A phone with compact design and powerful specs
Design and Display
Oppo A30 flaunts a 5-inch IPS LCD display of full HD resolution (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) having a pixel density of 441ppi. Remarkably similar to OnePlus X in both design and specification, this device comes in a slim and lightweight body of 7mm thickness with a weight of 140 grams. It is available in white and black colour options.
Platform and Performance
Oppo A30 runs on Android v5.1 (Lollipop) OS paired with Oppo's ColorOS 2.1 UI on top. The device is armed with a powerful 2.3GHz quad-core Krait 400 processor, clubbed with a mammoth 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM and Adreno 330 GPU. These hardwares comes loaded on Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 chipset built on 32-bit architecture.
Camera and Storage
For photography the device is equipped with a 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture , autofocus and LED flash. It also includes an 8MP front-facing camera with wider f/2.0 aperture (1/ 4-inch sensor) along with features such as Beautify 3.0, for better selfies. The phone houses 16GB of inbuilt storage which is non expandable.
Connectivity and Battery
Oppo A30 comes with a wide range of connectivity options that includes 4G, Wi-Fi with hotspot, Bluetooth, microUSB 2.0, GPS with A-GPS and Glonass. It also include accelerometer, proximity, ambient light sensors, etc. The device is fuelled by a 2,525 mAh li-ion battery which is non removable.
Oppo A30 is a good looking smartphone with a compact design and is light in weight making it comfortable to use and carry along. It comes with impressive cameras, robust configuration, and good quality display which are its biggest attraction. Though the phone lacks a fingerprint sensor, which is available in most devices today in this price segment, single SIM support and low storage space, you can give it a shot.