Oppo launched Oppo Reno 5 5G smartphone in China in December 2020, which was powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor. There are reports that now the company is reportedly testing this smartphone with another processor. This Snapdragon 855 processor is being told. Its hands-on images have also been leaked online. It is believed that in view of the issue of chip shortage around the world, Oppo has decided to bring a new processor variant in Reno 5 5G.
Well-known tipster @chunvn8888 on Twitter equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor Oppo Reno 5 5G of smartphone live image leak are of. The Snapdragon 855 mobile platform itself does not offer 5G connectivity. This requires an additional Snapdragon X50 modem. It is believed that the variant of Oppo Reno 5 5G that is being prepared will have both Snapdragon 855 processor and Snapdragon X50 modem. It is being said that the ongoing semiconductor shortage in the world may have forced Oppo to test a different processor in the Oppo Reno 5 5G.
The worldwide shortage of semiconductor chips is affecting the production lines and stocks of smartphone companies. Apart from smartphones, it is also affecting the production of laptops, video game consoles such as PlayStation 5.
It is worth noting that the Oppo Reno 5 5G was unveiled in China in December 2020 for CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs 30,400) for the 8GB + 128GB storage model and CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs 33,700) for the 12GB + 256GB storage model.
Oppo Reno 5 5G sports a 6.43-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) OLED display with 90Hz refresh rate. It has a quad rear camera setup. The main lens in this is 64 megapixels. The phone has 256GB of onboard storage. There is a 4,300mAh battery, which is supported by 65W fast charging.
This device runs on ColorOS 11.1 based on Android 11. The phone has 128GB inbuilt storage. Oppo Reno 5 5G is a Dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) mobile. Its weight is 172.00 grams. It was launched in Aurora Blue, Moonlight Night and Starry Night colours.