OPPO has a new budget 5G phone that’s been revealed through China Telecom, and it’s called the OPPO A1 5G.

The new OPPO A1 5G is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor that you can get with either 8GB or large 12GB of RAM with only a single 256GB option.


It also comes with a large 6.72-inch FHD+ IPS display, with a punch-hole for the 8-megapixel front-facing camera. On the back, there’s a sharp 50-megapixel shooter joined by a 2-megapixel depth sensor.

Keeping the lights on is a 5,000mAh battery with an unmentioned charging speed. It ships with Android 13-based ColorOS 13 and also boasts an IR blaster.


The OPPO A1 5G has a price of CNY2,099 (~Php16,600) and CNY2,299 (~Php18,200) for the 8GB/256GB and 12GB/256GB variants. No word yet if it will be launched outside China.

OPPO A1 5G Specs

  • Android 13, ColorOS 13
  • Dual SIM, Dual standby
  • 6.72-inch FHD+ IPS display, 2400 x 1080 pixel resolution, 392ppi
  • 90Hz refresh rate
  • 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G octa-core processor
  • 8GB/12GB RAM
  • Adreno 619 GPU
  • 256GB internal storage, expandable via microSD
  • 8-megapixel front camera
  • 50-megapixel (f/1.8) + 2-megapixel (depth sensor) rear cameras, LED flash
  • Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Single loudspeaker, Headphone jack
  • HSPA+, 4G LTE, 5G
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
  • Bluetooth 5.3
  • NFC
  • IR blaster
  • USB Type-C
  • Dimensions: 165.6 x 76.1 x 8.3mm
  • Weight: 193g
  • Colors: Orange, Black, Blue
  • 5,000mAh non-removable battery

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