Samsung Galaxy S20 FE vs Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G – Review, specifications and prices

The new Samsung Galaxy S20 FE phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4500 mAh. On other side, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.55 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 MediaTek Dimensity 1000+
Operating System One UI 2.0 One UI 2.0
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 12/12/8 MP 64/8/2 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 32 MP
Battery 4500 mAh 4300 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the 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. Running on One UI 2.0 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is a better chipset processor than the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+.

Meanwhile, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+, the second 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. And it’s running on One UI 2.0 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650 gpu in the interior and the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has the ARM Mali-G77 MC9,9 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE battery capacity is 4500 mAh which is a 4.6% (percent) more powerful than the 4300 mAh offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Wireless reverse charging – 4.5W, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 and USB Power Delivery 3.0.
The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.

Screen

The smartphone is using a Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.55 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is a 0.7% smaller than Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
120Hz refresh rate 90 Hz refresh rate
2.5D curved glass screen Capacitive
Always-On Display Corning Gorilla Glass
Capacitive Multi-touch
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Scratch resistant
HDR10+
Infinity-O Display
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is carrying a ram memory of 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 50% smaller than the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G with 12 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:256 gigabytes.

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 12/12/8 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:17.57 mm , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5K2LD Camera sensor size:6.45 x 8.46 mm , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.2 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/8/2 MP , the flash type is LED , carrying 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.

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
1080p @ 240 fps Angle of view – 119° (#2)
2160p @ 60 fps Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
30x Super Resolution zoom (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
3x optical zoom (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
720p @ 960 fps Autofocus
Angle of view – 123° (#2) Continuous autofocus
Angle of view – 32° (#3) Continuous shooting
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Digital image stabilization
Autofocus Digital zoom
Continuous shooting Exposure compensation
Digital image stabilization Face detection
Digital zoom Geotagging
Dual OIS HDR
Exposure compensation ISO settings
Face detection 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)
OIS (#3) Self-timer
Optical image stabilization Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Optical zoom Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Panorama Touch focus
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) White balance settings
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#3)
Pixel size – 1.12 m (#2)
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 8 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
Tracking AF (#3)
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE comes with a 32 MP in the front.

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has a 32 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
32 MP 32 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 3-element lens (#2)
Autofocus Angle of view – 78° (#2)
Face unlock Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
HDR Aperture:f/2.0.4
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm 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.

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem 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 19
UMTS(384 kbit/s)
Up to 5CA

Price

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE price is $832 and the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price tag is $550-600

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