Oppo A78 5G with MediaTek Dimensity 700 and 5000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Specifications

The Oppo A78 5G will be available for purchase starting January 18 in the country.


  • The Oppo A78 5G price in India is Rs 18,999.
  • The handset is now available for pre-order via Amazon and Oppo Store.
  • It offers an HD+ display which is disappointing in this price segment.

Oppo has launched yet another A-series smartphone –  the Oppo A78 5G in the Indian market. To recall, the Oppo A78 5G made its global debut a couple of weeks ago. The latest A-series smartphone is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity processor and 8GB of RAM. The handset sports a 5000mAh battery and supports SuperVOOC charging.

The Oppo A78 5G competes against the likes of the Realme 10 Pro, Redmi Note 12 5G, and more in terms of pricing, but it offers an LCD display with an HD+ resolution. Let us take a closer look at the Oppo A78 5G price in India, specifications, and features.

Oppo A78 5G: Price in India and Availability

The Oppo A78 5G comes in a maiden 8GB + 128GB configuration and is priced at Rs 18,999. It is available for pre-order exclusively via Amazon and Oppo Store. As a launch offer, buyers can avail 10% instant discount via SBI Credit and Debit card transactions. The Oppo A78 5G will go on sale starting January 18.

Oppo A78 5G: Specifications and Features

The all-new Oppo A78 features a 6.56-inch LCD display panel with an HD+ (1612 × 720 pixel) resolution, 269ppi pixel density, 96% DCI-P3 colour gamut, and 600nits peak brightness. It is a 90Hz refresh rate display that supports a 90Hz touch sampling rate and is protected with a layer of Panda Glass.

The latest A-series smartphone from Oppo is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor that comes coupled with an integrated Mali G57 GPU. The smartphone packs 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB UFS 2.2 storage. It boots ColorOS 13, based on Android 13.

The all-new Oppo A78 comes equipped with a dual-rear camera setup and an LED flash. The primary shooter on the handset is a 50MP shooter that has an f/1.8 aperture. It gets accompanied by a 2MP secondary shooter. For selfies and video calls, the latest A-series smartphone relies on an 8MP front camera.

The latest A-series smartphone from Oppo is backed by a 5000mAh battery unit. The handset supports 33W fast charging over a Type-C port. In terms of security, the Oppo A78 relies on a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and software-based face unlock. The handset also offers a 3.5mm audio jack and a stereo speaker setup.

The Oppo A78 will be available for purchase in Glowing Blue and Glowing Black colour options. It weighs 188 grams and measures 163.8 × 75.1 × 7.99mm. Connectivity options of the handset include Dual-SIM, 5G, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.3, GPS, Glonass, Galileo, and BeiDou.

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