When the first leaks about Oppo’s new phablet, the Find 5, appeared, many kept their fingers crossed for availability in the US. Now we know that the device indeed will be launched in the first quarter of 2013, not only in China but in the US as well. There are also more news regarding the memory capacity of the device – the company has confirmed on its Facebook page that that it will launch a 32 GB model in addition to the 16 GB version. For 32 GB Oppo Find 5 in the US you will have to pay $569, which is only $70 more than the 16 GB model.
While we are waiting for the device to hit the stores, let’s remind quickly the specs. The Oppo Find 5 features a 5-inch LCD touch screen with resolution of 1080 x 1920 which works out to an outstanding pixel density of 441 ppi and is powered by a quad-core 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 processor with Adreno 320 for graphics. There is also 2 GB of RAM, 13 megapixel main camera, 1.9 megapixel front-facing shooter, a 2500 mAh battery and Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is running the show.
In the US the Oppo Find 5 will support the HSPA+ network of AT&T and T-Mobile and will be sold unlocked and free of contract. Along with the US, Oppo will make the handset also available in Canada, the UK, Spain, Australia, Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, Finland, Greece, Denmark, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, and Hong Kong.