Oppo A73 Review: Price and Best Deals In Nigeria

Oppo A73 Review

Oppo A73 is a new smartphone that was  launched quietly by Oppo. The device is proof that Oppo paid a lot of attention to the A series in 2020 as we have seen so far. The Oppo A73 has gone official in Tunisia as the branded version of the Oppo F17 phone that was debuted last month in India. Oppo A73 feature a 6.44-inch display and quad camera system at the back, with a 16 MP main camera, and 128GB storage.

Oppo A73 Color

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Oppo A73 Key Specs & Features

  • 6.44 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
  • Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
  • Octa-core Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 (11 nm)
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
  • 16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Rear Cameras
  • 16 MP Front Camera
  • Fingerprint (under display, optical)
  • 4G LTE Network
  • Fast charging 30W
  • VOOC 4.0
  • Non-Removable Li-Po 4015 mAh Battery

Design and Display

There is some similarity and differences between the Oppo A73 and the Oppo F17 smartphones. However, both of them differ mostly on the panel color availability. The Oppo A73 is available in Navy Blue and Classic Silver colors.

The A73 maintains the same smooth panel housing the square cameras setup and an LED flash. It has an under-display fingerprint scanner and measures 159.8 x 72.9 x 7.5 mm and 163 grams.

This device packs a waterdrop notch display of 6.44 inches. It makes use of an AMOLED screen that produces a full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 aspect ratio, a 60Hz refresh rate, and up to 180Hz refresh rate. Apart from the in-screen fingerprint scanner, it has Gorilla Glass 3 protection and offers a screen space of 90.7 percent.

Cameras

The front camera on the Oppo A73 is a Sony IMX471 16-megapixel camera for capturing selfie shots. The square-shaped camera on the back is home to a 16-megapixel main shooter, an 8-megapixel ultrawide lens with 119-degree FOV, and a pair of 2-megapixel mono lenses. The rear camera can capture 1080p videos at 30fps and it has an LED flash for night shots.

Hardware and Software

The Oppo A73 is powered by a Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 chipset based on 11nm bit. The chip has an octa-core processor clocked at a maximum speed of 2.3 GHz. It has Adreno 610 GPU for graphics and runs on an Android 10 operating system with ColorOS 7.2 preinstalled. It has 6GB RAM paired with 128 GB of UFS 2.0 storage and a microSD card slot for additional storage.

Battery and Network

The android phone is backed by a 4,015mAh battery that supports VOOC 4.0 30W fast charging. It comes with a dual SIM slot, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Oppo A73

Oppo A73 Price and Availability

The Oppo A73 is available in a decent mobile phone shop nationwide. The price of Oppo A73 is around $309 which converts to about 120,000 Naira. In Ghana, it sells for 1,900 Ghs and 35,000 Ksh in Kenya. It will ship in two colors namely Blue and Classic Silver.

Where to Buy Oppo A73

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Oppo A73 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Oppo A73:

Oppo A73 Specifications

BASIC INFO
Brand Oppo
Model A73
Status Available
Release Date 2020, November
BODY
Dimensions 159.8 x 72.9 x 7.5 mm
Weight 163 g
Colors Navy Blue, Classic Silver
Body Material
SIMs Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Water & Dust
DISPLAY
Size 6.44 inches
Type AMOLED Display
Resolutions 1080 x 2400 pixels
PPI 20:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
Multi touch Yes
Protection Gorilla Glass 3
NETWORKS
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
5G No
Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE-A
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
CAMERA
Rear 16 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) Quad Cameras, 1080p@30/120fps, gyro-EIS
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Videos 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Front Dual 16 MP HDR Camera, 1080p@30fps
HARDWARE
OS Android 10, ColorOS 7.2
Chipset Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 (11 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
GPU Adreno 610
RAM 6GB
Storage 128GB UFS
Card Slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) up to 128GB
BATTERY
Type Li-Po
Capacity 4015 mAh
Removable Non-Removable
Talk Time up to 36 Hours
Stand By up to 38 Days
Fast Charging Fast charging 30W, 50% in 30 min, 100% in 53 min (advertised)
Wireless Charging No
COMMONS
Sound 3.5mm Audio Jack
Sensors Fingerprint (in-screen), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Wi Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
NFC Yes

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