OPPO has officially unveiled the OPPO K7 5G. The Chinese smartphone giant's latest product is its newest entry in the mid-range competition. But unlike some of its previous releases, this one goes right at it, without any fuss.
About the OPPO K7 5G
Display and design
The OPPO K7 5G features a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen, with a resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels, 430 nits of typical brightness, and 91.9% screen-to-body ratio. The phone's display is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
Meanwhile, the phone's modern panel has an embedded fingerprint reader. At the top center, there is also a notch, which houses a single, front-facing snapper.
There is a quadruple-camera set up around the back, placed in a traditional, elongated module situated vertically on the upper left section of the panel.
The OPPO K7 5G comes in Mystery Black, Blue, Lemon Yellow, Flame Gradient, and White color variants.
Power and storage
Fueling the OPPO K7 5G is Qualcomm's Snapdragon 765G chipset, which features 5G SA/NSA support. The phone is then coupled with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB/256GB of onboard storage options. The latter is non-expandable.
The OPPO K7 5G is also listed with a 4,025mAh battery, with support for 30W VOOC 4.0 fast wired charging.
Headlining the quadruple cameras on the handset's rear is a 48-megapixel wide camera with an f/1.7 aperture. Its auxiliary sensors include 8MP ultrawide and two 2MP macro and depth lenses.
The rear camera setup can record 4K videos at 30fps and 1080p videos at 30/60fps as well. It also packs gyro-EIS.
Inside the smartphone's notch is a massive 32MP selfie snapper. The front-facing shooter can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. It also supports HDR.
OS and other features
The OPPO K7 5G also features Bluetooth 5.1, a 3.5mm headphone jack, NFC, Dual SIM slot, and USB Type-C. It runs on ColorOS 7, based on the latest Android 10.
OPPO K7 5G Pros and Cons
- AMOLED screen
- Rear quadruple cameras
- 30W fast wired charging support
- 32MP selfie snapper
- Multiple color variants
- No high refresh rate
- Non-expandable storage
|Display Size||6.4 inches|
|Display Resolution||FHD+ 1080 x 2400 pixels, AMOLED|
|OS ver||Android 10, ColorOS 7|
|CPU||Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G Octa-Core Kryo 475|
|CPU Speed||1x2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1x2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver|
|Main Camera||48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP|
|Battery||Non-removable, Li-Po 4,025mAh Fast charging 30W, 50% in 20 min (advertised) VOOC 4.0|
|Dimensions||160.3 x 74.3 x 8 mm (6.31 x 2.93 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||180 g (6.35 oz)|
|Color||Moonlight Black, Pearl White, Blue/Red, Gold, Blue|
Pricing and Availability
The OPPO K7 5G has a starting price tag of CNY 1,999 (around PHP 14,100), while the top-tier version retails for CNY 2,299 (around PHP 16,200).
Both versions are now available for pre-order in China via JD.com. Their sales are scheduled to kick off on August 11.
- Images from opposhop.cn