Oppo A96 Malaysia: Everything you need to know
Oppo Malaysia has officially launched the Oppo A96. This is their mid-range smartphone which goes hand in hand with Redmi Note 11, Realme 9 and Honor X8/X9 series.
Oppo A96 Malaysia Price and Availability
The Oppo A96 is officially priced at RM1,299 and it is now available for pre-order until April 22, 2022. As a pre-order promotion, Oppo Malaysia is offering freebies worth RM498. This includes A96 gift box (power bank and umbrella) worth RM99 and other offers including 50% PWP offer for Oppo Watch Free, Oppo Band or Enco Air 2. There is also a variety of privileges for Oppo members of My Oppo. App.
For Malaysia, the Oppo A96 comes in a single 8GB RAM + 256GB storage configuration, and the device comes in two colors – Pearl Pink and Starry Black. Besides authorized Oppo outlets, you can buy the Oppo A96 online through Lazada and Shopee.
Oppo A96 Hardware Specifications
The Oppo A96 features a 6.59-inch Full HD+ (2412×1080 pixels) LCD display capable of up to 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor paired with 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM. If you need more RAM for multitasking, it supports Memory Expansion which allows you to “add” up to 5GB more RAM by converting available storage. On board it has 256 GB of UFS 2.2 storage expandable via microSD.
For taking photos, it gets a rather basic dual-camera setup that consists of a 50MP f/1.8 main camera and a 2MP depth sensor for bokeh effects. On the front, the small punch-hole in the upper left corner of the display houses a 16MP f/2.0 selfie camera.
In terms of connectivity, it is a dual SIM 4G device and it supports 802.11ac WiFi 5, Bluetooth 5.0 and it still has a 3.5mm headphone jack. Since the A96 uses an LCD screen, it has a side fingerprint sensor that doubles as a power button and also supports facial recognition for face unlock.
Out of the box, it runs on ColorOS 11 but there is no mention of the Android version. The device is powered by a large 5,000mAh battery that supports 33W SuperVOOC fast charging via USB-C. According to Oppo, you can get 50% power in just 26 minutes on the cable.