Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G vs Asus ROG Phone 3 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G mobile 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 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 Asus ROG Phone 3
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.55 in (inches) 6.59 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
Operating System ColorOS 11 (Android 11) ColorOS 11 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/8/2 MP 64/13/5 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 24 MP
Battery 4300 mAh 6000 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 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus.

Meanwhile, the Asus ROG Phone 3 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.09 GHz Kryo 485, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 485 and 4 cores of 1.80 GHz Kryo 485. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3090 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,GameCool 3 cooling system,3D vapor chamber,Large graphite film and 6x larger heat sink. 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G battery capacity is 4300 mAh which is a 39.5% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Asus ROG Phone 3. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.
The Asus ROG Phone 3 battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 10W reverse wired charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Asus ROG Phone 3 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.59 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is a 0.6% smaller than Asus ROG Phone 3 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Asus ROG Phone 3
90 Hz refresh rate 1 ms response time
Capacitive 1000000:1 contrast ratio
Corning Gorilla Glass 108.8% NTSC
Multi-touch 113.3% DCI-P3
Scratch resistant 144 Hz refresh rate
153.7% sRGB
2.5D curved glass screen
25 ms touch latency
270 Hz touch sampling rate
650 cd/m² outdoor brightness
Always-On Display
Bluelight Filter
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Delta-E < 1
HDR10
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1000 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
Supports glove touch
TÜV Rheinland Certified

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 Asus ROG Phone 3 is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% smaller than the Asus ROG Phone 3 with 16 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, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gives a 300% more storage memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Asus ROG Phone 3 with 512 gigabytes

Asus ROG Phone 3 gets you 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26.6 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.0 respectively.

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Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Asus ROG Phone 3
Angle of view – 119° (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 2160p @ 120 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 3-axis electronic image stabilization
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) 720p @ 480 fps
Autofocus Angle of view – 125° (#2)
Continuous autofocus Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Autofocus
Digital image stabilization Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Digital image stabilization
Exposure compensation Digital zoom
Face detection Exposure compensation
Geotagging Face detection
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 11 mm (#2)
ISO settings Geotagging
Macro mode HDR
Optical image stabilization ISO settings
Panorama Optical image stabilization
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Panorama
Scene mode Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Self-timer Pro Video Mode
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) RAW
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro) Scene mode
Touch focus Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
White balance settings Self-timer
Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Asus ROG Phone 3 has a 24 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Asus ROG Phone 3
32 MP HDR
3-element lens (#2) 24 MP
Angle of view – 78° (#2) Aperture:f/2.0
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Face unlock
Aperture:f/2.0.4 Panorama
Digital image stabilization
Face unlock
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Secondary front camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGD1
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 Asus ROG Phone 3
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE Built-in 5G modem
GPRS EDGE
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
Snapdragon X52 modem LTE Cat 20
TD-SCDMA TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price is $550-600 and the Asus ROG Phone 3 price tag is $1050 (12 GB + 512 GB) or $1150 (16 GB + 512 GB)

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