Oppo A59 is an entry level smartphone that was released on June 2016. The device has a touchscreen type screen with a metalic design and a dimension measuring 154.5 x 76 x 7.4 mm and 6.08 x 2.99 x 0.29 inches (height – width – thickness) which weigh 160 grams.

It has a dual SIM port, the hybrid Dual SIM phones swap one SIM slot for microSD card slot.

The Oppo A59 is available in 2 colors which are Gold and Rose Gold while there is 1 available model of the Oppo A59 which is the 32GB model giving potential users option to choose from.

The A59 is powered by Android v5.1 lollipop operating system and a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT 6750 processor which ensures effective running of the device, the Oppo mobile device performance is close to the performance of smartphones like Samsung galaxy S9.

Oppo A59 Key Specs

Resolution 720 pixels x 1280 pixels
Display5.5 inches
OSAndroid Nougat
Rear Camera13-megapixel
Front Camera8-megapixel
RAM3GB RAM
microSD StorageUp to 64GB
Battery5000mAH
DesignMetal

Price: How much does Oppo A59 cost?

You can get the Oppo A59 in the US for $290 while the price on Canada starts at $383 depending on online retailer you choose from below.

In Australia, the price starts at $389 but the price of Oppo A59 in UK is £225 while the EU countries can buy Oppo A59 for €259.

In Africa, you can buy the Oppo A59 in Nigeria for ₦105,000 and Kenya for KSh 56,100 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Oppo A59 is RS 30,000.

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Display

The Oppo A59 IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display occupies approximately 71.0% of the smartphone body, it comes with a 2.5D glass IPS display setting the screen display size at 5.5 inches with screen resolution at 720 pixels by 1280 pixels and screen density, PPI at 267 pixels per inch.

Design

Oppo A59 smartphone makes it mark with impressive features that ensures unique smartphone experience. The Oppo mobile phone is designed with a front-mounted finger print scanner which can be used to unlock the device in a jiffy.

The smartphone also spots curved edges making it easy to hold and carry around.

Performance

Oppo A59 runs on Android v5.1 Lollipop operating system equipped with a Octa – Core processing unit clocking at speeds of 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53. The Internal storage size of the Oppo phone is available at 32GB with expandable memory via microSD card of up to 64GB.

The performance is backed by a MediaTek MT 6750 processor bundles with a 3GB RAM that keeps the device running fast and smooth, even with a large number of applications running in the background.

For gamers, the Oppo mobile phone is loaded with a mali- T860 MP2 graphic processing units which can run most of the high-end games seamlessly.

Camera

Oppo A59 has both a rear or primary camera and a front or secondary camera. Oppo A59 comes with 13-megapixels for the rear or primary camera with f/2.0 aperture while an 8-megapixel front or secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture is stationed for additional camera support.

A smaller aperture on smartphones creates much better natural pictures than a wider aperture because it lets in more light.

The 13-megapixel rear camera has a pixel size of 1.12Aum, along with phase detection, autofocus and LED flash. The mobile phone has a low camera aperture of 2.0, it supports face detection and high dynamic range (HDR) ranging.

Battery Capacity and Sensors

Oppo A59 is powered by a  Non-removable Li-Ion battery that is able to store up to 3075mAh charge to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes WI-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which includes  finger print sensor, accelerometer, proximity, compass and light sensor.

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Oppo A59 Full Specifications

Smartphone Design
Device NameOppo A59
TypeTouchscreen smartphone
Released DateReleased June 2016
Dimensions and Size154.5 x 76 x 7.4 mm (6.08 x 2.99 x 0.29 inches)
Weight (in grams)160 g
ColorsGold and Rose Gold
Number of SIMTwo
SIMHybrid Dual SIM
MaterialMetal
Water ResistanceNo
Dust ResistanceNo
Battery
TypeNon-removable Li-Ion
Battery Capacity3075 mAh
Stand-by
Talk time
Fast ChargeNo
Wireless ChargingNo
Display
Screen TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Screen Size (inches)5.5 inches
Screen-to-body-ratioApproximately 71.0%
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)267 ppi pixel density
Colors16 million
Screen ProtectionNo
Software
Operating SystemColor OS 3.0 / Android 5.1 Lollipop
Hardware
Processor Type or ChipsetMediatek MT6750
ProcessorOcta-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM3GB
Internal Storage32GB
Expandable StorageYes
Expandable Storage TypemicroSD
Maximum Expandable StorageUp to 64GB
Camera
Front or Secondary8-megapixel, f/2.2 apeture
Rear or Primary13-megapixel, f/2.0 aperture
FeaturesPhase detection autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Connectivity
Wifi or Wi-FiYes
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
BluetoothYes v4.1
GPSYes. A-GPS
Infrared portNo
NFCNo
RadioFM radio
USBmicroUSB2.0
USB On-The-GoNo
Headphone3.5m jack
Networks
Network TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
4G LTEYes
Sensors
Iris scannerNo
FingerprintYes – front mounted
GyroscopeNo
AccelerometerYes
ProximityYes
Compass or MagnetometerYes
BarometerNo
Heart rateNo
SpO2No
Light SensorYes

 

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