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Oppo released Reno4 5G and Reno4 Pro 5G on June 12, 2020- in 3 color variants: Black, Blue, and Purple. While the Pro version comes in 5 color variants: Black, White, Blue, Pink, and Green. Oppo Reno 4 currently starts at $400 while the Pro version starts at about $500.
Oppo Reno4 comes with a 6.43-inch AMOLED display having a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 and aspect ratio 20:9. It has great viewing angles, pixel density of 409PPI, and 84.7% screen-to-body ratio. The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 6. On the other hand, Reno4 Pro comes with a 6.55-inch AMOLED display having a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It has great viewing angles, pixel density of 402 PPI, and 89.5% screen-to-body ratio. It has a 90Hz refresh rate and the screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 6.
Oppo Reno4 has a triple rear camera system. It has a 48MP main camera, 8MP ultrawide camera, and 2MP depth camera. Reno4 can shoot videos on 4K at 30fps and 1080p at 30/60/120 fps. It also has a dual selfie camera with 32MP main selfie camera and 2MP depth camera.
Oppo Reno4 also has a triple rear camera system.48MP main camera, 12MP ultra-wide camera, and 13MP telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom. It can also record videos on 4K at 30 fps and 1080p at 30/60/120 fps. On the other hand, it has a single 32MP selfie camera.
Oppo Reno4 and Reno4 Pro have the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset, which is a fast mid-range 5G chipset. It will handle both gaming and everyday usage without a problem. Both of them have Adreno 620 GPU, which is great for graphical effects. Reno4 5G comes in 2 variants: 128GB storage/8GB RAM, and 256GB storage/8GB RAM. Oppo Reno4 Pro also comes in 2 variants: 128GB storage/8GB RAM, and 256GB storage/12GB RAM. You should consider buying versions with more storage because storage is not expandable through SD card.
They both have a 4000mAh battery, which will provide atleast one day of usage. They also come with 65W fast charging, which will recharge your battery in just 36min.
New ColorOS 7.2
The Reno4 and the Reno4 Pro are the first two smartphones from the company that gets ColorOS 7.2, which is the latest version of OPPO’S custom Android software and is based on Android 10. New ColorOS comes with a lot of new features: Super Night Video Mode, Movie Mode, Intelligent Battery Save, Super Power Saver, AI image fix, Camera SDK, OPPO Labs,…
Super Night Video Mode
New ColorOS 7.2 gets night mode for videos just like the company’s Nightscape mode for images. They claim that the “Super Night Video Mode” feature will enhance the exposure in videos taken at night or under extremely low light conditions.
Reno4 series comes with Soloop app that allows users to edit videos on their phones for a variety of video-sharing platforms. The phone also gets a Movie Mode exclusively with a 21:9 aspect ratio, 10 color filters, several preset templates, along with the options to adjust the exposure or shutter speed of the raw footage to give it a movie-like appearance.
Intelligent Battery Saver
The new Intelligent Battery Saver will learn the user’s habits and automatically put some apps to sleep when they are unlikely to be used. By doing it, the battery on the smartphone will be conserved and the night time drain will be avoided. This will improve night-time battery consumption by up to 10%.
AI image fix
AI image fix feature will help preserve digital copies of old or blurry pictures. This feature will automatically repair the pictures by removing haze, noise, graininess, or blur in the older images.
Super Power Saver
Super Power Saver mode will stop everything except for the most important features like calling or messaging. OPPO claims that 1.5 hours of messaging on WeChat will only utilize a 5% battery when the phone is in Super Power Saving mode.
ColorOS will now be able to pre-launch applications in the background even before you tap on the app icon by learning your usage habits. This feature will reduce the app startup time but may reduce battery life.
Camera SDK which will allow third-party app developers to use capabilities of all the cameras on the Reno4 as well as all the features natively supported in the stock Camera app. For example, the SDK will allow apps like Instagram to extend support for OPPO’s beauty or HDR mode, or use any camera other than the primary one for taking the pictures directly from within Instagram.