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Due to delays at our supplier, our fulfilment time's has recently increased to an average of 15-20 working days.
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Oppo A79 5G (8/256GB, Dual Sim, Purple, Special Import)

SKU 004714
by Oppo
Original price R 5,299.00 - Original price R 5,299.00
Original price
R 5,299.00
R 5,299.00 - R 5,299.00
Current price R 5,299.00

Buy the Oppo A79 5G (8/256GB) Dual Sim in Purple from Connected Devices.

Please note this product is a "Special Import" item which means that we import it for you, once an order is placed and paid for. Normally, these items arrive with us within 7-10 working days from order assuming no issues with stock availability. All "Special Import" items carry a warranty of 12 months. A restocking fee will apply for returns under the "Change of Mind" clause, due to the product being imported specially for you.

Oppo A79 5G - Overview

6.72 inch LCD display (LTPS)
With a peak brightness of 680 nits , the large 6.72 - inch LCD (LTPS) screen of the A79 5G smartphone shines sharply and conveniently illuminated even in bright sunlight.

In turn, it offers a high FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a wide 100% DCI-P3 color bed , as well as fast refresh rates of up to 90 Hz and touch sampling rates of up to 180 Hz .

What is the maximum volume of the OPPO A79 5G mobile?
The dual speakers complete this immersive experience through their rich stereo sound .

The A79 5G mobile phone supports Ultra Volume mode , with a maximum level of 200% for headphones and 300% for its own speakers.

5000 mAh battery with 33W SUPERVOOC charging
The OPPO A79 5G mobile phone is equipped with a 5000 mAh battery , capable of providing up to 26 hours of calls or up to 14 hours of streaming video playback without interruptions*.

In addition to the Super Energy Saving mode and the innovative Night mode , which keeps the phone on standby while you sleep, this is backed by the 33W SUPERVOOC fast charging , which takes the device from 0% to 51% in just 30 minutes*.

*Battery and charging data are based on tests conducted in OPPO laboratories. Actual results may vary due to changes in testing environment and usage conditions.

What processor is equipped with the OPPO A79 5G smartphone?
Thanks to the integrated 7nm MediaTek Dimensity 6020 chipset , the OPPO A79 5G smartphone offers excellent performance and low power consumption.

This is accompanied by 8 GB LPDDR4X RAM with expansion technology, which converts part of the available ROM space into virtual RAM to support the most demanding applications.

It also includes a large 256 GB UFS 2.2 storage memory .

50 MP dual rear camera and 8 MP front camera
Finally, the OPPO A79 5G mobile combines a 50 MP main camera and a 2 MP auxiliary camera on its rear to create a sensational bokeh effect in your portraits. It also uses Artificial Intelligence to improve snapshots and provide ultra-sharp images as a result.

And if we turn it around, we find an 8 MP front camera that supports HDR mode for selfies .

The dispatch time from our warehouse in Johannesburg varies based on the availability status of a product. Please note errors with availability may be encountered, in some instances without prior notice.

"In Stock" - These products normally ship within 1 working day.

"Available To Order" - Products which are available to order typically ship from us in 15_20 working days from order, assuming no issues with availability.

"Unavailable To Order" - These products are currently unavailable to order. In the event consistent supply becomes available, they will be made available for ordering.

Once your order has been shipped from us, delivery can be expected anywhere from 1-3 working days following the shipped notification. Delivery times are dependent on your location however can be influenced by external factors such as weather delays, load-shedding, traffic and overall volume of packages.

Contact us via for any more information concerning product delivery times.

  • We offer free delivery throughout South Africa, On orders over R700
  • All deliveries are done to your door and are fully insured.
  • Deliveries take place on weekdays only, during normal business hours.
  • Once you've received a notification that your order has been shipped, you will receive notifications at every status throughout the delivery. You can expect your parcel to arrive usually anywhere from 1-3 working days after this notification.
  • For information on product lead-times, please view the "Delivery Times" tab.
  • You also have the option to collect your order from our warehouse in Johannesburg, on weekdays only.
  • Please reach out to us via for any queries regarding the above.

Warranty ?

  • For all products where the title states "Local Stock", the full manufacturer warranty is provided, normally for 12 months.
  • For all products where the title states "Special Import", a warranty is provided exclusively by Connected Devices normally for 12 months.
  • For "Pre-Owned", we provide a minimum 3 month warranty. In some cases, the product still has the manufacturer warranty, which would be indicated on the product page.

Returning Goods ?

  • Simple, Hassle-Free Returns. We believe that returning your product should be as easy as it was when you placed your order for it.
  • We offer free returns, so we'll arrange the pick-up of your item and return it back to you at no cost. This does not apply to change of mind returns.
  • Pretty much all items on Connected Devices can be returned for any reason for a refund except items that we’ve ordered specially for you. These items are indicated by “Special Import” in the title of the product.
  • For any queries on the above or our policy please get in touch via

Changed your Mind Return ?

  • You have 7 days from the date of receipt to return a product to us for any reason whatsoever. This is in accordance with Section 44 of the ECT Act. Note that items marked as "Special Import" which have been imported specially for you, cannot be returned under this clause. These products can still be returned should they develop a fault, during the warranty period.

    Special Import
  • Where products have been imported from international markets, these products may differ in benefit and/or after sales support than the same product sourced in South Africa.  These products will be identified in the product title with the wording "Special Import".
  • Where Products are imported directly by Connected Devices or a non-authorized distributor, these products do not benefit from the exclusive offer in South Africa. This includes but is not limited to, the Wi-Fi offer, ADH Cover and Extended 24 Month Warranty period.
  • These devices carry a 12-month warranty, supported by Connected Devices in South Africa and not from the local manufacturer/distributor of the product.
  •  These products will be identified in the product title with the wording "Special Import".