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Oppo A16

Oppo A16
RM479.00
Brand: Oppo
Category: Mobiles
  • CPU: MediaTek MT6765G Helio G35 (12 nm)
  • RAM: 3 GB, 4 GB
  • Storage: 32 GB, 64 GB, 256 GB
  • Display: IPS LCD
  • Camera: 13 MP Triple Camera
  • OS: Android 11, ColorOS 11.1
  • AnTuTu Total Score: 110.490 (v8)

Oppo A16 Specs Malaysia

General

Device Type Smart Phone
Model CPH2269
Announced 17 July, 2021
Released 17 July, 2021
Status Available
Price RM479 - RM559

Design

Type <strong>Design Type</strong> called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones. Bar
Dimensions 163.8 x 75.6 x 8.4 mm (6.45 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)
Weight 190 g (6.70 oz)
Colors Pearl Blue, Space Silver, Crystal Black

Network

4G Network 1, 3, 5, 8, 38, 40, 41
SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Nano SIM
Dual SIM dual stand-by

Display

Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) IPS LCD
Size 6.52 inches, 102.6 cm2 (~82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Display Colors <strong>Display Colors</strong> is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others. 16 Millions Colors
Pixel Density <strong>Pixel Density (PPI)</strong> is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality. (~269 ppi density)
Touch Screen Yes, Multitouch
Features 480 nits (typ)

Camera

Rear Camera <strong>Camera</strong> is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality. Triple Camera 13 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.06", 1.12µm, PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Front Camera 8 MP, f/2.0, (wide), 1080p@30fps
Image 1080p
Video 1080p@30fps
Camera Features LED flash, HDR, panorama

Software

Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 11
User Interface <strong>UI</strong> or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface. ColorOS 11.1

Hardware

Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. MediaTek MT6765G Helio G35 (12 nm)
CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. PowerVR GE8320
RAM (Memory) <strong>RAM</strong> (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 3 GB, 4 GB
Internal Storage <strong>Internal Storage</strong> is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored. 32 GB, 64 GB, 256 GB
Card Slot <strong>Memory Card Slot</strong> is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. microSDXC
Sensors <strong>Sensors</strong> are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass

Battery

Battery Type <strong>Battery Type => </strong> Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium. Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
Placement non-removable
Capacity <strong>Battery Capacity</strong> is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions. 5000 mAh

Connectivity

Bluetooth <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
Wi-fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
GPS <strong>GPS</strong> The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
NFC <strong>NFC</strong> (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
Wireless Charging <strong>Wireless Charging</strong> (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device. No

Media

Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree 3.5mm jack

Oppo A16 is the continuation of the A15 model. This A series is a great option to have an elegant Android with cool performance. Oppo A16 price in Malaysia is quite affordable for the mid-low class, yet the user can enjoy several features to maximize the experience.

The main focus of this series is the camera and other new features that A15 never had. With an affordable price, the buyers will be more satisfied with what Oppo offers from this model. If you are still in doubt to get this phone, read this quick review below to know more about Oppo A16 review.

Design and Display

1. Design

The design of Oppo A16 is way more modern than the previous generation, Oppo A15. The surface of the phone is made from plastic with doff.

The color option consists of two colors, Oppo A16 Silver and Crystal Black. The look is very elegant with a matte anti-glare style. It has dust-free and anti-slip for convenient holding.

The dimensions are still the same with A15, 163.8 x 75.6 x 8.4 mm. The thickness is thicker than A15 but it is not bothersome at all.

The weight is about 190 grams, heavier than other models like Reno. The ON-OFF button is on the right side and the volumes are on the left side.

2. Display

This series has a bigger display of 6.52 inches. It has a water drop notch at the top of the screen which may be inconvenient for many users.

The resolution is HD and it is a great advantage for the user who loves to create content from the phone. There is an AI eye care feature to protect your eyes from the screen.

Though the display is not the best in its class, Oppo A16 has a smooth screen when refreshed. There is auto-brightness to adjust the screen when it’s in light or dim conditions. The screen uses IPS LCD and it is a disadvantage because more phones in the same class use AMOLED.

Camera

The Oppo A16 specs camera is not the best one in the class. The rear camera is only 13MP as the largest resolution with F/2.2. The other two cameras are 2MP with option macro and depth.

However, the result is crystal clear with AI features and beauty mode. The selfie camera is only 8MP, yet the result is better with Oppo A16 price in Malaysia.

When you try the camera in the dim light, you might need about three seconds to make it work properly. The colors might come out less natural, but at least the details are good. There is an HDR effect to help the user balance the exposure.

Performance

The performance of this smartphone is excellent at Oppo A16 price in Malaysia level. The processor is Octa-core 4×2.3 GHz Cortex A53 with MediaTek Helio 35 as its chipset. It is very fast and convenient for everyone who loves medium-level games on the phone.

Oppo also supports this phone with 32GB storage which is average for a recent smartphone. You can insert microSDXC up to 128GB for better storage. The RAM is only 3GB, a standard class for a smartphone with medium productivity.

The operating system for this Oppo A16 price in Malaysia 2023 is Android 11. It is reliable and you can update to the latest version.

The ColorOS is 11.1 version. The screen and tools look convenient as well. Overall, the performance is fast and reliable for the decent task of an Android phone.

Battery Life

The battery life of this phone is something you can rely on. The battery is Li-Po 5000 mAh. You can enjoy productive usage for a day without being scared of running out. You can travel without any power banks. The battery type is non-removable for this series.

Price

Oppo A16 price in Malaysia is different according to the storage capacity you choose. The bigger the internal storage, the more expensive the price. Check the list below to know more about the price.

Oppo A16 typePrice
3GB/32GBRM479
4GB/64GBRM559

You can check and visit the official website at OPPO Store

FAQ

Is Oppo A16 waterproof?

The phone has waterproof features. It is very convenient to bring it to the waterpark. Splash because of the rain will not be an issue for this smartphone.

How many cameras does Oppo A16 have?

The phones have three cameras for the rear part. The first is 13MP, and the other two are 2MP for macro and depth modes. The front camera for selfies is single with an 8MP resolution.

How’s the battery of Oppo A16?

The A series has a 5000 mAh battery. It lasts longer than other models such as Reno. It stands for more than 6 hours of active use in a day. There is a fast-charging feature as well.

Oppo A16 price in Malaysia is getting lower since more models in the A series are coming to the market.

This series is not bad at all for the user who wants Android at an affordable price, but with great performance. You can check the availability at the entry market since the A series is not a flagship series.