Display & Internals
Oppo A72 5G features a 6.5 inches LCD display with Full HD+ resolution, which translates into 405 ppi. It has a 90Hz refresh rate and aspect ratio of 20:9. It has a punch hole design that houses an 8MP camera for selfies.
Oppo A72 5G is powered by Mediatek Dimensity 720 SoC, which is an entry level 5G chipset, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It runs on Android 10 on top of ColorOS 7.2 skin. It is really weird that 4G A72 had a 5000mAh battery, whereas Oppo A72 5G has a 4040mAh battery with 18W fast charging, that charges over USB-C port. A72 has a side mounted fingerprint reader as well.
The 4G A72 variant has a quad camera setup, whereas the 5G A72 has a triple camera system on the back, It has a main 16MP primary sensor plus an 8MP ultra-wide with 119 degree field of view and a 2MP depth sensor. To optimize the camera, Oppo did some AI magic to enhance images as well.
The Oppo A72 comes in a single configuration of 8GB/128GB, and it is priced at ($270).