As an introduction to this analysis
A lot of cell phones come out every month, and you get overwhelmed pretty quickly.
Depending on the use that will be made of them, it is mandatory to compare several models with each other.This model, the A12s 32 GB uses Android, which is already a choice in the telephone world.
If this first characteristic is not blocking for you, let’s go to the tests to find out if it is adapted to your uses.
Oppo provides us with a well-balanced phone here.He’s on the average phone right now.In short, it is a product with an attractive price.
|This phone is comfortable for|
|Avoid choosing this phone for|
|Photographing or filming|
The A12s 32 GB, enough for internet use?
Your smartphone must be able to accompany you at all times.Mobility for surfing the internet, even on holiday.
A model that fits in your pocket: the A12s 32 GB.A size of 6.2 inches that would have been normal in the early days of smartphones, but not anymore.
A size that does not invite fluid use on the internet.Even less good for watching a movie.All in all, perfect for a phone call.
Also note that wifi will be available to accompany you.You will be able to enjoy quality web access, anywhere, even on the other side of the world.This smartphone has GPS.Your travels will be facilitated, even abroad.Effective functionality almost everywhere.
It is sometimes convenient to have several phones in one. And this model can handle multiple Sims.This means that it is possible to have several active subscriptions in the device.This model allows you to manage several operators.This will be convenient for those who travel regularly.
Detail moreover, this A12s 32 GB is sold with the glass of the reinforced screen.This feature provides a scratch and impact resistant screen.It has almost become a necessity, as the probability of damaging his screen is so great.
In terms of autonomy, this phone is in the average with a 4230 mAH battery, comparable to competing models.Perfect for a day between calls and games.
Oppo did not choose to install the fast charge feature on this model.Yet it has become almost indispensable, due to the speed at which batteries are now draining.
The right choice for watching movies?
The use of the telephone now exceeds that of television.It’s a device that is always at hand.The same goes for listening to music.Because of the power of smartphones and their connectivity, you can watch whatever you want.However, the first smartphone that comes along is not necessarily going to fit.
This is not a model designed for multimedia.It is one of the worst in this area.The 6.2-inch screen is poorly suited for exercise.And its screen resolution is low.It is rather advisable to listen to music.
This model has an IPS LCD screen.The visual result is very good no matter from what angle you look at the screen.
For the audio part, Oppo wanted to do well.This model has a 3.5mm jack input, and allows your phone to play good quality music.
Using its Bluetooth functionality, you can pair your phone with all the devices in your home (speakers, TV…).The sound result is of a good level.
On the sound side, we find that there are no stereo speakers.
The Oppo phone, for video games?
Games are performance consuming.This implies that the batteries must be able to keep up.The processor and graphics chip must also be of high quality to make the image fluid.In other words, the power of the technical components is essential to enjoy the game phases.
After our tests, we find out that this A12s 32 GB is in the lowest rankings.Its Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm) processor is not very powerful, and the GPU is not at the expected level.The rendering at the image level is inferior to the competition.
As far as RAM is concerned, you’re at the minimum required on a smartphone.It’s 32 GB that have been installed, and that’s not much.But some of you will need more; that’s why Oppo has left a free slot for a memory card.
The autonomy is correct for normal use.This model is in the middle of the category.The 4230 mAH power will not require recharging during the day.
We would have appreciated a higher level for displaying applications.unfortunately, it is at a very low reading comfort level.It won’t be easy to read the downloaded documents.You’ll have to force it to read the documents clearly.
And to finish on the application part, we note that the payment function via telephone (the NFC), is not available here.
Efficiency for audio and video
Over time, smartphones have become almost as good as cameras.The reason being related to the millions of pixels they are equipped with.However, this is not the only criterion to be taken into account.Editing and sharing options should also be analyzed.Generally speaking, Oppo has developed a recognized know-how for smartphones.
It’s a surprise from Oppo.In fact, there is only one camera on this phone.
The resolution of this model is not very efficient.With a definition of only 13 Mp, you will have lower quality images.As far as selfies are concerned, this model is devoid of the technology that embellishes the photos .Also, it is difficult to retouch images properly.This A12s 32 GB allows you to take pictures, but will not restore the brightness or colors.
This device contains only 32 GB of storage space; less than most.Forget about your music and movies, in addition to your many applications.To put it plainly, you will have to make room regularly or your memory will be saturated.
The A12s 32 GB, a good choice for the right use
This A12s 32 GB corresponds to the majority of use cases.It’s a very good quality model.All in all, a good price/quality ratio.