OPPO is introducing its latest entry-level A Series smartphone, the OPPO A79 5G, featuring a large FHD+ Sunlight Display and upgraded dual stereo speakers. Equipped with 33W SUPERVOOCflash charging, a large 5,000mAh battery, an expanded storage configuration, and other hardware and software enhancements.

“Continuing to deliver on our mission to provide customers with innovative smartphones at accessible price points, the A79 5G offers excellent overall performance that ensures a smooth and reliable experience for users. Its fresh design gives the phone an elegant appearance that sets a new standard for the segment,” OPPO Australia managing director, Michael Tran said.

Its Full HD 1080×2400 resolution is complemented by 680 nits peak brightness and support for a 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut for enhanced colour saturation and accuracy.

The A79 5G is equipped with new dual stereo speakers. Combined with the in-built algorithms, the speakers offer optimised noise reduction and echo suppression for clearer calls, while enhanced surround sound allows for better immersion.

Its camera system comprises a 50MP AI camera, a 2MP portrait camera, and an 8MP selfie camera. Using the main camera, it’s now possible to capture 108MP ultra-clear images. Creative imaging features include AI Portrait Retouching, Portrait Mode, Ultra Night Mode, and Selfie HDR.

When it comes to storage, the A79 5G features a 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM configuration. OPPO’s RAM Expansion technology has also been introduced to help temporarily convert free ROM space into a maximum of 4GB of RAM for smoother operation.

Boasting a large 5,000mAh battery that can be charged to 100% in about 74 minutes using OPPO’s 33W SUPERVOOC flash charge technology, on a single full charge, users can enjoy up to 26 hours of phone calls or 14 hours of YouTube viewing. A quick 5-minute charge can deliver up to 2.6 hours of phone calls or 1.4 hours of YouTube video viewing.

The OPPO A79 5G is available via JB Hi-Fi, Officeworks, The Good Guys and the OPPO Online Store for RRP $369 in Mystery Black and Glowing Green.