Oppo A94 5G has been launched in Europe, and is essentially a rebranded Oppo Reno 5Z 5G that had initially launched in Singapore earlier this month. The phone joins the 4G-enabled Oppo A94 that launched early last month. The Oppo A94 5G comes with the same specifications as the Oppo Reno 5Z 5G with a MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC, a quad rear camera setup, and a hole-punch cutout for the selfie camera. It is offered in two colours and a single RAM and storage configuration. The phone has slim bezels on the sides and a relatively thicker chin.
Oppo A94 5G is priced at EUR 359 (roughly Rs. 32,000) for the sole 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. It is offered in Cosmo Blue and Fluid Black colours. The phone is listed on multiple European websites and will be go on sale from May 3. As of now, the company has not shared any information on its international availability.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo A94 5G runs ColorOS 11.1 based on Android 11. It features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1,080x2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with a 90.8 percent screen-to-body ratio, a 409ppi pixel density, and 800 nits of peak brightness. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC, paired with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
For photos and videos, the Oppo A94 5G packs a quad rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.7 lens. The other three camera sensors include an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle shooter with an f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro shooter with an f/2.4 lens, and a 2-megapixel black and white sensor with an f/2.4 lens. At the front, there is a 16-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 lens for selfies and video calls.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack, apart from 5G. The phone also comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor. The Oppo A94 5G packs a 4,310mAh battery that supports 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0. It measures 160.1x73.4x7.8mm and weighs 173 grams.
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