Oppo A16 – The A16 is a budget smartphone that will still give you a very good smartphone experience.
It is packed with really amazing features such as an impressive battery capacity, a wonderful camera set up, etc. Read on to find out more about this lovely mobile phone.
Price – 57,000 NGN
A16 is about 57,000 NGN.
Design and Display
The body design is comprised of glass and plastic. The phone has a smooth rear panel which is where you’ll find the rear camera set up with its accompanying LED flash.
The device measures 163.8 x 75.6 x 8.4mm and weighs 190g.
The phone’s display is a 6.52-inch LCD panel with a resolution of 720×1600 pixels (HD+), 60Hz touch sampling rate, 269 PPI, 60Hz refresh rate, 1500:1 contrast ratio (typical), and 480 nits brightness (typical). It reaches 88.7% screen-to-body ratio and uses 71% NTSC color gamut.
The colour options that you can get the phone in include Pearl Blue, Space Silver, and Crystal Black.
The rear camera set up of the A16 is a triple camera array that is made up of a 13MP primary camera, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro snapper.
For an even better phone camera experience, the camera supports HDR, panorama, and there is an LED flash to ensure bright and sharp pictures even in poor lighting. This camera set up can shoot 1080p@30fps videos.
The phone’s front facing camera is an 8MP camera which is really okay for your for selfies and video calls.
Hardware and Software
Driving performance on the A16 is a MediaTek Helio G35 SoC based on 11nm process technology. Also present is an octa-core processor handling its assignment at a speed of 4×2.3 GHz.
In charge of the graphics is a PowerVR GE8320 graphics card and the phone runs on Android 11 OS with ColorOS 11.1 on top.
For internal memory and storage, the device comes with 3GB LPDDR4x RAM and 32GB eMMC 5.1 storage. In addition to that, there is provision for a micro SDcard with which the phone users can improve the storage capacity.
Battery and Network
The A16 features an impressive 5,000mAh battery and it also has support for 10W charging. This battery capacity is really impressive and will do the job of powering the device very well.
The fast charging feature will also be really appreciated by the phone users as it means that the phone will get charged faster.
The smartphone also comes with dual-SIM, a 3.5mm headphone jack, 4G, USB Type-C port, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, and supports GNSS (GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS).
More interesting features that the device offers are an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, a compass as well as an ambient light sensor.
There is also a fingerprint sensor which can be used to boost phone and data security. The phone’s fingerprint sensor is placed on the side of the phone.