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OPPO Malaysia reduces its pricing for the Neo 5, R1L and Ultra-thin R5

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OPPO has just announced a price cut for its selected smart phones with reductions as much as 27%. This covers its entry level OPPO Neo 5, its mid-range OPPO R1L and the ultra-thin OPPO R5. All of which supports 4G LTE.

With immediate effect, the trio will be priced as follows:
OPPO Neo 5 – RM538 RM398
OPPO R1L – RM1,098 RM798
OPPO R5 – RM1,598 RM1,398

OPPO Neo 5
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The OPPO Neo 5 is their most affordable 4G LTE smart phone that comes with a modest 4.5″ 854×480 display. It runs on a 1.2GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 400 processor with 1GB RAM and has 4GB of storage. Should you need more, it also comes with a microSD slot. For imaging it gets a 5MP main and 2MP front cameras, and it is juiced up by a 1,900mAh battery.

OPPO R1L
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The OPPO R1L is their refresher of the original OPPO R1. The R1L is a 5″ It gets a metal frame and a thickness of just 7.1mm. The front features a 5″ HD 720p display and it runs on Qualcomm’s 1.6GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 400 processor with 1GB RAM and 16GB of storage, which isn’t expandable. For taking pictures, it gets a 13MP f/2.0 Sony IMX214 camera, while selfies are handled by its 5MP front shooter. It gets a non-removable 2,410mAh capacity battery and overall it weighs 136 grams. Like the OPPO Neo 5, it also supports 4G LTE.

OPPO R5
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The OPPO R5 was at one point the thinnest smart phone in the world at a wafer thin 4.85mm. It packs a 5.2″ Full HD AMOLED display and it runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 615 Octa-Core Processor with 2GB of RAM. There’s also 16GB of non-expandable storage, a 13MP IMX214 Sony main camera and a front facing 5MP unit. Keeping the lights on is a 2,000mAh capacity battery which can be charged up quickly with VOOC Flash Charger. With a solid metal body, the R5 is a little heavier at 155 grams and it is so thin that they couldn’t fit a headphone jack, requiring you to use a special adapter with the microUSB port.

Alexander Wong