The Oppo A94 5G is Oppo’s provision for users who saw not having 5G connectivity on the standard Oppo A94 as a deal breaker. Aside from offering 5G, this smartphone also offers a more capable processor, as well as a short list of discrepancies. Details on its specs and price will be provided in the article, to help you make your purchase decision.
Oppo A94 5G Key Specs & Features
- 6.43 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Android 11, ColorOS 11.1
- Octa-core MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm)
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB Built-in Storage, SD-Card Support
- 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Quad Rear Cameras
- 16MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint (under display, optical)
- 4G LTE Network
- Fast Charging (30W)
- Non-Removable Li-Po 4310 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The Oppo A94 5G’s design is no distant from what we saw on its non-5G sibling. Both smartphones share the same chassis design. Probably the only way to different both smartphones, would be via the colour options available.
Enthusiasts who purchase this device will have the privileges of choosing between two colours that include Fluid Black, Space Silver, Cosmo Blue, as opposed to the Fluid Black, Fantastic Purple options available on its non-5G sibling.
Laying aside the colours leaves us with a reminisced appearance. beginning with the rear, we find a gradient design system, on which you will find a square camera module with three cameras and an LED flash.
Moving upfront, we have 6.43-inch Super AMOLED display housing a punch hole camera on the top left corner. The highlights of this display includes a resolution of 1080 x 2400 and a density of 409 PPI.
The cameras on the Oppo A94 5G aren’t far fetched from what we have on its non-5G sibling, however, there is a reduction in the pixels on the front camera.
Upfront, we have a single 16MP camera, as opposed to the 32MP camera on the former. This camera has an aperture of f/2.4. This setup is capable of shooting videos up to 1080p @ 30fps.
On the rear, we have an array of four cameras that include a 48MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.7, an 8MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 119˚ field of view.
The other members of the rear setup includes a 2MP macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4, a 2MP depth camera with an aperture of f/2.4. This setup is capable of shooting videos up to 4k @ 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Is its in the performance combo of the Oppo A94 5G that we have the greatest disparity that sets it apart from its non-5G sibling.
Onboard this train, we have a MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G processor with a 7nm process, as opposed to the Helio P95 processor on its sibling.
Also onboard, is the Mali-G57 MC3 GPU as opposed to the PowerVR GM9446 GPU as seen on the former. Whats more, we have an 8GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage, a non-removable 4310mAh Li-Po battery, paired with 30W fast charging.
Granting access a visual interface, is the ColorOS 11.1 which runs on the Android 11 operating system.
The Oppo A94 5G features Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, a USB type-c port (2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Internet connectivity is capped at 5G, which means enthusiasts can utilize 5G connectivity for streaming, downloads, and uploads.
Oppo A94 5G Price and Availability
The Price of Realme A94 5G is around $436, which translates to about 166,138 Naira in Nigeria, 47,307 KSH in Kenya and 2,513 GHC in Ghana.
The device was announced on the 16th of April 2021 and is expected to be released for purchase may 3rd 2021.
Oppo A94 5G Specs
Here are a few specs of the Oppo A94 5G:
- Platform: Android 11, ColorOS 11.1
- Processor: MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm), Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: Mali-G57 MC3
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Fluid Black, Space Silver, Cosmo Blue
- Dimension: 160.1 x 73.4 x 7.8 mm
- Weight: 173 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.43 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP, (wide) f/1.7 + 8 MP, (ultrawide) f/2 119˚ + 2 MP (Macro) f/2.4 + 2MP (Depth) f/2.4
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, Panorama, PDAF, [email protected], [email protected]; gyro-EIS, HDR
- Front Camera: 16MP Camera, f/2.4, (wide), HDR, [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: 1, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type-C, 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
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- 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
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 4310 mAh, non-removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Fast Charging 30W