Oppo A37 is a good-looking phone that is draped in light plastic. The metallic finish on the back panel gives it an expensive and elegant look and feel.
It comes with a lovely 5 MP front camera for unique selfies at very affordable price
Oppo A37 is a good-looking phone that is draped in fine plastic. The metallic finish on the back panel gives it an expensive and elegant look and feel. The smooth rear sThe metallic finish on the back panel gives it an expensive and elegant look and feel. The smooth rear surface offers stable and comfortable grip. Oppo A37 is not a high-end device. What it promises to offer is a robust performance and has close to little nonsensical features. The phone is user friendly and has made its presence felt in the market. A37 takes good selfies and has a decent chipset, which makes it able to handle tasks efficiently making it good for daily usage.
Design and Build
The phone comes with a metallic finis with slightly tapered side bezels making it easy to grip the phone. it has a small screen of 5 inches. It is not very light nor too heavy and gives a sturdy look and feel when held in hand. It comes with a glass protector and a clear cover. The headphone jack is present at the top. The device comes with a fingerprint reader for added security and authentication purpose.
The display of Oppo A37 is 5 inches HD and supports the eye protection mode. The phone supports 720p viewing and has an AMOLED 16M screen, which gives a decent video output. The colors appear not too saturated and the right amount of bright. The bezels on the device are the right size and do not become an eyesore. The pixel density and resolution is lower than the other phones in the same category.
The device runs on Android 5.1 and the navigation is quite similar to that of iPhone 6s. The software does not pose any problems and is easy to navigate through without much trouble. There is a minor lag present but the response time is adequate for this range of phones.
The Oppo A37 comes with 2GB RAM and a quad-core processor. Using heavy programs on the phone present some lag, slow performance and also some overheating. The phone might not be suitable for playing games with heavy graphics but it gets the basic jobs done rightly.
The front camera is 5 MP and the rear is 8 MP. With the same f/2.2 aperture for both, it offers good quality images.
To sum up, if you are looking for a smartphone that is light in weight, offers a sleek and good design and has good camera capabilities, then this can be a good choice. Since it is low in price, a number of features have been compromised.
|Network Technology:||2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA LTE
|Release Date:||Available. Released 2016, June|
|Dimensions:||5.63 x 2.80 x 0.30 in|
|On-board Storage Memory:||16 GB|
|Card Slot:||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Display Type:||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Screen Size:||5.0 inches (~67.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution:||720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)|
|Chipset:||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410|
|OS:||Android 5.1 (Lollipop)|
|CPU:||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Camera Primary:||8 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash
1/3.2″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
|Camera Secondary:||5 MP, f/2.4, 1/4″ sensor size|
|Battery Type:||Non-removable Li-Ion 2630 mAh battery|
|Talk-time:||Up to – hrs|
|Video playback time:||Up to – hrs|
|Stand-by Time:||Up to – hrs|