The Oppo A38 is proof that you don’t need to empty your wallet to get a smartphone that combines style, and functionality. With its sleek design, vivid display, capable performance, and a host of features, it offers great value for budget-conscious consumers. For someone looking for a reliable smartphone without the frills, the Oppo A38 might just be the perfect fit for you.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 52,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$186 €173 £148 ¥1340 ₹15581 ﷼699 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41|
|Announced||2023, September 04|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2023, September|
|Dimensions||163.7 x 75 x 8.2 mm (6.44 x 2.95 x 0.32 in)|
|Weight||190 g (6.70 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.56 inches, 103.4 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1612 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 13, ColorOS 13.1|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6769 Helio G85 (12nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Internal||128GB 4GB RAM|
|Dual||50 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.2, (wide)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band|
|Bluetooth||5.3, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|Positioning||GPS, GALILEO, GLONASS, BDS, QZSS|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, OTG|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Type||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||33W wired, PD, 50% in 30 min (advertised)|
|Colors||Glowing Black, Glowing Gold|
Design and Display
The Oppo A38 inherits the retro ultra-slim design. It has a premium design that makes it more comfortable to hold and also slim and light. The gadget sports a 6.56-inch IPS LCD screen with an HD+ (1612×720) resolution and a refresh rate of 90Hz. The screen supports HDR10+ and a 90Hz refresh rate, and it sports a waterdrop notch. Glowing Black, and Glowing Gold are the three colors available for the phone. The device can accommodate several use cases thanks to its versatility, whether you’re watching a movie, playing a game, or just sending a text.
Performance and Storage
An octa-core processor that enables 5G connectivity, the MediaTek Helio G85 chipset, powers the Oppo A38. The phone offers 128GB and 256GB of storage space and 4GB of RAM. The phone is powered by Android 13 with ColorOS 13.1 installed on top. It’s intuitive and comes with a variety of features and customization options to tailor your smartphone experience to your liking. Gamers and multitaskers will value this device’s quick performance.
Oppo has a reputation for delivering good camera technology, and the A38 doesn’t disappoint. It boasts a capable camera setup that lets you capture memorable moments with clarity. A 50MP primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture and a 2MP depth camera with an f/2.4 aperture are both included in the phone. Additionally, the phone sports a 5MP front-facing camera with an f/2.2 aperture and 1080p videos at 30 frames per second.
Battery and Connectivity
Keeping up with your busy day is no problem for the Oppo A38, thanks to its long-lasting battery life. A 5,000mAh battery within the phone supports 33W quick charging. The phone has a connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, GLONASS, and USB Type-C 2.0, OTG. Your data and personal information are essential, and the Oppo A38 offers security features like facial recognition and fingerprint unlocking to keep your device secure and your data protected.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the Oppo A38 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.