OPPO A9 2020: A strong contender in the under Rs. 20000 category

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OPPO has fortified a strong presence across the board, whether it’s online or offline market. OPPO’s A series of smartphones has garnered a sizeable fan following amongst its users. The A-series has carved a niche for itself in its price segment and has been the front runner for brands online and offline markets.

So, while we are in the fourth quarter of 2019, it feels as if the tech titan stepped ahead of times with the new phones.  Further strengthening its A-series portfolio, the global smartphone maker has upgraded the popular A9 and A5 models for the year ahead and unveiled the OPPO A9 2020 and OPPO A5 2020. The devices look stunning and bring in significant improvements related to camera, battery, audio, and performance. Are these the phones you should buy? Let’s discuss.

Cameras that steal the show!

They say, “Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder”. Well, in this day and age, you need capable cameras to soak what you see. OPPO A9 2020 has a versatile 48MP quad-camera set up in this regard. The primary one in its quad rear cameras is a 48-megapixel sensor for capturing detailed shots. Not just day, it is your perfect companion for night photography with its Ultra Night mode 2.0 and Artistic Portrait Mode which comes equipped with 7 filters for providing breath-taking portrait shots.

Further, the dedicated 8MP ultra-wide lens that captures more of a scene without resorting to taking panoramas, making your pictures stand out., Selfies from the 16MP front camera, the built-in filters, and AI beautification technologies delivers pictures that are more than stunning.

Life’s in motion and A9 2020 is equipped with Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) which helps in capturing clear and stable videos so that you can enjoy each and every moment your record.

OPPO A5 2020, for the most part, shares the same DNA as A9 2020, save for its cameras. It swaps to an 8MP selfie snapper and 12MP main camera at the back.

Design that catches your eye

OPPO A9 2020 sports 3D Aesthetics with a vibrant eye-catchy vibe. The brand has used four curved 3D sheets and meticulously engineered a svelte and ergonomically comfortable phone that fits perfectly in the palm. Speaking of colors, it is available in two gorgeous gradient color variants  – Space Purple and Marine Green.

The perimeter features tactile buttons, 3.5mm audio jack, Type-C charging port, speakers, 3-card slot (Nano+Nano+ MicroSD card).

Immersive Display for an unparalleled viewing experience

OPPO has placed a Waterdrop screen on A9 2020. It embellishes a 6.5-inch nano
waterdrop screen which is 31.4% smaller than its predecessors providing a staggering screen-to-body ratio of 89%. It comes with toughened Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ on top to protect your screen from accidental damages. And as you fall in awe with that display, a Blue Shield filter will protect your eyes from harmful blue-light emission. The phone comes equipped with Sunlight Screen providing a vibrant display even in daylight conditions.

We appreciate that OPPO has cared for the little things that matter to our visual experience.

Packed Performer

Cut to the chase,  A9 2020 packs a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset that is backed by a feature-rich ColorOS 6.0.1 software. Smart Assistant, Riding Mode, Music Party, and Gesture Navigation are just a few of the many features crammed in this OS.

As performance is most demanded whilst gaming, Game Boost 2.0, coupled with  Frame Boost and Touch Boost should make your gaming experience more fun
Slowdowns and storage worries would be a thing of past as 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM (also expandable up to 256 GB) should suffice your need.

Long-lasting battery

While you’re on the go and enjoying PUBG or browsing on Google, clicking and posting on Instagram, the performance takes a toll on the battery. Thankfully, OPPO A9 2020 comes with a massive 5000mAh battery that lasts up to 20 hours with a single charge. It also supports reverse charging, which is simply icing on the cake.

HiFi Audio

Media consumption covers a major portion of our daily smartphone usage and audio output plays a paramount role in making the overall experience worthy. OPPO A9 2020 is equipped with Dual Stereo Speakers outing high-quality sound. You’ve to thank the built-in Dolby Atmos support right out of the box for making the sound experience totally worth it.

OPPO brings the A-game!

OPPO, as a brand has always been a pioneer in bringing meaningful innovations backed by consumer-first approach. OPPO A9 2020 carries all the essential ingredients that the brand has perfected over the years. Good cameras, unmatched performance, and rich media experience – all packaged in an ethereal body. OPPO A9 2020 is definitely here to bring the A-game to the smartphone market. We quite like the overall experience.

OPPO A9 2020 will retail online via Amazon.in starting today and offline on September 19. As for the OPPO A5 2020, sale on both online via Amazon and offline coincides on September 21. Time to mark the calendars, right?

To add to the excitement, OPPO has offered an exchange offer up to Rs. 2000. Additionally, you can enjoy an upgrade offer worth Rs. 2500 from any OPPO phone to A9/A5 2020. You can own these phones via No Cost EMI for 3/6 months, as well as a 5% Instant Discount on HDFC Credit/ Debit Card EMI.

Go grab your device now!

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Rahul meena
2 years ago


3 years ago

Nice phone


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