OPPO F5 – the 20MP front AI sefie cam launched locally at RM1298!


As OPPO China has begin launching the new OPPO R11 and R11 Plus in China today, OPPO Malaysia also brings in the new OPPO F5 with 20MP AI enhanced selfie camera in Malaysian market today. On the other hand, OPPO Malaysia also invited a famous Taiwanese singer – Yoga Lin on stage during the launch of the OPPO F5.

OPPO F5 specifications:


  • Android 7.1,ColorOS 3.2
  • 6 inches LTPS IPS LCD FHD+ Full View display(18:9 aspect ratio)
  • MT6737T Helio P23 octacore display
  • 4GB RAM+32GB ROM (expandable up to 256GB)
  • 20MP front facing camera , f/2.0 aperture, AI selfie beauty
  • 16MP rear camera,  f/1.8 aperture, autofocus, LED flash
  • 3200mAh battery
  • Dual SIM standby +microSD
  • Bluetooth 4.2 + WiFi
  • Rear fingerprint sensor
  • Facial recognition unlock
  • 156.5 x 76 x 7.5 mm
  • 152g
  • Available in black, gold and red

Pricing: RM1298






The OPPO F5 is the OPPO first smartphone that follows the mainstream 18:9 aspect ratio display as seen on other flagships and premium smartphones. The new 6 inches display offers resolution up to FHD+ at 2160 x 1080 that offers stunningly beautiful visual experience.




With recognition over 200 unique facial features, the OPPO F5 front selfie camera enhanced with AI technology brings selfie to a whole new level. The selfie camera can determine the approximate age, gender, skin tone and skin type and then further improves selfies with lightning adjustment to create the most natural and authentic selfie.




Selfie is no longer a proprietary hobby for girls as more boys has a greater emphasis on theri appearance. Apart from improving skin tone, the OPPO F5 camera can removes dark circles on your eye especially if you are a night owl.

23191656_10156468035989587_2070252637_oThe Malaysian OPPO F5 is powered by a MediaTek P23 octacore CPU and further supported by 4GB RAM and 32GB ROM. There is also other variant that offers 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM if you requires additional multitask performance on your mobile. Nonetheless, 4GB RAM is indeed sufficient for daily usage.


OS wise, the OPPO F5 runs on ColorOS 3.2 and powered by a 3200mAh battery which is highly optimized for 12 hours of usage with smart background apps management.


It also features the new facial recognition technology which can unlock the smartphone within 1 second.





If you are a AOV gamer, you can get the Joker character for free when you grab the OPPO F5.



Besides, OPPO Malaysia also lightly touched on the OPPO F5 Youth but doesn’t go into details.




Here comes Yoga Lin!







Lastly, the F5 is confirmed with a pricing of RM1298 and opens for pre-order between 2nd to 10th November this year. The official sale period starts from 11.11 cybersale day and available through 888 authorized OPPO retailers, OPPO official site and other online marketplace such as Lazada, 11street, Shopee, Cekcom and Senheng.





Alex Wee

Alex Wee

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