Oppo A16 Launched with Helio G35 chipset and a 5000mAh battery

DateJuly 20, 2021

Price In Nepal Rs. 18,999 (Expected)

Key Features

display

Display

IPS LCD

6.52 inches

720 x 1600 pixels

dimension

Dimension

  • Height:163.8 mm
  • Width:75.6 mm
  • Depth:8.4mm
hardware

Hardware

Octa-Core

3GB RAM

32GB ROM

camera

Camera

13+2+2MP (R)

8MP (F)

android

Software

Android 11

ColorOS 11.1

battery

Battery

5000mAh

 

Full Specifications

  • basic

    Basic Info

    • Brand

      Oppo

    • Model

      A16

    • Released

      July 17, 2021

  • body

    Body

    • Dimension

      163.8 mm x 75.6 mm x 8.4mm

    • Weight

      190 grams

    • Color

      Pearl Blue, Space Silver, Crystal Black

  • display

    Display

    • Type

      IPS LCD

    • Size

      6.52 inches

    • Resolution

      720 x 1600 pixels

    • Aspect Ratio

      20:9

    • Pixel Density

      ~269 ppi

  • android

    Software

    • Operating System

      Android 11

    • UI

      ColorOS 11.1

  • hardware

    Hardware

    • Processor

      MediaTek Helio G35 (12 nm)

    • CPU

      Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)

    • GPU

      PowerVR GE8320

    • RAM

      3GB

    • Storage

      32GB

    • Expandable storage

      Yes

  • camera

    Camera

    • Rear Camera

      13 MP, f/2.2 (wide) + 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)

    • Rear Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Front Camera

      8 MP, f/2.0 (wide)

    • Front Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Flash

      LED flash

    • Features

      HDR, panorama, PDAF

  • battery

    Battery

    • Ampere

      Li-Po 5000 mAh

    • Charging Type

      Type-C

    • Removable

      Non-removable

  • sim

    Sim

    • Sim Type

      Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

    • Network Type

      3G / 4G Supported

  • connection

    Connectivity

    • Wi-Fi

      Yes

    • Bluetooth

      5.0

    • OTG

      Supported

    • fM

      Supported

    • USB

      USB Type-C 2.0

    • GPS

      Supported

    • NFC

      No

  • sensor

    Sensors

    • Fingerprint

      Fingerprint (side-mounted)

    • Face Unlock

      Supported

    • Proximity Sensor

      Supported

    • Gyroscope

      Not Supported

    • E-compass

      Supported

    • Accelerometer

      Supported

    • Ambient Light Sensor

      Not Supported

Oppo has come up with a new budget phone- the Oppo A16 and it is already available for purchase in Indonesia. It is debuted as the successor to the last year’s Oppo A15. The device comes with  Helio G35 (12 nm) SoC and a 5000mAh battery. In this article, we will have a look at the specifications, features, availability, and price in Nepal of the new Oppo A16.

Oppo A16 Overview

Display and Design

Oppo A16 flaunts a 6.52-inch  IPS LCD panel with 480 nits of brightness. It still comes with an HD+ panel with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. Oppo does not seem to upgrade to an FHD+ panel for their budget phones anytime soon. The handset has a standard 60Hz refresh rate which is what you would expect from a budget phone. 

Upfront, the device houses its front camera in a teardrop notch like other budget phones. More on the display side, the panel has a typical contrast ratio of 1500:1 and can cover up to 71% NTSC color gamut. In addition, the bezels on all sides are trimmed boasting an 88.7% screen-to-body ratio.

Oppo A16 display

Around the back, the device sports a metallic finish that is captivated to the eyes. It has a typical rectangular camera module on the top left corner. It has 8.4mm thickness and weighs around 190 grams. Users can choose from 3 different color options: Pearl Blue, Space Silver, and Crystal Black.

Performance and Memory

In terms of processor, there is a MediaTek Helio G53 chipset based on the 12nm technology. The SoC comes with eight Cortex-A53 cores with a clock speed of up to 2.3Ghz for seamless multitasking and gaming. Graphics rendering is handled by PowerVR GE9320 GPU. 

In terms of memory, the handset is available in the single 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage configuration. In the software department, it runs on Android 11 with ColorOS 11.1 on the top.

Camera

Oppo A16 features a triple camera array at the back which includes a 13MP primary sensor with an aperture of f/2.2 accompanied by a pair of 2MP macro and depth sensors with an aperture of f/2.4 each. At the front, there is an 8MP front-facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls. Both the rear and front cameras can record a 1080p video at 30fps. 

Oppo A16 camera

Battery and extras

Oppo A16 houses a huge 5000mAh battery that offers a decent battery life. It charges via a USB Type-C port. For security, there is a side-mounted fingerprint reader integrated into the power button. Other features include a 3.5mm headphone jack, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, FM Radio, A-GPS, etc. 

Oppo A16 Price in Nepal and Availability

In Indonesia, Oppo A16 is available at IDR 1,999,000 for the solo 3/32GB variant. So if it ever launches in Nepal we expect its price to be set at around NPR 18,999. You might get this phone available in daraz online and other official retail shops.

Oppo A16 VariantPrice in Nepal (Expected)
3GB + 32GBNPR 18,999

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