The Oppo Ace2 sets itself as one of the cheapest flagship smartphones around. It offers flagship specs for a price tag that falls in the $500 budget. Packed in this smartphone is a Snapdragon 865 Processor, 5G support, 40W wireless charge and lots more.
Oppo Reno Ace2 Key Specs & Features
- 6.55-inch AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels (402 PPI)
- Android 10.0; ColorOS 7.1
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
- 8GB RAM / 12GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Internal Storage
- 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display, Optical)
- 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Oppo Ace2 design can be best described as 2020 befitting. In the sense that it features design elements that have been seen on flagship Android phones already released in 2020.
Build materials aren’t left out, as it packs in premium materials. The rear and front panel feature Gorilla Glass 5, while it houses aluminum on its frame.
The front panel of the Oppo Ace2 houses a 6.55 AMOLED display, which is home to a punch-hole selfie camera. This display has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 and a screen density of 402 PPI.
On the rear, we have a quad-camera system houses in a circular frame alongside a camera flash on the side. You will also find the Oppo logo on the bottom indicating its an Oppo smartphone.
The Cameras on the Oppo Ace2 are not really of flagship nature. It’s safe to say Oppo cut down cost here. You have got pretty much the type of camera system you will find on mid-range smartphones like Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro
The rear camera system holds for cameras, which comprises of a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP monochrome camera, and a 2Mp depth camera.
This rear camera will let you shoot videos in 4k up to 60fps, 1080p videos up to 120fps. You also get HDR and Panorama mode for photos.
Selfies are manned by a 16MP single shooter, which is also capable of shooting 1080p videos at 30fps and also shoot photos in HDR mode.
Hardware and Software
TheOppo Ace2 comes packed with 2020 flagship specs. You have got specs that are capable of crushing power-intensive tasks. All for a price that places it as a flagship it budget killer.
Powering this an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, an Adreno 650 graphics processing unit, a 4000mAh battery, 8GB and 12GB RAM variants and storage variants of 128GB and 256GB.
The First Oppo Phone With Wireless Charge
Similar to the first-gen Oppo Reno Ace, the Oppo Ace2 arms itself with one of the fastest charge mechanism available on smartphones.
It comes packed with a 65W SuperVOOC 2.0 fast charge mechanism for a wired charge, which Oppo claims will get you from 0% to 100% in 30 mins.
You also get a 40W fast charging which they claim will get you from 0% to 100% in 56 minutes. This makes the Oppo Ace2 the first Oppo smartphone with a wireless charging mechanism.
On the software side, the Oppo Ace2 runs the ColorOS 7.1 user interface on top of the Android 10.0 operating system.
The Oppo Ace2 features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5, dual-band Wifi, and NFC.
Internet connectivity on the Oppo Ace2 is capped at 5G, which is because it’s a 5G phone. Streaming, downloads, and uploads will enjoy 5G speeds as long as you are in an area with 5G reception.
Oppo Ace2 Price and Availability
The Oppo Ace2 price starts around $565 for the base variant, which is about 218,372 Naira, 60,245 Kenyan Shillings and 3,265 Ghana Cedi.
The 8GB / 128GB model will sell for $625, while the maxed out 12GB / 256GB variant will sell for $650.
The Oppo Ace2 was announced on April 13th, 2020 and is expected to go on sale April 20th, 2020. It comes in Aurora Silver, Moon Rock Grey, and Fantasy Purple
Oppo Reno Ace2 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Oppo Reno Ace2:
- Platform: Android 10.0; ColorOS 7.1
- Processor: Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+), Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
- GPU: Adreno 650
- Memory: 8GB RAM / 12GB RAM
- Colors: Aurora Silver, Moon Rock Grey, Fantasy Purple
- Dimension: 160 x 75.4 x 8.6 mm
- Weight: 186 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual
- Display: 6.55 inch AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 90Hz Refresh Rate, 500 nits, 402 PPI
- Screen Protection: Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide) f/1.7+ 8 MP (telephoto) f/2.2 + 2 MP (Monochrome) + 2 MP (Depth) Quad Camera,
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, Panorama, [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps; gyro-EIS
- Front Camera: 16 MP Camera
- Built-in Storage: 128GB / 256GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: CDMA 800 / 1900 & TD-SCDMA
- 3G WCDMA: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
- 4G LTE: 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: 1(2100), 3(1800), 41(2500), 78(3500), 79(4700); SA/NSA
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct,
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with Stereo Speakers
- 3.5mm Jack: No
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (under display, optical)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
- Wireless Charging: Yes, 40W
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 65W SuperVOOC 2.0