Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro – Review, specifications and prices

The new Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 64 MP, MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor chipset and a battery of 4300 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Apple iPhone 12 Pro
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.55 in (inches) 6.1 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ Apple A14 Bionic
Operating System ColorOS 11 (Android 11) ColorOS 11 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1170 x 2532 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/8/2 MP 12/12/12/TOF MP
Front Camera 32 MP 12 MP
Battery 4300 mAh 2815 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G runs on MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.6 GHz Cortex-A77 and 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2600 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on ColorOS 11 (Android 11) operating system.

The MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ is a less powerful chipset processor than the Apple A14 Bionic.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro has a Apple A14 Bionic, the second processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Firestorm and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Icestorm. It has a maximum CPU frequency of . Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Next-generation Neural Engine. And it’s running on ColorOS 11 (Android 11) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is carrying a ARM Mali-G77 MC9,9 cores gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro has the Apple GPU,4 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G battery capacity is 4300 mAh which is a 52.7% (percent) more powerful than the 2815 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.
The Apple iPhone 12 Pro battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, MagSafe wireless charging – 15W, Qi wireless charging – 7.5W and USB Power Delivery 3.0.

Screen

The smartphone is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.55 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro is featuring a OLED display with 1170 x 2532 pixels and a screen size of 6.1 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is a 7.3% bigger than Apple iPhone 12 Pro screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Apple iPhone 12 Pro
90 Hz refresh rate 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
Capacitive 2000000:1
Corning Gorilla Glass 800 cd/m² typical brightness
Multi-touch Capacitive
Scratch resistant Ceramic Shield
Dolby Vision
Haptic Touch
HDR10
Multi-touch
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Scratch resistant
Super Retina XDR
True tone display
Wide color display (P3)
Wide color gamut

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro.

The maximum capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 100% bigger than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro with 6 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro with 512 gigabytes

Apple iPhone 12 Pro gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 64/8/2 MP , the flash type is LED , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5KGD1 , a pixel size of 0.8 mic (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.4 f/2.2 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 1.7 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Apple iPhone 12 Pro
Angle of view – 119° (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 10x digital zoom (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 2x optical zoom (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) 4x optical zoom range (#3)
Autofocus 5-element lens (#2)
Continuous autofocus 6-element lens (#3)
Continuous shooting Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Cinematic video stabilization
Face detection Continuous autofocus
Geotagging Continuous shooting
HDR Digital zoom
ISO settings Dolby Vision HDR video recording
Macro mode Exposure compensation
Optical image stabilization Face detection
Panorama Geotagging
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) HDR
Scene mode ISO settings
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) LiDAR scanner
Self-timer Macro mode
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Night Mode
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro) OIS (#3)
Touch focus Optical image stabilization
White balance settings Optical zoom
Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
RAW
Sapphire crystal lens cover
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G comes with a 32 MP in the front.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro has a 12 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Apple iPhone 12 Pro
32 MP 1080p @ 120 fps
3-element lens (#2) 12 MP
Angle of view – 78° (#2) Aperture:f/2.0.2
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Cinematic video stabilization
Aperture:f/2.0.4 Deep Fusion
Digital image stabilization Digital image stabilization
Face unlock Face detection
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Face unlock
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm HDR
Secondary front camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Night Mode
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGD1 Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
Sensor type – ISOCELL PLUS

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Apple iPhone 12 Pro
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
GPRS EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
HSPA+ Gigabit-class LTE with 2×2 MIMO and LAA
LTE GPRS
Snapdragon X52 modem HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s)
TD-SCDMA LTE
LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price is $550-600 and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro price tag is $999

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