The Oppo Neo 5 Dual SIM 16GB seems to be a little expensive in comparison to its hardware. The main USP of this handset is the smart gesture features, a good rear camera and awesome sound quality. However, selfie lovers shall be disappointed due to a low resolution front camera.
Display and Configuration
The Oppo Neo 5 Dual SIM 16GB flaunts a 4.5-inch IPS LCD display and is designed with a double-layer metallic structure, making it more compact and thin. It has a screen resolution of 480 x 854 pixels and a pixel density of 218ppi. In order to run the system, there is a 1.3GHz quad-core processor along with 1GB of RAM and Mali-400 MP2 graphics engine.
Platform, Camera and Storage
The device boots on Android v4.4.2 (Kitkat) operating system. For taking pictures, there is an 8MP main camera which captures quality shots even in autofocus mode. For selfie lovers, there is a 2MP snapper in the front. The phone has an internal memory of 16GB which can be further expanded upto 32GB via an SD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The device sips it juice from a 2,000mAh Li-polymer battery which is non-removable. For networking and sharing, the device supports 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with A-GPS and microUSB 2.0.
The handset supports screen-off gesture where one can switch on the screen by double tapping the screen. The best part is that different gestures can be activated even in screen-off mode. In order to take a screenshot, the users need to swipe up and down on any screen interface with three fingers. This is indeed one of the most convenient way to capture a screenshot.