Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G vs Sony Xperia 5 II – Review, specifications and prices

The new Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G device 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 Sony Xperia 5 II 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 Sony Xperia 5 II
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.55 in (inches) 6.1 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Operating System ColorOS 11 (Android 11) ColorOS 11 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2520 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/8/2 MP 12/12/12 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 8 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 Sony Xperia 5 II 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,Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming and Game Enhancer. 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 Sony Xperia 5 II has the Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) 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 Sony Xperia 5 II. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.
The Sony Xperia 5 II battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, Xperia Adaptive Charging, Battery Care, STAMINA Mode, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ and USB Power Delivery 3.0.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Sony Xperia 5 II is featuring a OLED display with 1080 x 2520 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 Sony Xperia 5 II screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Sony Xperia 5 II
90 Hz refresh rate 100% DCI-P3
Capacitive 120 Hz refresh rate
Corning Gorilla Glass 240 Hz touch sampling rate
Multi-touch 400 cd/m²
Scratch resistant 8-bit+FRC color bit depth
Capacitive
CinemaWide display
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
HDR
ITU-R BT.2020 (REC.2020)
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 650 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
Triluminos display for mobile
X1 for mobile
X-Reality display

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 Sony Xperia 5 II is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Sony Xperia 5 II with 8 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 Sony Xperia 5 II with 128 gigabytes.

Sony Xperia 5 II 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 Sony Xperia 5 II rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 12/12/12 MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length (35 equivalent):24 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX557 , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

Sony
Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Sony Xperia 5 II
Angle of view – 119° (#2) 1080p @ 960 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 3x optical zoom (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 5-axis stabilization
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) 720p @ 960 fps
Autofocus Angle of view – 124° (#3)
Continuous autofocus Angle of view – 34° (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Cinematography Pro
Exposure compensation Continuous shooting
Face detection Digital image stabilization
Geotagging Digital zoom
HDR Dual Pixel PDAF
ISO settings Dual Pixel PDAF (#3)
Macro mode Exposure compensation
Optical image stabilization Face detection
Panorama Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#3)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#2)
Scene mode Geotagging
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) HDR
Self-timer ISO settings
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro) Optical image stabilization
Touch focus Optical zoom
White balance settings Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2)
Pixel size – 1.4 m (#2)
Real-Time Eye AF for Humans and Animals
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Self-timer
Sensor version – Samsung S5K3T2 (#2)
Sensor version – Sony IMX363 (#3)
Sensor size – 1/2.55″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#2)
Third rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Touch focus
White balance settings
Zeiss lens
Zeizz T Coating

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Sony Xperia 5 II has a 8 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G Sony Xperia 5 II
32 MP 8 MP
3-element lens (#2) Aperture:f/2.0
Angle of view – 78° (#2) HDR
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm
Aperture:f/2.0.4 Sensor model:Samsung S5K4H7
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 Sony Xperia 5 II
5G NSA 5G is market-dependent
5G SA 5G NSA
EDGE 5G SA
GPRS EDGE
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
Snapdragon X52 modem LTE Cat 19
TD-SCDMA UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price is $550-600 and the Sony Xperia 5 II price tag is $950

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