensing, gravity sensing, electronic compass and gyroscope. The Oppo AX5s has dimensions of 155.9 x 75.4mm x 8.2mm and it weighs at 170gms.
Although the smartphone is now official but there is no mention about the price of the device, even on the official Taiwan website. There is a possibility that it will be priced around the Oppo AX5 which currently sells for TWD 5,300 (approximately Rs 11,793). But since it is now official, we can see its launch in the coming weeks.