OPPO Reno 12 Pro: Price, Features, and Expert Reviews

Sapna Ahir

OPPO Reno 12 Pro

OPPO Reno 12 Pro

In the fast paced world of smartphones the OPPO Reno 12 Pro is a shining star.

As consumers look for devices that combines high end features with affordability the OPPO Reno 12 Pro and its variants the OPPO Reno 12 Pro 5G and OPPO Reno 12 Pro Max has caught attention for its design, technology and price.

This phone is for tech lovers and sets a new standard in the industry, because performance matters at a cost.

This article will go through all the features that makes OPPO Reno 12 Pro a good buy.

From its design and build that rivals the best of the best to high performance hardware that runs smooth, we will cover camera, software, gaming performance.

Also connectivity options, features and OPPO Reno 12 Pro price.

We will go through OPPO Reno 12 Pro and OPPO Reno 12 Pro Plus price for those who are looking at the higher end model so that you can decide if this is the phone for you.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Design and Build Quality

Material and Finish

OPPO Reno 12 Pro has a dual finish on the back.

The top part has a matte finish which looks good and also reduces fingerprints and smudges. The bottom part has a shiny finish with OPPO logo, makes the phone stand out.

The frame is made of a new material by OPPO which is 10% more bend resistant, more durable and long lasting.

Display

Specifications

6.7 inch AMOLED display 1080 x 2412 pixels

Gorilla Glass Victus 2 for scratch and minor impact protection

120 Hz refresh rate 1,200 nits peak brightness

2160Hz high-frequency PWM dimming to reduce eye strain during long usage

Colors

OPPO Reno 12 Pro comes in different colors to suit your taste. Champagne Gold, Ebony Black, Silver Magic Purple.

You can choose a color that suits you.

Gradient pink and matte finish pink is also available. 😊

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Performance and Hardware

Processor and RAM

OPPO Reno 12 Pro is powered by 4nm MediaTek Dimensity 7300 chip, different from the Chinese version which uses MediaTek Dimensity 9200+ SoC.

It has 12GB of RAM, 12GB of virtual RAM, so it can multitask like a beast.

This setup can handle demanding apps and multitasking.

Storage

256GB internal storage based on UFS 3.1.

This has enough space for apps, media and data and fast data access.

But note that the device does not have expandable storage via microSD card which might be a consideration for users who need more storage.

Battery Life

OPPO Reno 12 Pro has 5000mAh battery with 80W fast charging and reverse charging.

Big battery and fast charging technology means you can use it all day and charge it when you need to.

Including reverse charging also allows the OPPO Reno 12 Pro to act as a power source for other devices, adding to its versatility.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Camera

Camera Specs

Triple camera setup with 50MP primary sensor

Pro version has Sony IMX890 sensor Base version has Sony LYT-600 sensor

Both have 50MP telephoto camera with up to 20x digital zoom and 8MP ultra-wide angle lens

OIS for sharp images in any condition.

Selfie Camera

50MP front camera for high quality selfies with fine details and colors.

Great for photography and video call users.

AI Camera

OPPO Reno 12 series has advanced AI camera features to improve photo quality and user experience.

Blink detection Auto frame to exclude unwanted subjects from photo Background replacement

And AI for audio transcription and document scan that can solve math equations. AI is not just in camera, but in the whole device.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Software and UI

OS

OPPO Reno 12 Pro runs on Android 14 with ColorOS 14.1 on top, a smooth and intuitive UI designed to make life easier.

This gives you a stable, fast and beautiful environment to play with your device.

Special Features

ColorOS 14 has many special features to make life more efficient.

Always-on Display 2.0 allows you to customize extensively, create and display your own emojis, text and patterns on the screen.

Smart Sidebar-Screen Translate powered by Google Lens supports 100 languages, so you can use it globally.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro connects to computers seamlessly with PC Connect, sync notifications, clipboards and file transfer to boost device productivity.

Bubble Animations makes multitasking easier by allowing you to switch between conversations without opening the messaging app fully.

Updates and Maintenance

OPPO will provide regular updates to keep OPPO Reno 12 Pro up to date with the latest security patches and software improvements.

You can check and install updates in settings to improve your device.

ColorOS community and official website has more resources for software related issues and questions, forums and support.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Gaming Performance

Benchmarks

OPPO Reno 12 Pro is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 7300 SoC which has 4X Arm Cortex-A78 cores and 4X Arm Cortex-A55 cores built on 4nm process.

This configuration is 25% more power efficient than the previous 6nm Dimensity 7050, so you get better performance and efficiency during gaming.

Arm Mali-G615 GPU is 20% faster and more power efficient, so you get smoother gaming even on graphically demanding games.

Geekbench benchmark results show Reno 12 Pro scored 1,043 and 2,944 in single core and multi core tests respectively, so it’s quite powerful.

Thermal Management

Gaming and heavy usage can generate a lot of heat in smartphones. But OPPO Reno 12 Pro is designed to manage heat output.

Dimensity 7300 chip’s architecture helps in reducing heat generation which is important during long gaming sessions.

Users are advised to manage device heat by minimizing heavy app usage, adjusting screen brightness and regularly clearing background apps to prevent overheating.

If device still heats up, visit service center or contact customer support.

Gaming Features

Software and hardware optimizations makes gaming on OPPO Reno 12 Pro even better.

Powered by MediaTek Dimensity 9200 Plus, it can run high resolution games smoothly.

For a more immersive gaming experience, the phone has 6.7 inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, fluid motion and detailed visuals with 1,200 nits brightness and HDR10+ support.

With that and 5000mAh big battery with 80W fast charging, you can game all day long without interruptions.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Connectivity and Network

WiFi and Bluetooth

OPPO Reno 12 Pro has advanced connectivity features, Bluetooth v5.4 and WiFi, for fast and stable connection and data transfer.

Also has NFC for versatile near field communication for today’s digital transactions and connectivity.

5G

OPPO is 5G leader, OPPO Reno 12 Pro can have faster internet and more stable network.

Dual 4G VoLTE and WiFi 6 for faster download and upload and lower latency.

OPPO 5G CPE T2 and OPPO 5G CPE T1a to further strengthen OPPO’s 5G connectivity.

Other Connectivity

OPPO Reno 12 Pro also has other connectivity options. USB-C v2.0 for fast data transfer and charging and IR Blaster to control other appliances at home.

Also has GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS, Beidou for global positioning support, for accurate location tracking anywhere and everywhere.

Wireless Bluetooth calling, a new standard in smartphone, for short range communication.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Additional Features

Biometric Security

OPPO Reno 12 Pro has got you covered with its advanced biometric features. It has in-display fingerprint sensor for easy and secure access.

This is easy to use and adds an extra layer of security so no one can access your phone without your permission.

Sensors

Many sensors inside OPPO Reno 12 Pro for more functionality and experience.

These include Optical Fingerprint Scanner under the display, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, and Color Spectrometer.

Each sensor is designed to boost device performance and adapt to the environment so you can have a seamless interaction with the device.

IP Rating and Durability

OPPO Reno 12 Pro is designed to be rugged and has IP65 dust and splash proof.

This rating means the device can withstand dust and water in your daily life and is suitable for any environment.

Additionally, the screen is protected by Gorilla Glass 2, which resists scratches and contributes to the device’s overall durability in harsh conditions.

OPPO Reno 12 Pro Price and Availability

Price

OPPO Reno 12 Pro will be priced at ₹39,990 in India. This is the base variant with 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage.

Reno12 Pro is listed for €580 in European market which is around Rs 52,727.16, so it’s more expensive in international market.

Availability

OPPO Reno 12 Pro was launched on 23rd May 2024. Will be available soon in other markets outside China as the company is planning to go global.

This is part of OPPO’s plan to reach 50 million users with AI enabled smartphones by end of the year.

Buy Options

OPPO Reno 12 Pro is upcoming, please set an alert to know when it will be available to buy.

It will be available in multiple color options – Champagne Gold, Ebony Black, Silver Magic Purple. So you have multiple choices to choose from.

Conclusion

The new OPPO Reno 12 Pro is proof of OPPO’s continuous pursuit of innovation and excellence in the smartphone arena.

It’s a mix of looks and functionality that will appeal to the young and stylish crowd.

The design with dual finish, matte top and shiny bottom where the OPPO logo is placed, not only looks good but also feels ergonomic on the hand.

With 6.7-inch AMOLED display that produces vivid colors and deep contrast with Pro XDR, OPPO Reno 12 Pro is a great viewing experience.

This is backed by 1,200 nits peak brightness so you can use it even under bright sunlight and IP65 rating for water and dust resistance so it’s durable.

Live photos, a first for an Android device, makes it more appealing as you can capture and share moments directly to social media.

This feature plus its triple camera setup makes OPPO Reno 12 Pro a great option for those who prioritizes photography in their phone usage.

And the phone is priced competitively so you can get high end features without the premium price.

Global availability of OPPO Reno 12 Pro will make a big impact in many markets with OPPO’s partnerships with big tech companies like Google, MediaTek and Microsoft so you can expect a rich AI powered user experience.

In summary, OPPO Reno 12 Pro is a style, performance and innovation all in one.

FAQs

What processor is in OPPO Reno 12 Pro?

According to the latest rumors, OPPO Reno 12 Pro will have 4nm MediaTek Dimensity 7300 chip. Not the same as the Chinese version which has 4nm MediaTek Dimensity 9200+. Global version of Reno 12 Pro has a 50MP primary Sony camera with IMX882 sensor, not IMX890 sensor as in the Chinese version.

What are the features of OPPO Reno series phones?

OPPO Reno series is known for its specs and features. These phones have 6.5 inch display which provides great visuals.

They have quad camera setup with 48MP leading sensor for great photography. MediaTek Helio P90 processor for smooth performance.

For example one of the model in this series is priced at Rs. 29,990 which is a great combination of style and functionality.

How good is OPPO Reno series?

OPPO Reno series is good, especially in midrange segment. It is liked for its design and camera capabilities at affordable price.

So it’s a good option for those who want premium features without premium price.

What is the refresh rate of OPPO Reno Pro?

OPPO Reno Pro has a default refresh rate of 125Hz which can be increased to 360Hz in gaming mode.

This high refresh rate is good for gaming and other heavy usage.

Available memory may vary due to app updates, user operations and other factors.

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Hi, I'm Sapna Ahir, a technology enthusiast and writer with a passion for breaking down complex concepts into engaging and informative articles. With a keen eye for innovation and a knack for storytelling, I explore the latest trends and advancements in the tech world, making them accessible to everyone.

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