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Oppo A53 5G review: worth buying?

Created date: 12/18/2020, 07:11:10, Updated date: 12/18/2020, 09:53:46

We've conducted a detailed review of the Oppo A53 5G, looking into its battery, how easy it is to use the camera, and whether the CPU performance is high or low. Not only that, but we've also evaluated how portable and easy to hold it is, as well as how nice the display is.

Oppo A53 5G's features, performance, reviews

Oppo A53 5G's camera specs

Oppo A53 5G has a 16 MP main camera, which can take very high-resolution photos and videos. While you might feel a little dissatisfied when you need better resolution for landscape photography or want to print high-definition photographs, you will be satisfied most of the time.

Also, Oppo A53 5G has an 8 MP front camera, which is an average figure for a smartphone camera. It is good enough for taking selfies, but you may be a little dissatisfied when you need to take a group photo or print your photos.

Oppo A53 5G's size

The Oppo A53 5G has a width of 3.0 inches (75 mm), a length of 6.4 inches (162.2 mm), and a thickness of 0.3 inches (7.9 mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the Oppo A53 5G is about 175 oz (175 g). You can feel some weight when holding it in one hand. You might feel tired if you operate it for a long time.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Oppo A53 5G, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Oppo A53 5G's screen

Oppo A53 5G has a 6.5 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Oppo A53 5G has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Oppo A53 5G's CPU specs

With the 2.0GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Oppo A53 5G has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With a huge 6GB of RAM, the Oppo A53 5G has an extremely large amount. Cases of insufficient RAM almost never occur, so it is further suited for multitasking as well. Even with frequent switching between multiple apps you are unlikely to feel any sluggishness.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Oppo A53 5G, it is a really fantastic high-end smartphone, and in terms of performance can be used without stress in all usage scenarios. If choosing a smartphone for performance in operation, it is highly recommended.

Oppo A53 5G's storage size

The data storage capacity of the Oppo A53 5G is 128GB and it is highly recommended for people who frequently take movies and images. It is suitable for filming movies and photography, and you even if you install many games and apps you will not feel inconvenienced.

Since the Oppo A53 5G does not support SD cards, you need to be careful enough that you have enough capacity.

Oppo A53 5G's general rating

The Oppo A53 5G is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Advantages and disadvantages of Oppo A53 5G

Advantages of Oppo A53 5G

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.

Disadvantages of Oppo A53 5G

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Comparing the specifications of Oppo A53 5G against similar products

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody size

Oppo A53 5G

51.4-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm)

Oppo A12s

52.0Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.5 mm) x 6.1 inches (155.9 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.3 mm)

Oppo Reno4

53.0Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.9 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.3 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.7 mm)

Oppo Reno4 Pro

53.6Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.2 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.7 mm)

Oppo K7 5G

52.4Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (74.3 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.3 mm) x 0.3 inches (8 mm)

Oppo A53

50.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.1 mm) x 6.5 inches (163.9 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.4 mm)

Oppo F17 Pro

53.3Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.8 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.1 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.5 mm)

Oppo F17

54.3Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (72.8 mm) x 6.3 inches (159.8 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.5 mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody weight

Oppo A53 5G

60.4-Weight:175 oz (175 g)

Oppo A12s

64.4Weight:165 oz (165 g)

Oppo A72 5G

60.4Weight:175 oz (175 g)

Oppo Reno4

64.4Weight:165 oz (165 g)

Oppo Reno4 Pro

66.0Weight:161 oz (161 g)

Oppo K7 5G

58.4Weight:180 oz (180 g)

Oppo A53

56.0Weight:186 oz (186 g)

Oppo F17 Pro

64.8Weight:164 oz (164 g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen size

Oppo A53 5G

90.8-Display size:6.5 inch

Oppo A12s

90.3Display size:6.2 inch

Oppo A72 5G

90.8Display size:6.5 inch

Oppo Reno4

90.7Display size:6.4 inch

Oppo Reno4 Pro

90.8Display size:6.5 inch

Oppo K7 5G

90.7Display size:6.4 inch

Oppo A53

90.8Display size:6.5 inch

Oppo F17 Pro

90.7Display size:6.43 inch

screen resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen resolution

Oppo A53 5G

76.2-

Oppo A12s

47.4

Oppo A72 5G

76.2

Oppo Reno4

76.2

Oppo Reno4 Pro

76.2

Oppo K7 5G

76.2

Oppo A53

49.1

Oppo F17 Pro

76.2

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoRAM capacity

Oppo A53 5G

90.0-RAM size:6GB

Oppo A12s

60.0RAM size:3GB

Oppo A72 5G

93.4RAM size:8GB

Oppo Reno4

93.4RAM size:8GB

Oppo Reno4 Pro

93.4RAM size:8GB

Oppo K7 5G

93.4RAM size:8GB

Oppo A53

70.0RAM size:4GB

Oppo F17 Pro

93.4RAM size:8GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twostorage size

Oppo A53 5G

90.0-Storage size:128GB

Oppo A12s

55.5Storage size:32GB

Oppo A72 5G

90.0Storage size:128GB

Oppo Reno4

90.0Storage size:128GB

Oppo Reno4 Pro

91.5Storage size:256GB

Oppo K7 5G

91.5Storage size:256GB

Oppo A53

67.0Storage size:64GB

Oppo F17 Pro

90.0Storage size:128GB

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the tworear-camera resolution

Oppo A53 5G

68.8-Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

Oppo A12s

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Oppo A72 5G

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

Oppo Reno4

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

Oppo Reno4 Pro

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

Oppo K7 5G

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

Oppo A53

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

Oppo F17 Pro

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twofront-camera resolution

Oppo A53 5G

58.3-Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Oppo A12s

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

Oppo A72 5G

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Oppo Reno4

97.8Front-camera resolution:32 MP

Oppo Reno4 Pro

97.8Front-camera resolution:32 MP

Oppo K7 5G

97.8Front-camera resolution:32 MP

Oppo A53

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

Oppo F17 Pro

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogrip

Oppo A53 5G

55.9-Color:Black/Green/Purple, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm), Weight:175 oz (175 g)

Oppo A12s

58.2Color:Deep Blue/Flowing Silver, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.5 mm) x 6.1 inches (155.9 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.3 mm), Weight:165 oz (165 g)

Oppo Reno4

58.7Color:Galactic Blue/Space Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.9 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.3 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.7 mm), Weight:165 oz (165 g)

Oppo Reno4 Pro

59.8Color:Starry Night/Silky White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.2 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.7 mm), Weight:161 oz (161 g)

Oppo K7 5G

55.4Color:Moonlight Black/Pearl White/Blue/Blue+Red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (74.3 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.3 mm) x 0.3 inches (8 mm), Weight:180 oz (180 g)

Oppo A53

53.2Color:Electric Black/Fancy Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.1 mm) x 6.5 inches (163.9 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.4 mm), Weight:186 oz (186 g)

Oppo F17 Pro

59.0Color:Magic Blue/Matte Black/Metallic White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.8 mm) x 6.3 inches (160.1 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.5 mm), Weight:164 oz (164 g)

Oppo F17

59.7Color:Dynamic Orange/Navy Blue/Classic Silver, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (72.8 mm) x 6.3 inches (159.8 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.5 mm), Weight:163 oz (163 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen cleanliness

Oppo A53 5G

85.0-Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:404 ppi

Oppo A12s

54.7Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1520, Pixel density:271 ppi

Oppo A72 5G

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:404 ppi

Oppo Reno4

85.2Display type:OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:411 ppi

Oppo Reno4 Pro

85.0Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:404 ppi

Oppo K7 5G

85.2Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:411 ppi

Oppo A53

54.2Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1600, Pixel density:269 ppi

Oppo F17 Pro

85.1Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2400, Pixel density:409 ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoperformance

Oppo A53 5G

89.9-OS:Android, Chipset:MediaTek MT6853V Dimensity 720 5G, CPU specs:2.0GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Oppo A12s

80.6OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35, CPU specs:2.35GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

Oppo Reno4

92.9OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G, CPU specs:2.3GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Oppo Reno4 Pro

92.9OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G, CPU specs:2.3GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Oppo K7 5G

94.1OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G, CPU specs:2.4GHz+2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Oppo A53

77.9OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM4250 Snapdragon 460, CPU specs:1.8GHz+1.6GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

Oppo F17 Pro

92.9OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6779V Helio P95, CPU specs:2.2GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Oppo F17

91.7OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662, CPU specs:2.0GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Oppo A53 5G's specs

Oppo A53 5G
ImageOppo A53 5G
MakerOppo
Release date12/21, 2020
ColorBlack/Green/Purple
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.0 inches (75 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm)
Weight175 oz (175 g)
Display size6.5 inch
Display typeLTPS IPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 2400
Pixel density404 ppi
ChipsetMediaTek MT6853V Dimensity 720 5G
CPU specs2.0GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size6GB
Storage size128GB
Rear-camera resolution16 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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