Oppo A72 5g
Oppo A72 5g

Oppo has just introduced the Opo A72 special edition with a 5G network. The smartphone packs the new and trending MediaTek Dimensity 720 5G, large display screen size, and amazing cameras setup.

Design And Display

It has a nice body that features glass on the front and plastic on the frame and panel. The panel, on the other hand, is housing the cameras set up, an LED flash while the fingerprint scanner is on the side. The smartphone has body dimensions of 7.9 mm thickness and weighs 175 grams.

It comes with a screen display size of 6.5 inches under the IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. You will get a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio, and 405 PPI density plus 90Hz refresh rate.

Oppo A72 5g
Oppo A72 5g

Camera Features

On the camera, the Oppo A72 5G has a triple rear camera consisting of 16 MP main with another 8 MP ultrawide sensors and 2 MP depth sensors. The front side is manned by 8 MP shooter with HDR and 1080p@30fps while the primary camera can shoot 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, gyro-EIS videos.

Hardware And Software

The Oppo A72 5G is supported by a MediaTek Dimensity 720 5G chipset built on a 7nm process node and also an octa-core processor clocking at 2x Cortex-A76 & 6x Cortex-A55 speed. It has Mali-G57 MC3 for graphics and runs on an Android 10 operating system coupled with ColorOS 7.2 on top.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The onboard storage on the device is up to 128GB alongside 8GB RAM which will improve the performance. The memory is expandable via a micro SDcard. Meanwhile, the sensors available are Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Oppo A72 5G has a battery of 4020 mAh that carries support for fast charging technology. It has dual SIMs that comes with 4G and 5G network for fast internet and browsing. Other features are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS. NFC and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go.

Oppo A72 5G Full Specifications

Model NameOppo A72 5G
Announced2020, July 27
Market AvailabilityAvailable


Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkYes
5G NetworkYes
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A / 5G
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Body BuildGlass front, plastic back
Body Dimensions7.9 mm thickness
Body Weight175 grams
Body ColorsBlack, Purple, Blue/Red


Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.5 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density405 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera8 megapixel
Video4K@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, gyro-EIS
Camera FeaturesLED flash, panorama, HDR
Camera FlashYes


Operating SystemAndroid
OS Version10
User InterfaceYes


ChipsetMediaTek Dimensity 720 5G (7 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2x Cortex-A76 & 6x Cortex-A55)
Graphics processor (GPU)Mali-G57 MC3
System Internal Memory8GB RAM
Internal Storage128 GB
Storage Card SlotYes
SensorsFingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass


Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS


Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Battery Capacity4040 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNonremovable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
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Oppo A72 5G Price And Availability

The Oppo A72 5G will sell at a price of about $259 and will ship in Black, Purple, and Blue/Red colors.

Where To Buy Oppo A72

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1 Comment

  1. The Oppo A72 is much lighter than I had imagined. Great display with 90Hz refresh rate & a fully efficient 7nm mediatek’s 5G processor make it worth the price. A premium looking phone in low budget is all we need right now

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