Oppo A74 5G Vs Realme 8 5G: Which one is best smartphone?

Let’s compare both the smartphone, Oppo A74 5G and Realme 8 5G, and see what will the conclusion of Oppo A74 5G Vs Realme 8 5G.

Oppo recently launched Oppo A74 5G with Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Processor in India, and becomes first smartphone in India to launch with this processor.

Realme also launched the 5G variant of Realme 8, namely Realme 8 5G in India with Mediatek Dimensity 700 Processor.

Since the specifications of both the devices is very close except the processor, it is worth checking out which device outperforms the other. Let’s take a closer look at the Oppo A74 5G and Realme 8 5G to see which one is best.

Let’s see which 5G smartphone should you choose and which one should you ignore under the price of 20k!

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Oppo A74 5G Vs Realme 8 5G

ModelOppo A74 5GRealme 8 5G
Display6.49-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display6.5-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display
Refresh Rate 90Hz Refresh Rate90Hz Refresh Rate
Rear Camera48MP + 2MP + 2MP48MP + 2MP + 2MP
Battery5000 mAh Battery5000 mAh Battery
Charging18W Fast Charging18W Fast Charging
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G ProcessorMediatek Dimensity 700 5G Processor
Front Camera8MP Selfie Camera16MP Selfie Camera
Brightness550 nits Peak Brightness600 nits Peak Brightness
Back MaterialPlastic MaterialPlastic Material
Card Slot2+1 microSD slot2+1 microSD slot
FingerprintSide-mounted Fingerprint ScannerSide-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
Operating SystemColorOS 11.1 Based on Android 11RealmeUI 2.0 Based on Android 11
Graphics PPI405 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)405 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
Thickness8.4 mm8.5 mm
Weight188 grams185 grams
RAM6GB LPDDR4x RAM4GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM
ROM or Storage128GB UFS 2.1 Storage128GB UFS 2.1 Storage
Headphone Jack YesYes
SensorsGeomagnetic sensor, Proximity sensor, Optical sensor, Accelerometer, Gravity sensor, GyroscopeMagnetic induction sensor, Light sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyro-meter, Acceleration sensor
ColorsFluid Black and Fantastic PurpleSupersonic Black and Supersonic Blue
Pricing6GB+128GB – Rs 17,9904GB+128GB – Rs 14,999
8GB+128GB – Rs 16,999

Display

When it comes to the display, Oppo A74 5G comes with 6.5-inch FHD+ (2400×1080 pixels) IPS LCD Display with support of 90Hz Refresh Rate, 180Hz Touch sampling rate, and have a peak brightness up to 550 nits, and 90.5% Screen-to-body ratio.

On the other hand, the Realme 8 5G also comes with a 6.5-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with support of 90Hz Refresh Rate as well as a 180Hz touch sampling rate. The device has a maximum brightness of 600 nits and 90.5% screen-to-body.

Camera

Oppo A74 5G comes with 48MP Triple Rear Camera setup consists of a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP mono sensor, and has a 8MP Selfie Camera.

On the other hand, Realme 8 5G also comes with 48MP triple rear camera setup consists of a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP macro sensor and a 2MP portrait sensor, and has a 16MP selfie camera.

Performance and Connectivity

Oppo A74 5G is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G chipset paired with Adreno 619 GPU. This device further runs on Android 11 based ColorOS 11.1. In terms of connectivity, below is a list of the bands supported by the Oppo A74 5G.

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  • 2G: GSM, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • 3G: UMTS(WCDMA) bands 1/5/6/8/19
  • 4G: TD-LTE bands 34/38/39/40/41 (2496-2690 MHz)
  • 4G: LTE FDD bands 1/3/5/8
  • 5G: n1/28A/41/77/78

On the other hand, the Realme 8 5G is powered by Mediatek Dimensity 700 5G chipset paired with ARM Mali-G57 GPU. This device further runs on Android 11 based RealmeUI 2.0. In terms of connectivity, below is a list of the bands supported by the Realme 8 5G.

  • 2G: GSM:850/900/1800/1900
  • 3G: WCDMA:B1/B2/B5/B6/B8/B19
  • 4G: LTETDD:B34/B38/B39/B40/B41(2515-2675MHz)
  • 4G: LTE FDD:B1/B2/B3/B5/B7/B8/B28
  • 5G: NR_NSA n41(2515-2675MHz)/n77/n78
  • 5G: NR_SA n1/n28/n41(2515-2675MHz)/n78

Oppo A74 5G Vs Realme 8 5G: Conclusion

Both the smartphones are good but If you want a value for money device then you can definitely go with Realme 8 5G, because specifications of both the smartphone are almost similar.

After comparing Oppo A74 5G to the Realme 8 5G, it is hard to recommend Oppo A74 5G. However, some people will prefer ColorOS 11.1 over RealmeUI 2.0. But in terms of specifications, Realme 8 5G is the clear winner.

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