OPPO announced on Monday the launch of the new generation of smartphones belonging to the A-line, being the A56 5G model, a version that has specifications similar to its predecessor but which has improvements and improvements in hardware, including support for the 5G network and a huge battery.
The release confirmed some previous rumors suggesting that the manufacturer would use the MediaTek platform and some details about the appearance of the device such as gradient colors and the presence of notch for two successive generations, for example.
The OPPO A56 5G has a 6.5-inch LCD display that retains the teardrop notch, a design that has long been replaced by other manufacturers, but is still present in both the recent OPPO launch and the previous model.
At the back, the model resembles its predecessor, but it has two camera sensors versus three of the A55 version. The dual set of cameras has a main sensor with a resolution of 13 MP and a depth of 2 MP, both of which are vertically aligned and housed in a rectangular module that also houses the LED flash.
OPPO A56 5G. (Photo: Reproduction/OPPO).
Moving on to the hardware, the A56 5G is equipped with the Dimensity 700 processor – the same SoC present, for example, on the Galaxy A22 5G and POCO M3 Pro 5G – with the Mali-G57e GPU 6 GB of RAM, configurations that can meet the needs of users looking for are to an intermediate telephone.
The main highlight is the huge battery with a capacity of 5,000 mAh and only 10 W of charging, a feature that may be one of the main negatives of the device as other competitors boast of fast charging with more power. It is also interesting to mention that there is no wireless charger support and the input is USB-C standard.
OPPO A56 5G. (Photo: Playback/OPPO).
Oppo A56 5G
- 75.6 x 163.8 x 8.4mm
- 6.5 inches – 1600×720px
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- 6.5 inch LCD screen with HD+ resolution
- Dropped display with notches
- MediaTek Dimension 700 processor
- 6 GB RAM memory
- 128 GB internal storage
- 8MP front camera and f/2 aperture
- Four rear cameras
- 13MP main sensor
- 2 MP depth sensor
- 5,000 mAh battery with 10 W charging
- Biometric reader integrated on the side with on/off button
- Dimensions of 163.8 x 75.6 x 8.4mm
- Weight: 189.5 grams
- Android 11 with ColorOS 11.1 interface
Availability and price
At the moment, the OPPO A56 5G is only available in China in Black, Purple and Blue colors and costs 1,599 Yuan.
For now, we don’t know when it will be announced in other markets or what the possible launch price is, but this information is expected to be released soon.
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