Oppo lets you win some ultra-thin R5 smartphones (internationally)


Back in October, Oppo announced the Android-based R5 as the world’s thinnest handset (measuring 148.9 x 74.5 x 4.85 mm). Since then, Vivo introduced an even skinnier smartphone - the X5 Max - but the R5 still remains an impressively slim device.

The Oppo R5 can now be preordered internationally - even in the US - for $499. If you want the smartphone, but don’t have that kind of money to spend, there’s another way to get it: Oppo is giving away six R5 handsets in a sweepstakes that’s open to anyone (of age 18 or older) around the world.

Dubbed “ScavengeR5”, the sweepstakes simply asks you to spot the R5 handsets that are hidden throughout Oppo’s international website (at the source link below). When you find a hidden R5, click on it, fill out your contact details, share it, and you’re done. Winners will be selected randomly from all eligible entries. The sweepstakes ends on December 30.

As our Oppo R5 review concludes, the handset’s skinny construction comes with considerable disadvantages, including subpar battery life, an inadequate loudspeaker, and the lack of a standard 3.5mm audio jack. Even so, you probably wouldn’t mind winning an R5, so go check Oppo’s website if you want to enter the contest.

source: Oppo

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  • Display 5.2" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, Octa-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 2000 mAh

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22 Comments

1. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

It's too slim, I can't see it.

2. dfvt07

Posts: 5; Member since: Apr 16, 2012

couldn't find anyone

3. imran86

Posts: 208; Member since: Sep 14, 2012

it's not in the first page of the site. It could be on any page.

4. unix82

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 15, 2014

Found it :-) in both sites, global and india

5. imran86

Posts: 208; Member since: Sep 14, 2012

Please share the spot if someone found it.

6. unix82

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 15, 2014

sorry I can not post URLs since I'm a new registered user :-( , but it is/was in Find 7 pages in both Global and India sites . But I re-enter again and it was removed, either they remove it or just change it to another page. Good Luck.

7. imran86

Posts: 208; Member since: Sep 14, 2012

Checked that already, It's not there. Is it easily visible BTW?

8. unix82

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 15, 2014

it's about 1 cm silver line, I already have screenshots, for that.

9. unix82

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 15, 2014

it's somehow easy,but again, it's depend on your sight health ;-)

10. Ratheesh143

Posts: 14; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Nothing found. They are making us to look all the pages which no one had saw any other mobile phone pages than before.. :P

11. sherkhan

Posts: 34; Member since: Oct 02, 2014

Found it on the Find7 page!!!!

16. Vinayakn73

Posts: 207; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

yeh got it too. below the model of find 7

12. unix82

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 15, 2014

Guys... its there ..... in find 7 page , its around the sentence "Create your own GIF animations and share them with friends and families."

13. sionmars

Posts: 7; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

its not there i hope its not a scam

14. andrei.socaciu

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

found one. so definitely not a scam. ;)

15. AME85

Posts: 42; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

I went to the OPPO india page and it was right there on top of the Find7 page !!!

17. mdroid

Posts: 48; Member since: Mar 15, 2013

i found it on Find 7 page but it keeps moving all over. for general information, it looks as 2cm forward slash (/) icon pic and can be anywhere in their web page.

18. Hulas

Posts: 4; Member since: Feb 23, 2013

thanks man.. its really hard find though

19. rosenpin unregistered

It's in the find 7 page, it's html element code is the function it integrates is "findR5Win()" And its' image source is hidden-r5.png

20. kumar3

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

Can anyone pelase tell me where it's?

21. yabuk

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

I also can't find it, they hid it very well. Can somebody help?

22. sionmars

Posts: 7; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

screen shot or something can help

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