Oppo Reno Ace: World’s Fastest Charging phone

Oppo announced months back that a 65W fast charging option was possible. This wasn’t given much attention as the chinese firm were yet to implement such claim. Recently, smartphone users were left spell-bound by the introduction of Oppo Reno Ace with it’s 65W SuperVOOC which could re-charge the 4,000mAh battery from 0% to 100% in 30 minutes and from 0% to 27% in just 5minutes!

This is not all that the Reno Ace has to offer, the phone maker,Oppo made sure it comes with an overall premium features like quad camera setup, a superb Adreno 640&Game boost 2.0 for better gaming experience to mention but a few. Going into details of what the reno ace packs, we review it per feature:

Oppo Reno ace design

Reno Ace Body And Display

The smartphone features an AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a 1080 x 2400 pixels. To protect the screen against crack, there is a corning gorilla 6 protective glass to serve the purpose.

The device’s weight is 200g while it’s screen size is 6.5 inches.

Dimensions(mm)161×75.7×8.7
Weight200g(7.05 oz)
Build
  • Front glass (Gorilla Glass 6)
  • Back glass (Gorilla Glass 5)
  • Aluminum frame
Display typeAMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen size
  • 6.5 inches, 102.0 cm
  • 83.7% screen-to-body ratio
Resolution(pixels)1080 x 2400
Features
  • 20:9 ratio
  • ~405 ppi density
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • 500 nits max brightness
  • HDR
  • 90 Hz refresh rate
  • DCI-P3 100%
ColourPsychedelic Purple, Starry Blue

Oppo Reno Ace Software

The device comes with an Android 10 operating system which is based on Oppo’s unique ColorOS 6.1 skin.

Operating systemAndroid 10
SkinColorOS 6.1

Oppo reno ace photo

Hardware

The Reno Ace is powered by an Octa core (2.96 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485) processor.

For it’s chipset, the device has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus one.

ChipsetQualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm)
CPUOcta-core:

  • 1×2.96 GHz Kryo 485
  • 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485
  • 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 485
GPUAdreno 640 (700 MHz)

Oppo Reno Ace Camera Setup

Reno Ace comes with a quad (48+8+13+2)MP camera setup at the rear of the device. This setup features a 20 x digital zoom, dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama, auto flash, and touch to focus.

In a water-drop notch at the upper end of the device’s screen is a 16 MP front camera mainly for taking selfies and face detection & unlock.

Rear Camera
  • 48 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS
  • 13MP, f/2.4, (telephoto), 1/3.4″, 1.0µm, PDAF, 2x optical zoom
  • 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.2″, 1.4µm
  • 2 MP B/W, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm
Rear camera features
Front camerasingle 16 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.1″, 1.0µm
Front Camera Features

Memory

Oppo’s Reno Ace has a slot for microSD of capacity of up to 256 GB. For the internal storage and RAM, there are three variant and these makes for the three differing prices.

The RAM and internal storage are tabulated below according to variants which are labelled as; V1,V2, and V3.

~V 1V2V3
Internal Storage128GB256GB256GB
RAM8GB8GB12GB

Connectivity/Sensors

The device packs a dual speaker, USB type c, an optical fingerprint sensor(on the screen), among other sensors tabulated below:

Oppo reno ace pics

LoudspeakerYes (dual speakers)
3.5mm jackYes (active noise cancellation & dedicated mic
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFCYes
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
SimDual nano sim cards
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Network support

The device supports 2G,3G and 4G.

TechnologyGSM/HSPA/LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bandsLTE (unspecified)
Network speedHSPA, LTE-A

Battery

Reno Ace is a beast of a device when it comes to battery power, in fact that is it’s selling point. No other smartphone could boast of a charge rate of 100% in half an hour. This means less time spent on charging.

The device also supports USB-PD and Qualcomm’s quick charge protocols.

Battery capacityNon-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Fast battery charging65W: 100% in 30 min (SuperVOOC Flash Charge)

Price Of Oppo Reno Ace In Nigeria

The Reno Ace is quite expensive as all it’s variants are over N100k.

The 8GB/128GB model sells for about N165,000. For the 8GB/256GB variant, the price is a little bit higher at N176,000. The 12GB/256GB variant is the most expensive at N195,000.

Verdict!

The phone comes with a good display refresh rate, a superb battery charging and an overall premium features for it’s expensive price. If you could query the price, you can’t query the specs delivered.

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