The Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G are part of its flagship series, offering a premium experience across the board. They are both powered by MediaTek chipsets, feature innovative designs and cater to a widespread and diverse audience.
Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G: Dazzling design
Both the Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G carry forward the iconic thin and lightweight design that the Reno series has been known to provide. While the Reno6 5G is 7.59mm thin and 182g, the Reno6 Z 5G is about 7.9mm and weighs 173g. This means the smartphones are great to use but also great to hold, given Oppo’s Reno Glow texture at the back.
This means that there is a subtle shimmering effect to both smartphones’ back covers, while making them fingerprint-free. Through consistent development, the Reno Glow look and feel has become a recognizable feature of the Reno series and provides a unique design trait to its lineup.
Up on the front, each smartphone is slightly different. While both the Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G sport 6.4-inch AMOLED displays, the one on the Reno6 5G supports a 90Hz refresh rate. The latter is helpful for more fluidity in daily use. However, in terms of multimedia consumption, each smartphone is good. The AMOLED panel means a rich colors and a comfortable viewing experience when it comes to multimedia content of any form.
Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G: Strong performance
The highlight of the Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G is performance. Given the MediaTek processors on-board, you get strong performance both with regular usage and demanding gaming. On the Reno6 5G, you find the MediaTek Dimensity 900 Integrated 5G SoC whereas the Reno6 Z 5G is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G SoC.
Both these chipsets are designed to make high-end performance and gaming a breeze. You will benefit from faster FPS in games and better-connected experiences. Moreover, given the optimized nature of these chipsets, you benefit from power efficiency. This means you can play for even longer, which is great given the strong battery performance of the 4,300mAh battery on the Reno6 5G and the 4,310mAh battery on the Reno 6 Z 5G.
It is not just the chipset that makes performance on the Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G enjoyable though. Both smartphones are backed with 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage and a cooling system to adequately dissipate heat. Oppo’s Color OS 11 based on Android 11 also plays a key part providing features such as RAM expansion, a gamer mode, adjustable gaming touch features, theming and optimized charging for each smartphone’s battery. So, even though the smartphones support 65W and 30W fast charging technologies respectively, battery health can be maintained for a long period of time.
Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G: AI-powered optics
The beauty strong processing power is that it also translates well to optics. These days, we rely on algorithms and AI-powered enhancements to make our photos and videos look the best they can. And with the Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G, you can stay a step ahead of the game. Both smartphones feature a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP camera sensor. The only difference between the two is that the Reno6 5G has an extra color temperature sensor.
Features wise, you can take advantage of AI Portrait Video, Bokeh Flare Portrait, Focus Tracking among others. The most helpful feature though is AI Highlight Video, which brings out detail in videos even in the most challenging situations. This could be when shooting a scene involving challenging dynamic range or low-light. In both these scenarios, the Reno6 series can leverage AI and processing power to capture stand-out videos.
Oppo Reno6 5G and Reno6 Z 5G: Pricing and availability
The Oppo Reno6 5G and the Reno6 Z 5G are currently available in the UAE priced at Dh2,149 and Dh1,450 respectively. Each smartphone also comes with a free pair of earbuds and a stand.