Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G vs Samsung Galaxy S20 5G – 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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.55 in (inches) 6.2 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Operating System ColorOS 11 (Android 11) ColorOS 11 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1440 x 3200 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/8/2 MP 64/12/12 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 10 MP
Battery 4300 mAh 4000 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.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. 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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G battery capacity is 4300 mAh which is a 7.5% (percent) more powerful than the 4000 mAh offered by the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi/PMA wireless charging – 15 W, Wireless reverse charging – 9 W, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is featuring a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with 1440 x 3200 pixels and a screen size of 6.2 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is a 5.6% bigger than Samsung Galaxy S20 5G screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
90 Hz refresh rate 120Hz refresh rate
Capacitive Always-On Display
Corning Gorilla Glass Capacitive
Multi-touch Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Scratch resistant HDR10+
Infinity-O Display
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant

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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz) and LPDDR5.
In the basic edition, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Samsung Galaxy S20 5G.

At the more expensive edition, both handset present the same ram capacity:12 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 max storage capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G with 128 gigabytes.

Samsung Galaxy S20 5G gets you or 128 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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/12/12 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX374 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.0 f/1.8 f/2.2 respectively.

Samsung
Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
Angle of view – 119° (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 2160p @ 60 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 3x optical zoom (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) 720p @ 960 fps
Autofocus Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Continuous autofocus Angle of view – 76° (#3)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Continuous shooting
Exposure compensation Digital zoom
Face detection Dual OIS
Geotagging Exposure compensation
HDR Face detection
ISO settings Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 22 mm (#2)
Macro mode Geotagging
Optical image stabilization HDR
Panorama HDR10+ video recording
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) ISO settings
Scene mode Object tracking AF
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Optical image stabilization
Self-timer Optical zoom
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Panorama
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro) PDAF (#3)
Touch focus Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
White balance settings Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 64 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has a 10 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
32 MP 10 MP
3-element lens (#2) Aperture:f/2.2
Angle of view – 78° (#2) Auto HDR
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Aperture:f/2.0.4 Sensor model:Sony IMX374
Digital image stabilization Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)
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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
GPRS Enhanced 4×4 MIMO
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
Snapdragon X52 modem LAA (US only)
TD-SCDMA LTE Cat 20
Snapdragon X55 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s)
Up to 7CA

Price

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price is $550-600 and the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G price tag is $999

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