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Oppo A79 review: specs and price

Oppo A79
Oppo A79

Why is Oppo A79 better than the average?

  • Battery power
    3000mAhvs2656.05mAh
  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.65GHzvs6.46GHz
  • Pixel density
    402ppivs323.76ppi
  • Screen size
    6"vs5.07"
  • RAM
    4GBvs2.22GB
  • Megapixels
    16MPvs11.67MP
  • Resolution
    1080 x 2160pxvs1168102.84px
  • Front camera megapixels
    16MPvs5.36MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

140g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

7.2mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

76mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

157.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

86.07cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2160px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

402ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
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Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

6"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
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AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

6.every pixel has three subpixels
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The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Performance

1.GPU clock speed

770MHz (MediaTek Helio P23)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Oukitel WP5000

1000MHz

2.RAM speed

3200MHz (MediaTek Helio P23)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.DirectX version

12 (MediaTek Helio P23)

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Huawei Honor 8C

12

4.Has integrated graphics
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With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.CPU threads

8 (MediaTek Helio P23)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Play (Qualcomm Snapdragon 427)

8

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

For example

Sony Xperia XZ2 Dual SIM

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.Has laser autofocus
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A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

5.front camera megapixels

16MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

6.has a brand lens
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The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Oppo A79

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

10h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.Has an ultra power save mode
Oppo A79

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

4.has a removable battery
Oppo A79

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

6.Supports fast charging
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Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Oppo A79
2.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
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4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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5.Is free and open source
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Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Oppo A79

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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