OPPO A53 India Launch on August 25; to Feature 90Hz Display, 5000mAh Battery: Expected Price, Specifications

The OPPO A53 could be the cheapest 90Hz display smartphone in India.


OPPO A53 India launch has been confirmed by the company via its official account on Twitter. The latest A-series smartphone will break covers in India on August 25th. The handset has already been launched globally, so the only piece missing from the puzzle is OPPO A53 India price. The handset is likely to be an affordable offering as it comes with HD+ display, Snapdragon 460 SoC, and triple rear cameras, headlined by 16MP primary sensor. The OPPO A53 could be the cheapest smartphone with a 90Hz refresh screen and may compete against the likes of Realme 6 series, Redmi Note 9 series, and Samsung Galaxy M11 smartphones.

— OPPO India (@oppomobileindia) August 21, 2020

OPPO A53 price, specifications

The OPPO A53 is retailing in Indonesia at Rp 2,499,000, which roughly translates to Rs  12,700 in the Indian currency, for the sole 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option. The handset comes in Electric Black and Fancy Blue colours with gradient finish.

Talking about the OPPO A53 specifications, it touts a 6.5-inch display with punch-hole in the top left for the selfie camera. The display bears HD+ (720 x 1,600 pixels) resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 90Hz refresh rate. The handset boots Android 10 OS with ColorOS 7.2 custom skin on top and supports dual SIM. The phone rocks Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB user-expandable storage under the hood.

As for the optics, the OPPO A53 features a triple camera setup at the back with a 16MP primary camera and a couple of 2MP sensors. On the front, there is a 16MP snapper for selfies and video chats. A 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging tech fuels the handset. The phone also packs a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for security and includes connectivity options such as 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfers.